Diploma in Astronomy 2022

(SLQF Level 3)

Applications are Invited


Course Contents

  • Fundamentals of Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Physics – I
  • Fundamentals of Physics – II
  • The Sky
  • The Planets
  • Solar System Dynamics
  • Beyond the Solar System
  • Stellar Evolution
  • Galaxies,
  • Space Observation and Instruments
  • Introduction to Astrobiology
  • Astronomy Laboratory
  • Astronomy Workshop
  • Astronomy Seminar

Entry Requirements

Pass (3 simple passes) GCE A/L in Physical science, Biological science or Technology streams or any other equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.
Students who are waiting for A/L results can also apply

Course Fee

LKR 75,000.00
(can be paid in instalments)

Course Duration

1 Year

How to Apply?

Applicants are required to pay an application fee of LKR 750 and the registration fee of LKR 1,000 to the People’s Bank Account Number, 055-1001-1066-7549 (Dalugama Branch) of the University of Kelaniya.

Please follow the link below to download the application form.

The printed application, bank receipt and a copy of the GCE A/L Certificate should be handed over or sent via registered post to the following address:

Department of Physics and Electronics
University of Kelaniya
Kelaniya, 11600

The top left corner of the envelope should bear “Registration for Diploma in Astronomy 2022”.

The deadline for receiving applications is the 30th of June 2022

Further information:

Dr. W. T. M. A. P. K. Wanninayake
Senior Lecturer
Department of Physics and Electronics
University of Kelaniya.

Email: wannina@kln.ac.lk

TP: 0112903360 / 0714405821

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