Universities to reopen on June 15 for medical students


Universities will reopen on the 15th of June for the examinations of students of Medical Faculties, says the Chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC).

A media briefing on resuming functions at universities, chaired by Minister of Information & Communications Technology, Higher Education, Technology and Innovations, Dr. Bandula Gunawardena, is currently taking place at the Department of Government Information.

Since mid-March, all universities remained closed as a precautionary measure against the COVID-19 outbreak