Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture | University of Peradeniya

Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture

University of Peradeniya

Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture

University of Peradeniya

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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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Conferment of degrees at the general convocation 2018

A total of 278 graduates inclusive of 06 Ph.D., 31 M.Phil, 196 M.Sc., and 45 MBA from the PGIA were conferred degrees at the General Convocation of the University of Peradeniya for the year 2018 held on 04th July, 2019.








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31st PGIA Annual Congress Presents
a One Day Workshop on
“Writing an Impactful Research Article"

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Scheme for promoting publications of Postgraduate Research

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  Garden university of Sri Lanka

  Public seminars & thesis defence exams



Recent Events

Ph.D examination of Mr. M.Sugirtharan, Board of study in Agriculture Engineering took place on 04th November, 2019 at 11.00 a.m The title of the research was “Development of an integrated management plan for batticaloa lagoon to meet the challenges of anthropogenic activities and climate change" The examiners were Prof. Champa M. Navaratne, Dr. K.B.S.N. Jinadasa, Dr. G.G. Thushara Chaminda and His work was supervised by senior supervisor Dr. S. Pathmarajah and supervisor Prof. M.I.M. Mowjood.


Ph.D examination of Mr. G.V.T.V Weerasooriya, Board of study in Agriculture Engineering took place on 24th November, 2019 at 10.00 a.m The title of the research was “Design, development and evaluation of a power cultivator for row- planted paddy" The examiners were Prof. P.L.A.G. Alwis,Prof. G.Y. Jayasinghe,Dr. A.D. Ampitiyawatta and His work was supervised by senior supervisor Dr. D.N. Jayatissa and supervisor Mr. M. Rambanda.