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Webinar on “Future Prospects of Sri Lankan Food Industry – An attempt to transcend the boundaries”

A webinar titled “Future Prospects of Sri Lankan Food Industry – An attempt to transcend the boundaries”, organized by the Research for Undergraduates (R4U) Club of Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Moratuwa was held on the 31st of July 2021 via Zoom. The webinar was conducted as the fourth event of the “Explorer” series organized by the current executive board of the R4U club.

HSenid partners with the University of Moratuwa to deliver Human Resources Information Systems as a part of its Bachelor of Business Sciences Degree Program

HSenid Business Solutions, a leading Human Resources solutions provider in Sri Lanka, has partnered with the University of Moratuwa ( UoM), in the delivery of Human Resources Information Systems as part of its Bachelor of Business Sciences degree program.

ENTC team from UoM won the first place in the IEEE SP Cup 2021 Competition in the ICASSP 21 Conference

A team of undergraduate students (Team T- Cubed) from the Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering (ENTC) under the supervision of Dr. Prathapasinghe Dharmawansa from ENTC, University of Moratuwa, won the first place in the IEEE Signal Processing Cup (SP Cup) 2021




ADB Funded LECO-UOM Microgrid Project Launched in Partnership with DIMO and DHYBRID

Lanka Electricity Company (LECO) together with the University of Moratuwa (UOM) launched a pioneering pilot project on Microgrid with a grant assistance of $ 1.8 million  from Asian Development Bank (ADB). DIMO, together with the German specialist DHYBRID, has been selected for the supply of comprehensive Renewable Energy Microgrid consisting of power generation and storage, a model which can be scaled up for uninterrupted power distribution for customers across the country.

Professor Priyan Dias Recognized Among the Stanford - Elsevier list of the world’s top 2% of scientists

An article published in PLOS Biology on 08-10-2020 with authors from Stanford University and Elsevier BV is linked to a publicly available database of 100,000 top-ranked scientists, together with the top 2% of scientists for every sub-field. Professor Priyan Dias from the Department of Civil Engineering, University of Moratuwa

Indo-Sri Lanka International Webinar, 2021 (ISW-21): Global trends in Algal Research: Environmental Restoration, Biomass Valorization and Sustainability

The Indo-Sri Lanka International Webinar, 2021 (ISW-21) conducted under the Indo-Lanka joint research program, was successfully held on the 8th and 9th March 2021. The webinar was organized collaboratively by Prof. Anushree Malik of the Centre for Rural Development and Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India, and Dr. Thilini U. Ariyadasa of the Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.

Senior Professor Ajith de Alwis Appointed as the New Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies

Prof. Ajith de Alwis joined the University of Moratuwa as an Assistant Lecturer in 1985 and prior to being appointed as the Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies he served the University as a Senior Professor, the Director, ERU -Engineering Research Unit, Faculty of Engineering and Head of the Department of Chemical and Process Engineering.

2020 NCKU - University of Moratuwa Online Conference Taiwan New Southbound Policy Sri Lanka Higher Education Internationalization Exchange Seminar

An online meeting with the representatives of three Taiwan Universities ; National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), National United University (NUU) and the Formosa University, NCKU was held on 26th February 2021, which was headed by Prof. Ajith de Alwis, Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Prof. Gihan Dias, former Director - International Relations.