Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering


SLRC - 2015 (University category)

Written by Madara Wimalarathna.

Sri Lankan Robotics Challenge(SLRC)-2015 for University category, organized by E-Club of Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering (ENTC), University of Moratuwa was successfully held on 28th of November, 2015 at the same University for the 4th consecutive year.

This was an open competition for all university students who are interested in robotics and therefore considerable number of teams from various universities participated. Among them an unbeaten team from University of Moratuwa could win the competition as all other times while making their mother university proud. Now they are ready to participate in TCHFEST international competition in India which will be held from 26 to 28 of December 2015 at University of IIT, Bombay.

Giving ideas Mr.Kushan Pandipperuma, the main organizer of SLRC-2015 University category thanked ENTC 14th and 13th batches for thir support and Miss.Hasantha Malavipathirana, President of E-club for the valuable guidance. Also he gratefully mentioned Mr. Sahan Chathuranga,Managing director of Sanota PVT and Keerthi Kodithuwakku, Director of Effective Solutions for the sponsorships of their companies. According to Mr.Kushan Pandipperuma SLRC Student category will be held soon.

For the past few years, Students from the University of Moratuwa participated and made victories at many international robot competitions including ROBOCON, iNexus and TECHFEST. This year also confidence and the dedication of winners of SLRC give us the hope of victory.