Home / Youth / Careers / Higher Education/ Combank sponsors Gold Medal for Best Performance in Uni. of Colombo Accounting degree

Combank sponsors Gold Medal for Best Performance in Uni. of Colombo Accounting degree


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Tuesday, 13 March 2018 00:00


Pictured here at the presentation of the sponsorship cheque are (from left) Department of Accounting Head Dr Tharusha Gooneratne and University of Colombo Faculty of Management and Finance Dean Dr Pradeep Dharmadasa, with Commercial Bank Deputy General Manager (Marketing) Hasrath Munasinghe, Commercial Bank Head of Operations Ms Priyanthi Perera

 

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has come forward to recognise academic excellence in university education, by awarding a Gold Medal annually for the best performance in the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting degree program of the University of Colombo.

The first ‘Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC Gold Medal for the Best Performance in Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting’ is to be presented at this year’s convocation, to a student of the 2014 batch who obtains a First Class and gains the highest Grade Point Average (GPA).

The Gold medal will thereafter be awarded annually, and will be jointly awarded if more than one student is eligible, the Bank said. 

 


Share This Article


DISCLAIMER:

1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.

COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

Automation and machine learning: Helping organisations extract deeper value from data

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

The world is in the midst of a data explosion. Humans are generating an estimated 2.5 quintillion bytes of data every single day1, according to Forbes, and more data was created in the past two years than in all of human history. No wonder data now r


SL tourism: From TOM to experience the brand in 2019

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Last week I had just crossed the border that separates Laos from Thailand and was on route via land to Thailand. My mind was on Laos – a country branded globally as ‘Simply Beautiful’ (backed by the ADB in 2018) to attract visitors into the cou


Questionable (or absurd) official report on poverty indicators

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

The latest Report issued by the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs on ‘Poverty Indicators’ is both questionable and outrageous.1This Ministry is under the responsibility of the Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe. Most of the sta


Teaching the younger generation to observe professional ethics is the need of the hour

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

When Sri Lanka got independence in 1948, it was one of the most promising nations both in Asia and in the Commonwealth countries. It had luckily emerged unscathed after the Second World War unlike our neighbours. Sri Lanka furthermore did not have to


Columnists More