The Council

August 7th, 2014

The Council is the executive body and governing authority of the University and comprises the Vice-Chancellor, who is the ex-officio Chairman, the Deans of Faculties, two elected representatives of the Senate and persons of distinction in educational, professional, commercial, industrial, scientific or administrative spheres appointed by the University Grants Commission in such numbers as to exceed the aforementioned membership from the University by one.

Members of the Council

Ex-officio:
Prof. D.M. Semasinghe : Vice-Chancellor (Chairman)
Prof. J.M.D. Ariyarathna : Dean / Faculty of Graduate Studies
Prof. A.H.M.H. Abayarathne : Dean / Faculty of Social Sciences
Prof. Lakshman Seneviratne : Dean/Faculty of Humanities
Dr. S. M. A. K. Samarakoon : Acting Dean/Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies
Prof. N.R. de Silva : Dean / Faculty of Medicine
Dr. P.G. Wijayarathna : Dean / Faculty of Computing and Technology
Prof. (Mrs.) B.M. Jayawardene : Dean / Faculty of Science

UGC Appointees
Dr. Nanda Amarasekara
Prof. S.T.B. Amunugama
Dr. Gamini Dela Bandara
Prof. J.B. Dissanayaka
Mr. D.M.A. Dissanayaka
Mr. Asela Iddawela
Dr. Sirinimal Lakdusinghe
Mr. P. Harold Peiris
Dr. (Mrs) Ajitha Tennakoon
Mr. D.B. Wijekoon
Mr. Prithi Perera

Senate Nominees
Prof. N.A.K.P.J. Seneviratne
Prof. P.M.C. Thilakeratne

In Attendance:
Mr. W.M. Karunaratne : Registrar / Secretary to the Council
On Invitation:
Ms. U.T.M.I.D. Tennekoon : Bursar