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  • THE SECOND SLMA DELEGATION PACED TO MEXICO

    17th October 2023 16:20:08 Hours

    A delegation of 15 members including an Officer Commanding from the Sri Lanka Military Academy visited Mexico upon the invitation of the Mexican Government from 07 October 2023 to 14 October 2023 Mexico in representing Sri Lanka to participate in a series of events in Mexico

  • 74TH ARMY DAY ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS AT SLMA

    14th October 2023 09:02:14 Hours

    To commemorate the establishment of the Ceylon Army, which comprised both Regular and Volunteer Forces on 10 October 1949, various military establishments organized anniversary celebrations. On 10 October 2023, the Sri Lanka Military Academy conducted a special programme to celebrate the 74th Army Day Anniversary

  • INTER COMPANY COMBAT FIRING MEET 2023: “MARKSMEN IN ACTION”

    10th October 2023 11:57:00 Hours

    The Inter-Company Combat Firing Meet 2023 took place at the Field Firing Range (FFR) of Fox Hill from October 6th to October 8th, 2023. Officer Cadets from Intakes 92, 92B, 92A, and Short Course 20 competed in four companies to vie for the Champion Company Trophy. This event aimed to assess the fundamental battlecraft and firing skills of SLMA trainees

  • OPENING ADDRESS OF INTAKE SC 21; PUSH TO A CHALLENGING DRIVE

    10th October 2023 11:48:12 Hours

    On 07 October 2023, Short Course 21 consisting of eighty five local trainees and one foreign lady officer cadet from Zambia commenced their fifteen month training at the Sri Lanka Military Academy with the Opening Address held at Sino Lanka Friendship Auditorium with the participation of the Commanding Officer - OCW, Colonel EWRSB Ehelepola USP USACGSC as the Chief Guest on behalf of the Commandant and all Wing Heads, Officers and Other Rank Instructors of the Academy.

  • STUDY TOUR TO OPERATIONAL AREAS: “JOURNEY FOR EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE”

    10th October 2023 11:33:40 Hours

    The Study Tour organized for trainee officer cadets at SLMA to witness the former operational areas, regiments, Security Forces Headquarters, training academies of sister services provides them with a lifetime opportunity in their military career. 66 Officer Cadets of Intake 92 including 8 Foreign Officer Cadets from Intake 92B too joined in the study tour scheduled from 18 to 22 September 23.

  • "EXERCISE SCORPION" PREPARES TRAINEES FOR INTERNAL SECURITY ENGAGEMENTS

    07th October 2023 09:24:03 Hours

    The "Exercise Scorpion" is a major field training programme designed for penultimate-term trainee O/Cdts. Its primary aim is to equip them with theoretical knowledge of combat team-level military engagements in Internal Security (IS) Operations and provide practical exposure to the execution of such operations in collaboration with civil authorities. The exercise derives its name from the fictional insurgent group "Scorpion" which serves as a basis for simulating sabotage activities that disrupt law and order in a state, upon which military activities are predicated.

  • VISIT OF THE MEXICAN MILITARY ACADEMY

    02nd October 2023 09:43:09 Hours

    A delegation of fifteen members from the SLMA paid a visit to Mexico upon the invitation of the Government of Mexico in order to represent Sri Lanka in the 213th Independence Day Celebrations, 200th Anniversary Celebration of the Mexican Military Academy and other related activities. Nineteen delegations representing various countries such as Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, South Korea, Cuba, Russia, Nepal, Panama, Uruguay, Venezuela etc participated in the above events.

  • THE SECOND BOM CONFERENCE AT THE SLMA

    26th September 2023 15:35:24 Hours

    In general, Board of Management (BOM) is periodically conducted at Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA) with the participation of key stakeholders of the Sri Lanka Army and the Academy to scrutinize the SLMA administrative and training mechanism in accordance with the stipulated Army procedures and regulations to achieve its objectives effectively.

  • SLMA BLESSED WITH TWO-STAR GENERAL

    26th September 2023 15:19:08 Hours

    On 19 September 2023, the Commandant-SLMA, Brigadier M T I Mahalekam WWV RWP RSP USP ndu psc was promoted to the rank of Major General and which is added to the SLMA history as the fifth two star general in the appointment of Commandant

  • SLMA OFFICER CADETS RESERVED THEIR PLACE IN INTER- REGIMENT GOLF TOURNAMENT - 2023

    23rd September 2023 10:19:13 Hours

    On 16 and 17 September 2023, the Inter-Regiment Golf Tournament 2023 organized by the Army Golf Committee in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Military Academy was held at the Diyatalawa Golf Course with the participation of Major General B K G M L Rodrigo RSP psc IG , the Commandant of DSCSC and the chairman of Sri Lanka Army Golf Club, as the Chief Guest along with some senior officers and officers of varied Regiments of the Sri Lanka Army, and trainee Officer Cadets at the SLMA