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Sakura Blossoms at Uva Wellassa University



Sakura Blossoms at Uva Wellassa University
Sakura (Japanese Cherry) plants having planted on testing ground at Uva Wellassa University started blooming. These Sakura plants were imported from Japan under a Special Tourism Development Project in collaboration with Uva Wellassa University, Meijo University of Japan and District Secretariat, Badulla. Under the project 10 Sakura plants were brought from Japan and were planted [...]

“The eye is the Lamp of the Body”



“The eye is the Lamp of the Body”
A free medical eye checkup programme for Uva Wellassa University staff was organized on 24th February 2020 at university premises. This Humanitarian task was organized by Uva Wellassa University Teacher’s Association in collaboration with 3Deye care solutions. About 150 staff members along with their family members participated the programme as special prices were applicable for [...]

Sri Lanka Forum of University Economists 2020 at UWU



Sri Lanka Forum of University Economists 2020 at UWU
Sri Lanka Forum of University Economists (SLFUE) which was established in February, 2012 with the intention of enabling closer cooperation, dialogue, research and academic enhancement among the professionals in Economics serving in the Sri Lankan Public Universities currently possesses the membership of 33 Departments and Units that teach economics in the Sri Lankan University system. [...]

Academic Session 2020 Department of Export Agriculture



Academic Session 2020  Department of Export Agriculture
Department of Export Agriculture, Faculty of Animal Science and Export Agriculture organized an Academic Session (Academic Session 2020) for the first time as a collaborative event with the support of AHEAD project (ELTA-ELSE DPs). The event was held on February 06, 2020 at the University Premises. The Academic Session 2020 provided a scientific platform for [...]

Animal Science Blood Drive 2020 “Donate Blood Donate Life”



Animal Science Blood Drive 2020  “Donate Blood Donate Life”
The annual blood donation programme organized by Animal Science Degree Programme of Department of Animal Science was held for its 11th consecutive time on 21st January 2020. Following the theme of “Donate Blood Donate Life” Animal Science Blood Drive 2020 was held successfully in collaboration with Central Blood Bank, Badulla and Monaragala. The event was [...]

Annual Pirith Chanting Ceremony and Alms Giving (Dana Puja)



Annual Pirith Chanting Ceremony and  Alms Giving (Dana Puja)
The Uva Wellassa University (UWU) annual pirith chanting ceremony and alms giving (Dana Puja) was conducted blissfully on 24th and 25th of January 2020, with the guidance of respected Vice Chancellor and in support of Academics, Administrative Staff, Academic Supportive Staff, Non Academics and all the beloved students of the UWU. Every year this ceremony [...]

Winner of Inter-University Business Plan Competition



Winner of Inter-University Business Plan Competition
Ms. S.M.D.R.R. Senarathne, 3rd year student of the Export Agriculture Degree Programme, Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka received the first place in the Inter-University Business Plan Competition - BIZ MINDZ 2019 organized by Young Entrepreneurs Association (YEA) of the University of Kelaniya. This annual competition is held to recognize the novel, creative and innovative [...]

Business Forum 2020- A Platform to Optimize UWU Business Ideas



Business Forum 2020-  A Platform to Optimize UWU Business Ideas
The UBL Cell is dedicated to linking the innovations of UWU to the needs of the industry. It firmly believes that a collaboration between the university with public and private industries will revolutionize the scope of research paving way for innovations at the bench top to reach the mass market. While it nurtures the potential [...]

Commencement of Duties for year 2020



Commencement of Duties for year 2020
“Commitment to serve as esteemed government officials” under the newly appointed people centered government, the oath of undertaking the intentional determination ceremony was conducted ceremoniously at the UWU premises on 1st of January 2020. May this year bring new achievements in your work; wish you a Joyful, Bright, Healthy, Prosperous and Happiest New Year Ahead!

Emporia 2020 – The Marketing Day of UWU



Emporia 2020 – The Marketing Day of UWU
The second year undergraduates of the Industrial Information Technology (IIT) degree program have organized the Marketing Day of UWU which is named as ‘Emporia 2020’ for the third consecutive time under the course unit of Principles of Marketing. The grand event was held on 09th January 2020 at Uva Wellassa University. The purpose of organizing [...]