Symposium on Indo Sri Lanka Collaborative Research Programme

NSF in collaboration with the Ministry of Education organized the second symposium on Indo-Sri Lanka joint research programme on 20th January 2023 at Sankathani, Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration (SLIDA). Mr M. N. Ranasinghe, Secretary, Ministry of Education and Mr Vivek Gupta, First Secretary (Education), High Commission of India to Sri Lanka graced the event

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NSF wins at the Best Annual Report Award Ceremony 2022

NSF wins at the Best Annual Report Award Ceremony 2022 for the fourth consecutive year under the “Research Institutions” Category with a Silver Award. The Awards ceremony 2022 was held at the BMICH on 02nd of December 2022

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National Science Day 2022

he National Science Day ceremony was held as a hybrid event on 10th November 2022 in the Auditorium of the Ministry of Education with the participation of Dr Susil Premajayantha, the Hon. Minister of Education, being the Chief Guest. The event was organized jointly by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Ministry of Education under the theme “Science for Sustainable Future, Global Trends with Local Blend”

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NSF Launched the National Instrument Database (NID)

NSF launched the NID on 14 September 2022, a user-friendly, state-of-the-art data base of analytical, testing and research equipment available in state higher education and R&D institutions with a view to providing services and support to its stakeholders both in the public and private sectors in a cost-effective manner.

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JNSF celebrates 50 Years with an increased impact factor of 0.682

According to Clarivate Analytics Journal Citation Report 2022, the Journal of the National Science Foundation
of Sri Lanka (JNSF) has received an Impact Factor of 0.682.
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