FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

Rajarata University of Sri Lanka


The Faculty of Agriculture was initiated in 2001 with the aim of developing sustainable agricultural systems particularly focused on the Dry Zone of Sri Lanka by utilizing rural farm settings and natural resources effectively. To achieve this goal, Faculty of Agriculture offers a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (B.Sc. (Agric.) as a special degree, which is a four-year degree programme.

The Bachelor degree programme comprises of semester-based evaluations that consist of eight semesters, during which different courses are offered by the four departments. These four departments are, Agricultural Engineering and Soil Science (ES), Agricultural Systems (AS), Animal and Food Sciences (AF) and Plant Sciences (PS).

Vision

Faculty of Agriculture envisions to be a dynamic , innovative and renowned center for excellence in agriculture.

Mission

Mission of the Faculty of Agriculture is to produce innovative and dynamic graduates with sound knowledge and requisite skills towards achieving a sustainable development in Agriculture,through creating a conductive environment for teaching ,learning ,research and dissemination of knowledge

Dean

Prof. A.M.J.B. Adikari

B.Sc. Agric. (P’deniya) Sri Lanka, M.Sc. (NDRI) India, PhD(Virginia Tech)USA

P: +94 252 221 610

F: +94 252 221 610

E: deanagrirusl@yahoo.com

News Highlights

07 February 2022

Temporary Lecturer -DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING AND SOIL SCIENCE

27 December 2021

Mindspark English e-magazine: Volume I Issue II

15 November 2021

Applications extended for Master of Agriculture Degree Programme - 2022

08 October 2021

Agro-Entrepreneurial Experience Sharing Forum

25 September 2021

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST ( EOI) FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICE – ACADEMIC TRAINING

15 August 2021

TOR for Smart Pot Warming System

09 April 2021

Opening ceremony of Technology Incubation Center at Rajarata University of Sri Lanka

21 January 2021

Two day Workshop on "Soft 21st Century Skills for addressing the 21st Century Challenges"

16 January 2021

Virtual Inauguration Ceremony of Master of Agriculture, FoA, RUSL 2021

11 March 2020

Inauguration Ceremony for new entrants (2018/2019)