Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

 

Degree Code Degree Programmes Duration GCE A/L – London A/L Stream
009NP BSc (Hons) Nursing

(Payment Basis)

04 Years Bio or Maths
010NNP BSc (Hons) Nursing

(Non Payment Basis)

04 Years Bio or Maths
011PST BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy 04 Years Bio or Maths
012MLS BSc (Hons) Medical Laboratory Sciences 04 Years Bio or Maths
013RDY BSc (Hons) Radiography 04 Years Bio or Maths
014RP BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy (Payment Basis) 04 Years Bio or Maths
015RNP BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy (Non Payment Basis) 04 Years Bio or Maths
016PMY BPharm 04 Years Bio or Maths

 

Non-Payment Basis

 BSc (Hons) Nursing / BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy

  • On successful completion of the Degree Programme, the graduates will be employed at the University Hospital of Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) as professionals.

Payment Basis

BSc (Hons) Nursing / BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy / BSc (Hons) Medical Laboratory Sciences / BSc (Hons) Radiography / BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy / BPharm

  • Based on the performance at the English & Aptitude Tests and at the interview, the top five candidates in the order of merit in each degree programme excluding BSc (Hons) Nursing & BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy will be selected to follow the courses on Non-Payment Basis. The above five graduates in each degree programme will be employed by the University Hospital, KDU on successful completion of the degree programmes.
  • The graduates on payment basis will be eligible to undergo one year of internship training at the University Hospital, KDU on successful completion of the degree programmes.
  • All Nursing graduates will be eligible for registration with Sri Lanka Nursing Council and other graduates with Sri Lanka Medical Council.

Contractual Obligations

  • The selected candidates for BSc (Hons) Nursing and BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy degree programmes (Non-Payment Basis) and the first five candidates in the order of merit in other degree programmes will be required to enter into an agreement and sign a bond for a minimum of nine years inclusive of training period with the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka prior to their admission to the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University. Upon graduation, the candidates are required to serve in the University Hospital, KDU for a minimum period of five years.

Eligibility Requirements

The candidate should,

  i.     Be a citizen of Sri Lanka

  ii.     Be between 17-24 years of age on the closing date of applications

and

  iii.     Be eligible to apply for university admission and have fulfilled the following  requirements : Candidates should,

  1. Obtain a minimum of three Simple (S) Passes at the G.C.E. (A/L) examination in the year 2015/2016 in Bio or Maths streams
  2. Have a Credit (C) Pass or above for Chemistry at the (A/L) exam to follow Medical Laboratory Sciences & B Pharm degree programmes and a Credit (C) Pass or above for Physics at the (A/L) exam to follow Physiotherapy, Radiography and Radiotherapy degree programmes
  3. Pass the Common General Test (marks 30 and above)

or

  iv.     Have equivalent qualifications in London (A/L) examination (Cambridge or  Edexcel) in the year 2016/2017 or in any other equivalent foreign examination in the year 2016/2017

or

  v.     Have equivalent qualifications in University Entrance Examinations in any other country

  1. Obtain a minimum of a Credit (C) pass for English Language at the G.C.E. (O/L) examination or in London (O/L) or in any other equivalent foreign examination.

 vi.     Obtain a pass mark for the Aptitude and English tests and at the structured interview conducted by KDU.

vii.     Not be less than 04 feet, 10 inches (4’10”) in height (only for Nursing Degree Programme).

  • Candidates who apply with High School Diplomas should pass SAT and TOEFL examination with a minimum score of 79 or IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5.
  • The applicants who apply with foreign qualifications need to have relevant minimum qualifications equal to Sri Lankan G.C.E. (A/L) examination. Validation of such qualification should be obtained from the Department of Examinations of Sri Lanka. They are also required to submit a letter from a recognised university/ academy/ higher educational institution of the awarding country certifying that the relevant qualification is sufficient to register at a university/ academy/ higher educational institution to follow an undergraduate course of study leading to a Bachelor’s Degree.

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Faculty of Engineering

Degree Code Degree Programme Duration GCE A/L – London A/L Stream
001 ENG BSc (Hons) Engineering

[Aeronautical/ Aircraft Maintenance/ Biomedical/ Civil / Electrical & Electronic/ Electronic & Telecommunication/ Mechanical / Mechatronic Engineering]

04 Years Maths

  

Faculty of Law

Degree Code Degree Programme Duration GCE A/L – London A/L Stream
002LLB Bachelor of Laws(LLB) 04 Years Bio / Maths / Commerce or Arts

 

Faculty of Management, Social Sciences and Humanities

Degree Code Degree Programmes Duration GCE A/L – London A/L Stream
003MTS BSc Management & Technical Sciences 03 Years Bio or Maths
004LM BSc Logistics Management 03 Years Bio / Maths or Commerce
005SS BSc Social Sciences 03 Years Any Stream

 

Faculty of Computing

Degree Code Degree Programmes Duration GCE A/L – London A/L Stream
006CS BSc (Hons) Computer Science 04 Years Maths* Please refer edu. qualifications, P.03
007SE BSc (Hons) Software Engineering 04 Years Maths* Please refer edu. qualifications, P.03
008CE BSc (Hons) Computer Engineering 04 Years Maths* Please refer edu. qualifications, P.03

 

Eligibility Requirements

The candidate should be,

  • A citizen of Sri Lanka.
  • Between 17-30 years of age for the LLB Degree Programme and between 17-24 years of age for other Degree Programmes on the closi ng date of applications.

Educational Qualifications

  • A candidate must have a minimum of three Simple (S) passes at the G.C.E. (A/L) examination in the relevant stream and be qualified for university admission, or possess an equivalent qualification in London (A/L) (Cambridge or Edexcel) or in any other equivalent foreign examination.
  • He/She must have completed the G.C.E. (A/L) examination in the year 2015/2016 or London (A/L) examination (Cambridge or Edexcel) in the year 2016/2017 or any other equivalent foreign examination in the year 2016/2017.
  • * For Degree Programmes in Faculty of Computing, candidates need to have followed Maths stream or Mathematics, Physics and any one of the following subjects; Chemistry/ Higher Mathematics/ICT at the G.C.E (A/L) or London (A/L) Examination.
  • For the LLB Degree Programme, candidates with G.C.E. (A/L), London (A/L) or any other equivalent foreign examination results obtained in any year (based on the age requirement given) can apply.
  • He/She should pass (marks 30 and above) the Common General Test.
  • For the LLB Degree Programme a candidate needs to have a minimum of Simple (S) passes in Three Subjects from the following list:
Accounting

Agricultural Science

Biology

Business Statistics

Business Studies

Chemistry

Physics

Communication & Media Studies

Political Science

Geography

Higher Mathematics

History

Logic & Scientific Method

Economics

Mathematics/Combined Mathematics

Information & Communication Technology

or

One or two subjects from the above list and the other subject/ subjects from the following list: at the G.C.E. (A/L) or London (A/L) examination and eligibility to apply for university admission.

Buddhism/ Buddhist Civilization Christianity/ Christian Civilization

Greek & Roman Civilization

Japanese

Pali

Sanskrit

Sinhala

Tamil

Greek

Hinduism /Hindu Civilization

Islam & Islamic Civilization

Chinese

English

French

German

Arabic

Latin

Drama & Theater

 

  • He/She must have a minimum of a Credit (C) Pass for Sinhala/Tamil and English Languages at G.C.E. (O/L) examination or a minimum of a (C) Pass for English Language in London (O/L) or in any other equivalent foreign examination for LLB Degree Programme.
  • He/She must have a minimum of a Credit (C) Pass for English Language at G.C.E. (O/L) examination or in London (O/L) or in any other equivalent foreign examination for other Degree Programmes.
  • Candidates who apply with High School Diplomas should pass SAT and TOEFL examination with a minimum score of 79 or IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5.
  • The applicants who apply with foreign qualifications need to have relevant minimum qualifications equal to Sri Lankan G.C.E. (A/L) examination. Validation of such qualification should be obtained from the Department of Examinations of Sri Lanka. They are also required to submit a letter from a recognized university/ academy/ higher educational institution of the awarding country certifying that the relevant qualification is sufficient to register at a university/ academy/ higher educational institution to follow an undergraduate course of study leading to a Bachelor’s Degree.

 

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Faculty of Built Environment & Spatial Sciences

Degree Code Degree Programmes Duration GCE A/L – London A/L Stream
017ARC Bachelor of Architecture

(B Arch)

05 Years Bio / Maths or Arts
018SUS BSc(Hons) Surveying Sciences 04 Years Maths
019QS BSc(Hons) Quantity Surveying 04 Years Maths

Eligibility Requirements

The candidate should be,

  • A citizen of Sri Lanka.
  • Not less than 17 years and not more than 24 years of age on the closing date of applications.
  • Eligible to apply for university admission and have fulfilled the following requirements:
    • A pass mark (marks 30 and above) for the Common General Test.
    • A minimum of a Credit (C) Pass for English language at G.C.E (Ordinary Level) Examination.

Bachelor of Architecture (B Arch)

  • For those who have passed three (3) of the following subjects at the G.C.E. (A/L) Examination in 2015/2016 or London (A/L) examination (Cambridge or Edexcel) in the year 2016/2017 are eligible to apply for university admission.

  i.     At least one of the following subjects;
Biology

Higher Mathematics

Chemistry

Physics

Combined Mathematics

Art

Geography

And

  ii.     The other subject/subjects from the following list;

                        Accounting                                                   Logic & Scientific Method

                        Hindu Civilization                                       Mathematics

                        Business Statistics                                        Sanskrit

                        Islamic Civilization                                     German                                 

                        Greek & Roman Civilization                      Arabic                       

                        Elements of Political Science                      History                                  

                        English(Subject No.073)                              Business Studies      

                        Sinhala                                                           Japanese

                        Christian Civilization                                  Economics

                        Communication & Media Studies             Pali

                        Hindi                                                              French

                        Buddhist Civilization                                  Tamil

                        Home Economics                                         Information & Communication

                        Chinese                                                          Technology

                        Agricultural Science

And

  iii.     At least a Credit Pass (C) in Mathematics at the G.C.E. (Ordinary Level) Examination or an Ordinary Pass (S) in Mathematics at the G.C.E. (A/L) Examination.

  iv.     Should pass the Spatial Cognition Test conducted by the KDU.

BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying

  • For those who have passed three (3) of the following subjects at the G.C.E. (A/L) Examination in 2015/2016 or London (A/L) examination (Cambridge or Edexcel) in the year 2016/2017 and are eligible to apply for university admission.

  i.     At least one subject from

                        Combined Mathematics /  Higher Mathematics

  ii.     And other subject / subjects from the following list;

                        Accounting                                        Economics                 Business Statistics

                        Business Studies                              Physics                       Chemistry

                        Information & Communication Technology

In addition, Candidates should Satisfy the following minimum requirements at the G.C.E. (O/L) Examination.

  1. A Credit Pass (C) in Mathematics
  2. An Ordinary Pass (S) in Science
  3. A Credit Pass (C) in English Language

Faculty of Computing

Degree Code Degree Programmes Duration GCE A/L – London A/L Stream
020IT BSc (Hons) Information  Technology 04 Years Bio / Maths / Commerce or Arts
021IS BSc (Hons) Information Systems 04 Years Bio / Maths / Commerce or Arts

BSc (Hons) Information Technology

  • For those who have followed the G.C.E (A/L) Examination in Bio / Maths / Commerce or Arts streams in 2015/2016 or London (A/L) examination (Cambridge or Edexcel) in the year 2016/2017 and are eligible to apply for university admission.

BSc (Hons) Information Systems

  • For those who have followed the G.C.E (A/L) Examination in Bio / Maths / Commerce or Arts streams in 2015/2016 or London (A/L) examination (Cambridge or Edexcel) in the year 2016/2017 and are eligible to apply for university admission.


  • Course fees for respective Degree Programmes are mentioned in the University website.
  • Duly completed applications should accompany the original copy of a receipt obtained by paying a non-refundable fee of LKR 1,000/(Sri Lankan Rupees) per Degree Programme to any branch of the Bank of Ceylon, in favour of “Vice-Chancellor, General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University” to be credited to the Current Account Number ”9405831” of the Bank of Ceylon, Idama Branch, Moratuwa.
  • Applications should be sent along with certified true copies of Birth Certificate, G.C.E. (O/L) / London (O/L), and G.C.E. (A/L) / London (A/L) result sheets, a document confirming the qualification for University admission or an equivalent qualification at London (O/L), (A/L) (Cambridge or Edexcel) or in any other equivalent foreign examination. Applicants should also enclose a stamp for the value of LKR 40/- (Rupees Forty), along with the application.
  • The degree code/s of the degree programme/s applied for, should be written on the top left hand corner of the envelope.
  • Completed application forms should be forwarded under registered cover to reach the “Registrar, General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Ratmalana” by closing date.
  • Applications not satisfying the basic qualifications, incomplete or not conforming to the required standards will be rejected without any intimation to the applicant.
  • General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University reserves the exclusive right to shortlist the candidates.



DEGREES OFFERED AT GENERAL SIR JOHN KOTELAWALA DEFENCE UNIVERSITY, RATMALANA
Faculty of Engineering

Degree Programmes Full Payment Installment Plan
BSc (Hons) Engineering

[Aeronautical/ Aircraft Maintenance/ Biomedical/ Civil/ Electrical & Electronic/ Electronic & Telecommunication/ Mechanical/ Mechatronic Engineering]

LKR 1,700,000/- 1st   – LKR. 650,000/-

2nd – LKR. 525,000/-

3rd  – LKR. 525,000/-

Faculty of Computing

Degree Programmes Full Payment Installment Plan
BSc (Hons) Computer Science LKR 900,000/- 1st – LKR. 350,000/-

2nd -LKR. 325,000/-

3rd -LKR. 225,000/-

BSc (Hons) Software Engineering LKR 1,100,000/- 1st – LKR. 450,000/-

2nd -LKR. 425,000/-

3rd -LKR. 225,000/-

BSc (Hons) Computer Engineering LKR 1,400,000/- 1st – LKR. 550,000/-

2nd -LKR. 525,000/-

3rd -LKR. 325,000/-


Faculty of Law

Degree Programmes Full Payment Installment Plan
Bachelor of Laws(LLB) LKR 950,000/- 1st  – LKR. 350,000/-

2nd – LKR. 325,000/-

3rd – LKR. 275,000/-


Faculty of Management, Social Sciences & Humanities

Degree Programmes Full Payment Installment Plan
BSc Management & Technical Sciences LKR 675,000/- 1st    – LKR. 225,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

3rd  – LKR. 225,000/-

BSc Logistics Management LKR 675,000/- 1st–  LKR. 325,000/-

2nd – LKR. 175,000/-

3rd – LKR. 175,000/-

BSc Social Sciences LKR 675,000/- 1st–  LKR. 325,000/-

2nd – LKR. 175,000/-

3rd – LKR. 175,000/-

DEGREES OFFERED AT GENERAL SIR JOHN KOTELAWALA DEFENCE UNIVERSITY FAHS – WERAHARA

Degree Programmes Duration Full Payment Installment Plan
BSc (Hons) Nursing 4 years

 

LKR 700,000/- 1st – LKR. 250,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

3rd – LKR. 225,000/-

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy 4 years

 

LKR 800,000/- 1st   – LKR. 350,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

 3rd – LKR. 225,000/-

BSc (Hons) Medical Laboratory Sciences 4 years

 

LKR 800,000/- 1st –  LKR. 350,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

3rd – LKR. 225,000/-

BSc (Hons) Radiography / Radiotherapy 4 years

 

LKR 700,000/- 1st –  LKR. 250,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

3rd – LKR. 225,000/-

B Pharm 4 years

 

LKR 700,000/- 1st –  LKR. 250,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

3rd – LKR. 225,000/-

DEGREES OFFERED AT GENERAL SIR JOHN KOTELAWALA DEFENCE UNIVERSITY, SOUTHERN CAMPUS SURIYAWEWA

Degree Programmes Full Payment Installment Plan
Bachelor of Architecture (B Arch) LKR 1,725,000/- 1st   – LKR. 550,000/-

2nd – LKR. 425,000/-

3rd – LKR. 425,000/-

4th – LKR. 325,000/-

BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying LKR 1,100,000/- 1st – LKR. 550,000/-

2nd – LKR. 325,000/-

3rd – LKR. 225,000/-

BSc (Hons) Surveying Sciences LKR 1,200,000/- 1st – LKR. 550,000/-

2nd – LKR. 325,000/-

3rd – LKR. 325,000/-

BSc (Hons) Information  Technology LKR 600,000/- 1st – LKR. 250,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

3rd – LKR. 125,000/-

BSc (Hons) Information Systems LKR 600,000/- 1st – LKR. 250,000/-

2nd – LKR. 225,000/-

3rd – LKR. 125,000/-