An exhibition was organized by the Department of Biological Sciences of the Faculty of Applied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka. The department aimed to promote research and education in biology, microbiology and other related fields, and such an event helps to achieve that goal. Overall, the exhibition was a great success in promoting awareness about microbiology and its importance in our daily lives. Under the guidance of Dr. P. Neelamanie Yapa, the Head of the Department of Biological Sciences, with the help of the academic staff, non-academic staff and lab technicians, and the funding from the AHEAD/RUSL/DOR 079 grant and the utmost effort of the undergraduates of the department made this exhibition a success.
The exhibition provided an excellent opportunity for students to learn about the importance of microbiology and its applications in various fields. With over 1700 school students and over 700 university students have participated in the event, held on the 26th of May 2023 at the faculty premises of Applied Sciences