Department of Psychology

The Department of Psychology is committed in creating and sustaining conditions that will enable all our students to experience an unparalleled education journey that is intellectually, socially, and personally transformative. The department focuses on developing both the subject specific skills and the generic skills of the students and is dedicated in producing graduates who can cater to the requirements of the rapidly developing world. The ultimate goal of the department is to empower the students with the knowledge, attitudes, and the skills so that the students can become the best in the fields they select one day.

Academic Achievements

The academics of the Department of Psychology are engaged in a development oriented research project that won the World bank grant through the AHEAD project.

Faculty Of Health Sciences

Department Of Psychology

No.249/1 Malabe Road,
Thalangama North,
Koswatta, Battaramulla,
Colombo,
10120,
Sri Lanka.

+94 (0)11 2741 878 | Ext: 508
psychology@kiu.ac.lk

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Social Info

Career Guidance

Academic Staff

Mr. L.M. Dilantha Deva Adithiya

Head of the Department / Probationary Lecturer

B.Sc. (Hons) in Psychology, MSc. In Clinical and Health Psychology

Ms.Ahamad Salman Amathullah

Acting Assistant Head / Assistant lecturer

MSc in Clinical and Health Psychology (UWL) (Reading), BSc (Hons) in Psychology (KIU), BA (UoP)

Ms.Hashini Imesha Madurangi

Assistant Lecturer

BSc (Hons) in Psychology