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.