A special meeting was held at Presidential Secretariat to provide awareness to President Maithripala Sirisena on the proposed Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Technology to be commenced at the Sri Jayewardenepura University on 10 August 2015. Vice-Chancellor Prof. Sampath Amaratunge, Chairman of the Setting up Advisory Board Emiratus Professor D.A. Tantrigoda, Lead Consultant Prof. N.R. Arthanayake, Co-lead Consultants Prof. Kapila Perera and Dr. Ranjan Perera, Coordinator Prof. P.B. Mandawala, Chairman UGC Prof. Mohan De Silva, Secretary to the President Mr. P.B. Abeykoon and officials from University Grants Commission were participated at this meeting.
President Sirisena commended the project by the University of Sri Jayewardenepura which fulfill the responsibility of a Government by identifying the highest demand in the world job market and uplifting education facilities according to the needs of the country.
The Engineering and Technology faculties are being established with the goal of introducing professional degrees to meet demands in the job market.
ශ්රී ජයවර්ධනපුර විශ්ව විද්යාලයේ අලූතින් ආරම්භ කිරීමට යෝජිත ඉංජිනේරු හා තාක්ෂණ පීඨ පිළිබද ජනාධිපතිතුමා දැණුවත් කිරීමේ විශේෂ හමුවක් අද (10) දහවල් ජනාධිපති කාර්යාලයේදී පැවැත්විණි.
ஸ்ரீ ஜயவர்த்தனபுர பல்கலைக்கழகத்திற்கு புதிய பொறியியல் மற்றும் தொழில்நுட்ப பீடமென்றை உருவாக்குதல் தொடர்பாக விசேட கலந்துரையாடலொன்று இன்று (10) பிற்பகல் ஜனாதிபதி அலுவலகத்தில் இடம்பெற்றது.