Welcome to the University of Moratuwa Toastmasters club website! Our club is an institution-based club open for the faculty members, non-academic staff members, graduate students of University of Moratuwa, and their spouses. Toastmasters is a personal improvement program through public speaking and leadership, in a friendly environment. We help each other to improve. University of Moratuwa Toastmasters Club is affiliated to Toastmasters International based in the USA. We belong to District 82, comprising of India and Sri Lanka, Division J, and Area 4.
Moratuwa is a city approximately15 km south of Colombo. University of Moratuwa is ranked as the best university in Sri Lanka. We have been able to attract over 95% of the top-performers in the island-wide advanced-level examination. University has three faculties, Architecture, Engineering, and Information Technology. Engineering Faculty is the largest. Engineering Faculty has nine departments: Chemical and Process Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Resources Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, Management of Technology, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Textile and Clothing Technology. We offer bachelors’, masters, and doctoral degrees.
The Mission of Toastmasters International
Toastmasters International is the leading movement devoted to making effective oral communication a worldwide reality. Through its member clubs, Toastmasters International helps men and women learn the arts of speaking, listening, and thinking – vital skills that promote self-actualization, enhance leadership potential, foster human understanding, and contribute to the betterment of mankind. It is basic to this mission that Toastmasters International continually expand its worldwide network of member clubs, thereby offering ever-greater numbers of people the opportunity to benefit from its programs.
The Vision of Toastmasters International
Toastmasters International empowers people to achieve their full potential and realize their dreams. Through our member clubs, people throughout the world can improve their communication and leadership skills, and find the courage to change.
Values of Toastmasters International
Toastmasters International’s core values are integrity, dedication to excellence, service to the member, and respect for the individual. These are values worthy of a great organization, and we believe we should incorporate them as anchor points in every
decision we make. Our core values provide us with a means of not only guiding but also evaluating our operations, our planning, and our vision for the future
The Mission of the Club
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every individual member has the opportunity to develop oral communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.