Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (WUSL) is one of the latest and modern learning and research institutions in Sri Lanka. The degree programmes offered at Wayamba University are different from others as it offers students much more than a mere educational qualification. Curricular of the University aim at providing students a total holistic approach to one of a kind educational experience that enables them to achieve career goals along with creativity and innovativeness. The graduates are expected be employable individuals as well as valuable citizens who will be of benefit to the society. The high practical content and opportunities for inplant/industrial training are characteristic features of our undergraduate study programmes which results in a good record of graduate employment.

Wayamba University is located at two premises- Kuliyapitya and Makandura with easy access from Colombo, Kurunegala, and Kandy. The two locations are situated in an ideal environment with food and agribusiness, and industrial and commercial activities. The University has established links with national and regional industries, business establishments, research institutes and government and non-government organizations. The University has initiated several research activities with industry collaborations.

Message from the Vice Chancellor

vc newIt is with great pleasure that I write this short message for the official web of the Wayamba University.  Commencing as an Affiliated University College, thereafter as the Wayamba Campus of the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka and presently having the status of a national university, this Institution has successfully faced many challenges along the way and is now in a position to compete with reputed Universities in Sri Lanka.


WHY Wayamba

Our Vision

To be a centre of excellence in higher education in Sri Lanka

Our Mission

To develop human resources to meet the national development needs through innovative education program, research and outreach programs in diverse fields of Applied Sciences, Business Studies & Finance, Agriculture & Plantation Management, and Livestock, Fisheries & Nutrition. 

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Latest News

Agricultural Research Symposium

Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management holds 15th Agricultural Research Symposium (AGRES)


Fifteenth Agricultural Research Symposium (AGRES) of the Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka was held on 28th and 29th June 2016 at the Makandura premises. Research findings of 112 undergraduate research projects were presented and consequently published as full papers in the symposium proceedings. Vice Chancellor, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, distinguished scientists from other universities and research institutes, academic staff, non-academic staff and students of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka participated at this occasion. Dr. Ananda Mallawthanthri, Country Representative (Sri Lanka), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) delivered the key note address during the inaugural session.

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Bachelor of Engineering Technology

"FAS offers Bachelor of  Engineering Technology"

The Faculty of Applied Sciences has planned to offer the Degree of Bachelor of Engineering Technology. The students from the Advanced Level Technology Stream with the Engineering Technology and the Science for Technology subjects are eligible to apply for the programme through University Grant Commission.The university has planned for an annual intake of 75 students starting from the year 2016. Wayamba University aims to assure the quality of the Bachelor of Engineering Technology program to produce globally recognized engineering technologists.


Contact Us

Lional Jayathilake Mawatha,
Kuliyapitiya, 60200,Sri Lanka.
Tel : +(94) 37 22 81412, +(94) 37 22 81414, +(94) 37 22 83614
E-Mail :  info@wyb.ac.lk