Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

University of Peradeniya

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The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science is the only Higher Educational Institution in Sri Lanka which trains Veterinary Surgeons. The degree of Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) is awarded after five year period of study. The rigorous training program imparts knowledge of all aspects of animal health and production and includes the study of Pet Animals, Livestock, Wildlife and Aquatic species. At the present time approximately hundred Students enroll in the program each year. The degree is recognized by the Veterinary Council for Sri Lanka for Registration to practice as a Veterinary Surgeon.

Quick Notices: -   VET TALENT SHOW 2021 /  *  **Final Examination Results-Batch 14/15  **Animal production and Health project Results- Batch 14/15  

  News and Events


Undergraduate Research Symposium

The First Undergraduate Research Symposium of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science was held on 15th July 2020 at the Auditorium, Administrative Building, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Peradeniya.

2020-08-11 More


Awareness meeting-COVID-19 outbreak

An awareness meeting was conducted for the academic/nonacademic staff on 20th May 2020 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the Auditorium, Main Administrative Building on Covid- 19 preparedness. Dr. HAD Ruwanjith, a medical officer and Mr. LAMN Lankathilake, P.H.I. /supervisor of health center, University of Peradeniya were the resource people.

2020-06-09 More



Notice to all Students

The university administration is making all attempts to re-open the university and recommence academic programs, which have currently been halted due to the COVID outbreak in the country. Click here to read full notice.



Application for Gold Medal

Applications are calling for the Peradeniya University Gold-medal (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science) for Excellence in Scholastic and Extra-mural Excellence from the students those who have First or Second Class (Upper Division) from 2014/2015 batch.

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Financial Aid

Applications are called for the grants for students who require finacial assisatance. Click here to download application and more....

2019-05-28 More