Welcome

The Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences (FMAS), Rajarata University of Sri Lanka (RUSL) was established in July 2006, under section 21 of the University Act No. 16 of 1978. The location is 7 km from the Anuradhapura General Hospital and 17 km from the main campus at Mihintale. The first batch of 171 medical undergraduates from 22 districts in the island were recruited to the faculty on 11 th September 2006.


We expect students to have a rewarding educational experience at our institution as they prepare for careers as clinicians, teachers and scientists. We are committed to providing students with an exciting and supportive environment at the classroom, laboratory, community and in the Teaching Hospital at Anuradhapura. The Faculty is dedicated to ensuring that students study and learn in a supportive, caring, respectful, fair and dynamic environment so that we can help them to become caring and knowledgeable physicians. Read more >>

Recent Events

First CPD session of 2023
First CPD session of 2023

'Successful supervision of MPhil and Ph.D. students - A guide to supervisors ', the first CPD session of 2023, organized by the CPD subcommittee of the staff welfare and CPD committee of the faculty. Read more >>

New Dean of the Faculty
New Dean of the Faculty

Dr. Janaka Pushpakumara, Senior Lecturer, Department of Family Medicine assumed duties as the new Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka on 11th of August 2022.