University of Colombo
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 nine faculties with 56 Academic Departments, a Campus, a School, 7 Institutes and 8 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.
+94 11 2 581835, +9411 2 584695
94, Cumaratunga Munidasa Mw , Colombo 03
Courses @ University of Colombo
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.
2 years long
The University of Colombo, as part of an ongoing process of conducting courses to meet the demands of the changing times, announces the commencing of its Master programmes in Public Administration (MPA) / Public Management (MPM).
1 year long
Be equipped with E-Accounting tools and receive a working knowledge and skills in the accounting field.. Follow DCAIS and obtain a UGC recognized Diploma from the University of Colombo.
1 year long
See more courses
Type "REG coursenet" and SEND to 77000
Get latest scholarships, offers & academic event alerts to your phone via SMS.
Service is available for Dialog, Mobitel, Hutch & Airtel users. Monthly (Rs. 30 + tax).