• The Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo

    The Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, established in 1870 and considered the undisputed matriarch of medical education in Sri Lanka has been a leader in medical training and research not only in this country but also in Asia.

  • Multi Religious Program 2019
  • Annual Christmas Carols 2018

    The Annual Christmas Carols of the Faculty of Medicine, Colombo dates back to many decades and takes the topmost place in the calendar of the Catholic Medical Students’ Society (CMSS). It is held with the purpose of glorifying in the birth of Christ, with the participation of students of all religions signifying the strength of ‘Unity through Diversity’. The Christmas Carols of year 2018 ‘Exsultate in Domino’, which translates to ‘Rejoice in the Lord’, was held with all splendor on the 7th of December 2018 from 6.00pm onwards

  • Annual Research Symposium of the Faculty of Medicine 2017

    "The Annual Research Symposium of the Faculty of Medicine, titled “Research for Development: Promoting Innovation to Drive Health Care” was successfully held on 28th November 2017 at the Faculty of Medicine, Colombo."

  • Overall Championship of the 15th International Inter-Medical School Physiology Quiz

    Our team wins the overall championship of the prestigious 15th International Inter-medical school Physiology Quiz held in the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 16-17 August 2017! We are proud of our winning team from the AL/2013 batch who competed against 104 teams to secure the first place.

  • Bak Maha Ulela 2017
  • CVCD Excellence Award – 2016

    Professor Senaka Rajapakse, Professor of Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo was awarded the CVCD Excellence Award – 2016, for the Most Outstanding Senior Researcher in Health Sciences, including Medicine, Dental Science, Veterinary Science and other Allied Sciences and Professor D.U.J. Sonnadara, Senior Professor and Chair of Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Colombo was awarded the CVCD Excellence Award – 2016, for the Most Outstanding Senior Researcher in the field of Physical Sciences.

  • Inaugural Book Launch - Colombo Medical Faculty Publishers
  • Elevator Opening Ceremony

Laboratory Tests

Department of Clinical Medicine (Contact 094112695300 Ext. 136)

Full Blood Count  Urine – Bence Johne’s Protien Random Blood sugar  Blood Urea
W.B.C. / D.C Post Prandial Blood Sugar (PPBS) Urine Bilirubin  Liver Profile
Hb Urobilinogen OGTT  Liver Function Test
Platelets  Ketone Bodies Renal Profile  SGOT  (AST)
Retic count Urine Micro Albumin Creatinine Clearance  SGPT (ALT)
BT/ CT Lipid Profile 24 hours urine proteins  Serum Bilirubin
E.S.R. Serum Cholesterol Serum Creatinine  Alkaline Phosphatase
Urine Full Report  Serum Triglyceride Scrum Electrolytes  Acid Phosphatase
Urine full report and Dysmorphic Red Cells Sugar Profile Hb A1c  GGT
Urine Sugar/Urine Albumin Fasting Blood Sugar  CRP  Serum Proteins

Department of Microbioloby (Contact 094112695300 Ext. 155 / 094112697513)

Sputum, CSF, body fluids etc for Acid Fast Bacillus & TB Culture
Sputum, CSF, body fluids etc for PCR for TB
Urine, blood, pus, body fluids, stools, biopsy, swabs etc for Gram stain, culture & ABST
Samples for Fungal studies– smear & fungal culture

Department of Physiology (Contact 094112695300 Ext. 203)

ECG Test Full Blood Count Urine Acidification Test
Lung Function UFR Test  

Department of Pharmacology (Contact 094112695300 Ext. 196)

Serum Lithium Estimation - Private Patients Serum Creatinine Seminal Fluid Analysis
Serum Lithium Estimation - Hospital Patients ESR Serum Cholesterol
Serum Paracetamol  Serum Electrolytes Serum Protein
Full Blood count UFR Oral Glucose Tolerance test
Platelet Count Blood Glucose  

Human Genetics Unit (Contact 094112695300 Ext. 235)

Haematological Disorders
Genetic Thrombophilia Screening – MTHFR 677C>T; Prothrombin 20210G>A, and Factor 5 Leiden.
Hereditary Haemachromotosis – HFE C282Y and H63D mutations
JAK2 V617F mutation
Alpha Thalassaemia and Beta Thalassaemia mutation screening
Cytogenetic Testing
Chromosome culture and Karyotyping
Sex Determination
SRY gene detection
Neurological Disorders
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy by Deletion/Duplication screening of the Dystrophin gene

Department of Community Medicine (Contact 094112695300 Ext. 142)

Fasting Blood Sugar Levels and Lipid Profiles
Lung Function Measurements using the Spirometer and Peak Flow Meter
Estimation of Haemoglobin levels  
Basic Occupational Health Investigations in work places on request

Department of Obs & Gyn (Contact 094112695300 Ext. 163)

T3  Prolactine 
T4  Testosterone 
TSH  CA 125