Saturday, 19 January 2019

“HR IMPELZ- 2018” annual sports meet organized by the second year students of the AHEAD Association of the Department of Human Resource Management, Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, University of Kelaniya was held on the 19th of October 2018 at the Saiba ground of the university. The sports meet which was organized with the objective of developing sports skills, creative abilities, organizing skills and mutual understanding between the students, was held for the 09th time.

Each group at the competition comprised of the students from the Department of Human Resource Management and ‘Marians’ group won the championship of the entire competition. Moreover, ‘Space Challenges’ group won the ‘Best Logo’ championship while ‘Alpha Pack’ group won the ‘Best Video’ championship.

Inter- University Taekwondo Championship organized by the Department of Physical Education, University of Kelaniya was held on the 29th and 30th of September 2018 at the Indoor Stadium of the University of Kelaniya. The prime objective of this tournament which was held under the supervision of Sri Lanka Universities’ Sports Association, was to improve sports skills of the undergraduates.

The inauguration ceremony of the event was held under the patronage of Prof. D.M. Semasinghe, Vice- Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya. Senior Prof. S.R.D. Kalinga Mudali, Chairman- Board of Sports Instructors and Senior Lecturer Dr. Lanka Ranaweera, Acting Director- Department of Physical Education and the Instructors of Physical Education also graced the event.

Inauguration ceremony of Diploma in Sports Management offered by the Department of Sports Science and Physical Education was held on the 24th of August 2018 at the Board room of the Faculty of Social Sciences. This inauguration ceremony for the first batch of the , was held with the objective of introducing course units and the academic staff members to newly enrolled students.

The event was held under the patronage of Prof. A.H.M.H. Abayarathne, Dean- Faculty of Social Sciences and the keynote speech was delivered by Prof. B.L.H. Perera, Visiting Professor- Department of Sports Science and Physical Education. He expressed his ideas on the relationship between a diploma holder and a sports manager and the importance of this diploma for a sports manager.

Several sessions of “Upaadhidhaari Vyavasaayakathwa Udaanaya 2018” organized by the Career Guidance Unit, University of Kelaniya in collaboration with National Enterprise Development Authority- NEDA of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce was held on the 22nd, 23rd of September and 06th, 07th of October 2018 at the Auditorium of the Career Guidance Unit, University of Kelaniya.

At this programme which is being organized with the objective of encouraging graduates for self- employment and thus, creating successful entrepreneurs, a training workshop aimed at some selected alumni of the University of Kelaniya was also conducted. Nearly 22 students participated in the programme. The discussions were held on the importance of contributing to the country through self- employment and becoming successful entrepreneurs.

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