Institute of Biology, Sri Lanka

Professional body Incorporated by Act of Parliament No. 22 of 1984

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Fellow of the Institute of Biology




Who are eligible to become a Fellow?

Every candidate for election or transfer to the category of Fellow shall satisfy the Council that he is at least 35 years of age and satisfies following requirements:

  • The applicant possesses in any field of Biology, a Ph.D Degree or equivalent qualifications from a recognized University and has not less than 10 years post-doctoral / responsible work experience in biological research or in the teaching or application of Biology.
  • The applicant is a person of eminence who has made an outstanding contribution to the development and advancement of biology as acceptable to the council

How to become a Fellow?

Please download and fill the application, and send your application to “The Secretary, Institute of Biology, 120/10, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 7 along with a recent bio data.

Application to become a Fellow MS Word Doc | Pdf

Applications must reach the secretary by the end of the month to be tabled at the following month’s council meeting. Outcome of your application will be notified soon after the council meeting. The effective date of your membership is the council date of it’s approval and the membership certificate will be awarded at the following annual general meeting.