B.Sc. (External) Degree Programmes in Biological Sciences/Physical Sciences - (online)

Faculty of Applied Sciences

The Faculty of Applied Sciences Rajarata University of Sri Lanka entertains applications from prospective candidates for the three year B.Sc. (External) Degree Programmes in Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences (online).


Subject Offered

  1. :           Zoology and Botany (compulsory), Physics, Information Technology, Statistics
  2. :           Physics, Mathematics, Information Technology, Statistics

Entry Requirements               :          

  • G.C.E. (A/L) with at least three passes in one sitting in Biological Sciences or Physical Sciences/Mathematics
  • A least a Credit Pass (C) in English at the G.C.E. (O/L) Examination


Program Duration                  :        03 years

Medium                                  :        English

Commencement of Program   :          March 2020

Application Fee                     :        Rs. 1500/-

Registration Fee                     :        Rs. 1000/-

Program Fees                          :        Paid in yearly installments

1st Year                         :        Rs. 75,000/- (or two installments of Rs. 45,000/- each)

                                                (Exclusive examination fee)

2nd Year                       :         Rs. 75,000/- (or two installments of Rs. 45,000/- each)

                                              (Exclusive examination fee)

3rd Year                       :          Rs. 75,000/-   (exclusive examination fee)

(Save Rs. 40,000/- by paying in annual installments)

Examination Fee                    :          Rs. 21,000/- (Rs. 7,000/ per year)


How to Apply

Application form and further information could be downloaded from the university website (www.rjt.ac.lk) and duly completed applications should be sent with a self-addressed stamped envelope (“9x4”) on or before 31.01.2020 by registered post to the Assistant Registrar, Centre for Distance and Continuing Education (CDCE), Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Mihintale, along with a payment slip to the value of Rs. 1500.00 drawn in favour of the “DEMP, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka”, Bank of Ceylon, Mihintale Branch, Account No. 0009622238, (Payment could be made at the any Bank of Ceylon Branch)

 Application Download here.

Closing Date of Applications                       :           31.01.2020


Assistant Registrar (CDCE)                          :           0253244229

External Degree Programme Unit                 :           0252266127



  • Anytime anywhere learning.
  • Exit points at Certificate Level (completion of the first year) and Diploma level (completion of the first two years).
  • Courses are conducted by a panel of experts from Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, University of Peradeniya, and University of Sri Jayawardanapura.
  • Excellent learning environment with constant guidance through feedback.
  • Foundation course offered by the IPSL equivalent qualification to G.C.E (A/L) Physics and if some candidates has S pass for the Agriculture in G.C.E (A/L) also consider under Biology stream.



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