The Division of Interdisciplinary Studies was formed with the establishment of the Institute of Technology of the University of Moratuwa in October 2000. The Division conducts courses in English, Mathematics and Information Technology for the National Diploma in Technology students up to 2018. From 2019, Information Technology modules will be offered by Division of Information Technology. The academic staff of the Division includes experienced teachers. Some of the senior members had been serving in the Faculty of Engineering prior to the establishment of the Institute.
In 2018 two new modules, Aesthetic Studies and Sports Studies were introduced under humanities stream.