The Department of Zoology is located at the Colombo Regional Centre, in proximity to the main entrance on the Nawala -Nugegoda road.
The Department is housed in new Science & Technology Building and Block 13 of the Colombo Regional Centre. Two undergraduate laboratories are in Block 14 & 13 of the Colombo Regional Centre while the Research Laboratory is in the Science and Technology Building.
We offer a variety of academic programmes including the Foundation courses in science, Certificate, Advanced Certificate, Degree and Postgraduate levels, Stand alone courses at all levels and also a short course in GIS. In each of these courses, there is a theory component and also a practical component. The practical component varies depending on the courses and takes the form of laboratory and field classes or specified projects. These courses are all designed to be delivered as distance education courses. Expert course teams design both theory and practical component.