20th OCTOBER, 2023

Welcome to the official webpage of the Wayamba University Research Congress (WURC) 2023! The WURC holds great significance within the academic calendar of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. It serves as a valuable platform for academics, administrative staff, and postgraduate students to share the findings of their research projects.

We are delighted to announce that this highly anticipated event will take place on the 20th of October, 2023. Please mark your calendars and ensure your presence at WURC 2023.


The primary objective of WURC is to provide a knowledge-sharing platform, enabling participants to present and discuss the outcomes of their research projects. This inclusive event brings together researchers from various disciplines, fostering interdisciplinary collaboration and showcasing the University’s commitment to excellence in research.


Under the compelling theme of “Navigating the Future: Unveiling Tomorrow’s Trends and Insights through Innovative Research,” the 8th Wayamba University Research Congress promises to be a dynamic and enlightening experience. The event is organized by the Senate Research & Higher Degrees Committee (SRHDC) of the University.

During WURC 2023, the research findings will be presented in several parallel technical sessions, ensuring a diverse range of topics are covered:

  • Agriculture & Plantation Management
  • Applied Sciences
  • Business Studies & Finance
  • Livestock, Fisheries and Nutrition
  • Medicine
  • Technology

In addition to the research congress, we are delighted to host the annual Wayamba University Research Award(WURA) ceremony. This prestigious event aims to recognize and appreciate the scientific contributions made by the University’s esteemed staff.

We look forward to your active participation in the WURC 2023 and WURA, as we collectively explore and shape the future of research. Stay tuned for more updates and announcements on this webpage.