Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

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FOSID2017 – Faculty of Science Industry Day 2017



FOSID - Faculty of Science Industry Day 2017, organized for the fourth consecutive year by the Science Industry Interaction Cell (SIIC), Faculty of Science was held on 26th August, 2017 at the Faculty of Science premises. This event is organized annually in an attempt to open a common platform for representatives from public/private sector organizations to meet with final year undergraduate students and recent graduates of the Faculty seeking internship and employment opportunities in the fields of Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Geology, Mathematics, , Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Physics, Statistics and Zoology. 

FOSID was organized this year, as a Diamond Jubilee Celebration activity of the Univerisity. Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor , Univeristy of Peradeniya participated as the chief guest of the inaguration ceremony. Prof. R.L Wijeweera, Deputy Vice-Chacellor, University of Peradeniya, Prof. S.R. Kodituwakku, Dean, Faculty of Science, Heads of the Departments and academic staff members of the Faculty also graced this occation. This year, 19 leading organizations and a large number of final year undergraduates and recent graduates from the Faculty took part in this event.

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Faculty Students Union Election - 2017


Faculty Students Union Election for the year 2017 will be held on 2017-07-13 at the Faculty of Science. 

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The new entrants for the academic year 2015/2016


The new entrants for the academic year 2015/2016 of Faculty of Science will be enrolled on 4th of January 2016.

  • An orientation programme will be conducted for four weeks for them. This programme comprises lectures by officers of the University, senior academic staff members, other guest speakers from industry and eminent alumni of the University.

  • Chief Medical Officer, Librarian and Director of Physical Education will address the new entrants making them aware of the facilities available at the University for their professional development. 

  • University Proctor will emphasize on the rules & regulations and student By-Laws of the University. 

  • There will be a programme to make students aware of the student counseling service available at the University. 

  • Student societies will be introduced to new students as participation at society activities will make student enriched with soft skills such as communication skills, team work and collaboration, interpersonal skills, leadership and flexibility. 

  • During this period, English and other foundation courses (Biology for Physical Science students and Mathematics for Biological Science students) will be conducted and they will be continued during the first semester. All students will also be following a basic course in Computer Science.

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