Welcome to SLSA

Welcome to The Sri Lankan Students Association of Otago University!! We are delighted to have you with us here! This is the perfect place to enjoy the excitement and pride that comes with being part of the Sri Lankan Culture in New Zealand.
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About Us

The Otago University Sri Lankan Students’ Association strives to wield our culture to the betterment of students and members of the multi ethnic global society.

SLSA was an idea that blossomed in 2001 spearheaded by former students Nimandra and Gayan who went on to elect the first official SLSA committee in 2003. They  aimed to bring a taste of Sri Lankan culture to the University of Otago at a time when New Zealand was experiencing a multicultural boom.

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The Sri Lankan student’s association (SLSA) is about  helping the wider community through our charitable work apart from promoting the Sri Lankan culture.

As part of our community initiative spreading beyond the borders of New Zealand we plan to support various charities in Sri Lanka. Here in New Zealand, we live great lives with endless opportunities, so it only seems right to give back to those who do not have all the treasures of life that we have. Over the years, SLSA has supported many different charities.

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