The University conducts a diverse range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree and diploma courses. Intake to the basic degree courses are through the University Grants Commission..


The University of Colombo has Eight Faculties with Academic Departments, a Campus, a School, Seven Institutes and five centres. Seven faculties cater to undergraduates as well as..


The University of Colombo has an excellent track record of providing research expertise, consultancy services, training programmes,careers guidance for national development.


The University of Colombo is the Sri Lanka’s defining University and has a proud tradition of academic and research excellence. Among Sri Lanka’s tertiary institutions..

The University of Colombo has a strong commitment towards research. Academics in various disciplines engage in high-quality research of local and international relevance.

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Details of ongoing research, and publications, are available on the UoC research Dashboard


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