Being the pioneer university and the leading research university in
Sri Lanka, the University of Peradeniya recognizes the need for
encouraging the utilization of research findings for the development
of the country by transforming results to practical applications and
The core role of the Business Linkage, Innovation, Incubation and Technology Transfer Office is to assist the University in acquiring, managing and exploitation of its intellectual assets in ways that facilitate their transformation into benefits for the University, researches and in general the society. .
Specific tasks of TTO includes Receiving and reviewing completed Invention Disclosure forms; Conducting all operations necessary to manage process, protect, license, and report inventions related to the University; Negotiating licenses to the University inventions and related property rights; Administering the distribution of net license revenue; Facilitating and promoting technology-based entrepreneurship including start-ups and spin-offs and national economic development.