The Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma Awarding Ceremony of the Extension programmes conducted by the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura was held on 25thSeptember 2016 from 1.00 pm onwards at the Bandaranayke Hall at the University premises. The event marked another golden footstep in the history of university, being the first ever general Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma Awarding Ceremony of the Extension Programmes of the Faculty.
The event was graced by Prof. Sampath Amaratunge – Vice Chancellor, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Dr. U. Anura Kumara – Dean, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, Heads of the Departments and academic staff of the faculty, Well-wishers, the Registrar, non-academic staff, parents and the certificate, diploma and advanced diploma awardees. Mr. B. Asoka Keerthi de Silva, Former Chief Executive Officer& General Manager, People’s Bank delivered the Key Note Address.
Four hundred and sixty eight students were awarded at this ceremony for their accomplishments in the course programmes in management disciplines such as Marketing, Accountancy, Public Management and Entrepreneurship, who at the same time walk to the society with a promising qualifications together with an outstanding academic and a professional caliber to pursue challenging career prospective.
The Center of Excellence in Management Education in Sri Lanka, the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce of University of Sri Jayewardenepurain fulfilling its noble social responsibility in education, organizes and conducts the aforementioned extension courses to provide an opportunity to the community who misses the privilege of getting university education from entry point of advanced level qualification.