Faculty of Management

The Faculty of Management at KIU is focused upon grooming, empowering, and guiding management graduates to possess the right attitude, leadership, and cooperativeness. A KIU management graduate will be smart in cognition, taking responsibility in serving tomorrow’s businesses with knowledge, skills, and research abilities.

The faculty of Management has structured its educational setting with the objective of giving the students the opportunity to learn from distinguished and skillful professors, lecturers, mentors and business industry experts, who are dedicated in helping them to achieve their goals.

The faculty aims to create graduates with outstanding personalities who will be accounting, marketing and human resource professionals in the respective fields of specialization. The degree program offered by our faculty in accounting, marketing and human resources are approved by Ministry of Higher Education and recognized by University Grant Commission in Sri Lanka.


Department of Human Resource

The Department of Human Resource Management aims to produce graduates who are equipped with the knowledge, skills, and best practices in the field of HRM. Further, the department is committed in inculcating values that would produce highly employable HRM graduates who possess both clarity and commitment who can successfully cater to the human capital needs of both the private and public sectors. We value the competitive strengths of academic leadership, expertise, research and industry exposure when educating students as HR professionals.

Department of Marketing

The Department of Marketing Management is dedicated in producing ethical marketers who will take the forefront in the Marketing Industry, both local and global. The Department aims on providing the students with comprehensive knowledge that would cover the fundamentals as well as the most intricate areas of marketing. The Marketing graduates of the Department of Marketing Management of KIU will be the best professional marketers an organization would require.

Department of Accounting

The Department of Accounting aims at empowering graduates with updated knowledge, skills and technicalities. Accounting undergraduates are facilitated with modern techniques and education, research and soft skill development with our expert academics. The Department has designed its knowledge delivery programme to produce graduates who will perform in leading roles in the finance and accounting sector with a strong ability for critical thinking, problem-solving and decision making.

Faculty Of Management

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

+94 (0)11 2741 878

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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Academic Staff

Ms. Lihini Mahawithana

BSc (Hons) Business Management (SUSL) (CIMA) (IBSL)

Ms. Chalini Asirini

BSc (Sp) Human Resource (USJP) 

Ms. Kushani Marapana

BBA (Sp) Accounting, (UOC) (ICASL) 

Ms. Oshadi Perera

MBA (Marketing)(USJP) (reading), BSc (Hons) Marketing Management (SUSL) CIM (UK) 

Dr. L.A.C. Sajeewanie 

PhD (MSU) (Malaysia) MBA (UoK), BSc Business Studies (Special) (Marketing) (SUSL) SLIDA (Colombo) OM/SLIM Practicing Marketer

Dr L. F. Dedunu Zoysa Gunathilaka

Phd (Management) (USJP) MSc (Management) (USJP), Bachelor (Rubber and plastic Technology – Polymer Science) Dip (Quality Management) (SLSI)

Prof. W.P. Gamini De Alwis

PhD (UK) MSc. (App Psycho) (Col) MPA (Sjp) (SL), PgD in Urban Development (India) PgD in Urban Development (Sri Lanka), BBA (VID) (SL) Diploma in Counseling (SLFI)

Dr Thilini Gamage

PhD (Marketing) (UoC), BSc (Hons) Management and Information Technology PgD (Marketing) (CIM) (UK) Dip (Marketing) (LCCI) (UK)

Dr. Sarath Buddhadasa

PhD (Management) (Infra-structure University) (Malaysia), PhD (Entrepreneurship) (PIBM) MBA (USJP) BSc (Arts) (UoP) Dip (Marketing) (NIBM)

Dr Nuradhi Kalpani


Dr Ushan Sampath

PhD (DPhil)

Prof. Thilakshi Kodagoda

PhD (Gendered moral rationalities in combining motherhood and employment) (University of Bradford), (UK) PGDip (Research Methods for the Social Sciences) (University of Bradford) (UK) MA(Commerce) (University of Punjab) (India) BCom (UoC)

Dr. W.S. Chandrasekara

DPhil, PgD (Development Studies & Public Policy), MSc (Sociology) BA (Sociology) (Hons)

Ms Buddhika Dharmarathna

MSc (Management), BBA (Management)

Ms. Saradhika Manjaree

MBA (HRM) (UoC), BSc (Agricultural Technology and Management) (University of Peradeniya)

Ms Nayana Priyadarshani

PhD (UoC) MBA (USJP), AdvDip (Management and Administration) BCom (Marketing Salesmanship and Publicity) (Special)

Mr. A. Kaviratne

MPhil (Linguistics) (UoK), MA (Linguistics) (UoK) BA (Special) (English) (UoK)

Mr Tharanga Jayashanka

BSc (Accountancy)(Special)(USJP)

Mr. Rangajeewa Herath

MMA (PIM) BSc Accountancy (special) (Hons) (USJP) CASL

Mr. Chinthaka Amila Kankanamge

MBA (UoC), ACA BSc Finance (special) (Hons) (USJP)

Mr. Damitha De Alwis

MBA (Finance) (Colombo), BBA (Economics) ACMA CGMA

Mr. Mahesh Ranawakaarachchi

MBA (Taxation) (USJP), BBMgt (Special) (Accountancy) (UoK) APII APFA CTA

Mr. Nalin Gamage

MAFE (UoC), BCom Sp. (Accountancy) Hons (USJP) CA Final (CASL)

Ms Dilrukshi Rajapaksha

MA (HRM) (UoK), PgD (HRM) (UoK) PgD (Human Resource Advancement) (UoC) National Dip (HRM) (CIPM)

Ms. Ishara Herath

Assistant Lecturer

Master of Economics Policy, National Graduate Institution for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan

Ms. Pamoda Thathsarani Edirisinghage


Bachelor of Science (Special) in Human Resource Management at University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Ms. Madhushi Sandupama Pathirana Hitihamilage


Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA),
Reading for Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Ms. Kankanige Oshadi Erangika Perera

Probationary Lecturer

Bachelor of Science Honors in Marketing Management Sabaragamuwa University, Reading for Master of Business Administrations in Marketing Management University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Ms. Thakshila Dushyanthi Petikiri Koralalage

Assistant Lecturer

Bachelor of Science Honors in Financial Management Degree