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  • INTAKE 92 PASSED THE FIRST HURDLE OF THEIR MILITARY TRAINING

    03rd September 2021 12:11:09 Hours

    The Oath Ceremony is a significant traditional event at the Sri Lanka Military Academy, Diyatalawa which marks the successful completion of military orientation training by fresh trainees who give oaths before the National Flag (the Nation), Academy Flag (Alma Mater) and Company Flags (Membership). From this time onwards, these trainees abide by the Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka against enemy threats, disasters while living up to the law and order of the country, SOPs, traditions, customs and practices of the Sri Lanka Military Academy and the Army.

  • ‘TAKE OFF’ OF INTAKE DE 1/2021

    20th August 2021 16:37:31 Hours

    The DE 1/2021 Officer Cadets having successfully completed their Basic Intensive Military Training for five months received the graduation certificates from the Commandant, Brigadier WWHRRVMNDKB Niyangoda RWP RSP USP ndu psc on 21 August 2021. The intake consisted of 16 professionals in Medical, Civil Engineering, Accounting, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Surveying, Quantity Surveying and Architecture.

  • 29th Anniversary of the Academy

    20th August 2021 15:39:38 Hours

    “The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.”

  • Opening Address of Drill Instructor Course 125

    02nd August 2021 13:56:31 Hours

    The 125th Drill Instructor Course consisting of 139 Non-Commissioned Officers began to sail its journey of a comprehensive and intensive drill instructor course for four months. The course curriculum has been designed to produce knowledgeable, disciplined and skillful drill instructors to the Sri Lanka Army .

  • 11TH DEPUTY COMMANDANT OF SLMA ASSUMES DUTIES

    20th July 2021 10:21:15 Hours

    Giving prominence to Buddhist rituals, Brigadier KDML Samaradiwakara RWP RSP psc officially assumed his duties as the 11th Deputy Commandant of the Sri Lanka Military Academy on 20th July 2021 .

  • 35TH COMMANDANT ASSUMES OFFICE

    16th July 2021 13:42:10 Hours

    On 16th July 2021, a felicitating ceremony for the 35th Commandant of the Sri Lanka Military Academy, Brigadier WWHRRVMNDKB Niyangoda RWP RSP USP ndu psc was held. The ceremonial parade comprising of four squads was commanded by Head of the Training Team Lt Col SDKWMMI Weliwita RWP RSP USP psc of Gajaba Regiment. Upon arrival, he laid a wreath at the Monument of Peace in paying tribute to fallen war heroes.

  • Lt Col Ruwan Ehelepola assumed office as the new Chief Instructor

    08th July 2021 19:46:34 Hours

    Lieutenant Colonel E W R S B Ehelepola USP USACGSC of the Gajaba Regiment (GR) assumed duties on Wednesday (07) as the new Chief Instructor (CI) of the Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA). Due to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic situation in the country, taking over of duties was carried out in accordance with the stipulated health guidelines.

  • SLMA BIDS FAREWELL TO MAJOR GENERAL A K G K U GNANARATNE ndc psc

    07th July 2021 10:15:06 Hours

    SLMA BIDS FAREWELL TO MAJOR GENERAL A K G K U GNANARATNE ndc psc

  • Successful Completion of Advanced Regimental Accounts Course and Certificate Course in Tamil - 2021

    04th June 2021 15:49:26 Hours

    In general, ‘Accounts’ play a vital role in any organization with regard to income and expenditure. As such, the knowledge on accounts is essential for military personnel in handling financial matters with transparency and accuracy. Meanwhile, ‘Tamil’, one of the official languages in Sri Lanka, holds a prominent position in social communication in a multi-ethnic community, and Tamil literacy of military personnel has an added advantage in performing their duties, especially in Northern and Eastern Provinces of the country.

  • Towards a Professional Army: Successful Completion of Basic IT and Regimental Accounts Courses

    15th May 2021 10:47:19 Hours

    Information Technology is of paramount importance for progression of a professional army. Introduction of the Certificate Courses in Information Technology and Regimental Accounts was a novel concept of the Commandant- SLMA in order to inculcate and enhance IT skills and accounts expertise of Other Ranks serving at SLMA.