Offered by the Department of Tourism Management, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in collaboration with Provincial Department of Ayurveda and the Ministry of Health, Indigenous Medicine, Social Welfare and Probation & Child Care Services of Central Province

Target Student Groups:

Presently employed as therapists in the fields health care and tourism, self employed as therapists, beauticians and those intending to pursue a career in Ayurvadic therapy

Course Content:

  • Demonstrating Knowledge in Ayurveda,
  • Understanding the Client and Organisation,
  • Arranging Therapy Centre,
  • Personal and Workplace Hygiene and Safety,
  • Handling and Maintaining Service Tools,
  • Massage Therapy,
  • Panchakarma,
  • Ayurveda Beauty Therapy,
  • Acupressure Therapy,
  • Maintaining Service Quality,
  • Service Promotion,
  • Work Ethics and Professional Standards


Resource Persons: Experts in the Fields of Ayurveda and Tourism


Entry Requirements:

  • Presently employed as a therapist/beautician in the field of Ayurveda health care or tourism sector, OR
  • Work experience at a recognized institution as a therapist/beautician more than one year, OR
  • Presently self employed as a therapist/beautician, OR
  • Passed in G.C.E. (O/L) with Credits for Mathematics, Science and Language (in not more than two attempts) AND
  • Medical fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner, Applicants should be above 18 years and should have height of 5ft. minimum.


Medium:       Sinhala/English

Venue:           Provincial Ayurveda Training Centre, Pallekele, Kundasale

Duration:      36 weekends (Saturdays or Sundays)


Course Fees and Other Payments:

Course Fee:LKR 50,000.00 ( 2 Installment of Rs. 30,000.00 and Rs.20,000.00)
Application Processing Fee:LKR 2000.00
Registration Fee:LKR 2000.00
Closing Date of Application:21st May, 2013
Commencement:20th July, 2013


How to Apply:

Call in personally, or send your request for application on or before 21st May 2013 to the Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Management Studies, P.O. Box 02, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Belihuloya, together with a self-addressed stamped envelope (23cm x 10cm). The dully filled application along with other required documents, a copy of paying voucher for LKR 2000.00 (Application Processing Fee) and a photocopy of the bank payment slip should reach the Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Management Studies, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, P.O. Box 02, Belihuloya on or before 21st May, 2013. The top left-hand corner of the envelope should bear the words “Diploma in Ayurveda Therapy”.

Applications received after the closing date and incomplete applications will be rejected without intimation. The University reserves the rights to shortlist the applicants if necessary.

Inquiries: E-mail:, Tel: 045-2280296 or contact Mr. Rangana Shalika (Coordinator/Administration) on 071-9058140

For more information visit University of Sabaragamuwa at

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Diploma in Ayurveda Therapy in Sri Lanka by Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka – Applications calls now

Diploma in Ayurveda Therapy in Sri Lanka by Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka – Applications calls now

12 Comments for this entry

  • Dr.Nimal.Leetus (J.P.) says:

    There is a gap in Ayurveda Treatment lack of trained or qualified Nurses and Therapist. We must thank to the management of sabaragamuwa university taking a step to fill the gap, Also I like to propose if you can try to get another step to add a advance Diploma for D.A.Holders(Traditional Ayurveda Doctors) & Homeopathy section
    Dr Nimal Leetus(JP)
    former member of the S.L.H.M.C.

  • palitha sameel nandasena says:

    when start next course

  • S.Jeyamalar says:

    i want following Difloma in ayurveda therephy course.when starte thise course.

  • Iam an ayurvedic doctor. Im finished Diploma in ayurvedic medicine for 5years. Plz can you start panchakarma and massage therapy certificate programme in batticaloa uuniversity? Because we can work in phanchakarma section. Plz start the weekend course. We have to need fully panchakarma and massage therapy. I ll give 100 persons for this couse. They are ayurvedic doctors and ayurvedic students. If you want to coordinate for this course, i can manage and cordinate.


  • My contact num. 0774582934, email- esrinivasan

  • tharani says:

    I am a advanced level student. I just write the a/level examination. I like to study Ayurveda course at the moments. my living place in Jaffna. I like to study in this course in my home town. as soon as possible please advised me to give the information.
    thanking your kindly co operations.

  • Maya says:

    I’m an undergraduate of psychology and am I’m very much intrested in learning Ayurveda. When will you call up a next batch?
    Or else is there a proper valid place to study Ayurveda in Kandy? Please let me know
    Thank you

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