Postgraduate Institute of AgriculturePostgraduate Institute of Agriculture

The Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture (PGIA), University of Peradeniya was established in 1975 with the main objective of developing in-country capacity for postgraduate education in agriculture and to provide appropriately trained scientific personnel for a rapidly expanding agricultural sector of the country. Over the past three decades it has achieved substantial progress and has emerged as a “Centre of Excellence” in higher education in agricultural sciences in the country.

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PGIA offers an opportunity to reach for a higher degree with Sri Lanka Qualifications Framework (SLQF) standards. M.Sc. (course work: SLQF - L9) in one year MBA (course work: SLQF - L9) in two years M.Sc. (course work & research: SLQF - L10) in two years MBA (course work & research : SLQF -L10) in two and half years M.Phil. (SLQF - L11) in two years research. DBA & Ph.D. (SLQF - L12) in three years research.



Mr. K.A.B. Damunupola (Deputy Registrar)