Here at Royal College, the entire school runs like the mechanism of a well oiled machine in order to produce the right kind of people. Set the stage for just the right kind of events. To bring out the best in those involved. Lessons learned and relearned during the past one hundred and seventy five years have tuned an excellence into the school which is illustrated today in both academics and sports. With a devoted student body and an exceptional staff, the Royal community runs full steam in an effort to edify Lankan youth.
Royal College is widely known as the premier educational institution in the island. This idea has been justified time and time again as Royalists past and present have produced outstanding results in whatever field they may have taken part in. Royal College is an institution that brings together all walks of life, giving an equal platform for every student to reach his maximum potential. At Royal, we believe that commitment, dedication and a Royal Heart is the key towards achieving excellence. With over 20 Sports and 35 Clubs & Societies, Royal College produces some of the best talent the nation has seen, and continues to innovate and set the trend for those around. Being the oldest public school in Sri Lanka that is still in existence, the rich history & traditions of Royal College are never forgotten, and show the students the path they need to walk to keep pushing their horizons, making Royal a better and more beautiful place than what is was when it was handed down to them.