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

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. The programme is offered to 13 students from Michigan State University, USA. Three Sri Lankan students from Faculty of Agriculture also took part in the program.

The inaugural ceremony was graced by Prof.Upul B. Dissanayake (Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya)Prof.Gamini Pushpakumara (Dean, Faculty of Agriculture), Prof.Hashini Galhena (Coordinator, Michigan State University), Dr.Chalinda Beneragama (Director, Agriculture Education Unit) and many other members.

The programme was organized and conducted by the Agricultural Education Unit of Faculty of Agriculture as a result of the MOU signed between two universities. The three week long programme will be conducted from 16th May to 2nd June 2018 at Peradeniya, Pollonnaruwa, Sigiriya, Thalawakelle and NuwaraEliya.