Sri Lanka Co-operative College, Established In 1943, Was Incorporated as the National Institute of Co-operative Development by the Incorporation Act No. 01 Of 2001. The Primary responsibility of the research division Is to promote the research on Co-operative development in accordance to Institute Act 4, (C).
The Sri Lanka Journal of Co-Operative Studies is the prestigious journal in Sri Lanka for promoting research in Co-operative sector since 2001. This journal is a reviewed, Open Access and index journal which is Published Bi-Annually. The Journal mainly focus on the multidisciplinary areas specializing in Co-operative sector.