Venerable Elikewala Seelananda thero's enormous contribution towards Mother Nalanda has come to an end.












                               The  Colombo, Kalutara districts,  chief Incumbent of Sunethraramaya venerable Elikewala Seelananda thero retired on 19th of June 2016 after rendering 16 years of excellent service to Mother Nalanda. To appreciate and acknowledge the untiring services of the thero, a main assembly was held under the patronage of the principal. He said that "we cannot forget his immense service towards Nalanda College".


                               On the last day of his service he stated that "Nalandians should walk forward defeating all obstacles In life, " . The principal including the staff and we Nalandians wish him good health and long life.


Venerable Sir, your retirement is an immense lost for Mother Nalanda. Teachers like yourself are the real assets who makes ordinary children grow up into outstanding citizens.


                                                                                                  May the blessings Triple Gems shower upon you!


Nalandians Manifest Their Greatness at The GCE (O/L) Examination 2015









                                                                                  "The roots of Education maybe bitter , but its fruit is sweet"


 Students of Nalanda college have once again proved the greatness of mother Nalanda by exhibiting flying colours in the GCE (O/L) examination.  K.K.Samal Punsara and H.M.G.Ranidu Arunaja Hearath of Nalanda College have been placed as the 2nd and 4thof the island at the GCE (O/L) examination 2015.


 The principal, staff and students congratulate all the young Nalandians for their success and wish all the very best for their future activities.


Moraspirit Most Popular Sport Star 2015

Sameera vithanageSameera Vithanage, An old Nalandian who is currently studying in University of Colombo has been selected to the final round of Moraspirit most popular sport star 2015 competition. The voting round started on 3rd of February and will end on 10th of February. He also won the Best Nalandian Award in year 2013, Most Outstanding Sportsman of the Year 2013, Best Life Saver of the Year in 2012 and 2013 and honoured with "Rising Sun of Nalanda" in 2012 and 2013. Each person can vote every 24 hours and voting round will conclude in 5 days. Lets make Sameera Vithanage the Most Popular University Sportsman of the Year 2015.



Janith Iddamalgoda won the Derana Dream Star Season 6 Trophy



Janith Iddamalgoda, Great singer and a former Prefect of Nalanda College, Colombo, Sri Lanka won the Derana Dream Star Season 06 Trophy at the final competition which was held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium on the 5th of December, 2015. Congratulations brother.!

Nalandians Towards a New Direction

“The best example for Leadership is Leadership by example.”

24th of November 2015 marks a special day in the Nalanda College‘s calendar, being the most awaited day of the Prefect’s Guild of the College. The Installation of the New Top Board of the Prefects was held at the College premises today (24.11.2015).

The top board for the academic year 2015/16 is as follows;

Head Prefect: 

Minura Ransika Perera 


Deputy Head Prefects:

J. R. Lahiru Keshan
Isuru Yasas Perera
Pasan Jayaneththi
Lahiru Perera

On this prestigious day, The Principal, Staff, Nalanda College Old Boys’ Association and students congratulate the New Top Board and convey our sincere gratefulness to the past board.

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