United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Stay Connected
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

An International University in Hantana

Jun 24, 2010 5:02:38 AM - itnnews.lk

Minister S.B. Dissanayake has said that an international University will be set up on an extent of 700 acres at Hantana.

The Minister said that locations have also been identified in Biyagama and Katunayaka to build Universities. He said that 3,000-4,000 jobs can be generated through the proposed University in Hantana. He revealed of discussions that are in progress with Universities in India, the United Kingdom, the U.S. and Australia in this repect.

The Minister was speaking at an awareness workshop for government servants at the Thalathu Oya Maha Vidyalaya. The Minister referred to plans to provide jobs for 300,000 youths during the next 18 months.