A delegation from Jinan University, China met the Vice Chancellor Prof. Lakshman Dissanayake and senior academics of University of Colombo on 7th of December at the Vice Chancellor’s office.

The delegation was composed of Prof. Rao Min, Vice President of Jinan University; Prof. Ma Hongwei, Director of Teaching Affairs Office; Prof. Li Shiyun, Dean of College of Continuing Education; Ms. Emma Li, Deputy Director of International Affairs Office;Ass.Prof. Li Qiong, Deputy Director of International Affairs Office; Dr. Deng di, Assistant Dean, School of Management

During the meeting both parties agreed to facilitate the faculty and students exchange programmes, offer joint degree programs for the students of two Universities, and to offer placements for the academic staff on sabbatical.

Prof. K.R.R. Mahanama(Dean, Faculty of Science), Dr. R. Senathiraja(Dean, Faculty of Management and Finance), Prof. Marie Perera (Faculty of Education), Dr. Samudra Senarath( Acting Dean, Faculty of Education), Dr. Sampath Seneviratne( Director, International Unit) participated at the event.

This will open up number of opportunities for both faculty and students of Two Universities.

Meeting was organized by International Unit of University of Colombo.