Foundation Course in Physics 2021

Institute of Physics Sri Lanka conducts a Foundation course in Physics covering the G.C.E Advanced Level Physics syllabus. Successful completion of this course is accepted as a pass in G.C.E (A/L) Physics subject when enrolling in some Degree programmes.

For whom:

  • Those who lack pass in G.C.E (A/L) Physics subject seeking University admission
  • Students following G.C.E. (A/L) in science (English/Sinhala Medium) as a supportive/ revision course for the Physics subject.
  • Anyone interested to gain knowledge in Physics

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Best Undergraduate Physics Research Project Award – 2021

In recognition of the growing significance of science and technology, and with the aim of strengthening the research skills of undergraduates in the field of physics education, an annual competition for Best Undergraduate Physics Research Project Award is organized for university undergraduates in Sri Lanka, by the Institute of Physics, Sri Lanka (IPSL). IPSL recognizes and honors undergraduates, who have exhibited a distinguished competence in experimental and analytical skills relevant to the research in the field of Physics. The Award will consist of a medal, a monetary award, and a certificate citing the achievement.

Graduates from Sri Lankan Universities who have obtained the degree within the period of 01 March 2019 to 15 March 2021 (effective date) are eligible to apply for the 2021award.

Application Form

Application Procedure


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The Sri Lankan Junior Science Olympiad Competition – 2021

Sri Lankan Junior Science Olympiad-2021 secluded to be held on 2021-05-08 has been postponed due to Covid-19 spread. New examination date will be announced the beginning of June.

SRI LANKAN JUNIOR SCIENCE OLYMPIAD – 2020 has been Cancelled due to Corona Covid-19 outbreak! Those who have registered for this competition will be given the opportunity to appear for 2021 competition using the same Admission. If you are not eligible for 2021 (born in 2005), your registration fee will be refunded. Contact Prof. H.H. Sumathipala via 0781487622

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Technical Sessions – 2021

The 37th Technical Sessions of the IPSL in conjunction with the 41st AGM of the IPSL was held on Saturday, 20th March 2021. The purpose of these sessions is to enable members of the IPSL to present work done by them in the form of a research paper.

Proceedings of the 37th Technical Sessions (Volume 37, 2021) held on 20th March 2021 are available through the link

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