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Diploma in Laboratory Technology (D.L.T)

Eastern University, Sri Lanka

Centre for External Degrees and Extension Courses (CEDEC)

CEDEC announces the commencement of
"Diploma in Laboratory Technology (D.L.T)"
conducted by
Faculty of Science
Eastern University, Sri Lanka.

Admission Criteria

Eligibility to follow the Diploma course in Laboratory Technology

  • G.C.E (Advanced Level) with a minimum pass grades in Chemistry, Physics and Biological science in Science stream
  • Or

  • Six passes at G.C.E (Ordinary Level) including Mathematics and English with at least Credit pass in Science.


    • One year Certificate course in Laboratory Technology from a recognized institution
    • Or

    • Two years experience as a Laboratory Assistant/ Technician in a recognized Institution.

Course Duration

18 Months

Medium of instruction

English — Tamil

Application Fee

Rs. 500.00

Registration Fee

Rs. 4,250.00

Course Fee

Rs. 40,000.00

Exam Fee

Rs. 10,000.00

Library Deposit

Rs. 1,000.00

Library Deposit (Refundable)

Rs. 500.00


COURSE UNIT No. of Credits
BLT 1. Laboratory management 02
BLT 2. Safety in the laboratory 02
BLT 3. Museum techniques 02
BLT 4. General laboratory instrumentation 02
BLT 5. Calibration of laboratory instruments 02
BLT 6. Basic Mathematics and Statistics 02
BLT 7. Basic Electricity & Electronics 02
ESR. Ethics and Social Responsibility 01
Total credits 15
COURSE UNIT No. of Credits
ALT 1. Microscopy 02
ALT 2. Water quality analysis 02
ALT 3. Laboratory on applied Chemistry 02
ALT 4. Food analysis 02
ALT 5. Medical laboratory procedures 02
ALT 6. Principle of aquatic Toxicology 02
PPG. Photography and Photomicrography 02
PSM. Procurement and Supply Management 01
Total credits 15

Application Procedure

A candidate should apply online here along with the scanned copies of relevant documents and University Copy of Paying-in-Voucher, amounted of Rs.500 payable to Bursar, EUSL, Account No. 227-1-001-9-0000-390 in People’s Bank, Chenkalady.

Closing Date (Extended)

On or before 28th February 2019


For further information

Assistant Registrar, CEDEC


: 0652240972





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