Extracurricular Activities

University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka

The Inter University Quiz Competition for Chemical Sciences and Poster Competition 2016 which was organized with the intention of enhancing the Chemistry knowledge among University students, by the Chemical Society of the Department of Chemistry of the University of Kelaniya in collaboration with Section E2(SLASS) was held on 8th October 2016 at the Faculty of Science.

Professor Sujatha Hewage, retired Professor in Chemistry, University of Colombo and Project Director/ Manager of the Sri Lanka Pharmaceutical Laboratory graced this occasion as the chief gust. More than 150 participants representing 9 Universities took part in this quiz competition and Senior Lecturer Dr. Russel De Silva of the Department of Chemistry was the Quiz – Master of the Competition while Prof. Sujatha Hewage, Prof W M C Sameera, Dr. Poshitha Premarathne, Dr. Sri Skandaraja, Dr. A R Kumarasinghe and Mr. Ransilu Watawala served as the judges of this competition.

Prof. Bimali Jayawardena, Head of the Department of Chemistry, Dr. Jeewantha Premarathne, President, Section E2 (SLAAS), Dr. Shashikala Rajapakshe, Secretary, Section E2 (SLAAS), Committee Members of Section E2 (SLAAS), Dr. Sri Skandaraja, Senior Treasurer of the Chemical Society of the University of Kelaniya, Professors, Lecturers, academics and students participated in this event.