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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..

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Master of Arts in Sociology 2021/2023 & Masters in Sociology 2021/2022

Department of Sociology calls for applications from qualified candidates

Master of Arts in Buddhist Studies & Masters in Buddhist Studies 2023/ 2024

Department of Buddhist Studies calls for applications from the