Job Opportunities

The United Nations Country Team in Sri Lanka consists of 21 agencies, funds, programmes, and offices around the island and the region. The broad development agenda delivered by the United Nations in Sri Lanka creates opportunities for a diverse range of jobs.


The UN in Sri Lanka offers students the opportunity to acquire direct experience and exposure to the UN’s work in country. We accept students currently enrolled in a postgraduate or doctorate programme, or students in the final year of a bachelor’s degree.


Do you have a passion for volunteering? If so, you can register to V-Force (Volunteer Task Force), an initiative by UN Volunteers Sri Lanka. V-Force unites those who have a passion for volunteering and keeps members connected with various opportunities in the development sector.