Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

University of Ruhuna

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Notice for all Students
2019/2020 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂ පළමු සාමාසිකය සඳහා ඇඳිරිනීතිය තත්ත්වය යටතේ පරීක්ෂණය සඳහා පෙනී සිටීමට නොහැකි වූ සිසුන් සඳහා
14/12/2020 15:00
LOGO & LETTERHEAD Design Contest
Students of the faculties of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Education and Fine Arts & Law are invited to design a creative, innovative & professional Logo & Letterhead which will be well representing the theme of centenary year of University Education in Humanities and Social Sciences in Sri Lanka.
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05/12/2020 19:00
Document Supply Service established by the Consortium of Sri Lankan Academic Libraries
03/12/2020 20:00
2018-2019 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂය සදහා පීඨාධිපති ප්‍ර‍දානයන් සදහා සිසුන්ගෙන් අයදුම්පත් කැදවීම
02/12/2020 19:00
Notice for all Students
If you are aware of any information about students facing serious difficulties to continue their online education, please inform the Deputy Senior Students Counselor or any of the Students' Counselors / Mentors of the faculty
29/11/2020 12:00
රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයීය සංස්කෘතික කේන්ද්‍රය විසින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන මාර්ගගත දේශන මාලාවේ සිව්වෙනි පියවර - සංගීතයේ ඇසිය යුත්තේ කුමක්ද? 15/12/2020 09:00
COVID-19 Socio-Economic Impact on Sri Lanka – Part II (The Social Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Sri Lanka) 07/12/2020 10:00
ඉතිහාසය සහ පුරාවිද්‍යා අධ්‍යනාංශය මගින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන මාර්ගගත දේශන මාලාවේ ආරම්භක දේශනය ලෙස පුරාවිද්‍යා අධ්‍යක්ෂ ජනරාල් ආචාර්ය සෙනරත් දිසානායකයන් විසින් "පුරාවිද්‍යාවේ සංජානනය සහ අවිදු අඳුර" මැයෙන් පවත්වනු ලබන දේශනය – 2020 දෙසැම්බර් 03 02/12/2020 10:00
රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයීය සංස්කෘතික කේන්ද්‍රය විසින් ශ්‍රී ලංකා ගුවන් විදුලියේ රුහුණු සේවය හා ඒකාබද්ධව පළමු වරට සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන මාර්ගගත “හිටිවන කවි මඩුව” – 2020 දෙසැම්බර් 03 01/12/2020 19:00
රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයීය සංස්කෘතික කේන්ද්‍රය විසින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන මාර්ගගත දේශන මාලාවේ තෙවන පියවර - දේශීය ඥානය සහ සංවර්ධනය 23/11/2020 11:00
5th Ruhuna Arts Students’ Annual Sessions (RASAS)-2020 - 6th November, 2020 05/11/2020 19:00
6th Ruhuna University International Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences (RUICHSS)-2020 - 5th November, 2020 05/11/2020 07:00
Vacancy - Posts of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Sociology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:23-01-2021)

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08/01/2021 11:00
Vacancy - Posts of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Economics/Social Statistics, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:23-01-2021)

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08/01/2021 11:00
Vacancy - Posts of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:21-01-2021)

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04/01/2021 16:00
Vacancy - Posts of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in History, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:07-01-2021)

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23/12/2020 15:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Demonstrator in Geography, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:31-12-2020)

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17/12/2020 09:00
Vacancies - University of Ruhuna (Closing Date:21-12-2020)

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30/11/2020 11:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Demonstrator - Information Technology, IT unit Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:04-12-2020)

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18/11/2020 11:00
රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයීය සංස්කෘතික කේන්ද්‍රය විසින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන මාර්ගගත දේශන මාලාවේ දෙවන පියවර - විශ්වවිද්‍යාල ශිෂ්‍යයාගේ කාර්යභාරය 20/10/2020 10:00
Vacancy for the posts of Temporary Assistant Lecturers in Political Science/ Geography/ Sinhala/ Buddhist Philosophy/Buddhist Culture/Pali/Sociology /Archaeology/ History (Closing Date:23-10-2020)

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09/10/2020 11:00
රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයීය සංස්කෘතික කේන්ද්‍රය විසින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන රූකඩ නාට්‍ය ගීත ප්‍රසංගය - 2020 ඔක්තෝබර් 15

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28/05/2020 9:00
Vacancy - Posts of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in English in the Department of English & Linguistics , Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:10-10-2020)

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28/09/2020 16:00
Vacancy - Posts of Temporary Assistant Lecturer and Temporary Demonstrator in the Department of Public Policy, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:10-10-2020)

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21/09/2020 17:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Sinhala, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:02-10-2020)

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21/09/2020 17:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in History/Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:25-09-2020)

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11/09/2020 12:00
සංස්කෘතික කේන්ද්‍රය විසින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන මාර්ගගත දේශන මාලාවේ පළමු පියවර - සාහිත්‍ය කලා කුමකටද? 11/09/2020 11:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Sociology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:21-09-2020)

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03/09/2020 17:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Buddhist Philosophy/Buddhist Culture/Pali, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:22-09-2020)

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03/09/2020 17:00
Re-appointment of the Dean-Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Professor Upali Pannilage, Professor in Sociology, was re-appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Ruhuna, for a period of three (03) years with effect from 15th August 2020.

21/08/2020 11:00
මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජීය විද්‍යා පීඨයේ අධ්‍යයන කටයුතු ආරම්භ කීරීම

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21/08/2020 11:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Geography, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:07-09-2020)

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21/08/2020 07:00
4000 ස්ථලයේ සිසුන්ගේ 2019/2020 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂයේ පළමු සාමාසිකයට අදාළ දේශන පැවැත්වීම

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18/08/2020 11:30
2019/2020 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂයේ 1000, 2000, 3000 හා 4000 සාමාන්‍ය/විශේෂ සථලයේ පළමුවර හා පුනර් සිසුන් සදහා පළමු සමාසික විභාග අයදුම් කිරීම

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17/08/2020 17:00
All student, Faculty of Humanities & Social Science- University of Ruhuna

The faculty will not be opened on 2020.08.17 for other students physically as the B.A Special Degree 3000 level semester II examination, 2018-2019 academic year, Faculty of Humanities & Social Science is conducting. The date, the faculty will be started physically will be announced soon
Deputy Registrar/Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

15/08/2020 20:00
කොළඹ තරුණ බෞද්ධ සංගමය විසින් විශ්වවිද්‍යාල සිසුන් වෙනුවෙන් ප්‍රධානය කරනු ලබන භාරකාර අරමුදල් ශිෂ්‍යත්වය - 2021 (Closing Date:15-09-2020)

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14/08/2020 09:00
Vacancy - Post of Temporary Demonstrator - Information Technology, IT unit Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Closing Date:27-08-2020)

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13/08/2020 15:00
The Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Sri Lanka….

The launching ceremony of the report COVID-19: THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT ON SRI LANKA - Part-I: The Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Sri Lanka compiled by Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences University of Ruhuna will be held on Thursday 13th August 2020 10.00 am – 11.00 am.
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12/08/2020 18:00
B.A (General/Special) Degree 1000/2000 Level Semester II Examination - 2018-2019 Academic Year
11/08/2020 18:00
Notice for 4000 Level Students

BA Special Degree 3000 Level Semester II Examination, 2018-2019 will be started on 2020.08.10.

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29/07/2020 11:00
Notice

BA Special Degree 3000 Level Semester II Examination, 2018-2019 scheduled to be held from 2020.07.27 is postponed due to unavoidable circumstances. The new dated will be announced later

The study leave scheduled be declared from 2020.07.17 is also postponed and lectures of 4000 Level Special Degree students will be conducted as normal time table from 2020.07.20.

18/07/2020 10:00
චීන තානාපති ශිෂ්‍යත්ව සඳහා අයඳුම්පත් කැඳවීම - 2020/2021
15/07/2020 16:00
B.A Special Degree 3000 Level Semester II Examination - 2018-2019 Academic Year
09/07/2020 14:00
Notice for all Students
30/06/2020 11:00
මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජීය විද්‍යා පීඨයේ 3000 ස්ථල විිිිිිිභාග කාලසටහන
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25/06/2020 14:00
මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජීය විද්‍යා පීඨයේ 3000 ස්ථල විභාගය සඳහා පැමිණෙන සිසුන්ට නේවාසිකාගාර පහසුකම් සැපයීම
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25/06/2020 14:00
B.A General Degree 3000 Level Semester II Examination, 2018-2019 Academic Year
22/06/2020 14:00
Speak Better; Meet the Experts; Forge Ahead -3
‘Speak Better; Meet the Experts; Forge ahead – 3' will be held on 19th June 2020 (Friday) at 4:00 –6:00 p.m. via ZOOM
17/06/2020 14:00
චින්තන ප්‍රණාම නිර්මාණ තරගාවලිය
දැන්වීම | අයදුම් පත්‍රය
16/06/2020 19:00
4000 Level Internship Report Submission
16/06/2020 16:00
Hostel Arrangements for the 4000 Level Examination
11/06/2020 10:00
Notification of Class Start Date -Chinese Language Proficiency Course
10/06/2020 09:00
මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජීය විද්‍යා පීඨයේ 4000 ස්ථල විභාගය සඳහා පැමිණෙන සිසුන්ට නේවාසිකාගාර පහසුකම් සැපයීම
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09/06/2020 15:00
මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජීය විද්‍යා පීඨයේ 4000 ස්ථල විභාගය සඳහා පැමිණෙන සිසුන් සඳහා
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09/06/2020 14:30
Commencement of Examinations for the Final Year Students in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
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09/06/2020 12:00
Calling applications for Chinese Language Proficiency Course (Closing Date: 04 June, 2020)
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02/06/2020 08:00
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2018 – 2019 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂයේ 4000 ස්ථලයේ සිසුන්ගේ ස්වාධීන නිබන්ධනය බාරදීම(වැඩි විස්තර)
28/05/2020 14:00
Notification of Class Start Date -Japanese Language Proficiency Course
28/05/2020 06:00
Revised Examination Time Table 4000 Level Semester II 2018-2019
27/05/2020 10:00
Notification of Class Start Date -French Language Proficiency Course
27/05/2020 10:00
Calling applications for Japaneese Language Proficiency Course (Closing Date: 27 May, 2020)
Notice | Application Form (doc) | Application Form (pdf)
23/05/2020 08:00
Calling applications for French Language Proficiency Course (Closing Date: 26 May, 2020)
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23/05/2020 08:00
Notice to fourth year students
2018/2019 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂයේ 4000 ස්ථලයේ දෙවන සමාසිකයේ විභාග සෞඛ්‍ය අමාත්‍යාංශය විසින් දී තිබෙන සෞඛ්‍ය ආරක්ෂිත ක්‍රමවේදවලට යටත්ව 2020.06.15 වන දින සිට ආරම්භ කිරීමට සැලසුම් කර තිබේ.(වැඩි විස්තර)
21/05/2020 11:00
Notice to fourth year students
Examination Time Table - 4000 Level Semester II Examination, 2018-2019 Academic Year
20/05/2020 14:00
Speak Better; Meet the Experts; Forge Ahead
‘Speak Better; Meet the Experts; Forge ahead – 2' will be held on 15th May 2020 (Friday) at 2:00 –4:30 p.m. via ZOOM
12/05/2020 16:00
Notice
The deadline of submitting final year dissertation is extended up to 2020.05.15. All students are requested to submit a soft copy of the final version of the dissertation to the relevant Heads of the Department through email before 4.30pm of the deadline
03/05/2020 20:00
Call for Papers
Calling papers for the 5th Ruhuna Arts Students' Annual Sessions (RASAS) - 16th October, 2020
30/04/2020 08:00
2000 ස්ථලයේ සාමාන්‍යවේදී හෝ විශේෂවේදී පාඨමාලා සඳහා ලියාපදිංචි වීම
විශේෂවේදී උපාධි පාඨමාලාවලට අයදුම් කිරීම සඳහා වන ඉල්ලුම් පත්‍රය . (වැඩි විස්තර)
29/04/2020 22:00
2019/2020 නව අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂය සඳහා අධ්‍යයන කටයුතු ආරම්භ කිරීම
මානවශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජීය විද්‍යාපීඨයේ 2019/2020 අධ්‍යයන වර්ෂයේ පළමු සමාසිකයේ අධ්‍යයන වාරය 2020.05.11 වන දින සිට ආරම්භ කිරීමට තීරණය කර ඇත. ඒ ස‍ඳහා ලියාපදිංචි වීම MIS හරහා සිදු කෙරේ. (වැඩි විස්තර)
29/04/2020 20:00
Notice
ඔබ වෙනුවෙන් අපි…රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලීය මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජීය විද්‍යා පීඨ ශිෂ්‍ය ශිෂ්‍යාවනි
02/04/2020 16:00
Call for Papers
Calling papers for the 6th Ruhuna University International Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences (RUICHSS) - 15th October, 2020
31/03/2020 08:00
Notice
Message from the Vice Chancellor to all Students (English / Sinhala)
30/03/2020 11:00
Notice
මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජයීයවිද්‍යා පීඨයේ 4000 ස්ථලයේ ඉගෙනුම ලබන සියලුම ශිෂ්‍ය ශිෂ්‍යාවන් වෙත
29/03/2020 13:00
Notice
රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයේ මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජයීයවිද්‍යා පීඨයේ අධ්‍යයන/අධ්‍යයන සහායක/ අනධ්‍යන කාර්යය මණ්ඩලය සහ සිසුන් වෙත
26/03/2020 15:00
Remote Access to the Emerald online database using an Organization Access Number (OAN)
25/03/2020 14:00
Notice to fourth year students
All students of the fourth year are advised to continue their dissertation writing work during university holidays. Students can contact their supervisors through electronic media and obtain necessary guidance. Please note that the date of submission of final dissertation will not be extended.
20/03/2020 11:00
Notice for all Students
The faculty will be closed for academic activities for two weeks from 14th March 2020.
13/03/2020 15:00
Notice
Message from the Vice Chancellor to all Students (English / Sinhala)
30/03/2020 11:00
Notice
මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජයීයවිද්‍යා පීඨයේ 4000 ස්ථලයේ ඉගෙනුම ලබන සියලුම ශිෂ්‍ය ශිෂ්‍යාවන් වෙත
29/03/2020 13:00
Notice
රුහුණ විශ්වවිද්‍යාලයේ මානව ශාස්ත්‍ර හා සමාජයීයවිද්‍යා පීඨයේ අධ්‍යයන/අධ්‍යයන සහායක/ අනධ්‍යන කාර්යය මණ්ඩලය සහ සිසුන් වෙත
26/03/2020 15:00
Remote Access to the Emerald online database using an Organization Access Number (OAN)
25/03/2020 14:00
Notice to fourth year students
All students of the fourth year are advised to continue their dissertation writing work during university holidays. Students can contact their supervisors through electronic media and obtain necessary guidance. Please note that the date of submission of final dissertation will not be extended.
20/03/2020 11:00
Notice for all Students
The faculty will be closed for academic activities for two weeks from 14th March 2020.
13/03/2020 15:00
Notification of Class Start Date - Certificate Course of Hindi Language Proficiency
07/02/2020 11:00
Post of Trainee Computer Application Assistant (on Assignment Basis) (Closing Date: 15 February, 2020)
07/02/2020 11:00
Notice for all Students
Applying for the Examination of First Time and Repeat Student of 1000, 2000, and 3000 General/Special Level of the Academic Year 2018/2019
31/01/2020 14:00
Online Registration - Certificate Course of Tamil Language Proficiency (Deadline: 30th January, 2020)
23/01//2020 16:00
Notification of Class Start Schedule - Certificate Course of Tamil Language Proficiency
17/01//2020 10:00
Calling applications for Certificate Course of Hindi Language Proficiency (Closing Date: 24 January, 2020)
Notice   |   Application Form
13/01//2020 11:00
Post of Project Administrative Assistant (Full time) (Closing Date: 20 January, 2020)
10/01/2020 11:00
Calling applications for the Coordinator of Cultural Centre – University of Ruhuna (Deadline: 16 January, 2020)
09/01/2020 10:00
Calling applications for Gandhi Quiz Competition and Inter Faculty Short Drama Contest (Deadline: 15 January, 2020), Photo Contest and Competition for Short Videos (Deadline: 31 January, 2020)
07/01/2020 11:00
Notification of start date - Certificate Course of Tamil Language Proficiency
06/01/2020 11:00
The inauguration ceremony of the students for 2019/2020 Academic Year of the Faculty Humanities and Social Sciences will be held on the 30th of December 2019 in the Rabindranath Tagore Memorial Auditorium at 9.30 am.
27/12/2019 14:00
Guest Lecture on “Revisiting poverty discourse in south Asia” by Emeritus Professor Karori Singh organized by the Department of Public Policy will be held on 24th December 2019 at 2.00 pm at the Auditorium of the Department of Geography.
19/12/2019 12:45
Panel Discussion on Promoting Human Rights through Education organized by the Department of Public Policy will be held at the Auditorium of the Department of Geography on 19th December 2019 at 2.00 p.m.
17/12/2019 11:00
Professor R.M. Ranaweera Banda Memorial lecture, organized by the Department of Sociology will be held at the Prof. Ranaweera Banda Memorial Hall on 17th December 2019 at 2.00 p.m.
06/12/2019 14:45
Vacancy - Temporary Assistant Lecturer in Department of Economics (Closing Date:20-12-2019)
Notice  
03/12/2019 11:45
Calling applications for Certificate Course of Tamil Language Proficiency (Deadline: 24 December, 2019)
Notice   |   Application Form
27/11//2019 09:45
Notice for all Students
The scheduled semester examination of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is postponed due to the ongoing non academic staff strike. New dates will be notified later.
Dean
11/09/2019 11:50
Call for Extended Abstracts
Calling Extended Abstracts for the 17th Academic Sessions--04th March 2020, University of Ruhuna
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02/08/2019 10:00
Invitations are called from the undergraduates of the Faculty of H&SS to submit their creations for the Faculty of H&SS Sports Circle Logo Competition, open till 10th June 2019, winners will be awarded an Appreciation Certificate. For more details click here.....
29/05/2019 13:00
Notice to Students

Recommencement date of the academic activities of the faculty will be informed later. Students are advised to not come to hostels or the university until the university inform them.

Dean
04/05/2019 13:00
Urgent Notice to Students

Considering the prevailing situation of the country, the university is in the process of taking security precautions to clear the place physically of bomb threats and have an emergency plan in place before we recommence the academic work. As per the current plans we are preparing to recommence the academic activities on the 06th May 2019. However, the students should not come to hostels certainly until 05th May 2019.

Dean/Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
28/04/2019 10:00
Call for Extended Abstracts
Calling Extended Abstracts for the 4th Ruhuna Arts Students' Annual Session (RASAS)-27th September 2019, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
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25/04/2019 16:00
Academic Activities of the Faculty Temporary Suspended until further notice. Students are advised to stay in hostels and bording places. Canteens of all hostels remains open. Reopening date will be notified after monitoring the situation.
Dean

21/04/2019 17:00
Call for Research Papers
Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities Review (JSSHR) invites all prospective research scholars to submit their original quality manuscript for Vol. 4 Issue 1.Click here to submit your manuscript online
Vacancies for academic positions
Vacancies for the post of Temporary Lecturers in Social Statistics - Department of Economics (Closing Date: 22.03.2019)
Vacancies for the post of Temporary Assistant Lecturers in English - Department of English & Linguistics (Closing Date: 29.03.2019)
Vacancies for the post of Temporary Assistant Lecture - Department of Public Policy (Closing Date: 22.03.2019)
ERF News
Environmental Researchers’ Forum (ERF) conducted a tree plantation campaign at the Wellamadama main university premises on January 26, 2018 with the participation of many students, staff members and a few forest officers. More than 100 plants have been planted and there was a huge interest among students towards this. The ERF website was launched by Senior Professor P. Hewage, the Head of the Department of Geography. Dr Pradeep Nalaka Ranasinghe was the key speaker at the event.
Intensive course for new comers
The intensive course for the new batch of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences has commenced after the inauguration ceremony at the Faculty Auditorium on December 4, 2017.
Scholarships
UCalgary 50th Anniversary International Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships in Canada, 2018