Undergraduate Degree
foreign students
Master Degree
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Doctoral Degree
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Short term training
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"INTERNATIONAL staff has visited the University of Kelaniya
in the year of 2018"

International Affairs at UoK

The University of Kelaniya has the highest number of international students numbering over 500 and also offers the highest number of scholarship opportunities for undergraduates numbering over 100 annually. Furthermore, the university has unique fields of study  that have great potential to attract international scholars and students in large numbers

International Students Activities

Guidenes For International Students


Government of Sri Lanka Presidential Scholarships for Foreign Students
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University of Kelaniya provides highest number of courses for International Students
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Student Housing

There are no on-campus housing facilities available at present for international students. Division will assist in your search for suitable accommodation during your stay at University of Kelaniya.Please contact for further information


It is expected that all international students are in possession of health insurance during their entire period of study at the University of Kelaniya. As registered students of the university you are also eligible to obtain the services of the Medical Centre of the university.

Important Divisions For Students