Kopay (Tamil: கோப்பாய் Kōppāy)is a town located approximately 4 km from the city of Jaffna along Point Pedro road. It is an agricultural town consisting mainly of vegetable farms, paddy fields and coconut gardens.
The suburb Kopay is blessed with several scholars because of very strong schooling system. Arumuganavalar established the school managed by Suwaminathan is famous for this. Arrival of missionaries strengthened the educational system. Kopay Christian College celebrating 150 years of service remain unbeaten in producing quality scholars.