Education

With the view to enhance collaboration on education sector between the two countries following initiatives are under way between Sri Lanka and Brazil.

  • MoU on Academic Exchanges through establishment of a Course in Pali language and Buddhist Scriptures at the University of Brasilia (UnB) in collaboration with the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka and the Department of Pali and Buddhist Studies of the University of Kelaniya.
  • Proposed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cultural, Scientific and Academic exchanges of undergraduate and postgraduate study programmes between the University of Brasilia (UnB) and a partner University in Sri Lanka.
  • Training in Portuguese language for the undergraduate-students at the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka by way of exchange of Portuguese teachers, teaching and learning materials etc