Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (WUSL) is one of the latest and modern learning and research institutions in Sri Lanka. The degree programmes offered at Wayamba University are different from others as it offers students much more than a mere educational qualification. Curricular of the University aim at providing students a total holistic approach to one of a kind educational experience that enables them to achieve career goals along with creativity and innovativeness. The graduates are expected be employable individuals as well as valuable citizens who will be of benefit to the society. The high practical content and opportunities for inplant/industrial training are characteristic features of our undergraduate study programmes which results in a good record of graduate employment.

Wayamba University is located at two premises- Kuliyapitya and Makandura with easy access from Colombo, Kurunegala, and Kandy. The two locations are situated in an ideal environment with food and agribusiness, and industrial and commercial activities. The University has established links with national and regional industries, business establishments, research institutes and government and non-government organizations. The University has initiated several research activities with industry collaborations.

Message from the Vice Chancellor

vc newIt is with great pleasure that I write this short message for the official web of the Wayamba University.  Commencing as an Affiliated University College, thereafter as the Wayamba Campus of the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka and presently having the status of a national university, this Institution has successfully faced many challenges along the way and is now in a position to compete with reputed Universities in Sri Lanka.


WHY Wayamba

Our Vision

To be a centre of excellence in higher education in Sri Lanka

Our Mission

To develop human resources to meet the national development needs through innovative education program, research and outreach programs in diverse fields of Applied Sciences, Business Studies & Finance, Agriculture & Plantation Management, and Livestock, Fisheries & Nutrition. 

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Vacancies 2016

The Wayamba University of Sri Lanka has been producing graduates of high caliber for over a decade, and engaged in outreach activities to upgrade the life of the community. Come, join us in reaching higher levels of professional excellence in academic, research, and management leading to national development. The Wayamba University of Sri Lanka will entertain applications from qualified persons for the following posts up to 19th December, 2016.

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Wayamba to Host IEEE SLSYWC 16

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The IEEE Community at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka is thrilled to have this largest and most-looked-forward-to event of the IEEE Sri Lanka Section at their University premises. There happens to be three representations from the IEEEWUSL Student Branch in the Organizing Committee of the Congress. We are certain that they will give their best in making this congress a success.

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WURC 2017 - Call for Abstracts

Wayamba University of Sri Lanka- Research Sessions - Our Innovations for National Development

The objective of the “Wayamba University of Sri Lanka- Research sessions” is to provide a forum for academics and postgraduate students to disseminate their research findings. In this regards, extended abstracts are invited from the academics who have obtained research grants from the Wayamba University research grant scheme. Postgraduate students of WUSL who have registered before 01.01.2016.

Extended Abstracts would be published in the proceedings of the Research sessions of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. The abstracts will be edited (if necessary) to improve the clarity and to conform to the publication guidelines.

Abstract submission deadline

02nd  January  2017


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“Wayamba Sithru” Islandwide Art Competition

“Wayamba Sithru” is an islandwide Art competition for all Sri Lankan school children. It is a huge piece of work organized by the “Nutsoc”, the Nutrition Society of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. The competition is held in commemoration of the 20thanniversary of the Department of Applied Nutrition, Faculty of Livestock, fisheries and Nutrition, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. Read more...


Contact Us

Lional Jayathilake Mawatha,
Kuliyapitiya, 60200,Sri Lanka.
Tel : +(94) 37 22 81412, +(94) 37 22 81414, +(94) 37 22 83614
E-Mail :  info@wyb.ac.lk