Monash Medicine welcomes high achieving Foundation Year students from Sri Lanka

Three outstanding Monash University Foundation Year students from Universal College Lanka (UCL) have gained entry to the prestigious Monash School of Medicine. The students are now studying the Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree at Monash University Malaysia.

Students Chamath Gunawardena, Anjali Ranaweera and Uvini Samarakkody obtained academic excellence during their Foundation Year studies undertaken in Sri Lanka with Monash College licenced partner UCL.

Monash College CEO Jo Mithen recognised the outstanding achievements and congratulated the students: “these students are shining representatives of their family, their community, and their country”.

“This is an incredibly exciting time for our students to take the time to reflect and embrace their success and look forward to their Monash University journey.”

With goals to change lives and make a difference Chamath said, “Monash University Foundation Year has enabled me to pursue what I love. Medicine offers a rare mix where the power of science empowers you to directly impact someone else’s life.”

Monash College Foundation Year is the proven pathway to guaranteed studies at a Top 100 university in a range of degrees. Foundation Year is a pre-university program which is designed to prepare international students for success at Monash University.