Investiture ceremony of the Cadet Government

The investiture ceremony of the Cadet Government ranks of General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University Southern Campus was held on the 7th of July 2017 in the parade grounds of the Southern Campus premises. This was the first time where a ceremonial function took place in the Southern Campus for the awarding of these ranks which included the appointment of a Squadron Under Officer and Troop Under Officers. This occasion was graced by the Rector, Brigadier AS Ariyasinghe RWP RSP usp ndu, Senior Admin Officer Lt Col TSND Thuduhena RSP, the Dean of the FBESS Dr AH Lakmal, the Deputy Dean of the FDSS Lt Col PSS Sanjeewa RSP psc,and all the respectable Officers, the academic and non-academic staff, day scholars and Officer Cadets.

Getting pinned with one of these ranks is an outstanding achievement in the life of a young cadet who aspires to acquire the great leadership qualities in his/her military officer career.