About us

The University of the Visual & Performing Arts was established on 1st of July 2005, by the former President of the Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, (as per the government gazette notification issued on th 09th November 2005). This University replaces the former Institute of Aesthetic Studies affiliated to the University of Kelaniya. The University of the Visual & Performing Arts has four faculties, namely Faculty of Dance & Drama, Faculty of Music, and Faculty of Visual Arts and Faculty of post graduate studies. the former three faculties comprise of twenty two departments.

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  • Add: 21, Albert Crescent, Colombo 07
  • Tel: +94-11-2033710
  • Fax:+94-11-2696972
  • Email: info@vpa.ac.lk

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