The Annual Conference of
KSMU was held on 30th July at B.M.I.C.H, Colombo with the leadership of
the Vice Chancellor of KSMU - Prof. U. Zalavitch, A Representative of
the International Students Department of KSMU - M. Chahine, The Sri
Lankan Representative and a Intern of KSMU – Dr.Yasoba N. Atukorale, A
Senior Lecturer of Kelaniya & Peradeninya Universities – Dr. K.B.
Fransis, The Former President of Sri Lankan Students Community and the
Secretary of Sri Lankan Medical Graduates Society – Dr. Raminda
Katuwala and many more distinguished guests.
Also the hall was crowded by the present students of KSMU and
their parents, with Graduates of KSMU who are successfully practicing
medicine at home and some prospective students.
The Hon. Vice Chancellor of KSMU - Prof. U. Zalavitch and
other chief guests have been ushered by Dr. Atukorale, and Keep
protecting national traditions by lighting the Traditional Oil Lamp
Dr. Atukorale , the Sri Lankan Representative of the
University has given a discretion about studies in Russia and the
university. Further he elaborated the details by a video & Slide
program. Accords to his address, presently more than 6000 students are
studying at KSMU and out of them nearly 230 are Sri Lankans. Also
during the past few years not less than 100 students have been
graduated from KSMU and now practicing medicine all around the globe.
“KSMU is a leading university in Russia teaching in English
Medium. Presently there are number of students graduated from KSMU and
perform well in Sri Lanka. Therefore we will not hesitate to recommend
this university as one of the best Medical Colleges in the world.”
Chancellor of KSMU - Prof. U. Zalavitch said awarding Excellent Sri
Lankan Students with Certificates.
“According to the competition of education in Sri Lanka , we
couldn’t guarantee & it’s very hard to enter to a local university.
So, this is a golden opportunity for students with required
qualifications to enter KSMU and earn a world recognized Degree”, Dr.
K.B. Fransis said.
Dr. Katuwala, Former President of Sri Lankan Students
community at KSMU told “our graduates are now successfully working in
most developed countries like Australia, England, Canada, America,
Malaysia and enjoy the success of carrier by being a medical graduate
of KSMU. This is more than enough to prove how internationally KSMU
Degree is recognized with guaranteed success. my self today
successfully practicing medicine in local government sector.”
Mr. S. Mudunkotuwa, a Parent of one of the senior medical students
mentioned “it’s a great opportunity for Sri Lankan Students, since KSMU
offer it’s service in English Medium for an affordable rate as 18, 000
USD for all 6 years. It’s a great opportunity that Dr. Atukorale is
also an Intern of KSMU who lives with our children, who is very
cooperative with all the students all the time and take care of our
children during the study programs”.
“It is also my duty is to provide educational guidance to SL
students, seeking admission to KSMU, as well as to minimize illegal
immigration acts under the name of KSMU. For the convenience of
prospective students I have appointed & authorized some of leading
Student recruiting companies from many district of the island, to work
with me. This recommended agents list is also available at KSMU
official website. Sri Lankans are always welcome to directly contact me
regarding inquiries, registrations or the details of malpractices under
the name of KSMU” Dr. Atukorale said.
He thourally mentioned “According to the International
recognition, we strictly consider prospective students to have minimum
of 3 C passes (Bio Scheme) from local or London A/L , as basic
qualification in admission. NO student can apply to KSMU only with
his/her O/L results. Premedical Program has been introduced only for
students with less than 3C passes in A/L’s but with good O/L results”.
||Further Dr. Atukorale has
been supporting Sri Lankan students in many ways, also has been
involved in awarding scholarship opportunities to Sri Lankans
considering their academic achievements. Family member of one full
Scholarhip holder thanked the Vice Chancellor for offering Full
Scholarship to Ms.Tharanga Fernando considering her academic
achievements. Like every year, this year also the International
Department of KSMU looking forward to offer some merit based
scholarships to Sri Lankans.
KSMU has started registration prospective students for the
2006/2007. Online Admission is available through the web www.ksmu.info
. Dr.Atukorale mentioned that all details and schedules of KSMU are
available online. Further the prospective students are welcome to
contact the Sri Lankan Representative’s office directly on (011)
2807686 or 077-6081194.
Continue on "Sunday
Observer" 8th Oct 2006