DEPARTMENT OF OCEANOGRAPHY AND MARINE GEOLOGY


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Staff - Dean's Office

ACADEMIC STAFF

Head of the Department

Senior Lecturer
U_Premarathne

Dr. Upul Premarathne

B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology (Peradeniya, SL)
M.Sc. (NTNU, Norway)
Ph.D. (Hokkaido University, Japan)
Chartered Geologist (Institute of Geology, SL)


Senior Lecturer


PN_Ranasinghe

Dr. Pradeep Nalaka Ranasinghe

B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology (Peradeniya, SL)
M.Phil (Peradeniya, SL)
Ph.D (Kent State University, USA)
PG.Dip in Archaeology (Kelaniya, SL)

Senior Lecturer


PBTP_Kumara

Dr. P B Terney Pradeep Kumara

B.Sc. (Hons) in Zoology (Ruhuna, SL)
PhD (Kalmar, Sweden)
-- on sabbatical Leave--
 

Lecturer


RGA_Iroshanie

Mrs. R G Anushika Iroshanie

B.Sc. (Hons) in Fisheries Biology (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. (Bodo, Norway)
-- Reading for PhD (China) --

Lecturer


RMGN_Thilakarathna

Miss. R M G N Thilakarathna

B.Sc. (Hons) in Zoology (Peradeniya, SL)
--Reading for PhD (Australia)--
 
 


Lecturer

GRL_Kodikara

Mr. Gayantha R. L. Kodikara

B.Sc.(Hons) in Geology (Peradeniya, SL)
M.Sc. (ITC, Netherlands)
M.Tech. (Institute of Remote Sensing, India)
 
 

Lecturer (Probationary)

KH_Niroshana

Mr. K Hashan Niroshana

B.Sc. (Special) Oceanography and Marine Geology (Ruhuna, SL)
M.Sc. in Marine and Lacustrine Sciences & Management
(Vrrje Universiteit Brussels, University of Ghent, University of Antwerp, Belgium)

TEMPORARY ACADEMIC STAFF


Demonstrator

Demo

Mr. Mudith Weerabaddana

B.Sc. ( special ) Oceanography and Marine Geology (Ruhuna, SL)
 
 

Demonstrator

Demo

Ms. S T Jaliyagoda

B.Sc. in Statistics and Operations Research(Peradeniya,SL)
 
 

Demonstrator

Demo

Mr. Asaithamby Dushyendra

B.Sc. ( special ) Oceanography and Marine Geology (Ruhuna, SL)
 
 

Demonstrator

Demo

Ms. G B M Rathnamali

B.Sc. ( special ) Oceanography and Marine Geology (Ruhuna, SL)
 
 


Demonstrator

Demo

Mr. M A Kishan Peiris

B.Sc. (Special) Oceanography and Marine Geology (Ruhuna, SL)
 
 

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NON ACADEMIC STAFF


Technical Officer


TO

Mr. A H Ruwan Samantha

 
 

Laboratory Attendant


LabAtt

Mr. K G Amila Sampath

 
 

Office Assistant


OffAss

Mr. N K Liyanage

 
 

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Department of Oceanography and Marine Geology is a multidisciplinary department dedicated to discover and disseminate knowledge on coastal zones, oceans, ocean floor and atmosphere and marine resources. The Department provides knowledge related to processes and interactions among oceans, atmosphere, biosphere and geosphere by collecting, analyzing, and modeling large data sets to solve important complex problems of short, medium and long-term concern to the society. Students access the opportunity to learn marine issues in classroom and to develop their skills by engaging in research conducted in inshore, ashore and offshore. Our mission requires action in three principal roles, teaching, research and outreach.

The Department conduct interdisciplinary research in the ocean and on its boundaries, maintain advanced library and laboratory facilities and sound collaborations with various universities and marine science institutes all over the world. Outreach: The Department serve its constituents by providing, education and guidance about the ocean environment, awareness programs for the community and by enhancing the general economic and intellectual well-being of society.


HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT CONTACTS
   Dr. Upul Premarathne
B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology (Peradeniya, SL)
M.Sc. (NTNU, Norway)
Ph.D. (Hokkaido University, Japan)
Chartered Geologist (Institute of Geology, SL)
Department of Oceanography and Marine Geology
Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences & Technology
University of Ruhuna
Wellamadama
Matara (81000)
Sri Lanka

+94(0) 41 2227026 | +94(0) 2222681 - ext 5112
E-mail: premarat@yahoo.com

Fisheries and
Aquaculture

Department of Fisheries & Aquaculture is one of the three Departments within the Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences & Technology, which conducts the courses related to all fields

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Limnology and
Water Technology

Department of Limnology and Water Technology is one of the three departments in the faculty that conducts graduate & undergraduate courses and research in the

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Oceanography and
Marine Geology

Department of Oceanography and Marine Geology is a multidisciplinary department dedicated to discover and disseminate knowledge on coastal zones, oceans, ocean

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We Are

" National centre of excellence for fisheries and marine sciences "

OUR VISION

Our vision is to be the centre of excellence for fisheries and marine sciences & technology education in Sri Lanka, to produce scholars to help the country's economic development through sustainable utilization of fish and other inland & marine aquatic resources.


OUR MISSION

In pursuit of its vision Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences & Technology will strive to produce outstanding internationally accredited graduates in the fields of Fisheries, Aquaculture, Oceanography & Limnology who are innovate, analytical, adaptable, with capabilities of life-long learning and research, dedicated to community service and are capable of building international collaborations, to contribute to the advancement of scholarship and the enrichment of education, socioeconomics, environment and resources of the country with special reference to fisheries and aquatic resources & environments.

Highlights

All Recent News & Events


* The 15th Academic Sessions and 14th Vice Chancellor`s Awards Ceremony (7th March 2018 @ Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences & Technology) [Read More]

* Orator of the year competition 2017 [Read More]

* Revised Academic Calendar for the Academic Year 2017

* Launched Magazine of Soft Skill Society & Photographic Exhibition      [Read More]

* Beach Cleaning Pragramme [Read More]

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