Faculty News

FIT Student wins an IEEE Best Paper Award

Y.H.P.P. Priyadarshana from Faculty of Information Technology has been awarded one of the three best paper awards at the IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Computer and Communication Technologies held in India (IEEE ICECCT 2015). Y.H.P.P. Priyadarshana is from Batch 10 of B.Sc. (Hons) in Information Technology and Management Programme, and the paper titled "Sentiment Analysis: Measuring Sentiment Strength of Call Centre Conversations" presented the findings of his final year project carried out with K.I.H Gunathunga, and K.K.A. Nipuni N.

FIT Student wins an IEEE Best Paper Award

Sri Lanka Leadership Excellence Award for Best Professor in Information Technology 2017

Dr. Lochandaka Ranathunga, the Head of the Department of Information Technology, Faculty of Information Technology was awarded with the Education Leadership award at the Sri Lanka Leadership Excellence award for Best Professor in Information Technology 2017, organised by the World Education Congress on 13th July 2017 at Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo.

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Undergraduates of Faculty of Information Technology won both Championship and Second Runners-up of Hachnaix-2015

Undergraduates of Faculty of Information Technology won both Championship and Second Runners-up of Hachnaix-2015

Hackanix; a 2 day Hackathon organized by AIESEC of the University of Moratuwa in collaboration with Microsoft was held on the 27th and 28th of March  2015.

Among 15 teams from top universities and ICT institutes, 4 of them represented the Faculty of Information Technology. The teams were ‘SAS Ninjas’, ‘Engima’, ‘DroidX’ and ‘TITANZ’.