A delegation from Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania visited the University of Peradeniya on March 17, 2017. Professor dr. eng. Loan Vasile Abrudan, Rector of the Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania, Professor. Dr. eng. Daniel Munteanu, Vice-Rector for Students and Liaison with the Economic and Socio-Cultural Community and Professor Alexandru Lucian CURTU, Professor for Dendrology and Forest Genetics at Department of Forest Sciences, University of Transilvania met the Vice-Chancellor where discussions were made to expand the existing agreement between the two universities to exchange students and staff between Transilvania and Peradeniya.
The meeting was aimed to initiating new research collaborations and academic exchange. Following to the meeting at the office of the Vice-Chancellor, the delegates met the Deans of the Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Agriculture. The delegation was coordinated by Professor Anoma Abhayarathne and facilitated by the International Research Centre.