The staff and the students of the University of Moratuwa take great pleasure in extending their sincere congratulation and best wishes to Prof. N. D. Gunawardena who was appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Moratuwa with effect from 3rd September 2020.
Prof. N.D. Gunawardena who is an alumni of the University of Moratuwa obtained his first degree from the University of Moratuwa in 1986 and obtained his Masters and PhD from the Loughborough University of Technology, the United Kingdom.
Prior to being appointed as the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Gunawardena served the University as a Senior Professor, the Head of the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Dean of the Faculty of Business and held many other administrative positions. He was the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University from March 2006 to November 2011.
Prof. Gunawardena holds the membership of the Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Project Managers, Sri Lanka.