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Welcome to the Department of Zoology and Environment Sciences

The Department offers teaching and research excellence in Zoology, Ecology, Evolution, Environment Sciences, Immunology, and Molecular Biology. We pride ourselves in being the oldest Department of Zoology in Sri Lanka and on having exceptional academics in our staff. We promote student centric learning and prioritise nurturing budding talents and ideas to foster valuable citizens of Sri Lanka and the world.

The Department offers a comprehensive programme for students entering the Faculty of Science, which embodies the subject areas of Zoology, Environmental Sciences, Immunology and Molecular Biology, and Business & Environment. The programmes are designed not only to provide students with a sound knowledge in these subject areas but also offers opportunities to develop and improve their communication, team work and other soft skills that would support personality development and thus increase their employability.

Come join the next generation of Zoologists, Immunologists, Molecular Biologists, Environmentalists, Academics, Teachers, Researchers, Policy makers, and Entrepreneurs!

Department of Zoology and Environment Sciences
University of Colombo
PO Box 1490
Colombo 00300
Sri Lanka

+94 11 250 3399
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Prof. Devaka K Weerakoon
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