For the first time in the history of the University of Jaffna, a private entity, Kelani Cables is signing an agreement for three years with the Faculty of Engineering to enhance Carrier Development of School leavers and self employed electricians in the North.
This historic partnership was taken place at the Kelani Cables Auditorium with the participation of the Vice Chancellor University of Jaffna, Snr.Prof. (Mrs) Vasanthy Arasaratnam. Dean Faculty of Engineering, Dr. A. Atputhurajah and Dr. T. Thiruvaran Course Director, Kelani Saviya, UoJ.
The CEO Kelani Cables Pic, Mahinda Saranapala and VC UoJ, Snr. Prof(Mrs) Vasanthy Arsaratnam had signed the historic agreement.
Kelani Saviya is a Unique CSR project jointly operating since 2007. Prof. J. B. Ekanayake, Head Electrical and Electronic Engineering UoP and Jayantha Wijesinghe (then Asst. Manager Marketing) were the co-initiatore of this unique CSR Project.
For the first time the Northern Province has the largest number of students qualifying for university entrance at the G.C.E. Advanced Level examination. about 68.3%of the total 16,604 students who sat the examination from the Northern Province gained university entrance.
There are 10,008 Students sat G.C.E A/L examination from Jaffna District and 1,457 students from Kilinochchi, 1,336 from Mullaitivu, 2,265 students from Vavuniya South and 1,568 from Mannar. And 1,633 were private candidates.
And there are more Northern students entering university especially in the science, medical and engineering fields in last year examination.
This is a good indication of the country development and the northern province development to improve the quality of education along with the peace environment.
The 29th General Convocation of the University of Jaffna will be held on 10th January 2014 for the conferment of Post-Graduate Degrees / Degrees and Diplomas. Those who have passed the following Examinations after 01st March 2013 are kindly requested to supplicate on or before 15th December 2013 following the instructions.
University of Jaffna
1. Doctor of Philosophy
2. Master of Philosophy
3. Master of Arts in Public Administration
4. Master of Arts in Development Studies
5. Master of Arts in Tamil
6. Master of Arts in Saiva Shiddanta
7. Master of Education
8. Post Graduate Diploma in Education (Jaffna / Vavuniya)
9. Post Graduate Diploma in library & Information Science
10. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
11. Bachelor of Science in Nursing
12. Bachelor of Pharmacy
13. Bachelor of Science in Medical laboratory Science
14. Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery
15. Bachelor of Law
16. Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
17. Bachelor of Business Administration
18. Bachelor of Commerce
19. Bachelor of Science (General / Special)
20. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
21. Bachelor of Business Management (General / Special)
22. Bachelor of Science (Applied Mathematics ft Computing) (General)
23. Bachelor of Science (Special) in Computer Science
24. Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science (General / Special)
25. Bachelor of Information ft Communication Technology (General)
26. Bachelor of Science in Information ft Communication Technology (Special)
27. Diploma in English
* Candidates who sat the following examinations have to apply once the results are released.
1. Bachelor of Arts (General / Special)
2. Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music / Dance / Art ft Design)
1. Supplication Forms
A sample Application form is given below. Candidates can either prepare the same in an A4 Sheet or copy the same from the University of Jaffna Web site www.jfn.ac.lk for supplication.
2. Fees :
Supplication Fee: Rs. 200.00
Certificate Fee: Rs. 350.00
Gown Fee: Rs. 50.00
Note: Following graduands need not pay supplication fee and Gown hire fee.
Those who opt to get their degree In absentia
Those who were conferred with ordinary Diplomas of one / two years
3. Method of Payment
Payments should be made at any branch of the People’s Bank in favour of the University of Jaffna. Account No. 162 100160000880 of the People’s Bank, Jaffna University Branch. (Please write your Name & Student Registration No. In the Bank slip)
Please note that the original copy of the payment receipt should be sent along with the Supplication Form whilst retaining a photocopy for candidate’s record.
4. Gowns ft Guest Tickets
Graduands who supplicate to receive degree ‘In Person* will be issued a gown and a Guest Ticket for the Convocation at the Academic Branch.
5. Dues to the University
Certificates will not be issued to those who fail to discharge any Liabilities or dues to the University.
6. Submission of Supplication Forms
Supplication Forms duly perfected with Payment Receipt should be either handed over or posted under Registered Cover to the following Addresses on or before 15.12.2013.
Graduands of the University of Jaffna
Senior Assistant Registrar / Admissions, University of Jaffna, Jaffna.
Graduands of the Vavuniya Campus of the University of Jaffna
Senior Assistant Registrar / Examination, Vavuniya Campus of the University of Jaffna, Vavuniya.
Closing date of Supplication : 15.12.2013
Late supplication will not be entertained. For further details please contact Senior Assistant Registrar / Admissions at Telephone No. 021 2226714.
Graduates who opt to obtain their degrees in person at the above convocation are requested to obtain their cloaks at the Academic Branch on the following’ dates, producing’ their receipt of payment for the participation on the convocation, Student Identity Card / National Identity Card and payment of Rs. 60/ = for photography. Those who wish to obtain DVD are kindly requested to pay Rs. 250.00.
Applications for the Professor Kandiah Balasubramanium gold medal are invited from citizens of Sri Lanka who have made outstanding research achievement in any scientific field at the National level contributing to the development of Sri Lanka. This prestigious award comprises of a Gold Medal and a certificate, and will be presented at the Annual sessions of Jaffna Science Association on 17 April 2013. The recipient of the award shall be invited to deliver the “GOLD MEDAL AWARD LECTURE” at the Annual sessions. Last date for submitting application forms is 31/01/2013.
For more details and application forms, please contact:
History Division of University of Jaffna and Kalaikesari organized an exhibition of the Life style of Jaffna. The Exhibition will provide an opportunity for the Jaffna residence to know and understand their Historical events and the culture of Jaffna.
Arts Faculty, University of Jaffna
24th, 25th 26th and 27th of September 2011.
9.00 Am to 4.30 PM
The Exhibition will be contents of
Culture of Jaffna Traditions
How earlier generation was spend their Spare Time?
What is the Professionalism was in Jaffna history?
What the Foods Traditions of Jaffna?
How they Enjoy their Life style?
In addition a series of Seminars are organized by the Srilankan and Indian Lectures to Explain the Historical Relations of Jaffna and India.
The University of Jaffna Invites Applications for the Award of Professor. Kanthia Kunaratnam Gold Medal for the best overall Performance in Pure and Applied Science from Eligible Student who have Graduated after 6th October 2010.
Those who have received a 4 year duration Bachelor Degree in Agriculture, Science or Applied Science with First or Second Class Honors.
The Interested candidate can obtain the Application by clicking the below attachment.