Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture | University of Peradeniya

Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture

University of Peradeniya

Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture

University of Peradeniya


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.


  News Highlight

Orientation Programme for the Academic Year 2016

Orientation Programme of the PGIA for the academic year 2016 was held on 16th January, 2016 at EOE Pereira Theatre( Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya).

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Newsletter Launching Ceremony

The newsletter of the PGIA (Volume 01) was globally launched as an online edition by Prof. S. Samita Director PGIA 29th May 2015 and the 1st copy of the newsletter was handed over to one of former Directors Prof Y.D.A. Senanayake, who took part as the Chief Guest of the event.

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  Announcements

Statistical Consultancy Service (SCS)

Statistical Consultancy Service (SCS) provides guidance and assistance to its clients with respect to designing experiments and survey questionnaires, data collection, data analyses and interpretation. Moreover, SCS will organize training programs and short courses upon request by the clients with respect to any of the above aspects.

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Facilitaing Publications of Postgraduate Research

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Applications are invited from suitably qualified students registered in the BS in Food Science and Technology for a research project on Biodiversity for Food and Nutrition

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  Public Seminars & Thesis Defence Exams

Upcomming Event

Public Seminar on MORPHOLOGICAL AND MORPHOMETRIC CHARACTERIZATION OF VILLAGE CHICKEN IN SRI LANKA.
On 12 th February, 2016

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Public Seminar on NONPARAMETRIC AND SEMIPARAMETRIC PROFILE MONITORING METHODS FOR NON-NORMAL DATA
On 15 th February, 2016

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Recent Event

Ph.D. examination Ms. J.A. S. Chathurika , Board of Study in Soil Science took place on 27th January, 2016 at 1.00 p.m. The title of the research was “IMPROVING SOIL FERTILITY THROUGH SITE SPECIFIC BENEFICIAL MANAGEMENT PRACTICES FOR MAIZE (Zea mays)”.
The examiners were Prof. Sudas D. Wanniarachchi, Dr. R.S. Dharmakeerthi and Dr. S.H.S.A. De Silva. Her work was supervised by senior supervisor Prof. S.P. Indraratne and Supervisor Dr. W.S. Dandeniya and Prof. D. Kumaragamage .