Department of Agro Technology
University of Colombo Institute for Agro-Technology and Rural Sciences (UCIARS)
The Department of Agro-Technology at the University of Colombo Institute for Agro-Technology and Rural Sciences is a well-established unit and it is maintaining high academic standards in the discipline of Agro-Technology. The Department is functioning from 2008 with the start of Bachelor of Agro-Technology Degree Program. The department has taken a conscious effort to include in its teaching programs, courses that cover the newest developments in the Agro-Technology. In addition, the department caters the research & development needs of the industrial sector through the University Business Linkage, University of Colombo.
- Tissue culture production unit
- UCIARS Farm
Undergraduate Programme – Bachelor of Agro-Technology Honors
The Department of Agro-Technology offers courses for Bachelor of Agro-Technology Honors Degree.
- Organic Agriculture Certificate Course
- Mushroom production Certificate course
- Tissue culture training programs
Ms. Kasuni Ketipearachchi
Department of Agro-Technology
Institute for Agro-Technology and Rural Sciences
University of Colombo