Geomatics Students' Union
Faculty of Geomatics is not confined only to an academic oriented life style. The subcommittees; sports subcommittee, arts subcommittee, educational subcommittee which come under the main faculty union provoke the extra-curricular activities fostering and presenting the skills of undergraduates. GPL, Badminton Night, Sajje and Swarnadwara are few events organized by the FoG Students’ Union.
Badminton Tournament – Badminton tournament, which is organized at the university Badminton Court, is one of the sports events organized annually to identify the skills of new comers and to present the sport talents of undergraduates.
Geomatics Premier League - Geo Premier League is one of the most attractive events organized by the sports subcommittee for those who are interested in watching and playing cricket. Events are organized to develop the brotherhood among students. The unity among batches acts as the backbone of the Students’ Union of the faculty.
University Staff vs Students Cricket Tournament – This tournament which has become a popular event among students and staff is organized to develop the affability among students and lecturers.
O/L Seminar – “Diyawara” is a revision seminar programme specially conducted for the students in rural areas to compete successfully in the current educational system. The programme is organized as one of the community service projects of the educational subcommittee.
Movie Evenings - Meaningful and interesting movies are shown to the students and an open discussion on film is commenced after every movie with the aim of enhancing critical thinking and literary appreciation of students.
Exhibition Stalls- Our primary aim is to transit knowledge and to highlight the importance of surveying science in every aspect. Numerous stalls are exhibited to the public with the ultimate goal of popularizing the degree programme.
Sajje – Sajje is a delightful musical program organized by the Arts Subcommittee of the Faculty of Geomatics. This program is organized annually to let the students to be relaxed from monotonous academic style. The Sajje is an enthusiastic event delighted with dancing and dramas. Music being a universal language bring together the culturally diversed student population of the faculty other than showcasing their aesthetic talents. Art is the language that can address and affect for a better society; better community.
Surveyors’ Night – Surveyors night is the annual get together of the Faculty of Geomatics. The event is delightful gathering organized to share experience with the fellow surveying undergraduates as well as graduates to strengthen the bond between each other.
Swarnadwara – Swarnadwara is the biggest event organized by the faculty students’ union every year. The musical extravaganza is organized with the purpose of funding “Sahodarathwaye Athwela”; the scholarship program for students who require financial aid, a. Popular singers and musicians belong to four different Music Generations participate every year to delight the event. The event is popular among university students as well as the and Belihuloya community.
Media Sub Committee - Media subcommittee is engaging with lot of activities like photography videography, editing and sound managing by covering all the events organized by student’s union. Media subcommittee identifies newbies and practices them for their interested path. GEO Media is working as a platform by giving the opportunity for the undergraduates to participate the competitions on photography,videography and making short films etc.
Pirith Sajgayana – A pirith chanting ceremony was organized for the opening of new faculty building. The event is directly conducted by the Students’ union.
Alms Giving – Alms giving programs are organized annually to develop affability among students and villagers. The program is organized as a community service project.
Other than programmes organized by the subcommittees, the Students Union of FOG has organized various programs as well.