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Overseas Electives Appointments

Useful Information

Contact Details 

Office of the Dean
Dr. Angela Arulpragasam
Tel: 065-2227286 

Head/Department of Clinical Science 
Dr. M. Thirukumar
Tel: 065-2222201

Assistant Librarian
Tel: 065-2227287

Assistant Registrar
Tel: 065-2227025

Official Address
Faculty of Health-Care Science
Eastern University, Sri Lanka
No.50, New Road

Telephone: 065-2222059
Fax: 065-2227025
Useful websites

Available Banks and ATM around FHCS: 

Branches of all main banks in the country are found within 2 km radius of the FHCS. 

• Bank of Ceylon
Covington's Rd, Batticaloa
065 2 227410

• Seylan Bank
Lloyd's Avenue, Batticaloa
065 2 226395

• Commercial Bank
No 42, Bar Road, Batticaloa
065 2 226403

• People's Bank, Batticaloa
065 2 224480

• Hatton National Bank
120-22 Bazaar St, Batticaloa, 
065 2 22281




Batticaloa Railway Station 

It is located about 700m from faculty. It is the terminal station for the trains, which travel to and from Colombo. There are three trains. 

Udaya Devi (ICE): 
From Batticaloa, 7.45 AM to Colombo Fort, 3.40 PM
From Colombo Fort, 10.30 AM to Batticaloa, 6.25 PM

Paadu Meen (ICE): 
From Batticaloa, 8.15 PM to Colombo Fort, 4.52 AM
From Colombo Fort, 7.15 PM to Batticaloa, 4.00 AM

Night Mail: 
From Batticaloa, 5.20 PM to Colombo Fort, 4.15 AM

Batticaloa Central Bus stand
It is 1.6 Km away from the faculty, located in capital island Puliyantheevu. You can find the long distance buses connecting the city to the Colombo

Three wheelers:
Three wheelers are freely available in all parts of SriLanka. To travel within the Batticaloa city may not cost more than Rs 200.

Road to TH Batticaloa from FHCS

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