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Our University

The University of Ruhuna is one of the leading universities in Sri Lanka. The University of Ruhuna was established by a special Presidential Decree on 1st September 1978 as Ruhuna University college fulfilling a long cherished desire of the people of Southern Sri Lanka.

Our Faculty

The Faculty of Management and Finance was established in 2003. At present, it is one of the foremost faculties consisting of four Departments of studies namely Department of Entrepreneurship, Department of Human Resource, Department of Accounting and Finance and Department of Marketing, in addition to the computer unit and the e-learning centre. At present Faculty offers courses in a range of disciplines leading to Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)Honours degrees.


The students are provided with a friendly learning environment which encourages them to excel in one's field of study, and to achieve one's goals while maintaining strong personal relationships. The students are allow to exploit opportunities to engage in co-curricular activities at local and International levels.

ICME 2019

Faculty of Management and Finance , University of Ruhuna, one of the leading management faculties in Sri Lanka annually organizes the International Conference on Management and Economics (ICME) with the objective of creating a strong platform for academics, researchers and practitioners to exchange their knowledge in the field of Management and Economics.

Digital Disruption 2019

There will be brainstorming speeches with the intention of expanding the awareness on the concept, fueling up creativity and innovativeness to promote more opportunity creators than job seekers and real-life inspirational stories of entrepreneurs who expand the boundaries.

ADCON 2019

An advertising competition organized by the department of marketing, Faculty of Management and finance, University of Ruhuna which will enable the participants to bring out the hidden creativity within them.

News Archives

"HR now and Beyond" a webinar
"HR now and Beyond" a webinar organized on 22nd May 2021, aiming to enhance awareness among HRM undergraduates about opportunities available for HRM graduates in the corporate world. Session was conducted by Ms.Keshavi Puswewala, HR business partner, Corporate functions and R &D and employer brand lead in Unilever Sri Lanka. More than 200 undergraduates from University of Ruhuna participated in this and the session was organized by the Department of Human Resource Management, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna in collaboration with the Career Guidance Unit of the University of Ruhuna and Sparkers University Ambassadors of Unilever Sri Lanka.
How to Use Storytelling in Your Academic Research

An online session on “how to use storytelling in your academic research”, organized by the Faculty of Management and Finance (FoMF) together with the Staff Development Centre at University of Ruhuna (UoR) was conducted via Zoom on 11 th of May 2021 from 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m., with the participation of nearly 70 academics at UoR. Prof. Danture Wickramasinghe, Chair in Management Accounting and the Director of the PhD program in Accounting and Finance at Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow, UK served as the resource person while the session was coordinated by Dr. G.T.W. Sriyani

Professional Me; A Panel Discussion

A panel discussion on ‘making most out of internships’, organized by the Department of Marketing at the Faculty of Management and Finance for final-year undergraduates was conducted via Zoom on 06 th of April 2021. The session was rolled out to provide the undergraduates with an opportunity to listen to the professional career narratives of three proud products of the Department of Marketing, Faculty of Management and Finance at University of Ruhuna. As such, Mr. Ashoka Liyanage from TV Derana, Mrs. Oshadee Gunasekara from Singer Sri Lanka PLC, and Mr. Ruwan Wickramaarachchi from CBL group participated in the panel discussion as panelists.
Two Sessions on Introduction to Mediation and Moderation Analysis

In line with the Staff Development Action Plan of the Faculty of Management and Finance, the faculty conducted two sessions under the theme of “Introduction to Mediation and Moderation Analysis: A Regression-Based Approach”. The first session was held on 25 th March 2021 at the Faculty Computer Lab from 8.00 am to 12.00 noon with the participation of 36 academic staff members. Among the participants, 32 were from the Faculty of Management and Finance while the rest was from the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Agriculture. The second session was conducted on 08 th April 2021 from 8.30 am to 12.00 noon and 23 academic staff members participated in this session. Of the participants, 21 were from the Faculty of Management and Finance and 2 were from the Faculty of Agriculture. Mr. W.M.R. Laksiri from the Faculty of Management and Finance served as the resource person of the both sessions while the organizing was coordinated by Dr. G.T. Wasantha Sriyani, the SDC coordinator of the Faculty of Management and Finance. The two sessions were very advantageous for the participants to enhance their data analytical skills with SPSS, so that assisting in writing an impactful quantitative research paper.
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