Short Course on Improving Technical Writing and Presentation Skills


Target Group:

Engineers, Executive staff, administrative officers or who want to engage in proposal writing studies, improve their technical writing and improve their presentation skills

(Maximum number of participants will be limited to 20)


This short course will provide knowledge and skills to equip engineers with strategies and methods to prepare, implement, write up and present information, whether it is for a project, a progress review, a workshop, or for competitive intelligence purposes.

Course content:

    Outline of Syllabus

    Module Name

    Module Content

    Technical and Scientific writing

    Organization, drafting, style, grammar, punctuation and reference handling, abstract and conclusion

    Technical and Scientific Presentation

    Organization, designing power point slides, preparing and giving presentation

Eligibility Requirements:

Equivalent qualification acceptable by the Faculty of Engineering, University of Ruhuna. Participant must be able to read research publications in the field of interest



2 Days from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm


Candidates will be awarded with university approved certificate upon successful completion of the programme.

Course Fee :

Rs. 10,000/=

(Including course material and refreshments during the course)