Commencement of Construction of the Headquarters Building Expansion Project Stage 1 at KDU, Ratmalana.

The foundation laying ceremony of the proposed expansion of the headquarters building at General Sir Kotelawala Defence University was held on 25th of July 2022. The project was initiated under the vision of Vice Chancellor of KDU, Major General Milinda Peiris RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil to enhance the infrastructure facilities at KDU with the inclusion of latest teaching, learning and support facilities.

Main objective of this project is to host the offices of administrative staff of KDU including office of Vice Chancellor, office of Deputy Vice Chancellors, Directorate of the University, and essential administration functions under one roof which are currently located diversely. This project will allow the core university functions to be carried out more efficiently and in harmony once completed. The expected project duration is 150 days. Officials from AKK Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd also attended the ceremony as the Contractors of the project.