The Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences is the newest Faculty the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka.
The decision to establish a new Faculty of Medicine of the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka in Anuradhapura was made by the Ministry of Higher Education in July 2006. The former Youth Ranger Training Centre at Saliyapura was identified as the site of the new faculty. The location is 7 km from the Anuradhapura General Hospital and 17 km from the main campus at Mihintale.
The first batch of 171 medical undergraduates from 22 districts of the island was enrolled in 2006. This included 38 students displaced from the Faculty of Medicine of the Eastern University of Sri Lanka.
Dean: Prof. Sisira Siribaddana
Assistant Registrar Office
Assistant Registrar: Mr. K.B. Pathmasiri