Full Accreditation Status

BSc Engineering Degree Program conducted by Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (DMME), University of Ruhuna, was granted unconditional "Full Accreditation" for next 5 years till year 2020 by Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL) under the "Washington Accord" which is an INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN BODIES RESPONSIBLE FOR ACCREDITING ENGINEERING DEGREE PROGRAMMES. The Accord outlines the mutual recognition between the participating bodies, of accredited engineering degree programmes. It also establishes and benchmarks the standard for professional engineering education across those bodies. Accordingly, graduates of DMME are well recognized by 21 signatory countries (Australia, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Turkey, Bangladesh, China, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom and the United States) as having met the academic requirements for entry to the practice of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering.