Events / Programmes

Our Events & Programmes

Events and programmes which are organized by Alumni Association of the Faculty of Law (AAFL) of the University of Colombo.

A Webinar on Admission to Final Year of the Sri Lanka Law College organized by Alumni Association of Faculty of Law, University of Colombo, August 2022

The Alumni Association of the Faculty of Law of the University of Colombo in Collaboration with the Sri Lanka Law College organized an awareness programme for Final year students of the Faculty of Law on on 22.08.2022. which was conducted via Zoom. The event was spearheaded by Ms. Dilani Alagaratnam, the current President of the Alumni Association with the able support of Ms. Farzana Jameel, a PC, both of whom are celebrated Alumni of the Faculty with the everlasting support of the with the support and guidance of the Dean of the Faculty, Prof. Sampath Punchihewa. Approximately 180 students participated in the Webinar .

The session commenced with a formal welcome from Ms. Farzana Jameel, PC, a distinguished Alumni of the Faculty of Law to and Dr. Jagath Pathinayake, the current Principal of the Sri Lanka Law College, the Dean and the students.At the outset Dr. Pathinayake provided the students with a concise outline of the 150 year history of Sri Lanka Law College, the oldest educational institution in SriLanka. elaborated on the history and the eminent position of the Law College as one of the more prestigious professional bodies in the country. This was followed by a presentation made by Mr. Prabhakaran from the Unit Head, Administration of Sri Lanka Law College who gave an excellent explanation concerning the registration process at the Sri Lanka Law College. Ms. Srinika Raigamkorale, Director of Examinations, Sri Lanka Law College made the final presentation regarding the examination procedure and the rules of the Sri Lanka Law College.

The webinar concluded with Prof. Sampath Pubchihewa delivereingd a formal vote of thanks. He thanked , paying his utmost gratitude and sincere thanks to the Principalle of the Sri Lanka Law College for his ready participation in the taking part in theprogramme, and to Mr. Prabhakaran and Ms. Raigamkorale for providing valuable information insight to the students. of the Faculty of Law. He also sincerely thanked both Ms. Dilani Alagaratnam and Ms.Farzana Jameel, PC of the Alumni Association for their enthusiasm and deliberations in giving leadership to organizing the such a wonderful event and . Lastly, he also thanked MMr. Akalanka Nuwan, Mr. Dumindu Madhushan and Mr. Kavindu Geeganagefrom the Faculty for providing the necessary support and technical support in organizing the event. The event was a great success evidenced by the number of students who took part which reached around 250.

            Congratulations to the MCB team !

AAFL congratulates the MCB team representing the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo for emerging Quarter Finalists at the Global Rounds of the John H. Jackson Moot Court Competition 2022!

Annual General Meeting 2022

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the AAFL was held at the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo on 21st May 2022.

The outgoing President, Mr. A A M Illiyas PC shared the progress of the AAFL during the year ended and thanked the committee and the faculty for their time and effort. Ms. Dilani Alagaratnam was elected as the President for the year 20022/23.

The handing over of a cheque of Rs. 200,000/- by the outgoing President Mr. Illiyas, P.C to the Trust also took place at the occasion.

The AAFLUOC Website was launched at the AGM by Retired Justice K T Chitrasiri, with the intention of providing timely updates of the AAFL activities and strengthening the interactions within the membership.

Establishment of the AAFL Education Trust: Signing the Trust Deed on 18 January 2022