Launching of the KDU Law Journal

The 1st Issue of the KDU Law Journal (KDULJ) published by the Faculty of Law of General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) was launched by the Vice Chancellor of KDU, Major General MP Peiris RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc Mphil on 04.05.2021, witnessed by the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Defence and Administration) Brigadier W Chandrasiri RSP USP psc and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) Professor KAS Dhammika. The Dean Faculty of Law, Mr Mangala Wijesinghe and Heads of Departments of Civil Law and Military Law, Ms Kalyani Jayasekera and Major HSD Mendis were also present at the occasion.
The eminent advisory panel of KDULJ comprises Prof GL Pieris, Mohan Peiris PC, Dr Nihal Jayawickrama, Prof Suri Ratnapala, Dr Nandasiri Jasenthuliyana, Dr Ruwantissa Abeyratne, Dr Sumudu Atapattu and Mr Ratnaweera Nawinne.
KDU Law Journal seeks to fulfill the long-felt lacuna created by lack of research publications in the field of Law. It is a peer reviewed bi-annual publication which provides a platform to both local and international researchers an opportunity to disseminate legal knowledge. It is believed that KDULJ will inculcate a sustainable research culture among legal academics and professionals through its continuous publication.