Outreach Activities of Chemical Society

Students within the Department of Chemistry carry out a range of outreach activities with local schools and the community in the Northern Province.

Interactive Practical Sessions & Guidance for O/L Students

Chemical Society (CHEMSOC), Department of Chemistry, University of Jaffna conjointly with the Section A of the Jaffna Science Association (JSA) organizes the Interactive Practical Sessions in Chemistry for G. C. E (O/L) students annually, which are categorized as more difficult area schools found in different zones. We do hope these interactive practical sessions, and guidance will help the ordinary level students of the above schools to become knowledgeable in science practical referenced in their guidebook for their forthcoming G.C.E (O/L) exams. The interactive practical session were conducted on the following dates and venues:

Date Name of School Number of Students
16/06/2017 J/ Nainativu Maha vidyalayam, Nainativu 40
25/10/2017 J/Delft Maha Vidyalayam, Neduntheevu 60
28/10/2017 J/Udayarkattu Maha Vidyalayam, Mullaitivu 140
18/11/2017 J/Victoria College, Chulipuram 70
27/10/2018 J/Victoria College, Chulipuram 110


Beach Cleaning Project

As a part “Go Green” project initiative, Akkarai beach was selected for Cleanup as per recommendation of the Marine Environmental Protection Agency (MEPA) in Jaffna. Students from Level 1G, 2G and 4M participated in this project. The Collected waste was segregated into Plastic, Rubber, Glass, Metal and Non-Recycleables. All participants were given refreshments and Souviors for their participation.
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