The 1st batch of Medical students of the Faculty of Medicine in the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka commenced their clinical training at the Teaching Hospital Kuliyapitiya on the 15th February 2021. The occasion was graced by Dr. Prabath Werawaththa, Director teaching hospital Kuliyapitiya, Dr. Sanjeewa Bowatta, Dean FOM-WUSL, Faculty staff members, hospital staff and the students. In the training 71 medical students will receive clinical appointments in areas of Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paediatrics and Surgery.