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  • Ven.Snr. Prof. Gallelle Sumanasiri Thero

    Vice Chancellor

    Ph. D. - University of Delhi- India
    M. Phil. - University of Delhi, India
    M. A- Buddhist Studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
    B. A (Hons.) - Buddhist Philosophy, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
    Higher Diploma in Chinese - University of Peking, Peoples Republic of China
    Diploma In Chinese- University of Delhi, India
    Japanese Proficiency Test Level II, Japan Foundation

    +94-11-2857786 +94-81-2461702, +94-774797017 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Prof. Ittademaliye Indasara Thero

    Professor

    B.A. (Hons.) (University of Kelaniya)
    M.A. (University of Delhi)
    Ph.D. (University of Delhi)
    Post Graduate Diploma in Education (University of Colombo)

    +94-11-2593397,+94-11-2857785 +94-11-2435532, +94-718247007 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Senior Prof. Wegama Piyarathana Thero

    Senior Professor

    B. A. (Hons) - Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka
    B. Ed - University of Colombo
    M. A. - Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka
    M. Phil. - Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka
    Royal Pandit, Tripitakacarya
    Member, Standard Committee, Oriental Studies Society, Colombo.
    Member, Royal Asiatic Society, Colombo.
    Incumbent, Bujaslena Rajamaha Viharaya, weuda.

    +94-11-2857786 +94-71 – 7520 678 +94-37-2299418 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Senior Prof. Uturawala Dhammaratana Thero

    Senior Professor

    B.A. (Hons.) (University of Kelaniya)
    M.A. (University of Kelaniya)
    M.Phil. (University of Kelaniya)
    Ph.D. (University of Sichuan, China)
    Higher Diploma in Chinese (University of Sichuan, China)

    +94-11-2857783 +94-11 2905659, +94-71-4485496 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Professor Neluwe Sumanawansa Thero

    Professor

    B. A. (Hons) University of Kelaniya
    M. A. (Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka)
    M. Phil. (University of Kelaniya)

    Post Graduate Diploma in Education (University of Colombo)
    Ph.D. (University of Delhi)
    Royal Pandit (Oriental Studies Society)
    Certificate Course in Russian Language, Moscow.

    +94-11-2857786-7 +94-776966949 +94-34-2222693, Research & Publications
  • Ven. Prof. Wawwe Dhammarakkhitha Thero

    Dean, Faculty of Buddhist Studies

    B.A. (Hons.) (University of Kelaniya)
    M.A. (Post Graduate Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies)
    M.S.S.C. (University of Kelaniya)

    +94-11-2857782 +94-714906881 +94-47-224368 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Dunukewaththe Gunarathana Thero

    Associate Professor

    B. A. (Hons.) University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
    M. Phil. University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
    Certificate in Korean Languaget Kyung Hee University, Siol, Korea

    +94-11-2857786 +94-77-3049228, +94-71-4449293 94-66-2225632 Research & Publications
  • Ven.Dr. Pitigala Vijitha Thero

    Senior Lecturer

    B. A. (Hons.) (University of Kelaniya)
    M. A. (Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka)
    M. A. (post Graduate Institute ofPali and Buddhist Studies, University of Kelaniya)
    M. S. S. C (University of Kelaniya)
    PhD (Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka)
    Royal Pandith

    +94-11-2857786 +94-11-2683085 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Mawatagama Pemananda Thero

    Senior Lecturer

    Royal Paṇḍit (Oriental Studies Society)
    B. A. (Hons.) University of Sri Jayawardenapura, Sri Lanka
    M. A. in Buddhist Studies (University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka)
    M. Phil in Sanskrit, University of Sri Jayawardenapura, Sri Lanka
    PhD Pending - Deccan Collage -Post Graduate and Research Institute - Pune India

    +94-11-2857786-7, +94-779868520, +94-2575346 +94-81-2575346, +94-81-3829425 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Dr. Moragollagama Uparathana

    Senior Lecturer Grade II (Head Department of Pali)

    • Doctor of Philosophy, 2011, Wuhan University, P.R. China 2011.
    • Master of Philosophy, 2009, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka 2009.
    • Master of Arts (Sinhala Medium) - University of Kelaniya, 2002,
    • Master of Arts (English Medium) - University of Kelaniya, 2003.
    • Master of Buddhist Studies, The University of Hong Kong (2003-2004).
    • B.A.(Hons) Pali 1st Class, (2001)University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, Subsidiary Subject Buddhist Culture.
    • Certificate In English Part I,II,III University of Kelaniya-1997-1998
    • Diploma in English, London Business School, 2005.
    • Diploma in Chinese, Language Centre, BMICH 2007.
    • Chinese Language Certificate Course, Collage of Foreign Students Education, Wuhan University, P.R. China2007-2008

    : (94) 112891868 (94) 714432198 Department of Pali Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka Gurulugomi Mawatha Pitipana North Homagama. Research & Publications
  • Ven. Gonadeniye Pannarathana Thero

    Senior Lecturer

    B. A.(Hons)- University of Kelaniya
    M. A. - Postgraduate Institute of pali and Buddhist, University of Kelaniya
    M.Phil., Merit class honors, in pali, University of Kelaniya
    Postgraduate Diploma in pali and Buddhist studies, Post graduate Institute of pali and Buddhist, University of Kelaniya
    Postgraduate Diploma in Education, University of Colombo
    Prachina Pandita, Ooriental Language Society, Sri Lanka
    Diploma in pali - Buddhist & pali University of Sri Lanka
    Diploma in Buddhism - Buddhist & pali University of Sri Lanka
    Passed Dharmacarya Dhamma examination
    Certificate Course of Tamil - University of Kelanniya
    Professional English Course - University of Kelanniya
    English Diploma - Sri Jinaratana Academy
    Pratamic, Madyama, Rashtrabhasa Examinations of Hindi in Dakshina Bharath Pracarsabha, Madras, in India

    +94-11-2980914 +94-714008531 Sri Sudharmaramaya, Telangapata, Wattala, Sri Lanka. Research & Publications
  • Ven.Dr.Lenagala SiriniwasaThera

    Lecturer

    B.A (University of Kelaniya)
    M.A.(University of Delhi,India)
    PhD (Banaras Hindu University-Varanasi,India),
    Royal Pandith (Oriental Studies Society)
    Diploma in Education (National Institute of Education)

    +94729034540 Sri SadanandaramaPirivena, Lewangama, Ruwanwella. Research & Publications
  • Ven. Aluthgama Wimalarathana Thera

    Senior Lecturer

    M.A (Two years- with research component) university of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2014 (Sinhala medium)
    M. A. (Post Graduate Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies, University of Kelaniya) Sri Lanka, 2006 (English medium)
    B. A. (Hons) First Class for Buddhist Culture (University of Kelaniya) Sri Lanka, 2004
    Staff Development Course, Staff development Centre, University of Colombo. (With SEDA from UK), Sri Lanka, 2012

    +94-011-2-857786-2245,2388 +94-71-7506080 +94-31-2299617 Sri Saranankararamaya, Makandura, Gonewila, (N.W.P), Sri Lanka Research & Publications
  • Ven.Dr.Witharandeniye Chandasiri Thero

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    B.A. Sp in Pali (First Class Honors) - University of Sri Jayewardenepura
    B.A. (External) -Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka.
    M.A.(Pali) University of Kelaniya
    M.A. (Buddhist Studies) University of Kelaniya
    Ph.D Degree (Pali) University of Sri Jayewardenepura

    +94112891868 +94714932942 Department of Pali, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka, Piṭipana North, Homagama, Sri Lanka Research & Publications
  • Ven. llukewela Dhammarathana Thero

    Lecturer

    B. A. (Hons), Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka
    M. A. The Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies, University of Kelaniya

    +94-112857786 +94-372296071 Research & Publications
  • Ven.Ampare Ananda Thero

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    B.A. (Hons) (University of Kelaniya)
    M.A. (Postgraduate Institute of Pali & Buddhist Studies) (University of Kelaniya)
    M.Phil (Postgraduate Institute of Pali & Buddhist Studies)
    Royal Pandith (Oriental Studies Society)

    071-3212476
  • Ven. Beragama Saddhananda Thero

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    B.A. (Archaeology Special) - Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka
    M.Sc (pending) Postgraduate Institute of Archaeology University of Kelaniya

    011-2891858 072-2222552 Department of Archaeology Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka Research & Publications
  • Ven.Vijithapura Gunaratana Thero

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    B.A.(Hons) Pali Sanskrit, First Class honor, in University of Kelaniya.
    M.A. University of Kelaniya
    M.phil (Buddhist Logic), Merit class honors, in University of Kelaniya
    Prachina Pandita

    +94112891868 +94718007063 / +94775564916 Research & Publications
  • Ven. Dampahala Rahula Thera,

    Lecturer (Probationary),

    B.A (Sp) University of Peradeniya

    (94) 112891696 Department of Religious Studies & Comparative Philosophy, Faculty of Buddhist Studies, Research & Publications
  • Prof. E. A. Wickramasinghe

    Professor

    B.A. (Hons.) University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
    M. Phil. (University of Ruhuna), Sri Lanka
    Ph. D (University of Ruhuna), Sri Lanka

    +94-11-2857786 +94-717758398 +94-11-2842392 Research & Publications
  • Mrs.Yamuna Vasanta Kumarihami Herath

    Proffesor

    B.A (Hons.) - Archaeology. University of Kelaniya. Sri Lanka.
    PG. Dip. - Archaeology (Merit Pass), Post - Graduate Institute of Archaeology University of Kelaniya.
    M. Sc. - Archaeology, Post-Graduate institute of Archaeology, University of Kelaniya
    Certificate in English - ELTU, University of Kelaniya.
    Certificate in English - EL TU, University of Colombo.
    Certificate in Photography - Kelaniya Non-formal Educational Unit, Ministry of Education, Colombo.

    +94-112891858 (head) ,+94-112857786 Ex : 225 +94-718416349 (Mobile) +94-112963636 Research & Publications
  • Mrs. K. A. Sasni Narmada Amarasekara

    Senior Lecturer

    B.A (Hons) - Archaeology, University of Kelaniya Sri Lanka.
    PG. Dip. - Archaeology, Post Graduate Institute of Archaeology, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
    MSc. - Archaeology, Post Graduate Institute of Archaeology, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
    Graduate Diploma in Sociology - James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia.

    +94-11-2857786 Ex. (247) +94-777454184 +94-332287189 Research & Publications
  • Mrs. M. A. C. Munasinghe

    Senior Lecturer

    B. A. (Hons.) First Class for Buddhist culture (University of Kelaniya)
    M. A. (Distinction) (Post Graduate Institute of Pali and Buddhist Studies, University of Kelaniya)
    M. S. Sc (Philosophy) (University of Kelaniya)

    +94-11-2857782 - 254 +94-11-2830087 Research & Publications
  • Mr. Samantha Ilangakoon

    Senior Lecturer

    B.A (Special) in Philosophy - First Class (Hons.), University of Peradeniya.
    Master of Arts in Buddhist Studies, Buddhist & Pali University of Sri Lanka

    +94-11-2857786 +94-714490863 +940353950858 Research & Publications
  • Mr.K.G. Swarnnanada

    Senior Lecturer

    Reading for a PhD in Linguistics at the University of Kelaniya.
    Master of Philosophy in Linguistics (2011) at the post Graduate Institute of the University of kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
    Master of arts in Linguistics (2007) at the post Graduate Institute of the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
    Followed two short courses on Literature at the Birckbeck University of London UK (2012)
    Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching English Language and Literature (2002) at the University of Sri Jayawardanapura, Sri Lanka.
    Bachelor of Arts Degree - English (1999) at the University of Sri Jayawardanapura, Sri Lanka.
    Teacher (English) Training Certificate (1993)National Institute of Education, Maharagama .Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka.

  • Mr.H.M.Pradeep Gunasena

    Lecturer (Probetionary)

    B.A. (English Medium) Degree, University of Kelaniya
    B.A (Sp) ,The Open University of Sri Lanka
    PGDE (TESL) - University of Colombo
    MA in Linguistics , University of kelaniya
    Reading to Mphil - BPU

    Research & Publications
  • Dr.Ms. Madugodage Nipunika Dilani

    Lecturer

    B.A. - University of Peradeniya
    M.A. - University of Kelaniya
    PhD - Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka

    +94-11-2891878 Department of English, Faculty of Language Studies, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka Research & Publications
  • Mrs.Dr. Waruni Tennakoon

    Senior Lecturer

    B. A. (University of Kelaniya)
    M. A. in Linguistics (University of Kelaniya)
    PhD (Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka)

    +94-11-2891878 Department of English, Faculty of Language Studies, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka Research & Publications
  • Mr.Nilantha P.Disanayaka

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    B.A. (Hons) (University of Sri Jayawardenapura)
    M.Phil (University of Sri Jayawardenapura)
    Diploma in Counselling (national Institute of Social Development) (NISD)
    Certificate in Counseling - Lyceum International School


    071-8560222 Research & Publications
  • Mrs. Nirosha Salwathura

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    BA (Honors), Uni. of Kelaniya
    Advanced Diploma in Hindi Language Proficiency (Central Institute Hindi in Agra- India)

    +94-77-3771797 Department of Sinhala and Modern Languages, Faculty of Language Studies, Buddhist and Pali University f Sri Lanka Research & Publications
  • Ms.Narayanan Mallikadevi

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    B.A (Hons)

    Department of Sinhala and Modern Languages. Research & Publications
  • Ms.Kosala Kumarage

    Lecturer (Probetionary)

    Master of Arts in Linguistics, Department of Linguistics, university of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
    Bachelor of Arts (Special degree in English Language and English Literature), University of Sri Jayawardanapura.
    Presentation on " The role of women in Things fall Apart by chinua Achibe in the research conference , University of Jayawardanapura, 2014

  • Mr. U.P.Gamage

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    B.A. (Special), University of Colombo
    M.A. in Linguistics, University of Kelaniya
    Reading for PhD (Buddhist and pali University of Sri Lanka)
    Dip. In Gender Sensitized Media (Colombo Uni.)
    Cert. in Project Management (Project Management Institute)

    +94112891089 Research & Publications
  • Mrs. U. G. M. C.Manori Samarakoon

    Assistant Librarian

    B.A (Hons) Library & Information Science - University of Kelaniya
    MSsc - University of Kelaniya

  • Mrs. W. P. L. M. Nilushika

    Instructor (Grade III)

    B. A. (Hons), University of Peradeniya
    M. A. University of Kelaniya (in progress)
    Post Graduate Diploma In Counseling, University of Colombo

    +94-112857786 Research & Publications
  • Ms.Gayathri De Silva

    Research & Publications
  • Ms.Gaya Ariyawanse

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    Research & Publications
  • Ms.S.N.Priyangika

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    Research & Publications
  • Ms.Indiwaree Wickramasinghe

    Lecturer (Probationary)

    Research & Publications
  • Mr.D.K.H.A.Gunathilaka

    Instructor - IT (Grade II)

    • Greenwich University -UK– B.Sc. in IT (Hons)
    • The Chartered Institute For IT , BCS - UK– Professional Graduate Diploma (MBCS)
    • University of Greenwich - United Kingdom - PGD in IT (MUKAP)
    • University Of Riverbank California –U.S.A - M.Sc in IT

    94112891730 94717497913 Research & Publications

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