Programs and Courses
The university offers various graduate and undergraduate courses ranging from Defense Studies to Engineering, Law and Medicine.
Faculty of Defense and Strategic Studies The Faculty consists of two departments; the Department of Defense Studies and the Department of Strategic Studies.
Faculty of Engineering The University offers courses in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Marine Engineering & Sciences and Information Technology & Mathematics through its Faculty of Engineering.
Faculty of Graduate Studies The Faculty conducts external post graduate degree programs, diploma and certificate courses in Information Technology and Languages for the Officers of the three Services and the Police.
Faculty of Law The Faculty of Law, through its courses, is engaged in providing legal education to Officer Cadets which would eventually pave way in qualifying them as legal advisers for the three forces.
Faculty of Management, Social Sciences & Humanities The Faculty consists of three departments; Management & Finance, Social Sciences, Languages.
Faculty of Medicine The University’s Faculty of Medicine is the only military institution providing medical education in Sri Lanka. It offers the MBBS program.
Admission Procedure 2024 - 2025
The applicants are to take an IQ test, 2 interviews and an Officer level of quality Examination that can determine the actual physical and mental strength of the applicants. Those that arrive the necessary standard are interviewed by the selection committee appointed through the Secretary, Ministry of Defense.
In order to get admission in the university, the foreign candidates must possess qualifications equivalent to the G.C.E (A/L) Examination or qualifications required for admission in any university in their own country. Candidates should have passed SAT and TOEFL or any other qualification recognized by the University.