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Saegis Campus

Saegis Campus is a vibrant, state of the art campus, acclaimed for excellence with industrialists passionately seeking Saegis graduates. The aim of Saegis Campus is to bring forth the latest breed of leaders and intellectuals who possess the right mixture of strategic sense and inherent understanding of how their thinking, skills and talents could be applied in achieving their aspirations. By promoting a perception of innovative judgement and open communication, Saegis Campus inspires students and staff to establish and generate a definite change.Saegis Campus, a member of Sakya Group, assures you of an unparalleled tertiary education experience that is geared to meet the next generation graduate requirements of Sri Lanka and the Globe. Located in a picturesque and scenic block of land with easy access to the capital city, Saegis Campus is equipped with all the modern facilities a campus should have from the latest teaching/learning technological appliances to comfortable and air conditioned lecture theatres, IT laboratories and auditoriums.

With an excellent staff of well experienced and much respected lecturers and professors as resource persons; efficient non academic staff, the management of Saegis Campus strives to deliver qualitative tertiary education on par with the international standards.Saegis Campus is an unmatched investment for those who seek to pursue truly a life enhancing experience.

Our Values

Student Centeredness Saegis Campus

We carry out all our programmes and activities with a student centered mindset enabling students to achieve excellence and competence as individuals and groups.

Transparency and Accountability Saegis Campus

We act transparently and take accountability for the delivery of student outcomes and promote and expect similar transparent and accountable behavior from our students as we prepare them to the society.

Respect Diversity Saegis Campus

We foster unity and tolerance, thus aiming to create harmony and respect irrespective of creed, ethnicity, gender and social background.

Partnerships and Innovation Saegis Campus

We carry out all our programmes and activities with a student centered mindset enabling students to achieve excellence and competence as individuals and groups.

Integrity & Ethics Saegis Campus

We operate with the highest level of integrity and observance of ethics and inculcate moral behavior in students enabling them to develop a higher degree of morality.

Our Vision & Mission

Message from the Chairman

Mr. Bandara Dissanayake


Saegis Campus is the tertiary education arm of the Sakya Education Group. It is a well- known fact that the Sakya Education Group has established its reputation over a period of fifteen years as an esteemed higher education provider in Sri Lanka treasuring both education and discipline in equal measure.

Armed with the vision “to be the foremost professional and higher educational institution in Sri Lanka”, Saegis campus provides affordable and innovative delivery of high quality education to achieve excellence in meeting the challenges anticipated by tomorrow’s workforce. The ultimate objective of Saegis Campus is to produce highly qualified competent all-round individuals who are ready to face challenges successfully.

Message from the Vice - Chancellor

Professor Nalaka Jayakody,DSC

PhD (Cn), MSc (Swe), FNI (UK), FCILT (UK),FIMarEST (UK),CMarEng (UK), Master Mariner (Aus)

It gives me immense pleasure to welcome you to Saegis Campus. Our vision is to transform individuals through quality education that is research-informed and industry-engaged. This vision is underpinned by a commitment to ethical approaches in everything we do meaning that every student will be respected; nurtured and supported to help them achieve their best.

Saegis Campus is committed to academic quality. The primary goal is to deliver quality programs, which are rigorously assured by internal mechanisms and external audits; programs delivered with first-rate teaching skills from well qualified and experienced academic staff utilizing modern state-of-the-art ICT enabled facilities.

Saegis Campus is enhancing the students’ journey by investing in the development of entrepreneurial skills through activities that complement classroom experiences. Emphasis is being placed on industry placements and international exchange programs to fulfill our vision of developing career-ready graduates and global citizens.

We will provide an educational experience and a student journey that will not only enrich a student’s life, but also be relevant to local needs and global expectations of a modern-day graduate. My campus aims to enable the student to study one or more specialized areas of interest at a deep level, and also develop character, intellectual curiosity, scientific temper, creativity and spirit of service.

Saegis Campus is now well placed to capitalize on its formative years, and I invite all our stakeholders to support in our endeavors. On my part, I will strive to the best of my abilities to place the Saegis amongst the leading providers of Higher Education in the country in particular and the whole South East Asia at large.

Message from the Deputy Vice Chancellor

Prof Dharmaratna - 21-03-2023

Senior Prof.W G D Dharmaratna

BSc (Pera.,SL), MSc & PhD (Tufts,USA), C.Phys.,FIP (SL)

Saegis Campus, established in 2014 as a recognized Non-State University, is a modern campus located in the heart of the city, Nugegoda. It has the best infrastructure facilities equipped with the latest technologies in lecture rooms and laboratories. Saegis Campus focuses on providing quality education to its entrants who expect to join the knowledge-based competitive world of work.

There is a verity of degree programmes for students to follow at Saegis; local three- and four-year undergraduate degrees, as well as undergraduate and postgraduate degrees offered by a well-recognized foreign university. Two-year Pearson BTEC Higher National Diplomas (HND) with internationally recognized HND certificates also provide a pathway to complete foreign undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at Saegis and universities abroad. Diploma programmes assured by Pearson are tailor-made for Sri Lankan learners.

All local degree programmes are designed following the Sri Lanka Qualification Framework (SLQF) by qualified professionals, evaluated by selected subject experts, and accepted by the Standing Committee on Accreditation and Quality Assurance (SCAQA) that assure the quality and the relevance of degree programmes for employment. All foreign programmes are accredited by relevant foreign partners and their QA councils. With the support of state-of-the-art facilities blended with the latest technologies, the quality educational programmes at Saegis Campus are facilitated with a well-qualified and experienced staff to make each programme a success. Under their guidance, students will showcase their talents in education and enhance skills and creativity through extracurricular activities at Saegis. Graduates from Saegis Campus will be armed with the required knowledge, skills, and experience to join the workforce in organizations undergoing unprecedented technological advances.

Governing Council

Mr. Bandara Dissanayake

Chairman/ Managing Director Saegis Campus and Sakya group of Higher Education.

Prof. A. S. P. G. Manawaduge

Co-founder of Department of Accounting -USJP

Mr. Wasantha Kumarasiri

Prof. Prathiba Mahanamahewa

Former Commissioner, Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law University of Colombo.

Mr. Kumarasinghe Sirisena

Former Group Chairman of Sri Lanka Telecom

Prof. Sunethra Perera

Prof. Sunethra Perera Former Dean, Faculty of Management and Finance University of Ruhuna, Matara.

Dr. Udeni Alawattage

Former Director of Department of Foreign Exchange, Central Bank of Sri Lanka

Key Academics

Dr. Esmond De Silva

(MA(UOK), B.Phil(Rome), B.Th(Rome), Psy & Coun(Ire.), Dip. in BM(Swe.), MMEB-I(Ind.)


Dr. Susil Manchanayaka


Head of Department- Department of Languages

Dr. Krishani Anuradha Jayasinghe


Director - Academic and International Affairs

Ms. Gayani Arumapperuma

(Master of Service Management, BSc. (Sp) Business Mgt)

Head of Department of Management - International Programs

Mr. Prabath Samarasinghe

(Master of Information Technolgy, B.Sc. in Physical Science)

Acting Dean – Faculty of Computing & Technology

Ms. Yamuna Fernando

MBA in HRM (USJ), (Business Management (Special) (SUSL), PQHRM (CIPM), Dip. in Behavioural Psychology & Counseling (GIOCP))

Head of Department of Management - Saegis Programs

Mr. Navoda Kotugoda

(Master of Computer Science (MCS), Bachelor of Science (BSc))

Head of Department of Computing- International Programs

Ms. Chathurangi Weerasinghe

(Master of Information Technology, Bachelor of Science)

Head of Department of Computing - Saegis Programs

Visiting Lecture Panel