Theme: “Population and Sustainable Development” The 4th Annual Research Symposium of the Department of Demography, under the main theme of “Population and Sustainable Development”, was held on 15th December 2017, at the Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo, . Sub-themes: Fertility and Reproductive Health Population, Health and Poverty Migration and Urbanization Population Aging and Long Term Care Inter-disciplinary Studies, Education, Environment and […]
Annual Research Symposium – Faculty of Arts 21 – 22 November 2017 Under the broad theme of the University of Colombo conference, the Faculty of Arts has decided on the following theme for its research sessions: The Role of Humanities and Social Sciences in Research for Development Inauguration :
” Gee Pradeepartha” (ගී ප්රදීපාර්ථ) a book written by Ms. Kasuni Nadeeka, a second year Undergraduate of the Department of Sinhala, was launched on 22nd November 2017 at 3.00 PM in the New Arts Theatre, University of Colombo. The Keynote speech was delivered by Mr Jackson Anthony and the orchestra was conducted by Susil Amarasinghe and his Crew. This […]
The Department of Geography organized a Guest Lecture on Natural Hazards at the Room no. 23A, Department of Geography, on 14th November 2017 from 12.00 noon to 2.00 p.m. The lecture was delivered by Mr. Sugath Dissanayaka, Director (Awareness), Disaster Management Center, Colombo.
The Award Ceremony of Diploma in Sinhala was held on 31st October 2017 at 2.00 p.m. in the M B Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. The Vice Chancellor, Senior Professor Lakshman Disanayaka graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The Keynote speech was delivered by Emeritus Professor Gamini Dela Bandara, University of Kelaniya.
The Annual Research Symposium (වාර්ෂික පර්යේෂණ සැසිය) of the Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo, was held on 16th October 2017. Main theme : සිංහල අධ්යයන ක්ෂේත්රයේ අන්තර්ශික්ෂණීය ස්වභාවය
The Department of Sinhala will be organizing the Dean`s Trophy Literary Awards – 2017 (පීඨාධිපති සම්මාන සාහිත්ය තරඟාවලිය) for the fifth time, with collaboration of the Faculty of Arts. Applications are called for the Dean`s Trophy Literary Awards under the following Categories upto 20th of October 2017. Short Stories Novels Announcer Lyrics Short Plays Literary Criticism Photographs (size A4) […]
The Department of Sociology organized the monthly seminar for the month of October, on 16th of October 2017 at 3.00 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. in the Seminar Room of the Department of Sociology. At this seminar, Prof. R. L. Stirrat presented the lecture on “Forty Years On: The processes of change in a Sinhalese Fishing Village”. Prof. R.L. Stirrat taught at […]
The Confucius Institute, Faculty of Arts with collaboration of the Gannan Normal University, China organized the Chinese Rhythm and World Melody (Chinese Music & Dance Tour Performance, South Asia 2017) on 12th October 2017 at the New Arts Theater , University of Colombo at 12.oo noon. This event was sponsored by the Confucius Institute Headquarters, China […]