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Welcome new students

Congratulations on being selected to the to the Faculty of Science, University of Colombo. Faculty is excited to welcome you all and  it is the utmost goal of the faculty to ensure that you have an unforgettable experience here. 

It is also expected that you will make use of the great opportunities which are offered both in class and beyond and continue to grow intellectually, socially, and emotionally. Orientation  program of the Faculty of Science is designed to support you and to familiarise with the University as you begin your journey at the new academic home.  

Detailed Orientation Programme will be shared with you in due course!!

Academic Mentors and English Classes Group List

Academic Mentors – Students to meet Academic Mentors on 20.02.2020 from 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm in respective Departments

IEP 1001 – English Classes Group List 2020


8.00 AM - 10.30 AM

Address by Dean/Faculty of Science, Medical Officer, Senior Student Counsellors, Permanent Student Counsellor/ Faculty of Science, Deputy Chief Marshall

  All Students
  KG Hall
  Ms. Vajira Hapuhinna Jayaratne

10.30 AM - 12.00 NOON

Meeting Faculty of Science Permanent Student Counsellor and the Student Counsellors

  All Students
  KG Hall
  Dr. RAB Abeygunawardena

 

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Guided Tour of Campus (All Students) Students would assemble under the Nuga tree at 12.45 pm and directed by the Student Counsellors and the Temporary staff in the guided tour.

  All Students
  Under the Nuga tree
  Dr. RAB Abeygunawardena


8.00 AM - 10.00 AM

Physics Day

Meeting Department Head, Academic Staff & Academic Advisors.
*(Industrial Statistics & Mathematical Finance Students – to remain in the KGH)

  Physical Science Students and Industrial Statistics and Mathematical Finance Students
  KG Hall and Department of Physics
  Head/Physics

10.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Chemistry Day

Meeting Department Head, Academic Staff & Academic Advisors.

  Physical Science students, Biological Science students and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry students
  KG Hall and Department of Chemistry
  Head/Chemistry

1.00 PM – 2.30 PM

Nuclear Science Day

Meeting Department Head, Academic Staff & Academic Advisors.

  Physical Science students, Biological Science students, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry students
  KG Hall and Department of Nuclear Science
  Head/Nuclear Science

2.30 PM – 3.00 PM

Awareness session on Waste Management Practices at the UOC

All Students
  KG Hall
  Dr. EYK Lokupitiya/ Director – CEI

3.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Sports activities – Address by Acting Director / Physical Education

All Students
  KG Hall
  Dr. J K Rathnayaka


8.00 AM - 10.00 AM

Statistics Day

Meeting Department Head, Academic Staff & Academic Advisors.

Physical Science Students & Industrial Statistics & Mathematical Finance Students
KG Hall and Department of Statistics
Head/Statistics

8.00 AM - 10.00 AM

Plant Sciences Day

Meeting Department Head, Academic Staff & Academic Advisors.

Biological Science students & Molecular Biology & Biochemistry students
NBLT and Department of Plant Sciences
Head/Plant Sciences

10.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Mathematics Day

Meeting Department Head, Academic Staff & Academic Advisors.

Physical Science, Industrial Statistics & Mathematical Finance students
KG Hall and Department of Mathematics
Head/Mathematics

10.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Zoology Day

Meeting Department Head, Academic Staff & Academic Advisors.

Biological Science students & Molecular Biology & Biochemistry students
NBLT and Department of Zoology & Environment Sciences
Head/Zoology & Environment Sciences

1.00 PM – 2.00 PM

Address by Course Coordinators/ Enhancement Courses

All Students
KG Hall
Dr. JK Ratnayake/ Dr. IAJK Dissanayake/ Dr. IC Perera, Prof. GHCM Hettiarachchi

2.00 PM – 3.00 PM

Meeting – Senior Assistant Librarian /Science

All Students
KG Hall
Ms. S D Somarathna

3.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Session on Financial Mangement

All Students
Dr. RAB Abeygunawardena, Ms. Vajira Hapuhinna Jayaratne


8.00 AM - 10.00 AM

Personality Development Programme of Career Guidance Unit

All Students
KG Hall
Co –Directors: Prof. DD Wickramasinghe, Prof. GHCM Hettiarachchi

10.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Address by Director of Studies

All Students
KG Hall
Ms. Vajira Hapuhinna Jayaratne

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet Academic Mentors


8.00 AM - 9.00 AM

Address by DIG Ajith Rohana

All Students
KG Hall

9.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Brainstorming Session

All Students
KG Hall
Dr. IC Perera

1.00 PM – 2.00 PM

Session by the University of Colombo Arts Council

All Students
KG Hall

2.00 PM – 3.00 PM

Meeting Science Faculty Permanent Student Counsellor and the Student Counsellors

All Students
KG Hall
Dr. RAB Abeygunawardena

3.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Demonstration on course registering using Student Information System (SIS)

All Students
KG Hall
ITU 01


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 10.00 AM

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 10.00 NOON

Session by Prof.Piyanjani de Soysa

KG Hall

10.00 AM - 12.00 PM

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


9.00 AM - 11.00 AM

Official Opening Ceremony – Address by the Vice-Chancellor, Dean/Faculty of Science, Director/UCSC, Deputy Chief Marshall, Senior Student Counsellors, Permanent Student Counsellor Will be attended by the Deans of the Faculties, Heads of the Departments and the Faculty Members of the Faculty of Science and the Director Undergraduate Studies, SAL/Science, SAB/Science

All Students
KGH
Ms. Vajira Hapuhinna Jayaratne

 

1.00 PM – 2.00 PM

Session on Re-Productive Health conducted by the Ministry of Health

Ms. SRSDK Weerawansa, Ms. Vajira Hapuhinna Jayaratne

2.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

  Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

Intensive English Programme

1.00 PM – 4.00 PM

Students to meet student societies

Dr. I C Perera


8.00 AM

Commencement of Academic Activities
01st Semester 2020


Office of the Dean/Faculty of Science
18.02.2020