Entrepreneur discussion forum and Industry Visit for level one undergraduates

 

 

The level one students of the Department of Industrial Management received a wealth of knowledge as well as some unique experiences during their industry visit for the Industry and Technology module. The visit was intended to give the students an exposure to both large scale industries as well as SMEs, and how the students can contribute to them in the future. The visit, scheduled on 22nd and 23rd June was destined to Hambanthota via Galle. The students visited Siam City Ruhunu Cement Factory in Galle, Malindu Dairy of Angunakolapelessa, Lanka Salt Limited Saltern in Hambanthota and Angel Aquarium in Lunugamvehera to study the operations of each of the ventures. The students also received extensive of knowledge through the stories shared by the entrepreneurs, including Mr. Manjula Nishantha of Malindu Dairy and Mr. Rohan Fernando of Angel Aquarium, on their journeys. Another session was held in Hambantota on 22nd evening, organized by Hambantota District Chamber of Commerce (HDCC), in which another group of entrepreneurs shared their knowledge and experiences with the students. The department wishes to convey heartfelt gratitude to Hambantota District Chamber of Commerce for its immense support in organizing this industry visit.