Inauguration

Mar
30

Inauguration Ceremony of the Diploma in Sinhala Programme – 2019, 30th March

The inauguration ceremony of the Diploma in Sinhala programme (8th batch) was held on 30th March 2019 at the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. Senior Professor Premakumara De Silva, Dean – Faculty of Arts, chaired the inauguration ceremony and the welcome address was delivered by Professor Sandagomi Coperahewa, Head – Department of Sinhala. Professor Jinadasa Danansuriya, a former Professor […]

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Mar
23

Inauguration Ceremony of Master of Arts in Sinhala 2019/20 – 23rd March

The Inauguration Ceremony of the Master of Arts in Sinhala 2019/20 programme was held on 23rd March 2019 at the M.B. Ariyapala Auditorium. Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Colombo presided over the function as the Chief Guest and also delivered the Keynote Address.  Senior Professor Premakumara De Silva, Dean, Faculty of Arts, Professor Sandagomi Coperahewa, Head […]

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Jan
26

Orientation Programme 2019 – 7th Feb.

The Inauguration ceremony of the Orientation Programme for new entrants (2018/2019) to the Faculty of Arts, was held on 07th February 2019.  The Vice-Chancellor, Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, Dean-Faculty of Arts Senior Professor Premakumara de Silva were presided over the ceremony. This programme is to be continued upto 14th February with various events.

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Oct
16

Award Ceremony and the Inauguration Ceremony – Certificate Course in Communicative Arabic – 13th Oct.

The Award Ceremony of the first batch of students and the Inauguration Ceremony of the second batch of students of the ‘Certificate Course in Communicative Arabic’, conducted by the Arabic and Islamic Civilization Unit, was held on 13th October 2018 (Saturday). The award ceremony was presided by Professor Premakumara De Silva, Dean – Faculty of Arts,  Dr. N. Gafoordeen […]

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Sep
29

Inauguration Ceremony – Diploma in Journalism – 29th Sept.

The inauguration ceremony of the Diploma in Journalism course which is conducted by Journalism Unit, was held on the 29th September 2018 at 9.30 am in M. B. Ariyapala Auditoriuum, Faculty of Arts. Professor Premakumara de Silva – Dean – Faculty of Arts, Professor Samantha Herath – Coordinator – Journalism Unit, Professor Emeritus J. B. Dissanayaka, Dr. Edwin Ariyadasa, staff of Journalism Unit […]

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Jul
21

Inauguration Ceremony – Certificate Course in Politics and Governance – 21st July

The inauguration ceremony of the 7th batch the Certificate Course in Politics and Governance which is conducted by Department of Political Science & Public Policy, was held on the 21st of July 2018 at 9.30 am in the Political Science Auditorium, Department of Political Science and Public Policy. Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake – Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo, Professor Premakumara de Silva – […]

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Jul
21

Inauguration Ceremony – ​Masters in Buddhist Studies – 21st July

The inauguration ceremony of the ​Masters in Buddhist Studies (2018/2019) which is conducted by the Department of Buddhist Studies, University of Colombo, was held ​on ​21st July 2018. Ven. Prof. M. Dhammajothi Thera, Head – Department of Buddhist Studies delivered the welcome speech.  The Invited Speaker was Prof. Kapila Abhayawansa, Vice Rector – International Buddhist College (Thailand).  Prof Premakumara De Silva, Dean, ​F​aculty of […]

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May
05

Inaugural Ceremony – Certificate Course in “Introduction to Buddhist Studies” – 05th May

The Department of Buddhist Studies commenced a certificate course in Introduction to Buddhist Studies on 05th May 2018. The course aims to provide a substantial knowledge of Buddhism in English through the Buddhist sources and to improve the students’ skills to translate Pali verses and process. The eminent scholars Prof. Oliver Abenayake, Prof. Ven. M. […]

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Apr
28

Inauguration Ceremony – MA in Sinhala 2018 , 28th April

The inauguration ceremony of the ​MA in Sinhala 2018 conducted by the Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo was held ​on ​28th April 2018 at 9.30 am at  M B Ariyapala auditorium, ​D​epartment of Sinhala. Prof Premakumara De Silva, Dean, ​F​aculty of Arts​,​ graced​ the occasion as the Chief Guest and Prof Ashoka Premarathne, Professor of Linguistics, ​University of Kelaniya  delivered the keynote address.  

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Apr
27

Inauguration Ceremony – Diploma in Sinhala 2018 , 27th April

The inauguration ceremony of the Diploma in Sinhala – 2018 conducted by the Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo was held ​on ​27th April 2018 at 9.30 am at  M B Ariyapala auditorium, ​D​epartment of Sinhala.   Prof Premakumara De Silva, Dean, ​F​aculty of Arts​, grace​d the occasion as the Chief Guest and Dr. Praneeth Abeysundara, Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology […]

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