Research Symposium

Nov
15

Corpora, Archives & Performance: Sri Lankan Languages and Literature : 13th-14th Nov.

.“Corpora, Archives and Performance: A Conference on Sri Lanka Languages and Literature” organised by the Department of English, University of Colombo, was recently held with the participation of Prof. Chandrika Wijeyaratne, Vice Chancellor, Prof. Premakumara de Silva, Dean, Faculty of Arts and Dr. Shermal Wijewardene, Head, Department of English. Day One included an address on […]

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Nov
06

Conference on ‘Discovering Central Europe and the Asia-Pacific’ : 5th – 6th Nov.

The Departments of International Relations and Economics from the Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka in collaboration with the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies, University of Warsaw, Republic of Poland held a two day Conference titled: ‘Discovering Central Europe and the Asia-Pacific: Harnessing the future of Poland-Sri Lanka Relations through multi-track […]

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Sep
04

International Symposium on ‘SOCIOLOGY FOR EVERYDAY LIFE’ : 3rd – 4th Sept.

The International Research Symposium of the Department of Sociology organized in celebration of its fiftieth milestone, with the theme ‘Sociology for everyday life‘ was held successfully on the 3rd and 4th of September 2019 at the University of Colombo premises. The inauguration ceremony was held on the 3rd of September at the College House Auditorium. The Chief […]

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Mar
12

Undergraduate Research Symposium 2019 – 12th March

The first Undergraduate Research Symposium of the Faculty of Arts was held on 12th March 2019.  Final year B. A. (Hons) Degree students of the Faculty of Arts presented 59 research abstracts in the technical sessions.  The abstracts were based on original research work and all accepted abstracts were published in the Proceedings of the Undergraduate Research Symposium 2019, Faculty […]

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Nov
19

Young Economists Conference Colombo 2018 – 19th Nov.

The ‘Young Economists Conference Colombo 2018’ of the Department of Economics, was held on 19th November 2018, at the Department of Economics, University of Colombo. Senior Professor Nayani Melegoda, Dean – Faculty of Graduate Studies represents the Vice-Chancellor, University of Colombo – Senior Professor Lakshman Dissanayake and the Keynote Speaker was Dr. Sarath Rajapathirana. This was an opportunity […]

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Nov
09

Annual Research Conference – Faculty of Arts, 8th & 9th Nov.

The Annual Research Symposium of the Faculty of Arts, under the main theme of “Challenges and Opportunities in the Advancement of the Humanities and Social Sciences in the Digital World”, was  held on 8th – 9th November 2018, at the Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo. The keynote address was delivered by Dr. Ganeshan Wignaraja, Executive Director, Lakshman Kadirgamar […]

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Oct
30

5th Annual Research Symposium 2018 – Department of Demography – 23rd Nov.

The Annual Research Symposium of the Department of Demography, under the main theme of ““Population and Sustainable Development”, was held on 23rd November 2018, at Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo. Sub-themes : Fertility and Reproductive Health Population and Development Gender, Health and Poverty Mortality and Morbidity Migration and Urbanization Population Aging and Long Term Care Other Population related Issues Ms. […]

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Oct
17

8th Annual Sinhala Studies Symposium (සිංහල අධ්‍යයන සැසිය) – 17th Oct.

The 8th Annual Sinhala Studies Symposium organized by the Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo, was held on 17th October 2018 ​from 9.00 am – 6.00 pm at the Department of Sinhala. This year, the conference theme was “Sinhala Studies at Crossroads” and the event was extended through following sub-themes enabling a participation of wide range of scholars from both academic and non-academic […]

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Dec
08

4th Annual Research Symposium – Department of Demography – 15th Dec.

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 […]

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Nov
17

Annual Research Symposium – Faculty of Arts – 21st & 22nd Nov.

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 :      

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