A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), between Central Queensland University (CQ University), Australia and University of Kelaniya was signed on the 4th of June 2018 at the Vice- Chancellor’s Office, University of Kelaniya. Prof. Scott Bowman, Vice- Chancellor and President (CQ University), and Prof D. M. Semasinghe, Vice- Chancellor, University of Kelaniya signed the MoU.
The objectives of the collaboration between the universities are to co-operate in a spirit of mutual understanding and to develop a closer relationship of goodwill and friendship. On the basis of close co-operation, each institution will undertake work towards facilitation of joint education projects and other agreed upon scholarly activities which include; collaborative research and supervision of higher degree candidates, collaborative and joint delivery of Continuing Professional Development, collaborative applications for grants and funding.
The signing was witnessed by Prof. Ariyarathne jayamaha, Dean of Faculty of Graduate studies, Dr. P.G. Wijayarathne, dean of Faculty of Computing and Technology, Prof. N.P. Sunil Chandra, Chairman of the Research Council, (Mr. W.M. Karunarathne, Registrar, (Mr.) H.M.N.C. Herath, Deputy Bursar of Faculty of Graduate Studies and (Mr.) K.B.S.L. Wijerathne, Senior Assistant Registrar of faculty of Graduate Studies.