The Department of Computer Science (DCS) at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura is a large and growing department with exciting undergraduate and postgraduate programs. A degree from us can prepare you for some of the newest, most dynamic and exciting careers around today and the careers of tomorrow. The department offers Computer Science and ICT as subjects for physical science undergraduates. By choosing to study Computer Science or ICT with us, you will be well on your way to becoming a leader in the field of computing.

Currently, there are about 300 undergraduates in four batches following general and special degrees in Computer Science and ICT leading to B.Sc. (General) degree and B.Sc. (Special) degree in Computer Science.

The department also offers high-quality postgraduate programs (MSc, MPhil and PhD) in Computer Science and Information Systems.

Teaching methods involve a combination of lectures, tutorials, group work and practical work. The tutorials are provided in all years of the study programs. At the first year, most practical work is carried out in supervised laboratories with academic staff on hand to offer assistance.

The mission of Department of Computer Science (DCS) is to produce high-quality graduates and postgraduates in Computer Science and ICT who can contribute to the national development and to the development of the two disciplines.