MORE COOPERATION IN EDUCATION AND SKILLS TRAINING SL=INDIA TO COMMIT

SL-INDIA commit to more cooperation in education and skills training at ITEC Day celebration To mark 58 years of capacity building partnership between India and Sri Lanka through Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC), High Commission of India in Colombo…

PRESIDENT’S FUND ALLOCATES SCHOLARSHIPS TO ADVANCED LEVEL STUDENTS

Sep 25, 2022 Scholarships for AL students from President’s Fund President Ranil Wickremesinghe has issued instructions to resume the program of awarding scholarships through the President’s Fund to students who have passed the G.C.E. Ordinary Level (O/L) examination and qualified…

SEND OFF CEREMONY FOR TECHNICAL INTERN TRAINEES ATTENDED BY JAPANESE AMBASSODOR

Japan Ambassador attends send-off ceremony of technical intern trainees Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka – Mr. Mizukoshi Hideaki attended the send-off ceremony today (16) held by Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment to give words of encouragement for 26…

FOR PERADENIYA UNDERGRADS PART-TIME JOBS WITHIN THE UNIVERSITY

Part-time jobs for Pera undergrads within university The administration of the Peradeniya University has made arrangements to provide part-time employment opportunities within the university for the undergraduates. Peradeniya University Vice-Chancellor Professor M.D. Lamawansa said plans have been made to provide…

SHORT SECOND TERM SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ANNOUNCED FOR JUST FIVE DAYS FROM SEPTEMBER 08th INSTANT

2nd term school vacation announced Holidays for the second term of schools this year will be from September 08 to September 12, the Ministry of Education states. Accordingly, the school vacation for the 2nd term will only be for 05…

NEW COURSES TO BE INTRODUCED TO NEW ENTRANTS FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022- PROF. SAMPATH AMARATUNGA CHAIRMAN UGC

New courses introduced for university students Applications for the university academic year of 2021/2022 will be called from Sep. 05 onwards, UGC Chairman Prof. Sampath Amaratunga said. He said this during a media briefing held at the Department of Government…

171,497 STUDENTS QUALIFY TO ENTER UNIVERSITIES

AL results released; 171,497 qualify for university The results of the 2021 Advanced Level examination were released today (28) and the Examinations Department stated 171,497 candidates have qualified for university, which is 62.9% of the total number of candidates. 49…

EIGHTEEN STUDENTS RECEIVE CHINESE SCHOLARSHIPS

Chinese scholarships for 18 students Eighteen Sri Lankan students received full scholarships by the Chinese government yesterday (26). They have received scholarships for 7 undergraduate, 10 Master’s and 1 doctoral programs in 15 renowned universities across China. The event, held…

ALL CAMPUSES TO REOPEN FULLY NEXT MONTH

All campuses to fully reopen next month The University Grants Commission (UGC) has stated that relevant measures will be taken to fully reopen universities island-wide in September. UGC Chairman – Prof. Sampath Amaratunga has said that the decision was taken…

ALL SCHOOLS TO FUNCTION AS NORMAL FROM MONDAY THE 15th

All schools to function as normal from Monday The Ministry of Education states that all government and government-approved schools will function normally, from 7.30 am to 1.30 pm on all five days of the week from next Monday (15). It…