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Mar
01

Regional Workshop on External Vulnerabilities in South Asia, 28th Feb – 1st March

As the “Asian Century” unfolds South Asia is expecting to be a major player in driving the future growth. Despite the vast diversity in the region including cultural and economic differences, collaborative actions are required for effective management of future challenges. As the economic growth rates get accelerated; the region’s exposure to external vulnerabilities also […]

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Feb
28

Workshop on ‘Writing Research Abstracts’ – 28th Feb.

A workshop on ‘Writing Research Abstracts’ was held on 28th February 2019 at the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. The workshop was a preliminary step to the first Undergraduate Research Symposium, to be held on 12th March 2019. The purpose of the workshop was to give an understanding of how to write a coherent and well-structured […]

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Feb
27

Guest Lecture on “The two types of Saṃskāra-s in Sarvāstivāda Abhidharma” – 27th Feb.

The Department of Buddhist Studies organized a guest lecture on “The Two Types of Saṃskāra-s in Sarvāstivāda Abhidharma” on 27th February 2019, at Room No. 282 from 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm . The lecture was delivered by Ven. Illukewela Dharmarathana Thero, Head – Department of Buddhist Philosophy, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka, Homagama.

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Feb
16

Certificate Awarding Ceremony – 16th Feb.

The Department of Buddhist Studies, organized a Certificate Awarding Ceremony for the students who have passed theCertificate Course in Introduction to Buddhist Studies (2018) and also to welcome the new batch of students (2019), on 16th February 2019 in the Economics Auditorium, Faculty of Arts. The Vice-chancellor Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake, – Emeritus Professor, Buddhist and Pali University Prof. Oliver […]

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Feb
16

Inauguration and certificate awarding ceremony of the Certificate Course in Politics and Governance (CCPG)-16th Feb.

The inauguration and certificate awarding ceremony of the Certificate Course in Politics and Governance conducted by Department of Political Science & Public Policy was held on the 16th of February 2019 at 9.30 a.m. at the Political Science Auditorium, Department of Political Science and Public Policy. Certificates were awarded to the participants of the 6th batch, who successfully completed […]

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Jan
27

Monthly Seminar, Department of Sociology – 14th Feb.

The Department of Sociology  organized the monthly seminar for the month of February, on Thursday 14th February 2019 from 2.00 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. in the Seminar Room of the Department of Sociology.  At this seminar,  Dr. Tharindi Udalagama delivered the lecture on  “That’s not Love but Greed!: Perspectives on Love and Sex after Marriage” . Dr. Udalagama is a product […]

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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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Jan
23

15th South Asian Economics Students’ Meet (SAESM)

SAESM is one of the unique platforms which provides young economists in the South Asian region to share their research findings and to present them to a wider audience. The Department of Economics University of Colombo was the chief organizer of this year’s event which was held between 21st of January to 23rd of January […]

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Jan
12

Guest Lecture on “Arabic Language in the Business World” – 19th Jan.

The Arabic and Islamic Civilization Unit has organized a guest lecture on “Arabic language in the business world” on 19th January, 2019 from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm at the Board Room, Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo. The lecture was delivered by Assistant Professor Shuhaib Alam, – Jamia Millia University, New Delhi, Editor in Arabic / Encyclopedia on Hajj and […]

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Nov
28

Book Launch – ආසම පාට දම් පාට – 28th Nov.

The launch of “ආසම පාට දම් පාට”- a poetic book, written by Susith Nimantha Siriwardena – final year undergraduate following the Special Degree in Sociology, was held on 28th November 2018, at 2.30 pm in the M. B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Faculty of Arts. Professor Premakumara de Silva, Dean – Faculty of Arts , graced this occasion and the book was critically […]

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