Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

University of Peradeniya

  • Provide nationally and internationally accredited undergraduate and postgraduate education
  • Provide nationally and internationally accredited undergraduate and postgraduate education
  • Provide nationally and internationally accredited undergraduate and postgraduate education
  • Provide nationally and intern6ationally accredited undergraduate and postgraduate education
  • Provide nationally and internationally accredited undergraduate and postgraduate education
  • Provide nationally and internationally accredited undergraduate and postgraduate education

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences(FAHS) was inaugurated on 16th January 2007.The faculty comprises of six departments conducting B.Sc.degree programmes in Medical Laboratory Science, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy and Radiography/Radiotherapy. As the faculty offers professional degree programmes, students are introduced to basic concepts in medical sciences followed by mandatory hospital based training.All degree programmes consist of 120 credits curricula which have been designed in par with International standards.Several departments have established active foreign collaborations in teaching and research.This is the only faculty of Allied Health Sciences in Sri Lanka.

The New Academic Year for all Allied Health Sciences students will commence on 23rd of April 2018



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Commencement of “Lung function test service”

Commencement of “Lung function test service” was held on 20th October 2017 at the Department of Physiotherapy, with the presence of Prof. U.B. Dissanayake - Vice Chancellor of University of Peradeniya as the chief guest.

2017-10-25 More

Awareness program about Healthy Young Nation

The Department of Physiotherapy conducted an awareness programme on "Importance of Sports and Exercise in young adolescence" as requested by the District Secretariat of Kandy. This programme was a part of "National week for sports and exercise development organized by the Sports ministry of Sri Lanka – 2017" which was held from 6th February to 12th February, 2107.

2017-02-17 More


        

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"Exploring Nurses Role towards better Health Care" - International Nursing Congress 2018

Placing an apparent record in the history of Nursing Profession in Sri Lanka the “International Nursing Congress 2018” organized by the Department of Nursing, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya was held on 6th and 7th, April 2018 at the Oak Ray Regency Hotel, Kandy. The congress was partnered by Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, USA and Department of Nursing Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia.


2018-04-18 More

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Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (iPURSE) 2017

This 21st annual research congress bearing the motto “Research and Innovations for Global challenges” capturing the collaborative spirit of the conference, held on 24th November, 2017, was both scientific and outreaching.


2017-12-07 More