Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Programme

Course ID
School of Science
Lecture, Online, Practical Sessions, Seminar, Workshops
3 Years

Are you fascinated by the world of science and eager to apply your knowledge to solve real-world challenges? Our Bachelor of Science in Applied Science program is your gateway to an exciting and impactful career in the field of applied science.

 Our program offers a dynamic and comprehensive curriculum that blends theory with practical applications. You’ll delve into the latest advancements in various scientific disciplines, including biology, chemistry, physics, and environmental science.

Collaborate with our esteemed faculty on research projects that have the potential to change the world. Whether it’s finding innovative solutions to environmental challenges or contributing to medical breakthroughs, your work will make a difference.


List of units

Level 03 (1st year)

  • Industrial Mathematics
  • Physics for Industry
  • Chemistry for Industry
  • Computer Applications
  • Minerals and Value Addition
  • Environmental Pollution and Protection

Level 04 (2nd year)

  • Industrial Management
  • Electronics
  • Materials Handling
  • Machine Tools and Machining
  • Nanotechnology
  • Food technology

Level 05 (3rd year)

  • Energy and Conservation
  • Industrial & Environmental Law
  • Robotics Engineering
  • Research and Development
  • Production Planning & Innovation
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Research Project

Tailor your studies to align with your interests and career goals. Choose from specialized tracks such as Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Health Sciences, or Data Science to carve your unique path in applied science.

Entry requirements

Level 3:

  1. Age Requirement: Applicants should be 16 years or over on the closing date of applications.
  2. G.C.E (O/L) Examination: At least 06 passes in G.C.E (O/L) Examination with Sinhala, English, and Mathematics.
  3. G.C.E. (A/L) Examination: At least 03 passes in G.C.E. (A/L) Examination in Science or Technology Stream OR Completion of SLQF 2 qualification with science subjects OR Any other equivalent qualification approved by the Academic Advisory Board.

Level 4:

  1. All Level 3 Qualifications: Applicants should meet all the qualification requirements in Level 3 mentioned above.
  2. Science-Based Diploma: Completion of a Science-based Diploma equivalent to SLQF Level 3 OR Any other equivalent qualification approved by the Academic Advisory Board.

Level 5:

  1. Higher Diploma in Applied Science: Successful completion of Higher Diploma in Applied Science of the Polymath Campus OR
  2. Comparable Courses: Successful completion of SLQF Level 4 with comparable courses of the Polymath Campus HD in Applied Science OR
  3. Equivalent Qualification: Any other equivalent qualification approved by the Academic Advisory Board.

How you study

Mode of Delivery:
The teaching is based on dual mode with face-to-face and online delivery systems.

Study Material:
Soft copies of course materials will be provided. A series of self-assessment questions (SAQs) will also be provided to help the student to develop analytical skills and independent thought.

Duration and Medium:
03 years
Medium of instruction: English.

Lectures/ Discussion Classes/ Workshops/Tutorial Classes:
Lectures, Discussion Classes, Workshops, Tutorial Classes etc. are regularly conducted according to the time given prior to the beginning of the semester. The academic staff of the Campus also provides help and guidance to students in achieving their learning objectives.

Scheme of Assessment:
A student’s progress is assessed continuously throughout the course of studies using quizzes, assignments, continues assessments, mid-semester and end semester examinations. The assessment of each course will be based on quizzes, tests, laboratory work, field work, projects and any other practical training, depending on the course. The final grade for each course will be computed based on continuous assessment mark and the end semester examination mark and communicated to students.

A student shall at least acquire pass grade (C pass) for all the course credits within a maximum of eight (06) consecutive academic years. Students who are unsuccessful at the any course may repeat it with the next batch of students.