Vidyartha is a premier boys' school situated in the hill capital of Sri Lanka. It has produced many outstanding scholars in various fields. Vidyartha has achieved many victories in its history. Currently it has nearly 5,000 of student population and a well qualified academic staff over 180.
The reputation of a school depends mainly either on its physical resources or its teachers and students or educational standards or extracurricular activities and sports. There are however very few schools which could boast of a mix of all the said qualities. Vidyartha College Kandy is proud to be in this category, while inheriting a rich heritage of excellence in the past 75 years of its existence. The College has an enviable reputation not only in the academic fields but also in sports activities as well. The College boasts of several Vidyarthians who have represented Sri Lanka in Rugby , Football, Hockey, Boxing,Chess and Table Tennis.