Department of Basic Veterinary Science

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Our Vision

Our vision is to lay a solid foundation to the study programs in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science with highly qualified academic and support staff providing superior academic programs in Basic Veterinary Sciences and allied subjects, as well as to engage in high quality research and undertake development work through interdisciplinary and interdepartmental interaction.

Our Mision

Our mission is to impart basic knowledge to veterinary undergraduates on the structure, function and biochemistry of mammalian, avian and aquatic species. Further we seek to develop learning, communicative and social skills in students which will help them in subsequent years of the BVSc study program and graduate as competent and socially responsible veterinary professionals.

Contact us

Head of The Department +94 81 2395830
Dr. L. J. P. Anura P. Jayasooriya
Fax : +94 81 2395809
BVS Office: +94 81 2395813
Postal Address Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science
University of Peradeniya
Peradeniya 20400 Sri Lanka