Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Student Societies

Students are encouraged to join the societies in the Faculty and in the University for the purpose of furthering academic and social objectives. There are a number of societies and associations registered in the University. Some of them are listed below.

  1. Art Circle
  2. Buddhist Brotherhood
  3. Botanical Society
  4. Chemical Society
  5. Computer Society
  6. Mathematical Society
  7. Photographic Society
  8. Physical Society
  9. Science Library Club
  10. University Explorers Club
  11. University Geological Society
  12. Hantana Conservation Society
  13. Sinhala Natya Mandalaya
  14. Gandarwa Sabhawa
  15. Sinhala Sangamaya
  16. Tamil Sangeetha Natya Sangam
  17. English Drama Society
  18. Hindu Society
  19. University Muslim Majlis
  20. Newman Society
  21. Student Christian Movement
  22. Zoologists' Association
  23. Operations Research Society

Some of the Societies contribute towards magazines that are published at varying intervals depending on the availability of articles. The Geological Society brings out a magazine each year under a name related to a current topic. "Sigma" is published by the mathematics Society, "Phyta" by the Botanic Society and " Alembic" by the Chemical Society.