Welcome

The Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences (FMAS), Rajarata University of Sri Lanka (RUSL) was established in July 2006, under section 21 of the University Act No. 16 of 1978. 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 in the island were recruited to the faculty on 11 th September 2006.


We expect students to have a rewarding educational experience at our institution as they prepare for careers as clinicians, teachers and scientists. We are committed to providing students with an exciting and supportive environment at the classroom, laboratory, community and in the Teaching Hospital at Anuradhapura. The Faculty is dedicated to ensuring that students study and learn in a supportive, caring, respectful, fair and dynamic environment so that we can help them to become caring and knowledgeable physicians. Read more >>

Recent Events

New Insights Into Leptospirosis (Mee Una) In Sri Lanka
New Insights Into Leptospirosis (Mee Una) In Sri Lanka

Researchers from Rajarata Leptospirosis Research Laboratory confirms multiple species of Leptospira causing human leptospirosis in Sri lanka. The leptospirosis research team from the Leptospirosis research laboratory, DoCM, FMAS revealed the presence of at least five different species of organisms causing leptospirosis in in Sri Lanka. Read more >>

Annual Christmas Carols - 'Gloria Eterna '19'

Annual Christmas Carols - 'Gloria Eterna '19'
Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka hosted its annual Christmas carols, 'Gloria Eterna '19' at Prof. Sarath Edirisinghe auditorium on 6th January, with the Dean of the faculty Dr. Senaka Pilapitiya gracing the occasion as chief guest. Auditorium was filled with colour, festive cheer and songs celebrating the spirit of Christmas, with a captivated audience comprising FMAS staff, their families, demonstrators of academic departments and students.Read more >>