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ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE INDUSTRY FORUM (AccFIN2) - 2019

 

20-06-2019

TThe first ever Accounting and Finance Industry Forum (AccFIN2) organized by the Department of Business Finance, Faculty of Management, University of Peradeniya was held on 20th June, 2019 at the Senate Room of the University of Peradeniya

 

Undergraduate Research Symposium – 2019

 

15-06-2019

The first undergraduate research symposium of the Faculty of Dental Sciences was held on the 15th June 2019 at the K. Bambaradeniya auditorium of the Faculty, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, the Vice chancellor of the University.

 

Research on Wetlands; Water Quality Improvement

 

The project `Wetlands for Tropical Applications’ was initiated as a collaborative research of University of Peradeniya with Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and Saitama University, Japan. Wetlands have been used to improve the water quality from domestic wastewater, industrial wastewater, landfill leachate, polluted Lake Water as floating wetlands and etc.

 

Ceremony of Laying the Foundation Stone for the proposed building of the Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

 

13-06-2019

Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony for the proposed building of the Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya was held on 13th June 2019 at the auspicious time 09.11 am.

 

Inauguration of the New Building for the Department of Statistic & Computer Science

 

10-06-2019

Ceremonial opening of the New building of the Department of Statistic & Computer Science, Faculty of Science was held on 10th June 2019.

 

Opening of the New Canteen, Faculty of Engineering.

 

06-06-2019

Opening Ceremony of the New Canteen, Faculty of Engineering was held on 06th June 2019, at the Faculty premises.

 

Awareness Programme on Fire Safety

 

27-05-2019

The General Services Division of the University of Peradeniya organized an Awareness Programme on Fire Safety with the guidance of the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Prof. S. H. P. P. Karunaratne, the Chairman, University Safety Committee.

 

Re- appointment of the Dean /Faculty of Science

 

27-04-2019

Professor Saluka R. Kodituwakku, Professor in Statistics & Computer Science, was re-appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 27 April 2019.

 

Establishing Collaborations with Choonhae College of Health Sciences, Ulsan City, South Korea and Implementation of Staff & Student Exchange Programme.

 

Dr. Rasika Illeperuma, Senior Lecturer, Department of Medical Laboratory Science visited Prof. Hee Jin Kim, the President of the Choonghae College of Health Sciences, Ulsan, South Korea on invitation to discuss regarding the implementation of the student staff exchange programme between two universities.

 

Towards sustainable Environment Management, University of Peradeniya

 

28-05-2019

The Centre for Environmental Studies (CES) organized a workshop to share the good practices adapted by the Faculty of Science in chemical waste management and waste paper recycling with the other Faculties on May 17, 2019 at PGIS.

 

What is a nanosatellite ?

 

A nanosatellite though small in size (Ravana-1 measures only 10cmx10cmx10cm) is a highly complex electronic system comprising of multiple subsystems which collectively handle a multitude of tasks such as data processing, power supply...

 

Ceremony of Laying the Foundation Stone for the Administrative Building of the Faculty of Science

 

15-05-2019

Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony for the proposed Administrative Building of the Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya was held on 15th May 2019...

 

The University of Peradeniya wins the overall championship at the University Bioquest 2019

 

Mapping the unique biodiversity of Sri Lanka in a global contest involving 29 teams from leading Universities across the globe, University of Peradeniya has topped the University Bioquest 2019 competition with record scores.

 

Closing Ceremony of the Induction Program for Academic Staff – 2019

 

05-04-2019

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya completed the 16th Induction program for the probationary academic staff members on 05th April, 2019.

 

Undergraduate Internship and Research Symposium 2018’ of the Faculty of Management

 

04-04-2019

The Internship and Research committees of the Faculty of Management of the University of Peradeniya successfully conducted the ‘Undergraduate Internship and Research Symposium 2018 on 04th April, 2019.

 

CVCD Excellence Award 2018

 

19-03-2019

The awarding Ceremony of the Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Directors (CVCD) Excellence Awards was held on the 19th of March 2019 under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s House in Colombo.

 

Launching Ceremony of the Journal and Magazine of the Faculty of Management

 

03-04-2019

The Faculty of Management of the University of Peradeniya launched the maiden issues of its journal and magazine in a ceremony graced by Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, the Vice Chancellor and Prof. S.H.P. Parakrama Karunaratne, the Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University on 03rd April, 2019.

 

ICMME 2019 – The First International Conference in Mathematics and Mathematics Education in Sri Lanka

 

22-03-2019

The Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS) at the University of Peradeniya is a national institute that advances research and education of post-graduate students. Since its establishment in 1996, it has been a center of excellence in providing high-quality education to Sri Lankan and international students, while contributing towards the nation’s development with groundbreaking research.

 

“Expressions” Cine & Arts Festival

 

03-04-2019

The Art and Culture Unit of “Strengthening Reconciliation Processes in Sri Lanka Project” of GIZ Sri Lanka has engaged with the University of Peradeniya in a partnership for organizing “Expressions” Cine & Art festival from 3rd to 5th April 2019 at the Arts Theater, Faculty of Arts.

 

“April Pledge” in respect of a country free of drugs

 

The national programme on drug prevention, “A country free of drugs”, which has been launched under the direct supervision and direction of His Excellency the President of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

 

PGIHS Research Congress 2019 (PGIHS-RC-2019)

 

29-03-2019

The Postgraduate Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences (PGIHS) is a national institute of higher learning affiliated to the University of Peradeniya mandated to provide postgraduate instruction and training and engage in research in the fields of Humanities and Social Sciences. The PGIHS which is heir to the Postgraduate programme previously conducted by...

 

International Symposium on Water and Air Pollution: Recent Advances in Research Co-organized by Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and National Chung Hsing University (NCHU), Taiwan

 

29-03-2019

Having identified the significance of the investigation of pollution levels in the environment and novel research on possible remedial measures, the Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka together with National Chung Hsing University (NCHU), Taiwan,...

 

A Program on Thripitakabhivandana

 

22-03-2019

In parallel to the program launched to declare the Thripitaka as a world heritage, the University of Peradeniya organized a seminar on Thripitakabivandana introducing Thripitaka and its importance, from 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m. on 22.03.2019 at the Senate Room with the participation of the Vice-Chancellor Professor Upul B. Dissanayake.

 

World Oral Health Day – 2019
Organized by the Faculty of Dental Sciences

 

21-03-2019

World Oral Health Day 2019 was celebrated on 21st March 2019, by the Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya in collaboration with the Presidential task force on Drug Prevention, Center for Research in Oral Cancer (CROC), Oral Health Unit of the Office of The Regional Director of Health Services, Central province and Sri Lanka Army.

 

Annual Drama Festival 2019

 

26-03-2019

Annual Drama Festival 2019 Organised by the Arts Council, University of Peradeniya will be held from 24th to 29th March at the Sarachchandra Open Air Theatre.

 

JASTECA CSR/ SUSTAINABILITY-2018 “GOLD AWARD”

 

JASTECA CSR/ SUSTAINABILITY-2018 “GOLD AWARD” won by Noritake Lanka Porcelain (pvt) limited for the reforestation program organized in collaboration with Botanical society, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya, forest department and the local community

 

Ceremony of Laying the Foundation Stone for the Seven Storey Building of the Faculty of Arts

 

09-03-2019

Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony for the proposed Seven Storey Building for the Faculty of Arts of the University of Peradeniya was held on 9th March 2019 on the auspicious time 07.41 am.

 

Newly Appointed Dean for the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

 

26-02-2019

Dr. M.A.J.C Marasinghe, Senior Lecture, Department of Radiography/Radiotherapy was appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 26th February 2019.

 

Invitational National University Men's Kabadi Championship 2019

 

The Invitational National University Men's Kabadi Championship 2019 commenced for the 2ndconsecutive year at the University of Peradeniya. This Tournament was organised by the Sports Council and the Department of Physical Education and the event was graced by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor S.H.P.P. Karunaratne and the Dean, Faculty of Agriculture Professor D.K.N.G. Pushpakumara as the Chief Guest and Guest of Honour respectively...

 

Wilfred P Jayasekara High Voltage Laboratory

 

2019-02-23

On Friday 23rd of February 2019, High Voltage Laboratory of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering was named as Wilfred P Jayasekara High Voltage Laboratory after renovating and refurbishing in the presence of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya.

 

Faculty of Agriculture Undergraduate Research Symposium (FAuRS) – 2018, University of Peradeniya

 

2019-02-21

The Faculty of Agriculture Undergraduate Research Symposium – FAuRS-2018, was successfully staged on 21st February 2019 for the fifth consecutive year at the Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya.

 

Seminar on Environmental Health and Natural Science

 

2019-02-02

Associate Professor Mona SÌbø, Assistant Professor Tone Jøran Oredalen and Senior Advisor Anette Nordheim, being the resource persons from University of South-Eastern Norway conducted a Seminar on Environmental Health and Natural Science at University of Peradeniya on 01 February 2019.

 

A Talk on “Water: Soft in Nature, Hard in Science”

 

2019-01-30

Prof. Enge Wang, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences delivered a talk on “Water: Soft in Nature, Hard in Science” on 30 January 2019 at the Chemistry Auditorium, Faculty of Science.

 

Delegation from Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

 

2019-01-29

Prof. Yuansong Wei, Deputy Director, Research Centre for Eco-Environmental Sciences and Prof. Eng. Wang, Former Vice- President of Chinese Academic of Science visited University of Peradeniya on 29 January 2019.

 

Delegation from University of South-Eastern Norway (USEN)

 

2019-02-01

Prof. Tone Jøran Oredalen, Prof. Mona SÌbø and Ms. Anette Norheim Fredly from USEN visited University of Peradeniya on 01 February 2019. A meeting with Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice- chancellor, University of Peradeniya was held to discuss the possibilities of establishing academic & research collaborations between the two institutions.

 

Postgraduate Diploma Awarding Ceremony – 2019

 

2019-02-15

The First Postgraduate Diploma Awarding Ceremony of the Postgraduate Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences (PGIHS) was successfully held at the Arts Theatre (AT), Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya on 15th of February 2019.

 

Inauguration of Induction Programs for Non-Academic Staff

 

2019-02-12

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya commenced two more induction programs for the Non-academic staff of the University.

 

Renewal of the Joint PhD Agreement between University of Peradeniya (UoP) and Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

 

2019-02-13

A delegation from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) visited University of Peradeniya on 13th February 2019.

 

Courtesy visit of South African High Commissioner

 

2019-02-12

H.E. (Ms) Robina P. Marks the High commissioner of South Africa in Sri Lanka made a courtesy visit to University of Peradeniya and met Professor S.H.P.P Karunaratne, Acting Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya, Dr. Shameen Jinadasa, Acting Director International Affairs Office and Dr. Athula Withanawasam, Head, Department of Political Science, Faculty of Arts at the Vice Chancellor’s office on 12th February 2019.

 

INSECTS OF MAHAUSAKANDE - A STORY OF CONSERVING AN ABANDONED RUBBER PLANTATION INTO A REGENERATING TROPICAL FOREST

 

Emeritus Professor Jayanthi Edirisinghe and Professor Inoka Karunaratne of the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya along with a nature lover photographer from Ukraine, Mr. Roman Prokhorov authored a coffee table book which was edited by a conservation biologist Dr. Sriyanie Miththapala with a mission- ‘Insects - Hidden Treasurers of Mahausakande”.

 

University Colours Awarding Ceremony for the years 2017 & 2018

 

2019-02-01

Colours Awarding Ceremony of the University of Peradeniya for the years 2017 & 2018 was held on 1st February 2019 at the University Gymnasium under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya.

 

WHITE COAT CEREMONY OF THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE UNIVERSITY OF PERADENIYA

 

The tradition of White Coat Ceremonies was initiated in Pritzker School of Medicine in the University of Chicago in 1989. Later in 1993 in Colombia University of Physicians and Surgeons, a foundation was established for humanism and patient centred care in medicine...

 

Ceremonial Opening of the New Geology Building, Faculty of Science

 

2019-01-31

Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya Professor Upul B. Dissanayake ceremonially opened a New Geology Building on 31st January 2019 at the Science Faculty premises.

 

Delegation from USA

 

2019-01-28

Prof. David Damrel, Associate Professor of Religious Studies of the University of South Carolina, Dr. Dixie Damrel, a botanist and the Curator of the Clemson University Herbarium located in Clemson, South Carolina in the USA and Dr. Markus Dettenhoffer, an ERASMUS scholar from Czech Republic visited University of Peradeniya on 28th January 2019.

 

Career Fair 2018 at Faculty of Engineering

 

2019-01-26

The annual Career Fair of Faculty of Engineering was held on 26 January 2019 at the faculty premises.

 

Robarosiya Certificate awarding Ceremony

 

2019-01-22

Career Guidance Unit (CGU), University of Peradeniya conducted a three month training of trainees programmes to Robarosiya students society members and completed two batches of trainees by now (2017 & 2018).

 

Delegation from Delhi Technological University, India

 

2019-01-22

Prof. Anu Singh Lather is Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dr. Ruchika Malhotra, Associate Dean (IRD) and Associate Professor in Computer Science & Engineering department, Delhi Technological University, India visited University of Peradeniya (UoP) on 22 January 2019.

 

DNA barcoding of Sri Lankan mosquitoes

 

Species identification is essential for many biological studies. Morphological characters and DNA barcoding are two major approaches used in species identification. The modern system of taxonomy, referred to as ‘DNA barcoding’, which is based on molecular techniques, has become increasingly popular as it potentially produces results with very high precision and accuracy within a short period of time, compared to traditional morphology- based taxonomy...

 

Saving the next generation Reforestation of degraded lands in Knuckles Forest Reserve, Sri Lanka

 

2018-11-18

Five thousand seedlings of native tree species (10 different species) were transplanted to degraded site closer to the Pitawala Patna on 18th of November 2018 under the second year program of ‘Saving the Next Generation: Reforestation of Degraded Sites at Knuckles Forest Reserve, Sri Lanka...

 

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya commenced the 16th Induction program on 21st January 2019

 

2019-01-21

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya commenced the 16th Induction program on 21st January 2019. The program will be held during the following periods at the Staff Development Centre.

 

Feasibility Study to Establish a Comprehensive "Sensor Based end to end Early Warning System" for Hydro-Meteorology Induced Disasters in Sri Lanka NerveNet lab installation at the Faculty of Engineering at University of Peradeniya

 

2019-01-23

A delegation comprising Dr. Masugi Inoue/ Director of International Research Advancement Office, Global Alliance Department, NICT (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology), Dr.Yasunori Owada/ Senior Researcher, Resilient ICT Research Centre,  Dr.Goshi Sato/  Researcher, Resilient ICT Research Cente, Mr.Toru Sanefuji/ Chief Technical Officer, Nassua Solutions, and Mr. Yoshimasa Gunji/ Counsellor, BHN Association visited the office of the Vice-Chancellor on 23rd January 2019 and discussed about the Feasibility Study to Establish a Comprehensive "Sensor Based end to end Early Warning System" for Hydro-Meteorology Induced Disasters in Sri Lanka.

 

The Annual Outreach Program of the Welfare Association, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya

 

2018-12-29

Himbiliyakada Primary School in Handungamuwa Wasgamuwa National Park border was the destination for the 4th consecutive Annual Outreach Program of the Welfare Association of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya.

 

Welcome ceremony for new entrants, Faculty of Agriculture

 

2019-01-18

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya was held at the Theater of the Animal Science Department, on 18th January 2019, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya.

 

A delegation from Choonhae College of Health Sciences, Ulsan City, Korea

 

2019-01-18

A delegation comprising four Professors from Choonhae College of Health Sciences, Ulsan City, Korea visited the office of the Vice-Chancellor on 18th January 2019 and developed an MOU for student exchange.

 

Welcome ceremony for new entrants, Faculty of Arts

 

2019-01-07

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya was held at the University Gymnasium, on 07th January 2019, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya.

 

Inauguration Ceremony of the Workshop for G.C.E. (A/L) Physics Teachers

 

2019-01-16

Inauguration Ceremony of the Workshop for G.C.E. (A/L) Physics Teachers of the Uva Province organized by the Science Education Unit, University of Peradeniya and sponsored by the Uva Provincial Department of Education, was held on 16th January 2019 at the Chemistry Auditorium.

 

MoU Signed between ESSEX University, UK and University of Peradeniya

 

2019-01-11

A delegation from Essex University, UK comprising Professor Anthony Forster/ Vice Chancellor, Sandeep Sharma/ Director of the Regional Office in India, Sally Day/ International Partnerships Officer and Satha Alaga/ Senior Finance Business Partnering Manager visited the office of the Vice-Chancellor on 11th January 2019 and signed an MoU with the UoP.

 

Welcome ceremony for new entrants, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

 

2019-01-03

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science, University of Peradeniya was held at the Farm Animal Auditorium, on 03rd January 2019, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya.

 

Welcome ceremony for new entrants, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

 

2019-01-03

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya was held at the Faculty Auditorium, on 07th January 2019, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya.

 

Welcome ceremony of the new entrants, Faculty of Management

 

2019-01-02

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Faculty of Management, University of Peradeniya was held at the Faculty Auditorium, on 19th December 2018, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya.

 

Welcome ceremony for new entrants, Faculty of Science

 

2019-01-02

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya was held at the University Gymnasium, on 02nd January 2019, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya. The inauguration of the Post Graduate Diploma in Education (Full Time) course was held on 2nd January 2019 at the Department of Education, Faculty of Arts.

 

The Inauguration of the Postgraduate Diploma in Education.

 

2019-01-02

The inauguration of the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Full Time) course was held on 2nd January 2019 at the Department of Education, Faculty of Arts.

 

President’s Awards for high quality research publications made in 2016

 

2019-01-01

Congratulations on receiving the President’s Awards for high quality research publications made in 2016 in journals indexed in Science Citation Index/ Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI/SCIE), at the annual ceremony organized by the National Research Council.

 

New year celebrations 2019

 

2019-01-01

May this year Bring new Achievements in your work and Happiness of the life. Wish you a Happy, Prosperous and fruitful new year 2019

 

Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) International Conference 2018

 

2018-12-14

POMS - USA organized their first Sri Lankan conference on December 14-16, 2018 called POMS 2018 Sri Lanka. The University of Peradeniya was a Technical Sponsor of this event along with the IEEE Sri Lanka chapter, the Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL), and the Chartered Institute of Logistics Sri Lanka.

 

9th international Conference On Sustainable Built Environment 2018

 

2018-12-13

9th International Conference on Sustainable built environment 2018 was held on 13th December 2018 at Earl’s Regency hotel, Kandy

 

74th Annual Scientific Sessions of SLAAS - 2018

 

2018-12-18

Prof. S.H.P. Parakrama Karunaratne, Senior Professor & Chair of Zoology, and the Deputy Vice Chancellor of University of Peradeniya was awarded the General Research Committee Award at the Inauguration ceremony of the 74th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLAAS) held on 2nd December 2018 at the BMICH under the patronage of Hon. Dr. Sarath Amunugama, Minister of Foreign Affairs.

 

Awareness Programme on Quality Assurance Activities for students
10th of December 2018

 

2018-12-13

Internal Quality Assurance Unit of University of Peradeniya organized an awareness programme on QA activities for students on 10th of December 2018 from 8.00 am onwards.

 

International Conference on Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown Aetiology

 

2018-12-13

Chronic Kidney Disease of unknown Aetiology (CKDu) has emerged as a significant public health issue in Sri Lanka, with disease clusters recorded in five provinces in the country.

 

06th Invitational Inter-University Hockey Tournament “PERA Sixes” was ceremonially commenced on 23rd November 2018

 

2018-12-13

The 06th Invitational Inter-University Hockey Tournament “PERA Sixes” was ceremonially declared open by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Prof. S.H.P.P. Karunaratne on 23rd November 2018 at the hockey field, University of Peradeniya.

 

CDCE Convocation

 

2018-12-11

The 09th Convocation for External Graduands of the University of Peradeniya was held on 06th December 2018 at Mahinda Rajapaksha Auditorium, NICD, Polgolla, Kandy and during the two sessions 1026 Graduands were conferred the Degrees of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Administrations (online).

 

Professor H.A. de S. Gunasekera Memorial Oration 2018

 

2018-12-10

Professor H.A. de S. Gunasekera Memorial Oration 2018 organized by Department of Economics and Statistics, Faculty of Arts and the Professor H.A. de S. Gunasekera Memorial Trust Fund, was held on 4th December 2018 at the Senate Room, University of Peradeniya.

 

President’s Awards for Scientific Publications-2018

 

November is the date in the National Research Council Calendar for recognizing scientists with high quality research publications. In 2018, publications made in 2016 in journals indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) are considered for award.

 

Demise of Prof. Jayadeva Thilakasiri Emeritus Professor of Sanskrit

 

2018-11-29

Professor Jayadeva Thilakasiri Emeritus Professor of Sanskrit, University of Peradeniya passed away on 29th November 2018.

 

Opening ceremony of “Open Gym” at University ground

 

2018-11-28

Opening ceremony of the “Open Gym” organized by the Department of Physical Education was held on 28th November 2018 at the University ground. Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya participated as the Chief Guest of the ceremony.

 

Passing out ceremony of Forty Kelani Saviya Students

 

2018-11-27

A leading power and telecommunication cable manufacture in Sri Lanka, Kelani Cables PLC, organized the passing out ceremony for forty Kelani Saviya Students who successfully completed their final examination held recently at the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Peradeniya (UoP).

 

Inauguration ceremony of the 7th Union of Geographical Information Technology (UGIT) International Conference

 

2018-11-24

The inauguration ceremony of the 7th UGIT International Conference organized by the Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya and was held on 24th November 2018 at the PGIHS Auditorium of University of Peradeniya under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University.

 

International Conference on the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ICHSS) 2018

 

2018-11-22

International Conference on the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ICHSS) was organized by the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya for the 4th consecutive year. The inauguration ceremony was held on 22nd November 2018 at the Senate Room, University of Peradeniya.

 

Official opening of the Dental E-Learning Unit (DELU)

 

2018-11-21

Opening ceremony of the Dental E-Learning Unit (DELU) organized by the Executive Committee of the Dental E-Learning Unit was held on 21st November 2018 at the Faculty of Dental Sciences premises under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya.

 

Tree planting ceremony

 

2018-11-17

The inauguration ceremony of the Tree planting campaign organized by the Peradeniya Engineering Faculty Alumni Association was held at the Faculty of Engineering premises on 17th November 2018.

 

Re-opening of the Structured Laboratory, Faculty of Engineering.

 

2018-11-17

Re-opening Ceremony of the Structured Laboratory, Faculty of Engineering was held on 17th November 2018, at the Faculty premises.

 

30th Annual Congress, Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture (PGIA)

 

2018-11-15

The Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya organized the Annual PGIA Congress 2018 for the 30th consecutive time. The Inauguration ceremony was held at Amaya Hills Resort, Heerassagala, Kandy on 15th November, 2018.

 

Re- appointment of the Dean /Faculty of Agriculture

 

2018-11-14

Professor D.K.N.G Pushpakumara, Senior Professor in Crop Science, was re-appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 14th November 2018.

 

Inauguration Ceremony of the Workshop for G.C.E. (A/L) Chemistry Teachers

 

2018-11-13

Inauguration Ceremony of the Workshop for G.C.E. (A/L) Chemistry Teachers of the Uva Province organized by the Science Education Unit, University of Peradeniya and sponsored by the Uva Provincial Department of Education, was held on 13th November 2018 at the Chemistry Auditorium. Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya, participated as the Chief Guest in this event.

 

Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS) Research Congress (ResCon) 2018

 

2018-11-09

The "PGIS Research Congress (ResCon) 2018" organized by the Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS), University of Peradeniya was successfully held on the 9th and 10th of November 2018. The congress was a premier event in the academic calendar of scientists in Sri Lanka and provides the opportunity for researchers to disseminate their findings and update their knowledge on the cutting-edge scientific research in Sri Lanka.

 

6th Peradeniya International Economics Research Symposium

 

2018-11-08

The Department of Economics, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya organized the Annual International Economics Research Symposium (PIERS-2018) for the sixth consecutive time. The inauguration of PIERS-2018 was held at the Conference Hall of the Postgraduate Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences (PGIHS) on 8th - 9th November, 2018.

 

Artistic Interspaces of Malaysia Symposium (AIMS 2018)

 

2018-11-08

The opening ceremony of Artistic Interspaces of Malaysia Symposium (AIMS 2018) was held on 8th November 2018 at the Faculty Seminar Room, Faculty of Arts. The Symposium was organized by The Department of Fine Arts, University of Peradeniya and The Faculty of Film, Theater and Animation, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.

 

Welcome ceremony of the new entrants, Faculty of Dental Sciences

 

2018-11-07

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya was held at the K. Bamberadeniya Auditorium, Faculty of Dental Sciences on 07th November 2018, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya.

 

University of Peradeniya – A member from ANSO family

 

2018-11-03

Vice-Chancellor, Prof Upul B. Dissanayake participated the Inaugural meeting of “Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO) in the Belt and Road Region” during Nov 3-5, 2018 in Beijing, China.

 

Newly Appointed Dean for the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

 

2018-10-31

Dr. D.M.S. Munasinghe, Senior Lecturer, Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences was appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 31st October 2018.

 

1st Runner up of the Best Annual Reports and Accounts

 

2018-10-29

University of Peradeniya received 1st Runner up of Best Annual Reports and Accounts Awards for Public Sector -2015 at a ceremony held at the BMICH on 29th October 2018.

 

Two day Workshop on “Self Evaluation Report (SER) Writing”

 

2018-10-26

The Internal Quality Assurance Unit conducted a two-day workshop on “Self Evaluation Report (SER) Writing” from 25th to 26th October 2018 at the Main Hall, Department of Education, Faculty of Arts.

 

A new Dean for the Faculty of Engineering

 

2018-10-26

Professor G.B.B Herath, Professor in Civil Engineering was appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 26th October 2018.

 

Certificate Awarding Ceremony of the Staff Development Centre

 

2018-10-23

The 02nd Certificate Awarding Ceremony of the staff development programs was held on 23rd October 2018 at 3.00 p.m. in the Senate room of the University of Peradeniya. One hundred and fourteen staff members who completed following programs conducted by the Staff Development Centre (SDC) received certificates at the event.

 

Donation of equipment to the University Health Centre arranged by the AAUP

 

2018-10-23

With the generous sponsorship of the AAUP Chapter in Western Australia (Perth), the Alumni Association of the University of Peradeniya (AAUP) donated the following items to the Health Centre of the University of Peradeniya.

 

4th Workshop on solar energy under the “Solar Edu-Training National Project for students of Nugawela Central College

 

2018-10-22

A series of hands-on workshops to raise the awareness of 4000 school children on the importance of solar energy utilization and to provide them with hands-on experience working with solar energy driven devices is an intricate part of the “Solar Edu-Training” National project, implemented by the Ministry of Science, Technology...

 

Welcome ceremony for new entrants, Faculty of Medicine

 

2018-10-22

The welcome ceremony of the new entrants to the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya was held at the Physiology Lecture Theatre, Faculty of Medicine on 22nd October 2018, under the patronage of Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya.

 

The Book Launching Ceremony

 

2018-10-18

The Launching Ceremony of the book “Social and Cultural History of Sri Lanka from 13th Century AC to 15th Century AC” was held on 18th October 2018 at the Senate Room University of Peradeniya.

 

Inauguration of the Split Ph.D program between University of Peradeniya and Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)

 

2018-10-16

The Inauguration of the Joint Split Ph.D program between Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya and the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) was held on 16th October 2018 at Faculty of Engineering.

 

Launching of Website for International Conference to mark the Bi-centenary of 1818 Freedom Struggle (ICFS 1818).

 

2018-10-16

The Vice-Chancellor Professor. Upul B. Dissanayake inaugurated the launching ceremony on 16th October 2018 at the Senate Room, University of Peradeniya.

 

Seminar and Skills Development Workshop on “Theory and Practice of Problem Based and Flipped Learning” A training the trainer session

 

2018-10-12

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya conducted a two-day Seminar and Skills Development Workshop on “Theory and Practice of Problem Based and Flipped Learning” on 12th and 13th October, 2018 in the auditorium of the Staff Development Centre.

 

Professor D.E Hettiarachchi Memorial Oration

 

2018-10-10

The late professor D.E Hettiarachi memorial oration was held at the Senate room on 10th October 2018. The memorial lecture was delivered by Professor Emeritus K.N.O. Dharmadasa on “Professor Hettiarachchi and University of Ceylon, Peradeniya”.

 

Ag Tech 2018” Agricultural Technology Exhibition

 

2018-10-07

The Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Peradeniya has organized the “Ag Tech 2018” Agricultural Technology Exhibition commencing from 4th to 7th October 2018 at the Mahailupallama sub-campus premises celebrating its 70 years of excellence in higher education in Agriculture and the 50th year of the Mahailupallama sub-campus.

 

VISIT OF PAKISTAN HIGH COMMISSIONER

 

2018-10-05

Mr. Hasnain Yousaf (Head of Chancery) the High commission of Pakistan in Sri Lanka paid a curtsey visit to UoP and met the Vice-Chancellor University of Peradeniya on 05th October 2018.

 

The Cornerstone ceremony for the China Sri Lanka Joint Research and Demonstration Centre for water technology was held at the University of Peradeniya on 28th September 2018.

 

2018-09-28

This ceremony was held with the participation of distinguished guests Mr. Yang Zucyuan, Economic & Commercial Counselor, Embassy of the People’s Republic of China to Sri Lanka, Mr. DGMV Hapuarachchi, Secretary, Ministry of City Planning & Water Supply, Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor and other university officials of University of Peradeniya, Prof. WU Yueliang – Vice-Chancellor, University of Chinese Academy of...

 

Faculty of Science Industry Day - 2018

 

2018-09-28

The Faculty of Science Industry Day 2018 (FOSID-2018), organized for the fifth consecutive year by the Science Industry Interaction Cell (SIIC) was held at the Faculty premises on 28th September, 2018. Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya ...

 

Workshop on "IP-Based Innovation & Tech Transfer"

 

2018-09-26

With the intention of sharing their expertise with the University on commercialization of our inventions, WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) and the COSTI (Coordinating Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation) facilitated a Workshop on "IP- Based Innovation & Tech Transfer” on 26 September 2018 from 11.00 am- 3.00 pm at the Chemistry Auditorium, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya.

 

INDUSTRY DAY PROGRAMME AT THE VETERINARY TEACHING HOSPITAL

 

2018-09-19

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences of Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science (FVMAS) held the ‘Industry Day programme’ on 19th September 2018, to establish functional co-operation between Veterinary Teaching Hospital,

 

Re-appointment of the Dean Faculty of Arts

 

Professor O.G. Dayarathna Banda, Professor in Economics and Statistic was re-appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 01.10.2018

 

A new Dean for the Faculty of Medicine

 

Senior Professor A.S Abeygunawardena, Senior Professor in Pediatrics, was appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 12.09.2018.

 

A new Dean for the Faculty of Dental Sciences

 

Dr. J.A.V.P.Jayasinghe - BDS (SL), MS (Rest.Dent) - (Col) -Senior Lecturer in Prosthetic Dentistry was appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 10.08.2018

 

Training Workshops for Academic and Non-Academic Staff on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

 

Two training workshops for the Academic and Non-Academic staff of the University of Peradeniya on sexual and gender-based violence were held on September 17 and 19, 2018, at the Staff Development Centre of the University

 

World Physiotherapy Day Programme

 

2018-09-09

The Department of Physiotherapy – Faculty of Allied Health Sciences in collaboration with the Department of physiotherapy – Kandy Teaching Hospital, celebrated World Physiotherapy Day on 9th September 2018 at the Kandy Teaching Hospital.

 

Opening ceremony of Rajya Osusala in University premises

 

2018-09-01

Honorable Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senarathne and the Vice-Chancellor Professor Upul B. Dissanayake ceremonially opened a Rajaya Osusala branch in University Premises on 1st September 2018 for the benefit of the University Community and the general public.

 

The 6th International Conference on Sri Lanka – Japan Collaborative Research (SLJCR 2018)

 

2018-09-01

The 6th International Conference on Sri Lanka – Japan Collaborative Research (SLJCR 2018) was held at the Postgraduate institute of Science (PGIS), University of Peradeniya on 1st September, 2018.

 

SLJCR Workshop and Seminar

 

2018-08-31

The “Bridge to Japan” workshop organized by the Sri Lanka Japan Study Center and International affairs Office as a prelude to the SLJCR 2018 conference was held on the 31st of August, 2018, at the Postgraduate Institute of Science from 9 am to 12 am. The workshop was aimed at encouraging and providing advice to university academics to form research partnerships with Japanese researchers to produce collaborative research.

 

Lankanectes pera a new endemic species of Corrugated Frog from Sri Lanka, named in honor of University of Peradeniya

 

About seven years ago, when we were beginning to take a closer look at the vocalizations of frogs, from within the dark forested streams of the highest peaks of the Knuckles mountains, we came across a booming call that we had never hear before. We thought that it was a new species. One of my friends also brought this species to the notice soon afterwards.

 

Meeting with Vice-Chancellor and Deans at the Vice-Chancellors office on 31st August 2018

 

2018-08-31

President of Niigata University, Japan Professor Sugata Takahashi and his delegation visited to UoP and met the Vice-Chancellor University of Peradeniya and Deans of faculties at the Vice Chancellor’s office on 31st August 2018. After welcoming the delegates Professor Upul B. Dissanayake Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya conveyed his sentiments on the Niigata-Peradeniya Sister Link program.

 

Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendation to Prof. Kamala Liyanage

 

2018-08-31

Emirates Professor Kamala Liyanage received the Japanese Foreign Minister’s commendation for Promoting Research on Japan in Sri Lanka. The award was presented by the Japanese Ambassador H.E. Mr. Kenichi Suganuma at the awarding ceremony held at Earl’s Regent Hotel on 31st August 2018. The Vice-Chancellor Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor S.H.P.P Karunratne, Deans of faculties and Japanese delegates with academic staff of UoP were present at this occasion.

 

Induction Program for Stenographers, Clerks and the Staff of Allied Grades of the University

 

2018-08-30

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya commenced the 4th Induction Program for Stenographers, Clerks and the staff of Allied Grades of the University on 30th August, 2018. The inauguration ceremony was held at the auditorium of the Staff Development Centre.

 

Delegation of University of Chinese Academy of Science (UCAS) Visits to the University of Peradeniya

 

2018-08-29

China - Sri Lanka construction project team and other delegates from University of Chinese Academy of Science of China (UCAS) visited University of Peradeniya on 29th August 2018. The group had a discussion on the commencement ceremony of the Advance Research Laboratory at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya.

 

Meeting held between the Delegates from Incheon National University (INU), Republic of Korea and University of Peradeniya (UoP)

 

2018-08-20

Deputy Vice- Chancellor, UoP welcomed the delegation to the UoP and presented a general introduction on the University to the gathering.

 

Induction Program for Technical Officers and the Staff of Allied Grades of the University

 

2018-08-15

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya commenced the 3rd Induction Program for Technical officers and the staff of Allied Grades of the University on 15th August, 2018. The inauguration was held at the auditorium of the Staff Development Centre and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Prof. Parakrama Karunaratne and Bursar Mr. E.A.R.M. Edirisinghe graced the occasion. Thirty-six staff members of the above categories who had not undergone a similar training were enrolled in this training program.

 

Commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the new Dental Hospital and building complex of the Faculty of Dental Sciences

 

2018-07-26

The commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the new Dental Hospital and building complex of the Faculty of Dental Sciences under the Japanese Grant Aid Programme was held on the 17th of July at the Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peadeniya.

 

Re-appointment of the Vice-Chancellor

 

2018-07-26

Prof. Upul Bandara Dissanayake has been appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya for the second term by His Excellency the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka with effect from the 01st August, 2018 for period of three years.

 

Second Induction Program for Laboratory Attendants of the University

 

2018-07-03

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya organized the 02nd Induction Program for Laboratory Attendants of the University. The inauguration was held in the auditorium of the Staff Development Centre on 26th June 2018.

 

Delegation from China University of Geosciences, China

 

2018-07-02

A delegation from China University of Geosciences, China visited University of Peradeniya on 21 June 2018.

 

The Collaborative Research Laboratory QBITS is launched at University of Peradeniya.

 

2018-06-28

The new collaborative research laboratory QBITS was declared open at the Faculty of Science on 8th of June 2018 by Prof. UpulB.Dissanayake,Vice Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya

 

Visit of the Vice Chancellor, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Agricultural University of Bangladesh

 

2018-06-28

The Vice-Chancellor of the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University of Bangladesh paid a courtesy visit to meet Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya on 20th June 2018.

 

Undergraduate Internship and Research Symposium – 2017

 

2018-06-26

The “Undergraduate Internship and Research Symposium – 2017” jointly organized by the Faculty Internship Committee and Faculty Undergraduate Research Committee of the Faculty of Management, University of Peradeniya

 

Ceremony for the award of Pakistan Jinnah Scholarship -2018

 

2018-06-25

High commission of Pakistan has been awarding Jinnah Scholarships to the Sri Lankan students since 2006. Over the years, more than 1700 students have benefited from the scholarships.

 

Commemoration of Dr. R.L.Wijayawardana

 

2018-06-17

A commemoration ceremony,followed by a pirith chanting was held on 11th of May 2018 atthe Department of Physics, Faculty of Science in remembrance of Dr. Ranjith L. Wijayawardana.

 

Saving the Next Generation: Restoration of lower montane forests at Knuckles Forest Reserve (First Census)

 

2018-06-16

First census of the seedling transplants was conducted by the Botanical Society of the University of Peradeniya on 28th April 2018. Twelve members of the Society measured 1200 seedlings transplanted into degraded grasslands at Knuckles Forest Reserve.

 

REACH FOR WATER- The Charity run

 

2018-06-14

The Charity run of the signature community service project REACH FOR WATER of the Rotaract Club of university of Peradeniya ended in high spirits gifting Kandy a massive charity run experience. Chronic Kidney Disease of unknown etiology (CKDU)

 

Opening Ceremony of the Human Anatomy Museum

 

2018-06-01

The Museum of Human Anatomy was inaugural opened by the Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya on 28.05.2018 in the Faculty of Medicine.

 

03rd Peradeniya University Physiotherapy Congress 25th - 27th May, 2018

 

2018-05-30

The Department of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya had organized the 03rd Peradeniya University Physiotherapy congress from 25th - 27th May 2018 at the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya.

 

International Conference on Transforming Agricultural Extension Systems: Towards Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for Global Impact

 

2018-05-22

The Department of Agricultural Extension, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Agricultural Extension Association (SLAEA),

 

Inauguration ceremony of the certificate course in empowering women in politics (Tamil Medium)

 

2018-05-22

The inaugural session of the certificate course in empowering women in Politics (Tamil medium) was conducted on the 19th May, 2018 at the Faculty Auditorium, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya.

 

Inaugural ceremony of the Study Abroad Program offered to Michigan State University on 16.05.2018

 

2018-05-22

Second study abroad training program on Applied International Development Practice and policy in Sri Lanka was ceremonially inaugurated on 16th May 2018 at 9.00 am at the board room of Faculty of Agriculture.

 

Opening of the Palm-leaf manuscript Preservation and Conservation Unit in the Main Library

 

2018-05-17

The ceremonial opening of the Palm-leaf manuscript Preservation and Conservation Unit was held 15thMay 2018 under the patronage of Prof.Upul B. Dissanayake, theVice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya.

 

Officials of the AHEAD Project visit the University of Peradeniya

 

2018-05-17

The officials of the World Bank-funded project on Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) visited the University of Peradeniya on 25 April 2018 on an awareness building programme of the project.

 

New appointments of Security Guards to the University of Peradeniya

 

2018-05-17

Simple ceremony was held at the senate room on 14.05.2018 to award letters of appointment to the newly appointed Security Guards to the University of Peradeniya. Nineteen security personnel were awarded letters of appointment by the Vice-Chancellor.

 

Visit by Norwegian Team

 

2018-05-10

Sidsel Holmberg of the Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU)with the team members of the project “Human rights and reconciliation in a post-conflict multicultural society” funded by SIU through the Norwegian Partnership Programme

 

Laying a foundation stone for Veterinary Large Animal Hospital

 

2018-05-08

Laying a foundation stone was done for the Veterinary Large Animal Hospital in the Department of Farm Animal Production and Health of the Faculty of Veterinary medicine and Animal Science.

 

Dream Venture- Startups For Women

 

2018-05-04

The inauguration of "Dream Venture- Startups for Women" organized by IEEE Women In Engineering Sri Lanka Section was held successfully at Information Technology Center of University of Peradeniya on 28th of April 2018.

 

Meeting with the Chinese Academy of Sciences to discuss on China-Sri Lanka Joint Research Center at UoP

 

2018-05-01

The meeting with the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the representatives of the UoP was held at the Office of the Vice- Chancellor, University of Peradeniya.

 

Collaborative Study in Sri Lanka Feasibility Study to Establish a Comprehensive "Sensor Based end to end Early Warning System" for Hydro-Meteorology Induced Disasters in Sri Lanka, Utilizing "Resilient Communication System" for Effective Disaster Management

 

2018-05-01

 

International Nursing Congress 2018

 

2018-04-18

Placing an apparent record in the history of Nursing Profession in Sri Lanka the “International Nursing Congress 2018” organized by the Department of Nursing, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya was held on 6th and 7th, April 2018 at the Oak Ray Regency Hotel, Kandy.

 

Capacity Building Workshop on BBA Online Syllabus Revision (From 23rd to 27th March, 2018)

 

2018-04-18

In fulfilling a long felt need the CDCE initiated the BBA online syllabus revision process with support from the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) in New Delhi, India. The inaugural ceremony of the capacity building workshop was held on 23rd March 2018.

 

The 3rd steering committee meeting of the project CApacity Building in Asia for Resilience EducaTion (CABRET)

 

2018-04-18

The 3rd steering committee meeting of the project CApacity Building in Asia for Resilience EducaTion (CABRET) was held at the University of Peradeniya and Mahaweli Reach Hotel, Kandy Sri Lanka from 5th March to 10th March 2018.

 

Centennial School Science Practical Programme at the Science Education Resource Centre, Faculty of Science

 

2018-02-26

The Science Education Unit, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya organized the centennial School Science Practical Programme at the Science Education Resource Centre, Faculty of Science on 21st February 2018.

 

Handing over ceremony MOU between Sri Lanka Telecom and University of Peradeniya

 

2018-02-25

The Sri Lanka Telecom PLC premier telecommunication service provider of Sri Lanka and the University of Peradeniya signed a historic MOU to further strengthen the collaboration between two institution.

 

Training Workshop on Urban Landscape Ecological Planning

 

2018-02-22

Post Graduate Institute of Social Science and Humanities (PGIHS) of the University of Peradeniya has organized the first Training Workshop on Urban Landscape Ecological Planning (TWULEP)

 

“Vidusarani” – Launching the Annual Classic Article collection

 

2018-02-25

The launching of the “Vidusarani” Annual Classic Article collection was held on 08.02.2018 at the Arts Theatre. Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya was the Chief Guest.

 

Induction Program for Academic Staff – (01st Program in the year 2018

 

2018-02-06

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya commenced the 01st Induction program conducted for probationary academic staff members in the year 2018 on 05th February, 2018.

 

Six-day Induction Program for Technical Officers and Allied Grades of the University

 

2018-01-28

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya has organized the 2nd Induction Program for technical officers and the staff of allied grades of the University, and the program commenced on 10th Wednesday, January 2018.

 

Five-day induction program for newly recruited clerks and the staff of allied grades of the university.

 

2018-01-28

Staff Development Centre of the University of Peradeniya commenced the 3rd Induction Program for newly recruited clerks and the staff of allied grades of the university.

 

The Next Generation

 

2018-01-12

The Botanical Society of the University of Peradeniya (BOTSOC) joined hands with the Forest Department of Sri Lanka, Noritake Lanka Porcelain (Pvt) Ltd. and local community to restore degraded lands at Knuckles Forest Reserve on 10th of December 2017.

 

Annual Out Reach Programme - Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

 

2018-01-09

The Staff Welfare Association of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya proudly conducted its annual outreach programme for the 3rd consecutive time at the Athadutuwewa Junior School, Handapanagala in Wellawaya area on 26th December 2017.

 

Appointment of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor

 

2018-01-04

Professor S.H.P. Parakrama Karunaratne of the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science assumed duties as the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya with effect from 01st January, 2018 for a period of three years.

 

UOP-NTU Conference

 

2018-01-04

The University of Peradeniya (UOP) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore jointly organised the UOP-NTU NEWRI Environment & Community Sustainability Symposium.

 

Familiarization Session with Sociology Internship Programmes and Launching of “Samaja Nireeksha” Student Journal

 

2018-01-04

The Sociology Department Organized a Familiarization Programme with Sociology Internship Programme 2017 and launching of Student Journal Samaja Nireeksha 2017.

 

Signing of an Agreement between Brandix Lanka Limited and the University of Peradeniya

 

2018-01-04

A ceremony to sign an agreement between the University of Peradeniya and the Brandix Lanka Limited took place on December 28, 2017 at the Office of the Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya.

 

ASEAN Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award

 

2018-01-04

The Project “Mitigation of Pollution at Kandy Lake and Mid Canal Sri Lanka” carried out under Lien Environmental annual fellowship won the Asian Outstanding Engineering achievement award conferred by the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organization (AFEO) at its 35th annual conference held in Bangkok, Thailand on 18th November 2017.

 

Awareness Programme on “Quality Assurance Activities”

 

2017-12-30

The Internal Quality Assurance Unit of the University of Peradeniya organized a one day Awareness Programme on “Quality Assurance Activities” on on 14th December 2017, from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm at the Royal Botanical Garden, Peradeniya

 

Launching of the International Double Degree Program Masters in Wireless Communications Engineering

 

2017-12-20

The launching ceremony of the Double Degree Program on Master’s in Wireless Communications between University of Peradeniya and University of Oulu, Finland was held on the 14 of the December, 2017 at OZO, Colombo.

 

Ceremony of Unveiling the Statue of Sir Ivor Jennings – Founder Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya

 

2017-12-11

The unveiling of the statue of Sir Ivor Jennings the Founder Vice-Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya was held on 6th December, 2017.

 

The Research Symposium of the Master of Education Programme 2016/17

 

2017-12-10

The Research Symposium of the Master of Education Programme 2016/17 (Research Symposium 2017) of the Department of Education, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya was successfully held on 30th November, 2017 at the premises of Department of Education, University of Peradeniya.

 

Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (iPURSE) 2017

 

2017-12-06

Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (iPURSE) 2017 is one of the most prestigious events of the university. Disseminating world-class research is of utmost importance and this is a major event which enables achievement of that goal.

 

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