Tel:+94 25 222 1610
The Faculty of Agriculture was started in 2001 with the aim of developing a sustainable agricultural system mainly focusing on the dry zone of Sri Lanka by utilizing rural farm settings and natural resources effectively. To achieve this goal, faculty follows a semester based credit system and each course has been designed to expand the skill development and experimental learning among students.
The whole degree programme consists of eight semesters. First five semesters are compulsory for all students and the 6th and 7th semesters they follow a specialization module. During the specialization module, students can select any course module based on their interests. The Faculty offers six specialization modules as follows.
- Agricultural Economics and Extension
- Agricultural Engineering
- Agricultural Systems Management
- Animal Science and Food Technology
- Crop Production Technology
- Crop Protection and Improvement
- Environmental Soil Management
Telephone: +94 25 222 1610
Fax: +94 25 222 1610
Dean: Dr. M.G.T.S. Amarasekara
Senior Assistant Registrar Office
Senior Assistant Registrar: Mr. M. Nanthakumar
Telephone: 025 222 1613