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List Rules People on this list must have gone to University of Peradeniya and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from University of Peradeniya, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Peradeniya include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Peradeniya alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Peradeniya are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from University of Peradeniya.

List is made up of many different graduates, including Gamini Haththotuwegama and Dayan Jayatilleka.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Peradeniya?” and “Which celebrities are University of Peradeniya alumni?”

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Gamini Haththotuwegama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Gamini Haththotuwegama Theatre Director, Actor, Critic Gamini Kalyanadarsha Haththotuwegama was a Sri Lankan playwright, director, actor, critic and educator. He was widely known as the father of Sri Lanka's modern street theatre. He was among the ...more

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W. S. Karunaratne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
W. S. Karunaratne Diplomat Wijesinghe Sugathadasa Karunaratne was a well known Buddhist scholar and a fiercely independent thinker. He was affectionately known by the Sri Lankan masses as "W.S." and as "The ...more

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Dharmasena Pathiraja is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Dharmasena Pathiraja Screenwriter, Film Director Dharmasena Pathiraja is a Sri Lankan film director and screenwriter.

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Ranjit Uyangoda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Ranjit Uyangoda Ranjit Uyangoda is a Sri Lankan diplomat who served as Sri Lankan Ambassador to Japan and is now Sri Lankan Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China.

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Gunasena Galappatty is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Gunasena Galappatty Gunasena Galappatty in Dikwella in Matara, Sri Lanka was a Sri Lankan dramatist, and Sinhala Radio Play writer regarded as the pioneer of suspense drama in Sri Lanka.

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Jayantha Dhanapala is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Jayantha Dhanapala Diplomat Jayantha Dhanapala is a Sri Lankan diplomat who serves as member of the Board of Sponsors of The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and a governing board member of the Stockholm International ...more

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Karthigesu Sivathamby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Karthigesu Sivathamby Karthigesu Sivathamby, born in Karaveddy, Jaffna, Sri Lanka, was an emeritus professor of University of Jaffna. Sivathamby has written and published more than 70 books and monographs and ...more

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Dayan Jayatilleka is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Dayan Jayatilleka Diplomat, Author, Political Science Dayan Jayatilleka is a Sri Lankan Diplomat, Political scientist and an author. He was Ex Minister of Planning & Youth Affairs in the North-East Provincial Council in 1988–89 and also served ...more

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Chandra Embuldeniya is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Chandra Embuldeniya Chandra Embuldeniya is the Vice Chancellor, Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka the first all entrepreneurial national university in Sri Lanka. The theme of the university is value addition to ...more

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Bhikkhu Analayo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Bhikkhu Analayo Bhikkhu Anālayo is a Buddhist monk, scholar and meditation teacher. He was born in Germany in 1962, and ‘went forth’ in 1995 in Sri Lanka. He is best known for his comparative studies of early ...more

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Kshanika Hirimburegama is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Kshanika Hirimburegama Professor Sannas Mudiyanselage Kshanika Kumari Hirimburegama is a Sri Lankan academic. She was the 17th Vice-Chancellor of the University of Colombo. Prior to the appointment she was Head of the ...more

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Chaminda Hettiarachchi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Peradeniya Alumni
Chaminda Hettiarachchi