Wayamba University of Sri Lanka confers Postgraduate Degrees by researches which include M.Phil. and Ph.D. in respective disciplines to those who carry out postgraduate research leading to such degrees under the supervision of senior academics in the Faculty. The Senate Research and Higher Degree committee (SRHDC) deliberates on the candidature of postgraduate research students and is responsible for maintaining appropriate academic standards in respect of postgraduate research. Currently  16 M.Phil. students and 4 Ph.D. students carry out their research for respective degrees at the Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management.