Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya


The Faculty of Science has a strong commitment towards the research in various disciplines. Academics in different departments engage in ...


The Faculty of Science offers course of study leading to General and Special Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Degrees ...


In order to widen the scope of the journal it has now been decided to amalgamate the two journals, CJS (BS) and CJS (PS) to a ...


e-Learning System of Faculty of Science is called "fosEls". It provides facilities to students as well as teachers to upload and ...

The Faculty of Science offers course of study leading to General and Special Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Degrees. The Faculty at present offers Special degree programmes in Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology, Mathematics, Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Physics, Statistics and Zoology. General degree students may at the end of 3rd year be selected based on performance and given the option of following courses for an additional year with special emphasis on industry-related courses leading to a B.Sc. degree in Applied Sciences in place of a General Degree.


The Collaborative Research Laboratory QBITS is launched at University of Peradeniya

The new collaborative research laboratory QBITS was declared open at the Faculty of Science on 8th of June 2018 by Prof. Upul B.Dissanayake,Vice Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya along with Dr. Harsha Subashinghe, the CEO of CodeGen Lanka Ltd. ,



Saving the Next Generation - First Census

First census of the seedling transplants was conducted by the Botanical Society of the University of Peradeniya on 28th April 2018. Twelve members of the Society measured 1200 seedlings transplanted into degraded grasslands at Knuckles Forest Reserve.



A workshop on Performing Under Pressure

A workshop organized by the Science Industry Interaction Cell will be held on 26th May, 2018 from 8:00am to 4:pm


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Peradeniya University Gold Medal Faculty of Science For Excellence in Scholastic and Extra-Mural Excellence

Applications are hereby called from the students for the above medal. Those who fulfill the requirements may apply along with copies of certificates / appropriate evidence on or before 2nd May 2018.

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