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The oldest University in Sri Lanka, the University of Colombo is a sprawling complex located in the heart of the capital city of Colombo.
In keeping with its motto "Buddhi Sarvathra Bhrajate", Sanskrit for "Wisdom Enlightens", the University of Colombo strives to maintain academic excellence in all areas of study. The University of Colombo has 7 Faculties with 43 Academic Departments, a Campus, a School, 7 Institutes and several Centres and Units. Many undergraduate and postgraduate study courses in the fields of Arts, Science, Medicine, Management, Finance, Law, Education, IT, Aesthetic Studies. Molecular Biology etc are conducted by the University. The University also offers several other services, such as library services, career guidance, and services for differently-abled students
Student life is enhanced by a plethora of extra-curricular activities offered on campus. The beautiful playground and the modern gymnasium offer sportsmen and women the opportunity to exploit and develop their abilities to the fullest. The New Arts Theatre is often the arena for spotlighting the dramatic/musical talents of our student population.
Today, the University of Colombo with a proud history of over 115 years continues in its endeavour to meet the challenge of maintaining its position as the "Metropolitan University, Modern and International in Outlook and Character". The location of the University affords the student population all the advantages of a "metropolitan university", with easy access to international information/resource centres, libraries, theatres, sports complexes etc.
Its central location within the City of Colombo provides easy access to a wide range of cultural, entertainment and business facilities.
The University of Colombo has a multi-cultural multi-ethnic student and staff population, fostering social harmony, cultural diversity, equal opportunity and unity.
Human Resources Management has become an extensively sought after area of study among individuals of various disciplines. Further, this course focuses on both private and public sector employees.
English for Tourism & Hospitality Management Executives (ETHME) is a skill based certificate course designed specifically for tourism professionals. Lessons are based on real life situations of tourism and hospitality contexts. The programme will be conducted by a well qualified teaching faculty.
The revised MBA programmes are in compliance with the Sri Lanka Qualification Framework. You have the opportunity to customize your learning by choosing from four options (coursework, business skill project, research paper and thesis) and a wide range of courses.
The University of Colombo (UOC) and SriLankan Aviation College (SLAC) in partnership with Travel Agents Association of Sri Lanka (TAASL) brings you a unique industry interactively And professionally recognized academic program.
The DTTEHM is a multi-disciplinary diploma level programme. It is specially designed to respond for the increasing demand for multi-skilled travel and tourism professionals who are able to take responsibility for a wide range of complex industry processes.