Preliminarily discussions on signing a Memorandum of Understanding between the University of Kelaniya and Lumbini Buddhist University in Nepal, took place on the 15th of February 2018 at the Senate Room of the University of Kelaniya. The Discussion was focused on the key factors to be included in the Memorandum of Understanding; enhancing the Inter-University collaboration and Exchange of Students between the Universities.
The discussion was held mainly between Professor D.M. Semasinghe, Vice-Chancellor representing the University of Kelaniya and Professor Bhadraratna Vajracharya, Dean of the Faculty of Buddhist Studies representing Lumbini Buddhist University in Nepal.
The discussion was coordinated by Venerable Professor Malwane Chandaratana Thera, Head of the Department of Sinhala of the University of Kelaniya. The event was also participated by Venerable Sirivajira Thera, Lecturer of Lumbini Buddhist University in Nepal and Mr. H.W. Wijerathne, Development Officer of the Ministry of Buddha Sasana and Religious Affairs, Sri Lanka.