Student Counseling Service

The student counseling service of University of Ruhuna provides services and programmes which promote the personal development and psychological well-being of students. It also helps to develop a conducive environment to maximize students` educational attainments. Students will have the opportunity to privately and confidentially discuss their various psychological, social and financial issues or any other difficulty they face during their university education with the student counselors and obtain advices. Students will be directed to the professional psychological counselor of the University whenever needed.

The University has appointed a Senior Student Counselor for the University and Deputy Senior Student Counselors & number of Student Counselors for each faculty to maintain student counseling activities under the guidance of Deputy Vice Chancellor. Most of the student counselors have undergone special trainings on counseling and they have been directed through a Student Counselor guide.

An external Professional Counselor has been appointed to provide services for needy students and staff and he is available in every Tuesday from 1 .00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m at the Medical Center of the University. Information of the Senior Student Counselor and Deputy Senior Student Counselors appointed for each Faculty is as follows;

Senior Student Counselor, Deputy Senior Student Counselors


Name

Designation

Department and Faculty

Period of Service

Contacts No

Professor E.P.S. Chandana

Senior Student Counselor,
University of Ruhuna

Department of Zoology,
Faculty of Science

2017.06.23 -
2018.06.22

0775909665
epschandana@zoo.ruh.ac.lk

Dr. T.M. Rengarasu

Senior Lecture

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

2017.02.10 – 2018.02.09

0773114097

Dr. S.Wanniarachchi

Senior Lecture

Department of Chemistry,
Faculty of Science

2017.06.23 -
2018.06.22

041-2222682

Dr. D.L.C. Kumari Fonseka

Senior Lecture

Department of Crop Science,
Faculty of Agriculture

2017.06.14 –
2018.06.13

0718327109

Mr. K.H.M. Ashoka Deepananda

Lecture

Dept of Fisheries & Aquaculture,
Faculty of FMST

2016.10.01 –
2017.09.31

ashoka@fish.ruh.lk

Dr. (Mr.) Y.A.M.B. Manawansha

Senior Lecture

Department of Management & Entreprenrurship,
Faculty of Management & Finance

2017.09.01-
2018.08.31

0716086608

Dr. D.L.A.H. Shammika

Lecture

Dept of Public Policy,
Faculty of H&SS

2016.07.01 –
2017.06.30

0718186934

Dr.C.J. Wijesingha

Senior Lectur

Department of Anatomy,
Faculty of Medicine

2016.07.01
2017.06.30

0777902346

Dr. (Mr).B.L.S. Thilakarathna

Senior Lectur

Department of Engineering Technology,
Faculty of Technology

2016.10.13 -
2017.10.12

0777902346

Faculty of Agriculture - Student counselors


Name Designation Department Period of Service Cont. No

Dr.(Mrs.) P.A.B.N. Perumpuli

Senior Lecturer

Dept. of Food Science and Technology

2017.06.14 -
2018.06.13
041-2292200
Dr.(Mrs.) G.C. Samaraweera Senior Lecturer Dept. of Agricultural Economics

2017.08.16 -
2018.08.15

071-8387487
DR. D. Senarathn Senior Lecturer Dept. of Animal Science

2017.08.16 -
2018.08.15

071-8953048
Mrs.K.N.N. De Silva Lecturer Dept. of Agricultural Economics

2017.05.24 -
2018.05.23

041-2292200
Mrs.M.G.G Awanthi Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Agricultural Engineering 2017.05.24 -
2018.05.23
077-2548252
Mr.P.C.D. Perera Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Agricultural Biology

2017.05.24 -
2018.05.23

071-2154686

Ms.W.T.V. Thathsaranee

Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Food Sceince and Technology 2017.05.24 -
2018.05.23
 

Mr.W.B.M.A.C. Bandara

Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Agricultural Engineering

2017.05.24 -
2018.05.23

 

Ms.T.D.P. Liyanage

Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Soil Science

2017.05.24 -
2018.05.23

 
Faculty of H&SS- Student counselors


Name Designation Department Period of Service Cont. No

Mr. K.A. Samitha Udayanga

Prob. Lecturer

Dept. of Sociology

2017.09.06-2018.09.05 071-6376070
Dr. S.L.J. Fernando Senior Lecturer Dept. of Geography

2017.09.06-2018.09.05

071-9178190
Mrs. A.J. Jayasekara Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Economics

2017.09.06-2018.09.05

077-7063530
Rev. Thaldena Ariyawimala Senior Lecturer Dept . of Pali & Bhuddhist

2017.02.01-2018.02.01

071-8036899
Mr. M.S.M.L. Karunarathne Lecturer Dept. of Geography 2017.02.01-2018.02.01 071-8345238
Dr. Thilak Wijesundara Senior Lecturer Dept. of Sociology

2017.02.01 -2018.02.01

071-2154686

Mr. P.N. Rathnayake

Senior Lecturer Dept of English and Linguistics 2017.02.01 -2018.02.01 071-4469536

Dr. I.R. Akurugoda

Senior Lecturer Dept. of Public Policy

2017.02.01 -2018.02.01

071-8999060

Dr. H.I.G.C. Kumara

Senior Lecturer Dept. of Geography

2017.02.01 -2018.02.01

071-4469539
Mr. Sumudu Walakulage Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Public Policy 2017.02.01 -2018.02.01 071-6362036
Ms. Nethranjalee Dissanayake Prob. Lecturer Dept of English and Linguistics 2017.02.01 -2018.02.01  
Dr. A.A.R. Priyanka Senior Lecturer Dept . of Pali & Bhuddhist 2017.02.01 -2018.02.01 071-3057031
Mrs. L.S. Karunarathne Lecture Dept of Sinhala 2017.02.01 -2018.02.01 077-4440098
Ms. H.Nadeeka De Silva Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Sociology 2017.02.01 -2018.02.01 077-2258281
Faculty of Science- Student counselors


Name Designation Department Period of Service Cont. No

Dr. N. Yapage

Senior Lecturer

Dept. of Mathematics

2017.01.11-2018.01.10 041-2222681/2 ext.4201
Dr.Y.M.A.L.W. Yapa Lecturer Dept of Chemistry

2016.11.09-2017.11.08

041-2222681/2
Dr. H.A.D.S.D. Perera Senior Lecturer Dept. of Physics 2016.11.09-2017.11.08  
Dr. N.M. Wickramage Senior Lecturer Dept. of Physics 2016.11.09-2017.11.08  
Prof. M.P.K.S. De Silva Professor Dept. of Zoology 2016.11.09-2017.11.08 041-2222681/2 ext.4703
Dr. B.G.S.A. Pradeep Lecturer Dept. of Mathematics 2016.11.09-2017.11.08 041-2222681/2
Dr. H.D. Jayasekara Lecturer Dept of Chemistry 2016.11.19-2017.11.08 041-2222681/2 ext.4411
Faculty of Management - Student counselors


Name Designation Department Period of Service Cont. No

Dr. M.W. Indrani

Senior Lecturer

Dept of Accounting & Finance

2017.09.01-2018.08.31 071-4084802

Dr. Y.A.M.B.Manawansha

Senior Lecturer Dept of Accounting & Finance 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 071-6086608
Mrs. H.A.C. Jeewanthi Senior Lecturer Dept of Accounting & Finance 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 071-9148530

Mr. A.B. Sirisena

Lecturer Dept. of Marketing 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 041-2222681/2 ext:3921

Mrs. P.D.S.D. Rodrigo

Prob.Lecturer Dept. of Management & Enter. 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 041-2222681/2 ext:3931
Mrs. M.G.M. Dilrukshi Lecturer Dept. of Management & Enter:, 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 077-6101009

Mr. M.N.M. Nishmi

Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Marketing 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 077-2209206
Mr. G.K.C. Jeewantha Prob. Lecturer Dept of Accounting & Finance 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 071-6455553
Mr. W.T.M.T. De Silva Prob. Lecturer Dept. of Marketing 2017.09.01-2018.08.31 077-3603140