Message from the Department Head
Welcome to the webpage of the Department of Construction Technology at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.
The Department of Construction Technology is one of the four departments offering specialization degree programmes for the students enrolled to the Faculty of Technology, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. After successful completion of the four year degree programme at the Department, the graduands will be conferred the degree of Bachelor of Engineering Technology Honours in Construction Technology. The annual intake for specialization in the Department is presently about 40 undergraduates and it will be increased to 50 undergraduates from 2019/2020 academic year.
The curriculum offered by the Department is well designed by the experts in the respective subject specialties considering the current and future demands in construction industry for technology graduates and has been reviewed by an independent expert and has been approved by the relevant approving authorities. Furthermore, the curriculum satisfies the requirements for obtaining the accreditation under the Sydney Accord. The Department offers several optional course units with an objective to enhance the employability of graduates. The curriculum is delivered by highly qualified very dynamic academics from the Department, other Faculties, other Universities, and Industry.
The Department has all essential laboratory and field testing equipment and provides hands on training for all undergraduates following the degree programme to ensure gaining necessary technical skills. In addition, the undergraduates will have opportunities to improve their soft skills during four year period to be competent and versatile graduates.
Please explore the webpage to discover more about the Department and the degree programme.