About Us



Whether near or far, alumni are the greatest ambassadors of the Sir John Kotelawala Defance University. For those who leave KDU, but for whom KDU never leaves, this is where you belong. The Alumni Association is an organization that nurtures lifelong relationships with and among current and future KDU alumni. The association promotes a spirit of unity and of collaboration between current and former students on the University’s projects. It strives to keep you connected to our University with loyalty. Association’s overall mission is to support and promote the University in its pursuit of excellence and to raise a spirit of loyalty, involvement and lifelong commitment to the University through its alumni.

The objectives of the Association are :

  • To encourage, foster and promote close relations between the University and its alumni
  • To promote the interest of the alumni body in the affairs of the University
  • To assist the alumni in promoting the general interest and well-being of the University
  • To ensure that programs are initiated and developed for the benefit of the alumni
  • To assist and support the effort of the University in obtaining funds for its development
  • To provide a medium through which alumni may support and advance the pursuit of university excellence at the University
  • To provide and disseminate information regarding the Academy, its faculties, staff, graduates, diplomates and students to the alumni
  • To express opinions and act as suitable on issues of relevance to the University, the members of the Association, and national interest