Welcome to the Department of Physics
“Physics is a creative activity of human mind. Studying Physics provides you with a delightful and a rewarding experience that will make you suitable for any future career”
The Department of Physics of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura has a long history that runs back to more than four decades. The Department is among the largest, in view of the number of students within the Faculty of Applied Sciences. It occupies two spacious two-story buildings that house lecturing theatres, halls and research laboratories. Falling in line with the mission of the University and the Faculty, the Department of Physics strives to provide a high quality learning experience to the students through a series of course units which cover both traditional fundamental aspects of Physics as well as more exciting recent developments.
The Department of Physics is proud of its student achievements. Our graduates have secured high profile careers as University academics, Scientists, Administrative officers, Managers, Teachers etc. and are contributing to uplift the productivity and economic growth of the nation.
News & Events
Industrial visit/ Field trip – 2017 (24/08/2017) Participants: B.Sc. (Special) Degree Part I & II and Extended degree students Places visited : NIFS & Plant...
Quark- Gluon Plasma- Seminar on Particle Physics
For the second consecutive year, Sri Lankan students participated in the prestigious summer student programme at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva....
Workshop on “The Art and Science of Long Exposure Photography” was held on July 25th 2017, 4pm-6.30pm at the PLT-Department of Physics , University of Sri...
An Information session about higher studies in abroad was organized by the Department of Physics, University of Sri Jayewardenepura on 29th June 2017 at Physics lecture...
For the first time, from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura one of our Physics Special Degree students, Miss. Chamini Pathiraja got selected for the summer...
Workshop on “Microcontroller Programming and Embedded System Design” was conducted by Dr. Indika Wanniarachchi, Senior Lecturer, Department of Physics, and University of Sri Jayewardenepura on...
Research Activities at CERN-Recent Advances and Future Prospects by Dr. Rudiger Voss At CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, physicists and engineers are probing...
Valedictory Lecture delivered by Prof. Dhammika A. Tantrigoda, Chair and Senior Professor of Physics on 19th March 2015 at Science Auditorium. Creativity, Concepts and Development by...
National workshop on Physics and Electronics for Advanced Level Teachers Department of Physics, University of Sri Jayewardenepura organizing a workshop designed to enhance the knowledge...