Member Composition

a. Ex-officio Members:

            Vice Chancellor

            Deans of the Faculties

            Chairpersons of all postgraduate Boards of Study

            Chairpersons of Faculty Research and Higher Degrees Committees

            One Representative from each Faculty


            Directors of Computer Unites


b. Two members nominated from the Senate (Should be Senior Lecturers or above)*

c. Two eminent researchers with postgraduate qualifications from outside organizations*

d. In attendance:


            Senior Assistant Registrar (Examination)


The Chairman of the committee is selected from among the members of the committee.


Secretary:To be elected from above membership

Latest News

  • New Progress Report Format +

    The revised “Progress Report Format” for the Postgraduate Research Degrees (M.Phil. and PhD) of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, which is effective from 21 June 2017. Please refer to the download section.


    SENIOR RESEARCHER AWARD - 2016 Prof. Udith K. Jayasinghe-Mudalige, the Chair Professor of Dept. of Agribusiness Management, has been awarded the ‘Most Outstanding Senior Researcher – 2016’ of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (WUSL) in the Wayamba University Annual Research Congress held recently. Read More
  • New Thesis Preparation Guides +

    New thesis preparation guidelines have been approved by the Senate and Higher Degrees Committee. See the download section of this page for more information.
  • Amendments to The By-Laws +

    The By Laws of Postgraduate Research Degrees No. 01 of 2014” for Post Graduate Research Degrees of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka have been updated. 

    Please check the "By laws" in the main menu.

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