Awards of the Department

gold-medal-backgroundTwo Gold Medals are awarded by the Department of History and Archaeology for students’ performances at two Special Degree programs – Bachelor of Arts (Special) Degree in History and Bachelor of Arts (Special) Degree in Archaeology. The student who scores the highest marks for Archaeology Units at the final examination is honored with R. M. Dingiri Menike Upasika Matha Memorial Gold Medal while Professor D. L. Abeywardene Gold Medal is awarded to the student who scores the highest marks for History Units and obtains a First Class or Second Class Upper Division for the Special Degree in History.