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Bambalapitiya is located in Sri Lanka
Coordinates: 6°53′20″N 79°51′24″E / 6.88889°N 79.85667°E / 6.88889; 79.85667
CountrySri Lanka
ProvinceWestern Province
DistrictColombo District
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (Sri Lanka Standard Time Zone)
Postal Code
00400 [1]

Bambalapitiya is a neighbourhood of Colombo, Sri Lanka. The area, numbered Colombo 4, spans about one and a half kilometres of the Galle Road. The western suburb is bordered by the Indian Ocean. The neighbourhood is bordered to the east by Havelock Town, to the north by Kollupitiya, and to the south by Wellawatte.

Educational institutions[edit]

Bambalapitiya is regarded as an educational hub. Many private sector schools and colleges such as ICBS, ICBT Campus, IDM Computer Studies, ESOFT Computer Studies, and PIBT[2] are in this area. It is home to educational establishments including St. Peter's College, Holy Family Convent (better known as HFC), and Colombo Hindu College.

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Geographic location[edit]


  1. ^ "Bambalapitiya (None) – Sri Lanka Postal Codes". Mohanjith. Archived from the original on 13 September 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-20.
  2. ^ PIBT

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Coordinates: 6°53′20″N 79°51′24″E / 6.88889°N 79.85667°E / 6.88889; 79.85667