Scholarship Programme for M.Phil/ Ph.D

The University of Colombo has received 16 Scholarships for the junior academics to pursue their studies leading to M. Phils/ Ph.Ds. The candidates are entitled to obtain funds under different cost components such as living allowances, academic allowances, computers and equipment, air fare for any overseas training, health insurance and bench fees. Total of Rs. 50 million is distributed among the 16 scholarship holders.

Name Faculty Department Field of study Higher Education institution
Ms. H.K.C.K. Ranaweera Arts Sinhala Modern Literature University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Ms. C.M.K.N.K. Chandrasekara Arts Geography Environment University of RuhunaLink University – Southern Cross University , Australia
Mr. N. Gafoordeen Arts Islamic Civilization Unit Islamic Studies University of Kebansaan, Malaysia
Mr. D.L.P.M. Ratnasinghe Management & Finance Commerce & Finance Finance Management and Science University, Malaysia
Ms. S.N. Rajendram Education Humanities Education Education University of Colombo
Ms. W.V.A.D. Samararatne Law Public & International Law University of Colombo                      Link University – University of New South Wales, Australia
Ms. B.L. Somananda ELTU ELTU Psycho Linguistics/ Education University of Kelaniya
Ms. P.L.M.S. Cooray ELTU ELTU Teaching English as a Second Language University of Kelaniya
Ms. M.G.N.S. Mahagamasekera ELTU ELTU Applied Linguistics University of Kelaniya
Mr. S. L.P Fonseka Sri Palee Campus Performing Arts Film Studies University of Sydney, Australia
Mr. P.D.P.N. Wijewardhana Sri Palee Campus Mass Media Mass Communication University of Colombo    Link University – College of Kenyon, USA
Dr. D.P.A. Dissanayake IIM Clinical Medicine Shalya Shalakya University of Colombo
Dr. A. M. Muthalib IIM Unani General Medicine University of Peradeniya
Dr. M.A.A. Sirajudeen IIM Clinical Medicine Indigenous Medicine and Related Study University of Colombo
Dr. W.A.S.S. Weerakoon IIM Prasuthi Tantra Kaumarabhritiya Ayurveda University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Dr. Y.S.G. Wimalasiri IIM Ayurveda Ayurveda-Physiology University of Colombo