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 eighth 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 new Faculty buildings and the professorial unit are being constructed at the land adjacent to the Teaching Hospital, Ratnapura, which provides all clinical training facilities for the students.