A team of students from the Department of Statistics & Computer Science won the second place at the Inter-University Stat Quiz competition for the Professor V.K. Samaranayake memorial trophy organized by the Stat Circle of the University of Colombo. Mr. B. G. N. R. M Premasinghe, Miss. S. S. Wijesooriya, Miss. B. H. H. Lakshika and Miss. P. A. S. D. Perera participated in the quiz competition. Inter-University Stat Quiz competition is one of the major activities of the Stat Day 2017, which was held on 30th March 2017 at the University of Colombo premises with the presence of Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka.