Ministry of Higher Education announced that the leadership training for the new entrants to the universities will commence on December 27th.
A total of 26 thousand 721 students will undergo the two-week long training program at 22 centres island wide.
The duration of the training program has been reduced to two weeks this year from the three weeks in the previous year due to the delay in admitting students.
The training programme this year has been updated by a special committee comprising university lecturers.
According to the Ministry of Higher Education The program includes the future vision of Sri Lanka, global changes, achieving long term developments, physical exercises, first aid, leadership qualities and leadership, laws and rituals of the society.