WELCOME TO THE FACULTY OF TECHNOLOGY
Faculty of Technology is the seventh faculty of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka. It has been established in the main university premises at Pambahinna. The faculty comprises of two academic departments, namely, the Department of Biosystems Technology, and the Department of Engineering Technology. The Faculty of Technology offers two degree programs: Bachelor of Biosystems Technology Honours degree through the Department of Biosystems Technology, and Bachelor of Engineering Technology Honours degree through the Department of Engineering Technology. From 2018, the faculty intends to accommodate 75 students annually, for each degree program. The first two years of the degree programs will be conducted at a temporary building facility which is fully equipped with lecture halls, laboratories, and administration offices. The construction of the state-of-the art, fully-fledged faculty complex will be commenced shortly under a loan worth of USD 31 million from the Asian Development Bank.
Aims/Objectives of the Faculty of Technology
The aim of the Faculty of Technology is to deliver globally recognized student-centered, industry-oriented programs that will produce professionals with ability and skills for creation, innovation and product development with entrepreneurial skills for building their careers in industrial marketplaces related to bio-energy generation, bio-based products, development of sustainable and environmental safe products, bio-waste management and automobile and mechanical engineering technology, which will result in positively contributing to the development of the economy of Sri Lanka.
Provide student-centered degree programs which will ensure that graduates are accomplished in technical expertise, business venture creation, industrial management, soft skills, social awareness and ethical responsibility.
Provide the students with hands-on experience in the state-of-the-art laboratory skills to ensure applied experiential learning.
To engage the students in applied research and in developing partnerships with stakeholders as a means of providing solutions to industrial problems.
To provide a novel program to promote professional development and applied research skills of the graduates.