Research Symposium

Mar
26

Annual Research Symposium 2021 – Social Sciences and Humanities in the Digital Age and in Pandemic Times – 26th March 2021

The Department of Sociology, University of Colombo is a department with a proud history of 50 years of teaching and learning in the social sciences. The Department offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the field of Sociology as well as Social Work, Anthropology and Psychology. The Annual Research Symposium organized by the Department of […]

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Dec
06

ICONArts-UCLC 2020 : 16th & 17th Dec.

International Conference of the Faculty of Arts (IConArts 2020) on Inclusion, Equality and Diversity in Higher Education & the 1st International Research Symposium on Understanding Chinese Language and Culture (UCLC 2020)   The Faculty of Arts together with the Confucius Institute organized the sixth International Conference of the Faculty of Arts (IConArts 2020) on Inclusion, Equality and Diversity in Higher […]

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Nov
24

International Research Symposium (DemARS 2020) – 24th Nov.

The First International Research Conference of the Department of Demography, University of Colombo took place virtually on 24th of November 2020 via Zoom. This was also the inaugural international edition of the 7th Annual Research Symposium of the Department of Demography under the theme of “Population and Sustainable Development“ with a number of national as well as international participants. […]

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Nov
22

Annual Conference on ‘International Relations & the Bystander Effect’ : 21st -22nd Nov.

First Annual Conference of the Department of International Relations (INCOIRe) was held during 21st -22nd November 2020. This year’s theme was ‘International Relations & the Bystander Effect’. The Conference began with the Department of International Relations’ a capella group ‘19-65 Chorus’ rendering of the national anthem. Dr. Maneesha Wanasinghe-Pasqual welcomed all to the Conference by […]

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Jul
24

Undergraduate Research Symposium 2020 – 24th July

The Faculty of Arts organised their 2nd Undergraduate Research Symposium – Humanities and Social Sciences 2020 on 24th July 2020 via zoom. It is the first attempt to host an undergraduate research symposium virtually in the University of Colombo and possibly in Sri Lanka.  The Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo, Senior Professor Chandrika N. Wijeyaratne was the Chief Guest and the […]

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Nov
15

Corpora, Archives & Performance: Sri Lankan Languages and Literature : 13th-14th Nov. 2019

.“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. 2019

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. 2019

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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