Diploma in Natural Resources and Ecotourism


This is the Programme for you, if you are

  • Planning to start your awn Ecotourism Business
  • Already in the business, but don’t understand the concepts
  • Just interested in increasing your knowledge base on natural tourism and natural resources management in Sri Lanka


Programme Code :


Programme Category :

Diploma Programme

Conducted by :

Dept. of Zoology, Faculty of Natural Sciences

Programme duration :

One Year

Discipline(s) / Course(s) :

Wildlife and Tourism


  • Passed GCE (A/L) with three subjects in one or More than one sitting or
  • Passed in three subjects at Foundation level courses offered by the Open University of Sri Lanka, or
  • Successfully completed the Certificate in Wildlife Conservation or Environmental Science conducted by the Open University of Sri Lanka, or
  • Any other qualification accepted by the Senate


Issuing of Applications :

18th January 2016

Closing Date for Applications :

17th march 2016

Programme Commencing Date :



Programme Fee: Rs.35,000/=

Further Details

This Diploma programme is conducted by the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Natural Sciences. Contact the coordinator, Dr. Padmalal for further details.

Address :

Dept. of Zoology, S & T Building, The open University, Nawala, Nugegoda.

Contact :


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