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INNOVIOR Gaming Festival 2018

SIBA made an initiative to hold a Gaming Competition on its premises in 28th March 2018. SIBA is always in the front line when moulding different talents and skills of students. The Gaming Competition was one such event which allowed 20 teams from different areas in Sri Lanka to showcase their gaming talents.

Annual Cricket Tournament 2018

SIBA proved again that it is not a campus which is limited only for academic work by organizing a cricket tournament which was held on 18th March 2018 at Police Ground, Kandy. It was succeeded with the participation of 20 teams. The sports' skill of the undergraduates and diplomates was applauded by a huge enthusiastic audience.

Sanda Kinduru

"Sanda Kinduru", a perfect reflection of English Language Training at SIBA Campus SIBA Campus had the second staging of the drama 'Sanda Kinduru' on 07th December 2017 at Hindu Cutural Hall, Kandy. The drama was an outcome of the English Language Training Project carried out by SIBA Campus Department of English and Modern Languages for its BA General Degree Undergraduates. The audience were amazed with the excellent theatre performance of SIBA undergraduates as it clearly proved the mastery of their English public speaking skills.
The main reason behind this perfect out put was the training they received from the director of the drama, Prof. Daryl Harris, an American professor from Nothern Kentucky University, USA. To be trained from a professor like Daryl Harris is a very rare opportunity for undergraduates in Sri Lanka as he is an expert of traditional, experimental, applied and educational stage dramas in the world.
The performance of the undergraduates was highlighted from the eye catching costumes designed by Prof. Daryl Harris and the mellifluous music by Mr. Drashana Bodhikotuwa. The drama 'Sanda Kinduru' is an absolute evidence of the quality of English learning experience SIBA undergraduates receive, which is not limited only to the inside classroom activities.

Annual Leadership camp

Department of Management Studies conducted its Annual Outbound Training 2017, a one-day team-building and leadership program for SIBA Campus undergraduates of the B.A. General Degree program as a part of the Management Studies curriculum on the 21 st of October, 2017. Participants contested as teams under various activities and a mini-hike.

SIBA Convocation Ceremony 2017

Over 500 students marked the successful culmination of their ?undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at a gala Convocation Ceremony held on 20th October 2017 at the SIBA auditorium , Pallekele, Kundasale . It was dedicated to the first batch of Graduates in B.SC. (INFORAMATION TECHNOLOGY). Student achievements were recognized across a range of programs including MA in Buddhist Studies, BA (Special) Degree in Buddhist Leadership, BA (Special) Degree in Pali , BSc Degree in Information Technology and Higher Diploma/ Diploma Programmes in several disciplines. The Chief Guest was Sri Tharanjith singh sandhu (H.E. the Higher Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka) .Other distinguish guests were Ven. Dr. Saddhammajothikadhaja Niyangoda Sri Vijithasiri Anu Nayaka Theoro of Malwathu Maha Viharaya, Ven. Wendaruwe Sri Upali Anu Nayaka Thero of Asgiri Maha Viharaya, Ms.Radha Venkatraman Assistant ( Higher Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka ) , Mr. Mahendra Ratwatte (Board Director of SIBA and Former Mayor Of Kandy) , Mr. C.W.Karunarathne ( Board Director of SIBA and Secretary General Sri Dalada Maligawa) , Mr.Gamini Ranjith Bandara ( Board Director of SIBA and Director Foreign Affairs Sri Dalada Maligawa) and Dr. Palitha Kohona , (Board Director of SIBA and former Secretary/Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the government of Sri Lanka). Eminent educationist, Dr. Upali Sedere (Rector/SIBA) conducted the proceedings.

INNOVIOR 2017 -IT Exhibition

The department of Information Technology of SIBA Campus, Pallekele, Kundasale organized "Innovior 2017" the first IT exhibition in collaboration with the Zonal Education office Kandy on 6th July 2017. The exhibition was focused on Innovations, creative presentations, digital arts, animations and drama.
In the category of innovations, 30 students from 11 schools took part. Winners were chosen from two streams: Software innovations and Robotic innovations. Twenty dramas presented by the schools related to IT were part of the exhibition. Similarly, winners in all other categories were also chosen by two eminent panels of judges.
The exhibition was declared open by the Provincial Director of Education Mr.Thilak Ekanayake. Over 1000 school students visited the exhibition and took part at a motivational session which was conducted by Mr.Kelum Weligama under the topic of "Why we are learning?" The closing ceremony and the prize giving were held on 7th July 2017 with the participation of Prof. S.H.P.P Karunarathne, the Director of the National Institute of Fundamental Studies.

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