Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (WUSL) is one of the latest and modern learning and research institutions in Sri Lanka. The degree programmes offered at Wayamba University are different from others as it offers students much more than a mere educational qualification. Curricular of the University aim at providing students a total holistic approach to one of a kind educational experience that enables them to achieve career goals along with creativity and innovativeness. The graduates are expected be employable individuals as well as valuable citizens who will be of benefit to the society. The high practical content and opportunities for inplant/industrial training are characteristic features of our undergraduate study programmes which results in a good record of graduate employment.

Wayamba University is located at two premises- Kuliyapitya and Makandura with easy access from Colombo, Kurunegala, and Kandy. The two locations are situated in an ideal environment with food and agribusiness, and industrial and commercial activities. The University has established links with national and regional industries, business establishments, research institutes and government and non-government organizations. The University has initiated several research activities with industry collaborations.

Message from the Vice Chancellor

vc newIt is with great pleasure that I write this short message for the official web of the Wayamba University.  Commencing as an Affiliated University College, thereafter as the Wayamba Campus of the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka and presently having the status of a national university, this Institution has successfully faced many challenges along the way and is now in a position to compete with reputed Universities in Sri Lanka.

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WHY Wayamba

Our Vision

To be a centre of excellence in higher education in Sri Lanka

Our Mission

To develop human resources to meet the national development needs through innovative education program, research and outreach programs in diverse fields of Applied Sciences, Business Studies & Finance, Agriculture & Plantation Management, and Livestock, Fisheries & Nutrition. 

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FAPM Welcomes New Entrants

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Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management Welcomes New Entrants


 

Inaugural Ceremony for the New Entrants – 2015/2016 to the Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management was held on 4th January 2017 with the participation of Professor S.J.B.A. Jayasekara, the Vice-Chancellor of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, Dr. D.C. Abeysinghe,  Dean of Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management, Dr. M.S.W. Silva, Dean of Faculty of Livestock, Fisheries and Nutrition, Mr. G. Piyarathna, Registrar of the University, Prof. C.V.L. Jayasinhe, Proctor of the University, Heads of Departments, academic and non-academic staff members and students of the Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management. Parents of the new students joined in the ceremony and participated for a discussion with the Dean and academic staff members. The event was successfully organized by the Induction Programme Committee for 2015/20156 headed by Dr. DR Gimhani with the support of academic and non-academic staff members and senior students of the Faculty. The induction programme for the new entrants will be continued for 7 weeks to familiarize new students to the University environment. 

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Inauguration of Technology Degrees

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Inauguration of Technology Degree Programmes


 

The Inaugural ceremony for the Degree of Bachelor of Biosystems Technology, the Degree of Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Construction Technology, Electrotechnology, Mechanical & Manufacturing Technology, and the Degree of Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Nano Science Technology  was held on the 3rd of January 2017 in Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. The Department of Biosystems Engineering established under the Faculty of Agriculture & Plantation Management conducts the Biosystems Technology degree programme.  The Faculty of Applied Sciences have established two new departments of studies --namely the Department of Engineering Technology and the Department of Nano Science Technology – to conduct the Engineering Technology degree programmes.  These degree programmes will function under the Faculty of Technology once it is established.  All the technology degree programmes will be of four years’ duration including projects and in-plant training components.  

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New Hostel Complex Opend

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The opening of Vijitha Kuruvita Hall


 

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A new hostel complex was declared open at the Kuliyapitiya premise of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. The new hostel complex was named in honor of the late first Vice-Chancellor of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, Prof. VY Kuruvita. The chief guest of the occasion was Mrs. Kuruvita who graced the event by declaring the hostel complex open, and planted a mango tree to commemorate the occasion. The new hostel complex has the facilities to accommodate 400 students.

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POST OF VICE – CHANCELLOR

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WAYAMBA UNIVERSITY OF SRI LANKA
INVITATION FOR APPLICATIONS/ NOMINATIONS
POST OF VICE – CHANCELLOR



The Council of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka acting in terms of the Section 34 of the Universities Act No. 16 of 1978 and its subsequent amendments and the provisions of University Grants Commission Circular No.14/2016 of 28th September 2016 invites applications from, or nominations of persons for the position of the Vice-Chancellor of the University from 19th December 2016 to 10th January 2017.

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Higher Diploma in Insurance (HDII) - 2017

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Higher Diploma in Insurance Programme


 

The Wayamba University of Sri Lanka proudly announces the commencement of Higher Diploma in Insurance Programme (HDII) Intake IV. Applications are called from prospective candidates.

The “Higher Diploma in Insurance” (HDII) programme has launched with the noble purpose of expansion of indigenous knowledge to promote the sustainable development of Insurance Industry in Sri Lanka. This programme is designed for those who are interested in developing technical, conceptual and analytical skills in modern theory and practice in each of the key areas of Insurance and Business Administration. 

The “Higher Diploma in Insurance” will provide an enhanced profounder understanding of insurance practice, both in terms of methodical subject matter and overall management skills.  This is an advanced academic qualification for insurance staff functioning across all sectors of the industry. Further, this programme fulfills the quality accreditation requirements of the University Grand Commission.

 

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Diploma In Insurance - Intake IX

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Diploma In Insurance – Intake IX


 

The Wayamba University of Sri Lanka proudly announces the commencement of Diploma In Insurance Programme (DII) Intake IX. Applications are called from prospective candidates.

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Kuliyapitiya, 60200,Sri Lanka.
 
Tel : +(94) 37 22 81412, +(94) 37 22 81414, +(94) 37 22 83614
E-Mail :  info@wyb.ac.lk