Board of Studies - Research Degrees

Members of the Board of Studies - Research Degrees Committee act as Research Co-ordinators for each of the departments in the faculty for implementation of the Progress Monitoring program for research degrees.

The Board of Studies - Research Degrees Committee meet once a month regularly (normally 3rd Thursday of the month), and forwards its recommendations to the Dean/ Faculty of Graduate Studies for presentation to the Faculty Board.

The Board of Studies - Research Degrees Committee is a subcommittee of the Faculty Board of the Faculty of Engineering, which reviews matters relating to postgraduate degree programs and makes recommendations to the Faculty Board. It deals with matters such as postgraduate course curricula and syllabuses, selection of participants to postgraduate courses, applications for registration and Progress Monitoring of research students, postgraduate examinations, by-laws etc.

The Director of Postgraduate Studies is the ex-officio Chairman of the Board of Studies - Research Degrees Committee.

The current members of the Board of Studies - Research Degrees Committee are:


Prof. J.M.A. Manatunga Director - Postgraduate Studies
Prof. W.D.A.S. Rodrigo Chairman - RD  BoS
Prof. (Ms.) N. Ratnayake Senate Nominee
Prof. (Ms.) G.A. Sevwandi Convener & RC* - Department of Materials Science
Dr. Dilhara Sethunga RC* - Department of Chemical & Process Engineering
Dr. T.M.N. Wijayaratna RC* - Department of Civil Engineering
Prof. T.S.S. Jayawardena RC* - Department of Textile & Apparel Engineering
Dr. G.A.K.P.R. Gunasekara RC* - Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Dr. C.L. Jayawardena RC* - Department of Earth Resources Engineering
Dr. K.K.M.N.P. Samaraweera RC* - Department of Mechanical Engineering
Dr. P. M. Edirisinghe RC* - Department of Mathematics
Dr. M.A.U.K. Premaratne RC* - Department of Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering
Prof. A.I.T. Gamage RC* - Department of Transport & Logistics Management
Dr. V. Logeeshan RC* - Department of Electrical Engineering

* RC - Research Coordinator