Other Information



For information regarding entry visa please visit

Those who need a letter of invitation please contact ICSBE2016 Secretariat.


The participants are adviced to make their own arrangments for travel/health insurance etc.

Health Care

    Peradeniya General Hospital +94 812 388 001
    General Hospital, Kandy +94 812 233 337


Emergency contact numbers, 

    Police 119
    University Security +94 81 2389182, +94 81 2392134

Currency Exchange

The main currency used within Sri Lanka is Sri Lankan Rupees (LKR). Foreign currency exchange centers can be found at airports, most hotels and large shopping centers. Visa, Master card and American Express are accepted in many Department stores and hotels. Banks are opened during week days from 8.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. and some banks are opened on Saturdays.


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Climate and Weather

This is the monsoon period and cloudy weather with some showers are expected in the area. Temperature may range around 26 - 300C during the day time and some degrees less in the night time.