Welcome to the Department of Commerce
Center of Excellence in Commerce Education
The Department of Commerce was set up in the Vidyodaya Campus of the University of Sri Lanka in 1973 concurrently with the establishment of the Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce under the University re-organization scheme in 1972, The department was proud to run a highly reputed and successful B.Com (special) degree program in Sinhala and English medium with students initially allocated from among those sent to the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce and afterward directly from the University Grants Commission. The Department currently conducts its program in the English medium only.
The Department aims to produce graduates with appropriate managerial skills, knowledge and experience, who are competent to support and augment the economic development of the country by generating and imparting scientific knowledge with the aid of novel modes of delivery.