Opening Hours: Mon – Fri (8am-4pm) & Sat (8am-12pm)


  • The aim of the Training & Research Unit is to coordinate all training and research needs of NIMH and facilitate external training.
  • Arrangement of training and observerships for external students/faculties on request.
  • 2 large lecture halls
  • 1 small group discussion room
  • 4 exam rooms
  • 1 meeting room
  • NIMH Library: The library houses one of Sri Lanka’s largest collections of books on Psychiatry for doctors, nurses and allied health staff.
  • Please email us or call us to book our venues.


  • All external requests for training must be via letter or email.
  • Please fill the form given at the Training Unit for elective placement.
  • All research done in NIMH must be approved by our own Ethical Review Committee.

Telephone Extension: 297

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