Rajagala Archeological Excavations

Contributing Type Service

Conducted by Department of History and Archeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Timeline 2009 to Present
Project The excavations are carried out as a joint project with the Department of Archeology. This marks the first time ever a university was given to carry out excavations in a major archeological site in the country.

Advisory Board

Prof. P.B. Mandawala

Prof. Karunasena Hettiarachchi

Prof. K.M. Alexander
Prof. Pathmasiri Kannagara


• An annual excavation is carried in collaboration with Decan College, India
• The project is funded by American Cultural Fund since 2013.