Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka

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Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka
සබරගමුව විශ්වවිද්‍යාලය
சபரகமுவா பல்கலைக்கழகம்
Seal of Sabaragamuwa University
Motto Naththi Pagnna Sama Aabha (Pali)
Established 1991
Chancellor Prof. Ven. Kamburugamuwe Vajira Thero
Admin. staff 200
Undergraduates 2500
Location Balangoda, Sri Lanka
Affiliations University Grants Commission
Website [1]

The Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (Sinhala: සබරගමුව විශ්වවිද්‍යාලය, Tamil: சபரகமுவா பல்கலைக்கழகம்) located in Belihuloya, Balangoda, Sri Lanka. It was founded on 20 November 1991 and consists of 5 Faculties.


  • Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
    • Department of Agribusiness Management
    • Department of Export Agriculture
    • Department of Livestock Production
  • Faculty of Geomatics
    • Department of Surveying and Geodesy
    • Department of Cartography, Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Faculty of Management Studies
    • Department of Business Management
    • Department of Accountancy and Finance
    • Department of Tourism Management
    • Department of Marketing
  • Faculty of Social Sciences and Languages
    • Department of Social Sciences
    • Department of Languages
    • English Language Teaching Unit

The Sabaragamuwa University is on tract to a major development process currently in both human and physical aspects. The vacancies in academic and non- academic staff are being filled to cater to the nation more effectively. Meanwhile, the implementation of the Master Plan of the University has taken off giving fresh hopes of dawn of a new era for the University. The University has been awarded some 155.5 Million rupees 2004/5 for improving the relevance and quality of undergraduates in higher education (IRQUE). This amount of money is in addition to the annuals government funds received every year.