Manufacturing Engineering Systems


Calling Applications: Intake 2021/2022
Closing date of Applications: 29th January 2021
Date Commencement: 03rd of April 2021
  1. Download the application form: PDF Version / MS Word Version
  2. Duly complete the application form & the employer consent letter (if applicable).
  3. Clear electronic copies of certificates and other supporting documents together with the application form (and the consent letter, if applicable) to be emailed to msesec.uom[at] or pg-mse-secretary[at] on or before the closing date.


  • It is recommended to produce all documents in PDF format with total file size less than 5MB. (If required, you may use any online PDF compression tools, ex:
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview. Originals of all the submitted documents must be produced in the interview.
  • All communications are done via email and telephone. Therefore, please ensure your contact numbers and email are correct.
  • Due to the prevailing pandemic situation, no postal applications are entertained.
1 The Degree of Bachelor of the Science of Engineering of the University of Moratuwa in Mechanical Engineering/Textile and Clothing Technology/Materials Science and Engineering/Chemical Engineering/Electrical Engineering, OR
2 Any other engineering degree of at least four years duration, from a recognised University, in a relevant field of specialization as may be approved by the Senate, OR
3 Any recognized category of membership of a recognized Professional Institute, obtained through an academic route, WITH a minimum of one year of recognized appropriate experience obtained after the membership, as may be approved by the Senate.

Postgraduate Diploma (PG Dip.): 12 Months (part-time)

  • Taught courses, laboratory work, assignments, presentations, seminars and field visits and written examinations. All academic work will normally be conducted on Saturdays and Sundays.

Master of Engineering (M.Eng.): 24 Months (part-time)

  • Successful completion (overall GPA not less than 2.5) of the academic requirements for the Postgraduate Diploma and additional mandatory individual research project leading to a thesis/dissertation meeting the minimum duration condition of the degree.
Tuition Fee :

PG Diploma: Rs. 275,000 (Payable in two equal installments) MEng (after completion of PG Dip): Rs. 75,000

(Additional fee of Rs. 30,000 per year is charged only in case of an extension by student)

Registration Fee : Rs. 2,000 per year (payable at registration)
Examination Fee : Rs. 500 per year (payable at registration)
Library Deposit : Rs. 2500 per item, up to 6 items (optional and refundable)

For inquiries on the programme:

Dr. Manoj Ranaweera, Course Coordinator
Email: manoj[at]
Phone: 011 2650301 Ext: 4521

For inquiries on the application:

Ms. Sevwandi Priyadarshani, Programme Secretary
E-mail: msesec.uom[at]
Phone: 077 9801579

MEng/ PG Dip in Manufacturing Systems Engineering 2018/ 19

Calling Applications for Intake 2018/ 2019

Application Deadline: 05th of October 2018

The curriculum of the Postgraduate studies in Manufacturing Systems Engineering enhances the knowledge and skills of the participants in many areas.

  • To provide a sound knowledge of the advanced aspects of manufacturing processes and to introduce recent advances in manufacturing technology with respect to process, machinery, materials and tooling.
  • To provide the understanding of complete product development process and impart the knowledge required for developing successful product.
  • To improve the students’ knowledge and skills of computer-aided draughting and design, and operation & programming of computer controlled manufacturing systems.
  • To provide general management background needed by the manufacturing executives for effectively participating in the total business environment of a firm.
  • To provide the knowledge and skills required in automating and controlling the functions of the manufacturing processes.
  • To enhance the understanding of the impact of human capabilities and limitations on the design and development of products and equipment.
  • To develop the skill of handling challenging design/research projects.