Postgraduate Institute of Science


Annual Research Congress
26th, 27th, and 28th November 2020


Inauguration Session
26th November 2020 at the Postgraduate Institute of Science.

Technical Program
27th and 28th November 2020 (online via zoom webinar)

Conference Themes

Earth and Enviorenmental Sciences
ICT, Mathematics and Statistics
Life Sciences
Physical Sciences
Science Education.


About the Congress

The PGIS Research Congress is the major annual research conference of the Postgraduate Institute of Science. The Congress provides an exciting opportunity to share knowledge and network with scientists from across Sri Lanka and abroad, through the presentation of cutting edge research. The Congress will be held on the 26th, 27th, and 28th of November 2020. Due to the current situation, the technical sessions will be done online via zoom webinar.


Postgraduate Institute of ScienceThe Premier Postgraduate Institute in Sri Lanka

The Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS) is a National Institute established by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in 1996, for the purpose of providing, promoting and developing higher education in science.

PGIS New Building

Inaguration ProgramPostgraduate Institute of Science

The inauguration program will be held at the PGIS, on the 26th of November 2020 from 4:30pm onwards. Prof. S. H. P. Parakrama Karunaratne, a prominent reseacher and the Deputy Vice Chancellor of University of Peradeniya, will deliver the keynote address. Prof. Sampath Amaratunge, the Chairman of the University Grants Commission, will grace the event as the Chief Guest.
Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, we will have to limit the attendence of the inauguration.

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Technical SessionsOnline via Zoom

Technical sessions will be held online via zoom webinar system on the 27th and 28th of November 2020. More information is posted on the technical program webpage.