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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

A Speech-Crafting Initiative
University of Ruhuna is in a collective effort to provide undergraduates with a platform to become an effective speaker, with expert inputs. As such, a speech-crafting initiative targeted at students at UoR, namely, "Speak Better; Meet the Experts; Forge Ahead" is being implemented as a series of workshops. The very first online session of this initiative was conducted on 4th of May, 2020 from 2.00 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. (via Zoom), with the participation of 300 participants, including Senior Professor Sujeewa Amarasena, Vice Chancellor of University of Ruhuna. Professor Kanthi Yapa, Patron/ Gavel Club at UoR, Faculty of Science, Ms. Manori Jayasinghe, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, UoR and Mr. Ganushka Randula, Faculty of Technology, UoR acted as the resource persons of the session.
A Three-day Workshop

A three-day workshop organized by Dr. M.B.F Mafasiya, Mrs. Sandya Sriyani, and Mrs. Menaka Dilrukshi at the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship, under the theme of “Stimulating Undergraduates and Value Creation through Sharing Experiential Learning” for the subjects of Social and Green Entrepreneurship, Venture Strategies, and Tourism and Entrepreneurship was held on 11th, 12th and 13th of March 2020 at the University Guest House. The workshop was basically aimed at providing 3000 level second semester undergraduates with practical exposure to entrepreneurship. Dr. Lalith Welmedage, Mrs. Dilrukshi Wijesekara, and Mr. Sumedha Kulathunga were the resource persons of the session, and they were able to make the environment more conducive.

Plantation Challenge
Circle of Human Resource Development (HRD) organized a home garden tree plantation challenge to motivate the university community to add value to their spaces through planting a tree, which would ultimately act as a lifelong investment. Academic staff and undergraduates of the faculty, and undergraduates representing the other universities in Sri Lanka took part in this tree plantation drive through planting saplings at their home garden and sending a snapshot to publish in the official Facebook page of HRD circle at University of Ruhuna. The winner/s of the tree plantation challenge is/are declared based on the engagement of the each snapshot on the official Facebook page of HRD circle.
A Series of Workshops

The Department of Marketing is in the process of conducting a series of online workshops to provide students with exposure to the industry practices. The workshop series will be organized in partnership with some reputed brands ,which have implemented signatory campaigns during the past few years. The very first session of the series on Signal Sina Bo Wewa campaign, hosted by Mr. Chetaka Gunawardane, Senior Brand Manager (Lifeboy) of Unilever Sri Lanka was held on 28th of April 2020, with the participation of more than 100 participants representing undergraduates from different universities in Sri Lanka.
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