A Gazette notification has been published on the establishment of a new university in the Vavuniya District.
As per the Gazette issued by the Education Minister Professor G. L. Peiris, the ‘ University of Vavuniya, Sri Lanka’ will commence operations from the 1st of August 2021.
The Vavuniya Campus of the Jaffna University will be abolished with the establishment of the University of Vavuniya.
The new university will be established for the purpose of providing, promoting, and developing higher education in the fields of Business Studies, Applied Sciences, and Technology Studies.
The University will develop courses connected to a wide range of related disciplines with the aim of providing the students with a well-groomed education with the potential to develop a specialization in chosen disciplines. (NewsWire)