CDCE Convocation  

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).

The ceremony was presided by the Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya, Professor KM De Silva. The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Upul B. Dissanayke; the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Parakrama Karunaratne; Acting Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Prof. S. Vijesandiran; the Dean, Faculty of Management, Dr. M. Alfred; the Dean, Faculty of Science, Prof. Saluka Kodithuwakku, and the Dean, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Prof. Vajira Jayasinha graced this all important event. Senior Professors, Professors, Heads of Departments and other Academic Staff members of the Faculties of Arts, Management and Science also participated in this event. Acting Registrar, Bursar, one of the Senior Assistant Librarians of the University of Peradeniya on behalf of the Acting Librarian and many Deputy Bursars, Deputy Registrars, Senior Assistant Registrars, and Assistant Registrars of the University of Peradeniya were also present in this ceremonial occasion.

The convocation for external graduands - 2017 of the University of Peradeniya was organized by the Director of the Centre for Distance and Continuing Education, University of Peradeniya, Prof. Mallika Pinnawala together with three Deputy Directors of the CDCE, Dr. Sanath Wijesundara, Dr. W.D. Chandarsena, and Dr. S. Maheshwaram and also with Acting Registrar & Deputy Registrar of CDCE , Mr. Saman Rajapaksha, Assistant Registrar of the CDCE, Ms. Nilanjani Rajapaksha, Assistant Bursar of the CDCE, Mr, Indika Basnayake, System Analyst, Ms Virangya Senevirathne and the non academic staff of the CDCE under the guidance of the Chairman of the convocation Committee and the Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Prof. O.G. Dayarathne Banda.