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University of Peradeniya

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University of Peradeniya

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CALENDAR OF DATES – ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018

2017-11-29

CALENDAR OF DATES – ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018



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Statistics Camp 2017

2017-11-17


“Statistics Camp 2017”, the annual educational camp organized by the Statistical Circle of University of Peradeniya was held on 14th and 15th of October for the third successful time at Sanasa Campus, Kegalle. The event aimed at providing undergraduates an opportunity to practice teamwork using a series of both indoor and outdoor activities. The whole program was lined up in a way which ensured development of team skills, ability of working with goal congruence, achieving goals through division of work and time management. The event provided a golden opportunity for potential future statisticians, to apply the statistical theories and methods they learn within the class, in analyzing practical scenarios at hand.




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The new entrants for the academic year 2015/2016

2016-01-01

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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