The Faculty of Science of the University of Kelaniya, established in 1967, proudly celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. The “Themiyuru Dahan”, a musical concert themed “Evolution of Music”, performed by Bathiya Jayakodi & Santhush Weeraman (BnS) together with Jananath Warakagoda and Rohana Baddage was held on the 5th of July 2017 at Sri Dharmaloka Convocation Hall of the University of Kelaniya to coincide with its golden jubilee celebrations. The music of this concert was a mixture of folk hop remixes and Hindustani Classical music.
The Faculty of Science is organizing an exhibition, “Vidya 2017” to be held from 2nd -6th October 2017, in collaboration with all the departments of the Faculty to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Faculty of Science. The Electronic students’ Society and INTELLEX Club of the Faculty of Science together presented the “Themiyuru Dahan” musical concert with the objective of raising funds in making exhibits with respect to innovations, robotics and electronic devices.
Prof. B.M. Jayawardena, the Dean of the Faculty of Science, Professor H.H. Sumathipala, the Head of the Department of Physics, academic and non- academic staff members, many invitees and undergraduates participated in this concert.