All three winners from Moratuwa- COVID19 Design Competition by IMechE Sri Lanka Group

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Sri Lanka Group has organized a competition to explore the IMechE Young M e m b e r s ’ design skills to fight COVID-19 pandemic. The objective has been to assess the design strengths of the young members to battle the global crisis. The final evaluation was held online on 29th May 2020.

The UoM Wins the First Runner Up Award in the 2020 CASS COVID-19 Special Student Design Competition

The UoM team won the first runner-up award in the 2020 CASS COVID-19 Special Student Design Competition organized as an event of International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) 2020. ISCAS is the flagship conference of the IEEE Circuits and Systems society with more than 750 research paper presentations in each year.


The third cycle of the Institutional review (IR) of University of Moratuwa by the University Grants Commission (UGC) was done in the year 2019. The previous two cycles were successfully conducted in the years 2006 and 2013. The university is privileged to obtain an “A” grade (the highest possible grade) for this year’s institutional review.

AIESEC in University of Moratuwa wins 4 Awards at the at the 2020 National Awards Night of AIESEC in Sri Lanka

AIESEC is a youth leadership movement and is the largest youth-run organization in the world. It was established in 1948 by a group of young individuals from seven different countries after witnessing the horrors of the second world war and since then, has spanned for membership of thousands in 127 different countries. It provides volunteer and internship opportunities for youth worldwide, as they place trust in the youth to be the change the world needs to achieve peace and fulfillment of humankind's potential.

Medal winners at 13th south Asian games 2019 - Nepal 2019

Dhanusha Rajapakse, a final year student of Department of Textile and Clothing Technology represented the National Taekwondo Team and was able to obtain a silver medal from women's team poomsae (team demonstration) event (above 24 age category) at 13th South Asian Games held in Nepal from 1st to 10th December 2019. Anjalika Diyawadana, a first-year student of Department of Textile and

The 8th World Construction Symposium 2019

The 8th World Construction Symposium 2019, under the theme, “Towards a Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Built Environment” was held from 08th-09th November at Galadari Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka. The symposium was jointly organized by the Building Economics Management and Research Unit (BEMRU) of the Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa and the Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB).

Staff of Department of Building Economics wins 3 Awards at 8th World Construction Symposium 2019

The staff of Department of Building Economics, Faculty of Architecture, UoM won 3 awards at 8th World Construction Symposium 2019 BEPAM Best Paper Award Ms. Tharusha Ranadewa, Lecturer, Department of Building Economics and Prof. Yasangika Sandanayake, Head of the same Department, won the BEPAM Best Paper Award for the paper titled “Lean Enabling Human Capacity Building of Small and Medium Contractors in Sri Lanka” 8th World Construction Symposium 2019.