The launch of ‘ගුත්තිල කාව්යය‘ and ‘උසස් පෙළ ගුත්තිල කාව්ය සංග්රහය‘ , edited by Prof. Ven. Agalakada Sirisumana Thero,- Department of Sinhala, was held on 18th July 2017, at 2.00 pm in the Dr. Lionel Edirisinghe Auditorium (06th floor), Faculty of Music, University of Visual & Performing Arts. These books are published the M. D. […]
The launch of “නිදහසේ පස් පියුම කාව්ය සංග්රහය”- a poetic book, written by Muditha Madhushanka Herath – final year undergraduate following the Special Degree in Geography, was held on 05th July 2017, at 1.00 pm in the Room no. 23 (Cartography Room) , Department of Geography. The publisher of this poetic book is Godage […]
The film ‘Premaya Nam’ (ප්රේමය නම්) was screened on 05th July 2017, 2.30 pm onwards at the New Arts Theatre, University of Colombo. The event was organized by the Sinhala Society, Department of Sinhala. Shyam Fernando Samanalee Fonseka, Kalpana Ariyawansa and Vindana Ariyawansa were there at this event.
The Confucius Institute, Faculty of Arts hosted the Beijing Opera Troupe on 22nd June 2017, from 3.00 to 4.30 pm. at the New Arts Theatre (NAT), University of Colombo. The Beijing Opera is referred to as the quintessence of China. As the largest Chinese opera form, it is extolled as ‘Oriental Opera’. This opera form has […]
The Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo organized a Memorial Seminar of late Professor Siri Gunasinghe, on 19th June 2017 at 10.00 am in the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. Dr. (Ms) Latha Gurusinghe , Head – Department of Sinhala delivered the introductory lecture and the guest lecturers were Emeritus Professor K. N. […]
The Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts organized a guest lecture on “Landslide Disaster in Sri Lanka”, on 17th June 2017, at 3.00 pm in the Auditorium – Department of Sociology. The lecture was delivered by Dr. Thusitha Amarasekera, Former Dean – Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University.
The Department of Geography, University of Colombo commemorated this year’s World Environment Day on 14th June 2017 under the theme of “Connecting People to Nature” with a series of activities. The inauguration ceremony was held at the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Faculty of Arts. The Chief Guest of this event was Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake […]
The inauguration ceremony of the Chinese Language Extension Courses was held on 10th June 2017 in the Main Library Auditorium, University of Colombo at 10.00 am. The Chief Guest was the Vice Chancellor of the University of Colombo, Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake. The four courses are : Chinese Language for Beginners Chinese Language Proficiency for […]
The Sri Lankan Forum of University Economists was established in February, 2012 with the intention of enabling closer cooperation, dialogue, research and academic enhancement among the professionals in Economics serving in the Sri Lankan Universities. The forum, an initiative of the Department of Economics of the University of Colombo, has now completed five years of […]