Our Theme


The University College of Matara was established in 2014 under the University of Vocational Technology Act No. 31 of 2008, which provides legal provision to establish University Colleges and  operates under ‘University College’ Ordinance, No.1 of 2014, of the University of Vocational Technology.

We offered 09 courses in NVQ Level V (Diploma) and Level VI (Higher National Diploma) qualifications. University College of Matara produce national skills with technical competence as per the booming industry needs of the country and the certification we offer is internationally recognized.


‘To be the leading provincial institute providing technical and vocational training for all with aspirations to achieve professional excellence’


To provide quality training in varied technical and vocational fields and produce professional skills with knowledge and attitude to contribute towards growth of Sri Lanka by;

  1. Introducing industry demanded courses
  2. Comply with standards
  3. Continuous improvement of human resources capacity and procedures

Reopen for the academic activities – 24.08.2020

University College of Matara will be reopened for academic activities w.e.f. 24.08.2020. Students and all the staff should adhere to the following health guidelines and also should adhere to all the health guidelines which have been given by the government due to COVID 19 pandemic Situation. 1. When entering the University College premises should wear face masks  […]

Online Survey

Your kind cooperation in completing this online survey by the extended deadline is highly appreciated. The new deadline for submission of the online survey is 28th June 2020 (Sunday).  Student Survey:  >>>>> http://www.surveyshare.com/s/AYAMK5D   Respondents: All students

Exam Applications

The duly filled application forms should be submitted by email to examapp@ucm.ac.lk  or under the registered post to ” Assistant Registrar, University College of Matara, No. 690, Tangalle Road, Meddawatta, Matara” on or before 30th June 2020. On the top left-hand corner of the envelope or in the subject line of the email Should be mentioned as “Examination Application-2020-July…………(Batch […]