The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO report confirms
A report, Antibacterial agents in clinical development – an analysis of the antibacterial clinical development pipeline, including tuberculosis, launched last
4th International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches (iCMA - 2017) Starts Tomorrow
Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura is the official coordinating body for postgraduate
We Should Worry about the Manganese Levels in our Drinking Water - Study Suggests
Sr Lanka, a well known battle ground for the war against the Chronic Kidney Disease of unknown origin is yet to identify the real cause
Sri Lankan researcher untangling the nematode knot in Australia.
By Akila Wijerathna Yapa,

Sri Lankan researcher, Upamali Peiris, at the Central Queensland University, Australia has shown her eagerness for new insights
Meet us at CRT Trade Fair 2017 at BMICH this Weekend
Organized by the Ministry of Plantation Industries in Sri Lanka, CRT Trade fair 2017, is an International Trade Fair (CRT) for the benefit of global players in Coconut,
Sri Lankan Scientist at UNC to Test Therapeutic HIV Vaccine
By Akila Wijerathna Yapa

A multidisciplinary research team lead by Prof. Nilu Goonetilleke at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC), will
Third International Conference on Natural Products Genomics and Drug Discovery Held in Colombo
Organized by the International Society for Natural Products Genomics and Drug Discovery &  the Human Genetics Unit, Faculty

Scholarship and Higher Education Opportunities

ADB Scholarships at University of Auckland for Sri Lankan Students
ADB Scholarships at University of Auckland was established in April 1988 with financing from the Japanese government. The aim is
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Asian Institute of Technology(AIT)
Japanese Government Scholarships for August 2017 Intake
The Government of Japan is offering doctoral scholarships in the field of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems (RS-GIS) of
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AIT Scholarship no 2
2017 HM The King’s Scholarships and HM The Queen’s Scholarships
The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) manages a number of Master’s level scholarships provided by the Royal Thai Government (RTG)
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Research Postgraduate Opportunity (MPhil.) in Cancer Biology/ Molecular Biology at The University of Peradeniya
The National Science Foundation funded research project on breast cancer is looking for a highly motivated and focused individual with
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Heinrich Boll Scholarships
Heinrich Boll Scholarships in Germany for International Students
The scholarship department of the Heinrich Böll Foundation grants scholarships to undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students from inside and outside
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Australia Awards
Australia Awards Scholarships – Applications for Sri Lankan Students are Now Open
Australia Awards Scholarships are long term development awards administered by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
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CEERN Scholaships
Studentships at CERN
CERN, The European Organization for Nuclear Research in Geneva has called for applications for the Summer studentship program for the
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International University of Japan
Calling application for the UGC Sri Lanka- International University of Japan PhD/Masters Programme
The UGC jointly with the International University of Japan (IUJ), Japan has launched a co­sponsored scholarship programme for the benefits
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Ble whale Project Internship
Internship Positions in The Sri Lankan Blue Whale Project
The Sri Lankan Blue Whale Project is looking for qualified students to fill our upcoming internship positions. Interns will assist
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Maastricht University Holland High Potential Scholarships for International Students
Maastricht University Holland High Potential Scholarships for International Students
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Sri Lankan Scientist Gallery

  • Dr. Bandula Wijey with the Sri Lankan Scientist News Editor during the STS forum 2016 in Colombo
  • Sri Lankan Scientist Team in a Discussion with a Scientist During the STS Forum 2016
  • Dr. Venura from the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya with the Sri Lankan Scientist Team
  • Managing Editor from The Sri Lankan Scientist with Prof. Gnanam and another scientist during the STS forum 2016
  • Managing Editor of The Sri Lankan Scientist with Some senior scientists of the country during the STS forum 2016