A Teacher Training Workshop on ‘Accountancy and Business Studies for G.C.E. Advanced Level’ organised by the Department of Accountancy attached to the Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies of the University of Kelaniya was held on the 5th of January 2018 at the auditorium of the Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, University of Kelaniya. This workshop was held with the objective of enlightening the schoolteachers about new trends in the field of Accountancy and Business Studies and discussing current subject issues.
The academic staff members of the Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies including the Department of Accountancy, University of Kelaniya participated in this workshop as resource persons. About 300 schoolteachers who teach Accountancy and Business Studies for G.C.E. Advanced Level in the schools in Kelaniya region were present at the workshop.
Professor Lakshman Senevirathne, Deputy Vice-Chancellor participated and delivered a speech at the commencement of the workshop as the chief guest. The event was also graced by Dr. P.N.D. Fernando, Dean of the Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, Dr. W.V.A.D. Karunarathne, Head of Department of Accountancy, other academic staff members of the Department of Accountancy and many undergraduates.