Registration of new university students commence today

Monday, 23 November 2020 - 9:57

Schools resumed this morning for the third term in all provinces except the western and isolated areas.

Our correspondents in many areas stated that there is a decrease in the number of children attending schools.

Meanwhile, the University Grants Commission states that the registration of new students in universities will commence from today.

Registrations are to be completed online only and the instructions have been published on the website of the University Grants Commission 

About 41,500 students are expected to be admitted to universities for the new academic year 2019-2020.

Anuradhapura Bhiksu University temporarily closed due to covid
Monday, 18 January 2021 - 7:16

The Anuradhapura Bhiksu University has been temporarily closed.The decision to close was taken after five persons in the university were infected with... Read More

Long distance train journeys re-commence today
Monday, 18 January 2021 - 7:03

Long distance train journeys will re-commence today (January 18).Accordingly, trains will run on the main line from Colombo Fort to Kandy and Badulla.The... Read More

Weather update 18 January: Heavy rainfall expected
Monday, 18 January 2021 - 6:07

Showers will occur at times in North-central, Eastern, Central and Uva provinces. and fairly heavy falls above 50 mm can be expected at some places... Read More