Degree Programme : Social Sciences

Duration: 3 Years

Medium of Instruction: English

Prerequisites to join the degree programme:

The candidates who have passed three (03) subjects including at least two (02) of the subjects from Geography, Business Statistics, Economics, Logic and Scientific Method, History, Communication and Media Studies, English (Subject No.73), General Information Technology, Mathematics, Political Science, Business Studies, Sinhala/Tamil at the GCE (A/L) Examination are eligible to apply for the B.Sc. degree programme. In addition to the above requirements, the university conducts three interviews for officer cadets those who wish to join the Social Sciences programme and they must demonstrate the competency to serve in the armed forces. The fee levying students have to go through the common KDU interview process like other degree programmes with an aptitude test to ensure the ability of the candidate to follow the programme.


Learning Outcomes of the Degree Programme:

The students satisfactorily completing the Social Science degree programme will be able to:

  •  Use fundamental knowledge to identify socio-economic issues of their living environment,country, region and the world at large.                
  •  Use their acquired analytical tools with the help of other disciplines in redefining socio-economic issues, and contribute to socio-economic development  

          of their living environment.

  •  Work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  •  Demonstrate the skills required for independent learning in the fields of Social Sciences.


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