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The Aeronautical Society of Nalanda College Proudly Presents WINGS of the MAROONS'13 on 11th of July 2013 @ college Auditorium





Aetas '13 Inter-Class Science Quiz Competition organized by the Science Society of Nalanda College, Colombo, Sri Lanka will be held on 4th July, 2013 at School Premises.





Future Minds started with humble beginnings in 2006 with the Motto of “No one left behind”. Roughly 75 Educational Institutes took part in 2006 and the Future Minds Secretariat has steadily increased this number in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and the quality of participating Institutes. This time Future Minds 2013 will be held in Colombo, Kandy and Galle. Students who are in these areas are getting the opportunity to participate in the most dynamic Carrier guidance exhibition in the country.

Organized by Nalanda Junior Old boys Association

Visit Future Minds -2013 Official Website


Colombo Highlights

Day 01 by Nalanda College Photographic Art Society

Day 01 by Future Minds

Day 02 by Nalanda College Photographic Art Society


Kandy Highlights

Day 01 by Future Minds

Band Show (Day 01)

Band Show Highlights

Day 02 by Future Minds

Band Show (Day 02)

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Colours Awarding Ceremony for Year 2012 of Nalanda College was held on 4th of June, 2013 at Waters Edge Grand Ballroom hall. Chief guest of the event was Hon. Speaker of Sri Lanka Parliament Mr. Chamal Rajapaksha.

A glamorous night where the power houses of Nalanda Sporting was awarded & felicitated for their talents & skills displayed in the year 2012. More than 200 merit awards & 131 colours were awarded for the chosen students who helped to spread the glory of mother Nalanda n national & international levels.


HELIOS is sun Observation camp which is annually held event conducted by Nalanda College Astronomical Society (NCAS) and Ananda Balika Vidyalaya Astronomical Society (ABVAS). 
Both of these clubs are school based so most of the participants are resent school attendees and Helios is the 1st Inter School Solar Observation Camp South Asian since 2006.
and HELIOS 2013 successfully done
with the Patronage of Prof. Padmajeewa Ganepola and Prof. Chandana Jayarathna, with the blessings of the ministry of education, in 21st of February 2013.

See More Photos in Nalanda College Photographic Art Society Official Page >


The Nalanda College Junior Old Boys Association donates two new computer labs to the school, apart from the lab already donated last February. Mr. Gotabhaya Jayaratne, Secretary to the Ministry of Education has declared opened the two labs, one lab out of which would be dedicated to junior section and the other would be for Senior section. All the labs are wired with security cameras and state of the art computers with latest configurations.

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The Life Saving Society of Nalanda College saved two teenagers lives while bathing off the Mount Lavinia Beach. Life savers were aware of people who gather around the beach everyday.

On July 22nd the two boys named Ruwan Nishantha Ilangakoon and Buddhika Udaya Maduranga were struggling with insubordinate surfs around 12.45 pm Chanuka responded swiftly and swam towards Ruwan for about 200 meters while asking help from Sameera. Ruwan was saved in-noxiously by Chanuka. Meanwhile Sameera Vithanage; the captain of The Life Saving Society was able to save Buddhika who was dragged away by currents in a sea pocket. The two young men were brought ashore safely by accompnying Chamath Degalle and Kasun Jayanatha. The condition of Ruwan was stable but Buddhika was unconscious. 

Sameera did not terminate his responsibility by this. He supplied Buddhika with artificial breathing, betwixt Chanuka helped him with artificial heart beat supply. The Junior Life Savers Pavithra Perera and Madusha Guruge were able to control the people gathered around. Their effort was successful and Buddhika came to his consciousness.

Non of the people gathered standed to take in the patient to the hospital. Sameera immeaditaley took Buddhika to Kalubowila hospital with the help of a parent of a Nalanda College student. Buddhika was entered to ICU at Kalubowila. Later on Ruwan informed that Buddhika was fully recovered.

Gamika and Gihantha proudly said that they could save another life/person on 8th July. The Life Saving Society of Nalanda College has saved 615 lives since its establishment in 1981.

Sameera and his fellow Life Savers gratefully commemorated The Principal; Ranjith Jayasundara, the teacher in-charge; Lasal Jayathunga and coach; Roshan Wijesinghe.

They also appreciated the indelible influence of Parents and Old Boys.

"Character Illuminates Wisdom", by showing the colours of school motto, the Life Saving Society of Nalanda College showed their generosity on giving life to a life.


The Communication Unit of Nalanda College has made arrangements to hold it's annual all island inter school announcing competition, Sambhasha on 24th of June, 2012 from 8am onward at the school premises.

Competitiors could participate to this event in following categories.

  • Sinhala Announcing (Junior)
  • Sinhala Announcing (Intermediate)
  • Sinhala Announcing (Senior)
  • English Announcing (Junior)
  • English Announcing (Intermediate)
  • English Announcing (Senior)
  • Sports Commentry (Open - Sinhala)
  • Sports Commentry (Open - English)
  • Dubbing (Open - Sinhala)
For more information,
  • Eranda Sanchagodage: +94 710401115
  • Ashen Tharaka: +94 715934346
  • Sarith de Silva: +94 711990711
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Website: http://www.nccu.nalanda.sch.lk

Two teams of Nalanda College Chess club participated to the inter school chess tournament, which was organized by Dudley Senanayake College on the 25th of May 2012 representing under 15 and under 19 categories. The two teams were able to win 2nd place under the 15 category and 3rd place under the 19 category.

Colours Awarding Ceremony 2011 of Nalanda college will be held with the presence of Distinguished Old Nalandian Tilanga Sumathipala, M.P. Colombo district as the chief guest and Mr. Ravi Hettiarachchi, president of J.O.B.A. as the guest of honour on Friday the 25th  of May 2012 at 5.00p.m. at Janakala Centre of Battaramulla.

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