The Faculty of Built Environment and Spatial Sciences (FBESS) is the newest addition to the KDU and the first faculty of Southern Campus, KDU as well. FBESS is planned to commence its degree programmes from January, 2015 at Sooriyawewa.
The faculty consists of three departments namely, Department of Architecture, Department of Quantity Surveying and Department of Spatial Sciences. Those departments conduct seven degree programs for cadets, day scholars and foreign students. Further, all those degree programs have been designed to meet both local and international professional qualifications.
The faculty is responsible for training and graduating military as well as civil students. The course will be conducted by well experienced academics and professionals in the field. Moreover, strict discipline maintained due to close supervision by the Defence Ministry.
To be a globally acclaimedcentre of excellence in Built Environment and Spatial Sciences.
To produce high caliber graduates equipped with essential skills and competence to face diversity of challenges in the fields of Architecture, Quantity Surveying and Surveying Sciences with special emphasis on nationally relevant innovation, creativity and employabilityenabling to beleaderscontributing to environment friendly, technologically advanced, socially viable and economically feasible development in Sri Lanka and elsewhere.