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Sports Facilities-Faculty of Engineering

The students of the Faculty of Engineering take actively take part in sports activities. The students can take part in 21 sports that are facilitated within the university. The faculty premises has a well equipped weight training room, a multipurpose play ground for Athletics Elle, Hockey Rugger, Football, Cricket Road Race, Netball, Base ball , and facilities for Badminton, Table Tennis, Chess, Basketball, Carrom, Karate. At At university level annual sports events such as Inter-Faculty and Inter-University tournaments are held. In addition to these, a two weeks long University Sports Festival named SLUG is held at a selected University once in every 3 years. Students are also encouraged to participate in the World University Sports Festival which is held once in every two years. .

Engineering faculty students are among the best performers in interfaculty tournaments. Many of our best sportsmen and women have shown their talents in many interuniversity level games enabling them to represent the national university teams as well as to take part in world university games. At the end of each year, a Colors Award Ceremony is held and those who excel in different sports activities at tournaments and meets are awarded colours in which many of our sports men and women receive university colours.

Past and present sports enthusiasts of the faculty have formed the Engineering Faculty Sports Club. Together they are working hard for the betterment of the sports in the engineering faculty through the development of sportsmen and women as well as sports infrastructure within the faculty.

News & Events

Past News & Events from previous web

Inauguration - 2022

Virtual Open Day - 2022

Introductory Session on Engineering Degree Programs offered by Faculty of Engineering, University of Ruhuna will be held via online.
Date : 15th September 2022
Time : 8.00 PM
Welcome you via following platforms.
Zoom ...
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Inauguration - 2022

Faculty Orientation of the 23rd Batch

With much delight on 22nd August 2022, the Faculty Orientation Ceremony of the 23rd batch was held Physically at the Auditorium of Faculty of Engineering, University of Ruhuna. This is the second consecutive 500+ batch in the history of the faculty.

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Master Program 2021/2022

(Applications now open until 30th April 2021)
Applications are calling for the 5th intake of the Postgraduate Program (M.Eng) conducted by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Ruhuna.

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Computer Engineering

The department of Electrical and Information Engineering (DEIE) commenced a new specialization program, named as Computer Engineering which takes an intake of 200 students per year.


Past Achievements

Honorary Invitation Offer for Chaminda Karunasena - Adjunct Professor of QUT

Congratulations to Prof. Chaminda Karunasena, for being appointed as an Honorary Adjunct Professor of QUT in the Faculty of Engineering, School of Mechanical, Medical & Process Engineering for a 2-year period. This award is in recognition of his excellent research and innovation towards the betterment of Science.

Hope this appointment will become a bridging path for international research between Queensland University of Technology and University of Ruhuna.

Congratulations for being promoted as Professors

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is well enriched with the knowledge and expertise of newly promoted scholarly professors; Professor Tushara Chaminda and Professor K.S. Wanniarachchi. They are praised for their enormous efforts on sharpening skills of future generation and continuous research for the development of the sciences related to the faculty, university and further to the country over the years of excellent service.

Along with Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is also humbly celebrated its first professorship appointment of Professor H.C.P. Karunasena. He is also an energetic young experienced scholar who continuously engage in industrial projects, research, student capacity building, and knowledge sharing for the betterment of science.

Warmest wishes for the Well-Deserved Success of Newly Appointed Professors!

Team “Aromatic” Leading the Way

Team “Aromatic”, a group of talented first year undergraduates of Faculty of Engineering, University of Ruhuna have successfully witnessed continuous victories in recent times. Amongst the numerous achievements, becoming the Semifinalists from “Evolution AI” Ideathon and the 2nd Runners up of “Cyberzee” Hackathon, organized by the University of Kelaniya, and the Most popular team in “Aurora” Hackathon which is organized by Society of Computer Science of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura are significant. Congratulations to the Team “Aromatic”.

Champions of “Evolution AI” (Artificial Intelligence Ideathon)

A group of students from the 22nd Batch, Faculty of Engineering has won the championship of islandwide “Evolution AI”, an Artificial Intelligence Ideathon organized by AIESEC in the University of Kelaniya

Inter-University Debate Competition 2021 - Runners Up

The University of Ruhuna debate team emerged as runners up in the Inter-University Debate Competition 2021, which was organized by IESL YMS. In the final, the UoR team represented the opposition in the topic of “Shifting towards 70% renewable energy power by 2030 is feasible, regardless of the current economic standpoint and framework of Sri Lanka”. Congratulations to the UoR debate team.

Related Links

  • UoR
  • MIS
  • LMS
  • EEC
  • UGC
  • IESL
  • IEEE

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