Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine, the University of Moratuwa!

“University of Moratuwa Faculty of Medicine is the newest addition to the medical schools in the Universities in Sri Lanka and is the only Faculty of Medicine of the country with a Department of Medical Technology which deviating from traditional methods tries to apply science to develop solutions to health problems or issues”

Our Vision

To be the most globally recognized center for excellence in professional health care education in  South Asia

Our Mission

To Nurture the development of independently thinking, empathetic, innovative and adaptive healthcare professionals, informed by the state-of-the art developments in healthcare and research and who are committed to lifelong learning. 


The University of Moratuwa (UoM) is considered to be one of the best universities in Sri Lanka today. Throughout its history of 45 years of existence there were significant developments in all spheres of activities securing an excellent brand reputation as a premier set of higher education in Sri Lanka . The Faculty of Medicine, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, established in February 2020, is the latest addition to the University of Moratuwa expanding the number of faculties of the University to six faculties. 

The University of Moratuwa (UoM) started working in Biomedical Engineering research more  than 15 years ago collaborating with medical faculties of nearby universities. The UoM also  started the first ever Biomedical Engineering undergraduate programme in states universities  of Sri Lanka. As a differentiating factor, these strengths and technical expertise of UoM could assist in fostering the development of the medical and its affiliated professions through a high-quality platform for teaching, research & development and allied extension services.