High-profile Academic Staff: 93% of the faculty staff hold Master/PhD degrees with foreign exposure and 80% of them are serving as Senior Lecturers or above.

Great Study Support: The University and Faculty provide a range of student support services and programs available to assist you with your study goals, provided through the  Student Counselling System, Well-Being Centre and Well-Being Cell, Career Guidance Unit and Faculty Career Guidance Cell, University Business Linkage and more.

Telephone: +94 (0) 21-222-2685
Email Address: scienceuoj@univ.jfn.ac.lk

All students (except Direct-intake in Computer Science) should select subject combination as follows:
  • Biological Science students select three from the four principal subjects
  • Physical Science students select three from six principal subjects

At the end of the second year, students shall apply for admission to a subject-specific Honours Degree programme. The number of students admitted to any of the Honours degree programmes may be restricted depending on the resources available. However, students with the minimum qualifications may apply.

At faculty-level,

  • Deputy Proctor works with the Proctor on matters of student discipline
  • Student Counsellors operate to guide students in their transition from school to university environment, and assist them in overcoming learning, financial and emotional difficulties, and help to make their university life rewarding, pleasant and memorable
  • Academic Counsellors provide academic guidance to students in their respective subjects

Details of the counsellors shall be found here

Learning Management System (LMS) is a learner support system that acts as a supplementary tool for blended learning (online and classroom based). FoS has a Moodle-based LMS, which can be accessed via http://lms.jfn.ac.lk/lms. Each student will get an individual account for LMS. 

You can find the details here.

Contact the Welfare Services branch for details of the following financial assistance:
  • Bursary
  • VC fund

The Physical Education Unit (PEU) along with indoor and outdoor sports facilities and a playground situated near the Faculty of Medicine provides opportunities for recreation.