Drop-in-health Centre and Counselling Station at the Kilinochchi Premises

Drop-in-health centre and counselling station have started operations on 7th October. Dr. P. Karthikeyan, RDHS Kilinochchi and his crew worked hard to bring this centre in operation within a short period of time. Deputy registrar and student counsellors of the Faculty of Engineering took part in initiatives to get the centre run on regular basis. Presently, Dr. Menaka from Kilinochchi district hospital visits the Kilinochchi premises voluntarily to provide medical assistance. The centre will operate on Tuesdays and Thursdays every week from 2 to 3 p.m. This is a noteworthy achievement at the Kilinochchi premises, University of Jaffna, to cater health needs of all students, staff of the Kilinochchi premises. The medical doctors have promised to provide their continuous support until, Kilinochchi premises gets a designated medical officer.

Dr. Mathavan is on visiting appointment at the Faculty

Senthan Mathavan is lecturing the engineering undergraduates during his visiting appointment at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Jaffna from 7th October for a period of a month.

S.Mathavan received the BScEng degree specialized in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, in 2005. He topped  the batch obtaining GPA 4.0 out of 4.0. From 2005 to 2006, he was an Assistant Lecturer attached to the Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Peradeniya. He obtained the PhD degree in Mechatronics from Loughborough University in the UK, in 2009. Continue reading