The first lecture of the Vice Chancellor‚Äôs lecture series on ‚ÄúAgro-Climatology, Rainfall Anomalies and Sri Lankan Agriculture‚ÄĚ by Dr. Ranjith Punyawradena, a Senior Research Officer, Natural Resources Management Centre, Department of Agriculture was held on 22 February 2016 at the Art Theatre, Faculty of Arts.
For the first time in the history, an international training program was held on February 11-12, 2017 at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital of University of Peradeniya by a qualified dog handler to train the dog handlers in all national forces in Sri Lanka including Sri Lanka Police, Army, Air force and Navy.
The Sociological Student Association 2016 batch of the Department of Sociology University of Peradeniya at its own expenses undertook the task of improving the physical facility at the new Arts Building premises so that university community can use the improved facility. The facility was declared open by ¬†Vice-Chancellor Prof. Upul¬† B. Dissanayake on 30th January 2017.
The Romanian Ambassador in Sri Lanka Dr. Victor Chiujdea, Charg√© d'Affairs a.i visited the University on 27th December 2016 to discuss the exiting academic collaborations with Romanian Universities and to explore the possibilities of further collaborations. He was accompanied by the Hon. Consulate of Romania in Kandy, Ms. Michelle Melder ¬†
The memorandum of understanding between the two institutes, University of Peradeniya and University of Chinese Academy of Sciences was signed today morning at the Senate building in University of Peradeniya. This newly formed partnership will open the arena for collaborative research programs mainly to investigate the major drinking water issue in Sri-Lanka.¬†
Orientation Programme to the New Entrants of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences¬† was held at the Main Lecture Theatre, Department of Medical Laboratory Science¬† on 12th December, 2016. Professor R L Wijeyeweera the Acting¬†¬†¬† Vice-Chancellor and the Deans of the Faculties participated on this occasion.
Orientation Programme to the New Entrants of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science¬†was held at the Auditorium of Farm Animal Production & Health on 06th December, 2016.¬†Professor Upul B. Dissanayake the Vice-Chancellor, Professor R L Wijeyeweera the Deputy¬†Vice-Chancellor and the Deans of the Faculties participated on this occasion