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Jan
11

Inaugural Lecture and Oath Taking Ceremony – MBBS Students – Intake 39

The Annual Oath Taking Ceremony for first-year medical students (Intake 39) took place on January 11, 2023, at the main auditorium of the university. In addition, a guest lecture was delivered concurrently with the ceremony. Professor GC Goonatilleke, MBBS (Ceylon), LRCP (London), MRCS (London), and FRCS(England), who was the guest lecturer at the Faculty's invitation [...]
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Jan
10

100th Senate meeting of KDU

On January 10, 2023, 100th Senate meeting of General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University was held at its Senate Room. Major General Milinda Peiris RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil (Ind), the Vice Chancellor of KDU presided over the centenary Senate meeting of KDU. The concept of establishing a Senate emerged after the renaming [...]
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KDU to establish a visiting chair position for academics from the University of Calgary, Canada

Prof. Janaka Ruwanpura of the University of Calgary visited General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University on January 10, 2023 to discuss the possibility of establishing a visiting chair position in KDU for Calgary academics. During his visit, Prof. Ruwanpura met with the Vice Chancellor of KDU, discussed collaborative research initiatives. During the meeting, Prof. Ruwanpura […]

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Jan
10

Book Donation and Certificate Awarding Ceremony – 2023

On the direction of the Vice Chancellor of KDU, the Permanent Staff Civil Welfare Fund, officer cadets, and academic and administrative staff donated the annual school books and stationery requirement for the children of the non-academic staff of KDU for the year 2023. The formal event of the book donation was held at the FGS [...]
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Jan
09

KDU WOMEN’S BADMINTON TEAM BECAME RUNNERS-UP IN SLIIT SHUTTLEBUDS 2022 BADMINTON TOURNAMENT

“SLIIT SUTTLEBUDS” tournament 2022 organized by the SLIIT badminton team in collaboration with the SLIIT Physical Education and Sports Unit was held from 02nd of January 2023 to 08th January 2023 at MBA Courts, Colombo 7 and SLIIT Indoor Stadium. Under the Inter-University category, 08 teams in the women’s category and 16 teams in the […]

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Jan
09

KDU HANDBALL END THE YEAR 2022 WITH A REMARKABLE VICTORY

KDU men and women handball teams contested in the maiden Sri Lanka Army Inter Regiment Handball Tournament 2022 which was held in the end of 2022. Both teams excelled in the tournament and after a tough battle with the opposing teams, the KDU women’s team managed to secure the 2nd Runners-up place. It is a […]

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Jan
08

The Accreditation of BSc Nursing Programme by Sri Lanka Nursing Council (SLNC)

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, KDU offers a 4-year BSc Nursing (Honours) degree since year 2013. Sri Lanka Nursing Council (SLNC), the professional body that regulates nursing practice in Sri Lanka, accredited the BSc Nursing Programme offered by KDU with effect from 01st January 2023 and awarded SLNC registration to BSc Nursing degree holders of [...]
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Jan
06

Centre for Disaster Management Research Holds a Collaborative Workshop with the Joint Centre for Disaster Research, Massey University and DMC, Sri Lanka

“Effective and Responsible Communication in a Crisis” with the Joint Centre for Disaster Research (JCDR), Massey University and Disaster Management Centre (DMC), Sri Lanka on 5th January 2023, from 0900 – 1200 hrs, at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Graduate Studies, KDU. Communication can be a very powerful tool to serve humanity, but irresponsible [...]
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