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University of Sri Jayewardenepura

University of Sri Jayewardenepura Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 3842

University Overview

The University of Sri Jayewardenepura was founded in 1959 and is a non-profit public higher education institution in Nugegoda (population range of 250,000-499,999), Western Province. University of Sri Jayewardenepura (USJP) is a coeducational Sri Lankan higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of Sri Lanka. The University of Sri Jayewardenepura (USJP) offers a variety of courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the Topuniversitieslist degree levels and study fields matrix. This 61-year-old Sri Lankan university has a selective admission policy based on entrance exams. Applicants from outside the United States are welcome to apply. Students at USJP have access to a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Sri Jayewardenepura Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Acronym USJP
Founded 1959
Motto Vijja Uppattam Setta Among all that arise, knowledge is the greatest

University Location

Address Gangodawila Nugegoda 10250 Western Province Sri Lanka
Tel +94 (11) 275 8000
Fax +94

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Gangodawaila Nugeogoda

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

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