Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka's Hardy Advanced Technology Institute to be upgraded as a university
Sat, Jan 19, 2013, 11:35 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 19, Colombo: The Chairman of Sri Lanka's development exhibition Deyata Kirula and Minister of Telecommunication and Information Technology, Ranjith Siyambalapitiya, says that the Hardy Advanced Technology Institute in Ampara will be upgraded as a university parallel to the exhibition in 2013.

The government spends Rs. 1.075 billion for the constructions in the Hardy Institute which is the venue of the exhibition.

Once upgraded, the 56-year old institute, will be the island' first technology university.

Hardy Advanced Technology Institute is named after Canadian born scholar Prof. Evan Alan Hardy. The institute offers a number of well recognized technological courses.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka, India navies discuss maritime security at the 27th IMBL meeting aboard Indian naval ship
-- [9 hours ago]
A 'Bulb for a Bulb'-EFL returns with annual green campaign
Jaffna Police mistook the students for a motorcycle gang and fired - Law and Order Minister
Ceiling on prices of 48 pharmaceutical drugs come into force from today
Sri Lankan President orders independent Inquiry into the Jaffna University students' deaths
Sri Lanka President to visit Iran later this year
Sri Lanka Navy ships leave for training visit to India
Two global yacht and marina construction companies show interest in marine tourism in Sri Lanka
Constitutional Assembly Steering Committee discuss Electoral Reforms, devolution, Executive
Tamil Diaspora organization welcomes UN Special Rapporteur's urgent call for Sri Lanka to set up minority rights mechanism

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.