The Royal Society of Chemistry's Sri Lankan Section held an Inter University Chemistry Quiz on 28 September 2019.
Students from seven state universities and from Institute of Chemistry (Ceylon) took part.
The evaluation panel consisted of two academics and an industrial chemist. The competition consisted of three categories – a written paper, a thesis and a viva.
The gold medal went to A D T P Abeysinghe, University of Sri Jayawardhanapura, while the silver medal was awarded to M S M Raaif, University of Kelaniya. S M Weerasinghe, University of Kelaniya and K D U S Deshapriya, Institute of Chemistry, both received bronze medals for joint third place.