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Vice Chancellor’s Visit to China – Oct/Nov 2018

 

Prof Kapila Perera, Vice Chancellor, was invited by a delegation from the Shanghai University of Electrical Power to the meeting of the International Association of Electric Power Universities for Belt & Road, and the establishment of the Regional Association of Electric Power Universities (RAEP) on 26th October 2018.  It was an honour for the University of Moratuwa to have its Vice Chancellor deliver a keynote address at this Forum on the topic, Trends in Energy Supply.

Award of Scholarships by University of Moratuwa Alumini in Western Australia(MORAWA)

The Alumni of our University residents in Western Australia, known as MORAWA, sent the necessary finances to set up a Scholarship Fund to help three deserving first year students from the Landscape Architecture Division. Office Bearers of the Society were in Sri Lanka earlier this year and visited UoM to inaugurate this Scholarship.

Captain of the University of Moratuwa Women Chess Team won the Sri Lanka National Chess Championship this year.

Dinushki Preamanath, the Captain of the University of Moratuwa Women Chess Team won the Sri Lanka National Chess Championship this year. The 3rd Year student who follows the Electrical Engineering course will lead the Sri Lanka National Women Chess team at the Chess Olympiad 2018 to be held in September at Batumi, Georgia this year.

External Examiners Visitation to the Department of Building Economics 2018

The Department of Building Economics has successfully completed the annual external examiners visitation 2018 for both BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying and BSc (Hons) in Facilities Management degree programmes on 04th and 05th April 2018 at Mt. Lavinia Hotel. The external examination panel consists of following members from both academia and industry:

A Delegation from Osnabruck University, Germany visited the University of Moratuwa

Prof. Bärbel Schmidt, Dr. Lucia Schwalenberg and a group of ten students of Department of Textile Design and History, Osnabruck University, Germany visited the University of Moratuwa on 8th of March 2018 for a collaborative workshop with Department of Integrated Design. Through a workshop series, students of Osnabruck and Level Two students of Department of Integrated Design exchanged their ideas and research findings about the Sri Lankan handloom industry and different loom-weaving practices. At the end of the workshops, an exhibition was arranged to present the group findings. 

E- Forum 2018

The E-Forum 2018 is an initiative taken by the Electronic Club, the official student body of the Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering of University of Moratuwa was held on 29th of January 2018 at the BMICH for the 5th consecutive time.  It is considered as the premier event of Department calendar where academia and the industry get the opportunity to interact with each other.

02nd International Conference in Technology Management (iNCOTeM 2018)

The 02nd International Conference in Technology Management (iNCOTeM 2018) organized by the Department of Management of Technology, Faculty of Business, University of Moratuwa was held on 10th January 2018 at BMICH. This year’s theme was ‘Role of Business Technology in Knowledge Driven Economies’. The inauguration ceremony of MBA in Management of Technology/ Entrepreneurship 2018 held concurrently. This occasion was graced by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Kapila Perera. Prof.