Sri Lankan Team perform very well at the Earth Science Olympiad Competition, held in France -August, 2017.
Sri Lanka team won two Gold Medals and one Silver Medal on international team field investigation and earth science project and for the competitive individual competition won a Bronze medal at the Earth Science Olympiad Competition, Nice, France, August 2017.
Sri Lanka Earth Science Olympiad Examination 2017 was successfully held at following regional centres on 6th May, 2017.
Central Province: Department of Geology, University of Peradeniya
Uva Province: Faculty of Science and Technology, Uva Wellassa University
Wayaba Province: Maliyadewa Boys College
Southern Province: Department of Fisheries and Marine Resources, University of Ruhuna
The following students are the Top 05 among 93 total candidates.
- Wellappuli Arachchige Dithira Yasasvin Wellappuli (2017122), Rahula College, Mathara
- Abdul Azeez Umar Azad (201789), St. Anthony’s College, Kandy
- Rathnaweera Patabendige Kavindu Surinda (2017121), Richmond College, Galle
- Bhagya Kalpani Ranaweera (201775), Hillwood College, Kandy
- E. M. Sithmi Nimashi Edirisinghe (201754), Maliyadeva Balika Vidyalaya, Kurunegala