A ceremony of Signing an MOU between the Department of Banking and Finance in the Wayamba University Sri Lanka and the Sampath Bank PLC. was held on 04th January 2019 at Wayamaba University of Sri Lanka.

Vice Chancellor of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, Professor E. M. P. Ekanayake participated in the ceremony as the chief guest and singed the MOU with the Sampath Bank on behalf of the University and Dr. Lalith Weragoda, Assistant General Manager of Human Resources singed the MOU on behalf of the Bank. Dr. R.A. Rathnasiri, Dean of the Faculty of Business Studies and Finance, Dr. Shantha P. Herath, Head of the Department of Banking and Finance of the University and  Mr. Thenuka Rajapaksha, Assistant Manager, Talent Acquisition of Sampath Bank as well as academic members of the Department of Banking and Finance participated in this ceremony.