Department of pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine was established in 1983 at the inception of Faculty of Medicine of University of Ruhuna. At present the Department mainly focused on under graduate and post graduate teaching, research and service function.


To be a global leader in clinical pharmacology education, research and practice with the ultimate goal of providing excellent, innovative patient care.


Educate students to become excellent medical professionals with advancing pharmaceutical knowledge, respecting the principles of personal integrity, humanity and professionalism.