Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Leadership training reduces ragging in Sri Lankan universities, education official says
Sun, Aug 3, 2014, 09:30 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 03, Colombo: The mandatory leadership training programme initiated by the government for the new students entering Sri Lanka's state universities has helped to reduce ragging in universities by about 90 percent, a senior education official said.

The Secretary to the Ministry of Higher Education Dr. Sunil Jayantha Navaratne said that the programme introduced in 2011 helps to inculcate good manners, attitudinal development and leadership qualities in the students.

The fourth Leadership Training Programme for the new entrants for the universities this year will start on 7th of September.

The leadership training this year will be held under 3 stages in 23 centers for a three week period.

The three-week program covers subjects of Sri Lanka's future vision and global changes, the processing of a strategic living plan and reaching the long term objectives, physical training, first aid, leadership qualities and common law.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka stock exchange increases stakeholder engagement through social media
-- [35 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's Attorney General indicts UPFA MP and 12 others in former MP Premachandra's murder
-- [50 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport to be closed at night to minimize losses
-- [1 hour and 0 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Customs seize another container with a stock of ethanol
-- [1 hour and 11 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Freedom Party prohibits party members from attending rallies of other political parties
-- [1 hour and 15 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Police arrest former LTTE women's wing leader
-- [1 hour and 25 minutes ago]
"The final thought" : Indiana Buddhist Temple
-- [1 hour and 26 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's Marxist party calls on government to dissolve parliament after April 23rd
-- [1 hour and 33 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan President pledges to resolve issues of every community equally
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Cricket sends Seekkuge Prasanna to Australia as a stand by for Rangana Herath
-- [8 hours ago]

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, 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 LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.