As the valued identity of the University of Colombo, our university holds the exclusive copyright for its logo. Our logo must never be abused nor altered. It is essential that its proper use requires that you follow the guidelines detailed below and provided by the university administration. All currently registered and enrolled staff members and students are permitted to use the logo in their academic and administrative material. This is also possible for the aforesaid individuals who liaise with approved external bodies/agencies where official permission has been granted by the Registrar University of Colombo.

HOW TO DOWNLOAD THE LOGO

The logo is available to download in PNG format and its also available in Color and Black & White formats. You may click on the required file format in the given link below to download.

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BLACK & WHITE LOGO

HOW TO USE THE LOGO

In order to maintain the university’s visual presence, you are requested to follow the guidelines when you re-upload or print the logo in another media.

  1. The logo requires maintaining one of the color types in Hexadecimal, RGB or CMYK as shown in the color table. The background must be clear and if you wish to construct symbolic logos, you must get the permission from the university registrar.
  2. Please do not use a part of the logo or obscure by using any other design element. You need to maintain the logo’s minimum exclusion zone which is equal to 10% of the logo’s width & height respectively from the boundary. Nothing should fall within this area.
  3. The minimum width should be 35mm and you are kindly requested to not alter the current logo width: height ratio which is 1: 1.46.
  4. You should use the latest updated logo on the university official website and not use any previous version(s) of the logo that is now outdated.
COLOR TABLE
COLOR HEXADECIMAL RGB CMYK
Maroon #800000 128, 0, 0 29%, 100%, 100%, 38%
Gold #F4D569 244, 213, 105 95%, 13%, 71%, 0%
Black & Maroon #6B0000 107, 0, 0 33%, 100%, 100%, 50%
White #FFFFFF 255, 255, 255 0%, 0%, 0%, 0%
Black #000000 0, 0, 0 100%, 100%, 100%, 100%
LOGO EXCLUSION ZONE
UPDATED: 12:43 PM 1/17/2020