The Faculty of Technology (FOT) challenges the best innovators and creative minds to learn the
art of technology. Out Faculty takes pride in its commitment to educating the next generation of
Technologists, innovators and entrepreneurs. Our community is comprised of Educators who are
passionate about their work and are poised to make significant contributions to mold the young
undergraduates to be highly competent professionals in the Technology stream.
The Faculty of Technology (FOT) in University of Sri Jayewardenepura has been established in
2015 as a pioneer among the Sri Lankan University system under the Technology degree
program catering to more than 650 students to pursue their studies in Technology which
encompass three main Departments, namely, Engineering Technology, Biosystems Technology
and Information and Communication Technology.
The students of FOT engage in a diverse range of disciplines spreading across construction and
building services, mechatronics, energy and environment, archaeotechnology, polymer
processing, food processing, agriculture and environment, software, network and multimedia
This diversity enable the students to be active participants in open discussions and develop
creative thinking mindset.
Regardless of the educational pathway, FOT provides a platform to all students to showcase their
personality, talents to build and harness the self-confidence, and provide high quality educational
experience that is rigorous and committed to professionalism.
The high rising state-of –the-art building complex spreading across 20 acres of land in Pitipana,
Homagama worth Rs. 3.5 billion will be available for the students by 2020, enabling them to
revitalize the advanced technologies through studies and research.
Our achievement is to ensure that we will train tomorrow’s technology leaders, secure in the
knowledge that they will be well prepared to practice their chosen specialties and to meet the
needs of the country’s development.
I welcome you to the FOT and wish you all the best.
Senior Professor Sudantha Liyanage
Faculty of Technology