The orientation programme of the Faculty of Applied Sciences for the academic year 2014/15 commenced on 4th January 2016. Students who were enrolled for courses for the coming years were welcomed by the faculty for this special programme which will continue till 9th January. Dean of the Faculty of Applied Sciences, Prof.Sudantha Liyanage, academic staff, Registrar,the Senior Assistant Registrar, Assistant registrar of the FAS, and other officials were present at the occasion. The orientation programme will familiarize the new students with the university premises, and also provide them with necessary information on courses, facilities and student welfare prior to the commencement of their first semester. Entertainment items too are included in each day’s itinerary to add variety to the programme.