Apr 19, 2021

Universities to reopen on April 27 ; August holiday limited to a week

All universities will resume academic activities on April 27, the Education Minister Professor G.L. Pieris said.

However, universities will be initially open only for 4th and 3rd year students and will gradually be open for 2nd and 1st years, the minister added.

Meanwhile, he said that it was also decided to limit the August school holiday to just a week.