The 41st Convocation of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura was held on 28th and 29th July 2014 at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall – Colombo. His Grace the Most Venerable Prof. Bellanwila Wimalarathana Thero, the Chancellor of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura conferred the Degrees. Two thousand five hundred fifty Degrees were conferred in six sessions in this two day Convocation.
This is the prime event in the University calendar which; Special Degrees, General Degrees and Post graduate Degrees of the faculties of “Humanities and Social Science”, “Medical Sciences”, “Applied Sciences”, “Management Studies and Commerce” and “Graduate Studies” are conferred for each year.
Chancellor of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Ven. Bellanwila Wimalarathana Thero, Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Sampath Amaratunge, Deans of the faculties and Dignitaries of each faculty were present for this occasion.
Total degrees (special/General) offered this year for each faculty
Humanities and Social Sciences – 673
Medical Sciences – 153
Applied Sciences – 445
Management Studies and Commerce- 1077
Post Graduate Degrees – 202
Photography: Wimukthi Gayan (Japura media)