The new wing of the Faculty of Education was declared open by senior professor Lakshman Dissanayake,theVice Chancellor of the University of Colombo on 15 th July 2016.This simple ceremony was attended by Directors, Deans of other faculties, staff and students of the Faculty of Education. The Dean of the faculty welcoming the gathering thanked all those who contributed towards facilitating getting this building which was a long felt need as the faculty was facing severe shortage of space .The Vice Chancellor while congratulating the faculty requested to see that the beauty of the building and its viscinity is maintained.