The University of Sri Jayewardenepura has emerged as winners in many of the categories in the Inter-University Speaking Contest organized by the University of Kelaniya. The categories include: ‘Best Speaker 2019’ and ‘Best Impromptu Speaker’.
Kaumudi Gunathunga, Gavalier from the Gavel Club operating under the Career Guidance Unit of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura became the winner of ‘Best Speaker 2019’ inter-university public speaking contest organized by the University of Kelaniya Sri Lanka. She was also awarded the winning title as the ‘Best Impromptu Speaker’ of this event. Furthermore, Subani Anandavadivel who is also a Gavelier from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura became the First Runners-up of ‘Speech Master 2019’ which is reputed to be the biggest all-island best speaker contest in SriLanka, organized by the Gavel Club of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura.