Department of Veterinary Clinical Science

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Our Vision

To be the National Centre of Excellence in producing veterinarians who could enhance the quality of life of pet, wildlife and captive animals and to bring solace and hapiness to owners and care takers of such animals, in keeping abreast with similar academic institutions in the Asian region.

Our Mision

To educate undergraduates and postgraduates on health care and management practices of pet, wild and captive/zoo animals by teaching, develop professional skills on technical / practical aspects, communication through interacting with clients, clinical record keeping, and decision making, in order to produce a competent veterinarian and scientist of high calibre who would strive to improve quality of life and welfare of animals.

Contact us

Head of The Department
Phone : +94 81 5659/5638023(office)
Fax : +94 81 2388990
E mail:,,
Department Office: +94 81 2395661

Postal Address

Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science
University of Peradeniya
Peradeniya 20400 Sri Lanka