On behalf of the Jaffna University alumni association (JUAA) – Canada, I would like to extend my heartiest congratulations and best wishes to you on your appointment as the Vice Chancellor of University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Personally, I was so excited and extremely happy when this appointment was announced. This is one of the … More Congratulations to University of Jaffna’s new Vice Chancellor!
The First official Dinner & Dance organised by JUAA Canada took place on Saturday October 19th, 2019 at the Princess Banquet Hall, Scarborough. A large gathering of members, their families and well wishers were cordially welcomed by the President Sellathurai Suthakaran. The Chief Guest of the dinner was Veerakathi Manivannan, Ph.D (McMaster), one of the … More The First Official Dinner and Dance
JUAA Canada was formed with the following objectives in mind
- To further the interest and welfare of our Alma mater, the University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka.
- To organize events and raise funds, to support research programs, provide teaching materials, offer awards and scholarships that would enhance academic excellence at the University of Jaffna.
- To promote and support programs that give members meaningful ways to engage with the faculty, staff and students.
- To increase the sense of fellowship, cordiality and good will among the past JU graduates, past staff and well-wishers of the University of Jaffna living in Canada by conducting community events.
- To engage in activities that will give the alumni members, especially the recent immigrants to Canada, opportunity to improve their professional, vocational and academic careers.