The Faculty of Graduate Studies was established in 2011 and prior to that postgraduate research programs were administered by Postgraduate Unit since 2004. At this 41st year of inception of University of Ruhuna, the Faculty of Graduate Studies serves as a well-established faculty managing all postgraduate programs of University of
Ruhuna, under all disciplines.
This Faculty is committed to produce high caliber academics and researchers with advanced knowledge in diverse fields to be of service to the nation and mankind. This faculty acts as the administrative center for promoting research and providing courses of study leading to Higher Degrees while coordinating with all other nine faculties of the university. At present there are 186 registered postgraduate students leading to PhD/MPhil and MA research degree programs. The faculty also conducts fifteen postgraduate taught course programs and at present there are 1182 students registered for these degree programs.
Students are advised to get revised timetable from below link.
Students are advised to get revised timetable1, Registration Renewal Application, Examination Registration Application from below link.
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Our university courses often have full-time and part-time study routes available. We try to organise the timetable so you can still work or carry out family commitments whilst you are studying.,
We are an integral part of the local community and tailor our courses to the demands of the local economy, providing you with specific workplace skills for the local jobs market. All courses have work-related strengths supporting high standards of student employability.
Our teaching is renowned for quality and relevance and is delivered by research-active academics who are recognised experts in their field