Department of Philosophy & Psychology

University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Welcome to the Department of Philosophy & Psychology


The department of Philosophy and Psychology is unique in offering degrees in three media, have staff from the three major ethnic groups and the four major religions and represent all geographical areas of the country. Honoring humanity, the foundation of both philosophy and psychology, ours is a department with a vision of inclusivity in diversity.

News & Events

Certificate Award Ceremony

Certificate in Psychology & Basic Counseling Skills(1st batch) Certificate Awarding Ceremony was held at at Arts Theater University of Peradeniya on 10th December 2016

World Philosophy Day-2016

The World Philosophy Day celebration was held at the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya on 17th November 2016 .

Special Olympic-Sports Meet for Special Needs Children

The event was held at University grounds on 19th and 20th October 2016 with the participation from Hillwood College, Blue Rose Special Needs School, Ampitiya Mahinda Model School and St Anthony’s Girls College. The event was Organized by Psychological Association of the Department together with The Bluerose Special Needs School.