Higher International Diploma in Dialysis Technology


This program is essential for professionals seeking advancing career in health services primarily for the nursing professionals. Dialysis is most frequently done because of renal ailments occur commonly in all stages of life. This program aims to provide an educational program to train students to understand the principles and techniques of dialysis maintenance of a dialysis unit and in international standards of dialysis care in Sri Lanka.

G.C.E A/L 3 “S “passes in Bio stream

G.C.E O/L with Nursing Diploma or Equivalent

*For more information about intakes & course fee, please liaise with the Counselling & Communications department.

Semester 1

  • Anatomy & Physiology I
  • Basic Microbiology
  • Nursing Fundamentals / Principles
  • Moral Education in Nursing

Semester 2

  • Anatomy & Physiology II
  • Patient Safety & Hygiene
  • Critical Biochemistry
  • English for Occupational Purposes

Semester 3

  • Nutrition
  • Sociology & Human Behavior
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Statistics & Epidemiology in Nursing

Semester 4

  • Community Health Nursing
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Dialysis Technology
  • Renal Disease Therapeutics

Full time: 16 months

Four months industrial placement upon successful completion.

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