WELCOME TO THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE
The Faculty of Medicine in Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka is the newest arrival to the chain of Medical Faculties in Sri Lanka. It becomes the 8th Faculty in the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka. The medical profession caters to one of the most crucial needs of the society, therefore, it stands to reason that medical degrees are among the most challenging and competitive paths to embark upon. This Faculty comprises of 15 Departments which are dedicated to achieve all aspects of her academic mission and objectives. The academic elements in the MBBS Degree Program are based on four main disciplinary pillars; theoretical education, clinical care, community engagement and research.
The Faculty of Medicine is established in Rathnapura where it will conduct the first year of the degree program at the Batuhena Faculty premises. The new faculty building and the professorial unit are being constructed at the land adjacent to the Provincial General Hospital, Ratnapura, that would serve as the teaching hospital for the Faculty of Medicine provides all clinical training facilities for the students. The Faculty would accommodate 75 students per intake and it will furnish all the facilities required to conduct the medical academic program are established.