Department of International Relations, University of Colombo welcomed world-renowned scholar, founder of the Department of Peace and Conflict Research, University of Uppsala, Sweden Senior Professor Peter Wallenstein to deliver a guest lecture on “Quality Peace“. The event was graced by the Dean, Faculty of Arts Senior Professor Premakumara De Silva, Heads of Departments, Senior Professors, professionals in […]
Guest Lecture on “Reversing the Gaze: Populism, Political Society and Political Affect in Europe and South Asia”- 29th Jan.
Professor Benedikt Korf from Department of Geography, University of Zurich delivered a lecture “Reversing the Gaze: Populism, Political Society and Political Affect in Europe and South Asia” on the 29th Janauary 2020 at the Auditorium of Department of Political Science and Public Policy. This lecture was organised by the Department of Political Science and Public Policy and moderated by Dr. Pradeep Peiris. Several […]
Economics undergraduates have secured five (05) awards out of ten (10) research themes at the SAESM 2020 held in Kathmandu, Nepal. Out of five (05) winners four (04) are from Department of Economics, University of Colombo. South Asia Economics Students Meet (SAESM) is an annual event for undergraduates studying Economics in Seven (07) South Asian […]
The Department of Sociology organized the monthly seminar for the month of January, on 22nd January 2020 from 12.00 noon – 1.00 p.m. in the Seminar Room of the Department of Sociology. At this seminar, Dr. Shihan de Silva Jayasuriya delivered the lecture on “The History and Sociology of Sri Lankan Baila”. Dr Shihan de Silva Jayasuriya is a Senior Fellow at the […]
Under the patronage and guidance of Snr. Prof. Premakumara de Silva, Dean Faculty of Arts, and in collaboration with the Centre for Disability Research Education and Practice (CEDREP)- Faculty of Arts, the sixth lecture on the Dean’s Lecture Series of the Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo was organised to be delivered by Prof Tom […]
The closing ceremony of the first Vocational Chinese Training Program conducted by the Confucius Institute, University of Colombo, in Sri Lankan Customs was held on 14th January 2020, at the Wonder Hotel in Colombo. Dean of Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo, Senior Prof. Premakumara De Silva, Deputy Director of Sri Lankan Customs, M.S.A. Hassan, both […]