IAU-001817

Sri Lanka

top General Information

Address

Street:Gurulugomi Mawatha, Pitipana North

City:Homagama

Province:Colombo

Post Code:10206

WWW:http://www.bpu.ac.lk

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1982, acquired present status 1997.

Admission Requirements

General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced ('A') level or recognized equivalent. The university may hold examinations to enable students of any affiliated College in Sri Lanka or abroad, and private students, to obtain its degrees and diplomas (examinations conducted in Sinhala and English)

Language(s)

Sinhala;English

Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education

top Officers

Head : Gallelle Sumanasiri Thero

Job title:Vice-Chancellor


Senior Administrative Officer : Deerananda Thero

Job title:Assistant Registrar

top Divisions

Faculty : Buddhist Studies

Fields of study:Archaeology, Asian Religious Studies, Cultural Studies, Philosophy


Faculty : Language Studies

Fields of study:English, Sanskrit, South and Southeast Asian Languages

top Degrees

Diploma / Higher Diploma


Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Archaeology, Asian Religious Studies, English, Philosophy, Sanskrit, South and Southeast Asian Languages


Master's Degree (by coursework)

Fields of study:Archaeology, Asian Religious Studies, Philosophy, Sanskrit


Postgraduate Certificate / Diploma


Master of Philosophy

Fields of study:Archaeology, Asian Religious Studies, Philosophy, Sanskrit


Doctorate

Fields of study:Asian Religious Studies, English, Indic Languages

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Buddhist and Pali Studies

Postgraduate Studies

Sri Lanka Journal of Buddhist Studies

Updated on 16-05-2018