In 1892, the idea of a Catholic College emerges with the proposal of the Archbishop of Colombo Rt. Rev. Fr. Christophe-Étienne Bonjean.


On 6 January 1892, a pastoral letter was sent to all the priests espousing the desirability of building a Catholic College.


Due to the regulations that prevailed at the time when the grand plans were set in motion, a meeting with St Benedict’s College Colombo 13 was called to obtain necessary assistance until St. Joseph’s College Colombo was declared open in 1896.

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St.Joseph’s College Live Events

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Josephian Walk 2017

“The Josephian Walk 2017 is scheduled for the 1st of October 2017. The Walk will be followed by a Family Carnival as the Sun sets and the lights come on. The Walk and Carnival will be a mega event where a large crowd of more than 15,000 is expected.

The Old Boys, parents of the present students as well as their friends and families and well wishers are welcome to participate.

Upcoming Events

26th-27th October
Joes VS Mahinda

Cricket – St. Joseph’s College VS Mahinda College, tournament match.

02nd-03rd November
Joes VS De Mazenod

Cricket – St. Joseph’s College VS De Maxzenod College, tournament match.

10th-11th November
Joes VS Zahira

Cricket – St. Joseph’s College VS Zahira College, tournament match.

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Prithiraj de Silva
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077-3113836 Prithieraj244@gmail.com

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VP – Elected

071-2737956 bjpayoe@gmail.com

Shahan Pieris
VP – Elected

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VP – Elected

077-2092885 ruwanfdo@fbrandix.com

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