The Agricultural Research Symposium (AGRES) of the Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka is a significant event in the calendar of the university.
To promote agricultural research, provide opportunity for undergraduates to present their findings with other institutions.
The Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management has been organizing the Agricultural Research Symposium of Wayamba University in Sri Lanka as an annual event of the faculty since 2001. During the symposium the research projects carried out by final year undergraduates under four disciplines namely, Horticulture and Landscape Gardening, Agribusiness Management, Plantation Management and Biotechnology are presented and evaluated.

Dr. Banadara Gajanayake
16th AGRES (2017) Coordinator

Telephone: 076 625 5959
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Paper Submission

Please submit three certified copies of your manuscript to the Coordinator/ publication committee/ AGRES 2017. 

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Submission deadline: 26th September 2017

Guideline for Authors – AGRES 2017 


Organizing Team of 16th AGRES - 2017

Staff Coordinator

Dr. Bandara Gajanayake

Student Coordinator

Mr. Asela Bandara


Miss. Ruwanthika Chandrasiri

Committee coordinators


Staff Coordinator

Student Coordinator

Publication Committee

Dr. Wajira Balasooriya

Miss. Hansani Buddimalee

Logistic Committee

Dr. (Mrs.) PIP Perera

Mr. Dihan Chinthaka

Advertising Committee

Dr. (Mrs.) RHMK Rathnayake

Mr. Dilshan Sandaruwan

Fund Raising Committee

Dr. Kusum Wijesinghe

Mr. Ashara Abeywardana

Refreshment  Committee

Ms. K.G.A.P.K. Amarasinghe

Miss. Gayathree Ratnayake