Post Graduate Degrees

Master of Arts (One Year)


HIST  53015  -Theoretical and Institutional Development in Politics of Sri Lanka, up to 1600 AC

HIST  53025  -   Socio- Economic, Religious and Cultural Developments in Sri Lanka, up to 1600 AC

HIST  53035  -   Political and Socio- Economic Development in Modern Sri Lanka, from 1600 to 1948 AC

HIST  53045  -   Main Forces of Modern Europe, from 1760 to 1989 AC

HIST  53055  -   Political and Economic Developments in Independent Sri Lanka up to 2000 AC

HIST  53065  -   Evolution of Political Thought and Socio-Political Institutions in Ancient India and China

Master of Social Sciences (Two Years)


HIST  53015  -   Theoretical and Institutional Development in Politics of Sri Lanka, up to 1600 AC

HIST  53025  -   Socio- Economic, Religious and Cultural Developments in Sri Lanka, up to 1600 AC

HIST  53035  -   Political and Socio- Economic Development in Modern Sri Lanka, from 1600 to 1948 AC

HIST  53045  -   Main Forces of Modern Europe, from 1760 to 1989 AC

HIST  53055  -   Political and Economic Developments in Independent Sri Lanka up to 2000 AC

HIST  53065  -   Evolution of Political Thought and Socio-Political Institutions in Ancient India and China

HIST  6301W  -   Thesis

Master of Philosophy (Two Years)

 
The Master of Philosophy (MPhil.) programme is offered by the University of Kelaniya, under the auspices of Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS):
 
MPhil. applicants should submit a research proposal to FGS. This will be directed to the Faculty and department upon consideration by the Board of Study. A supervisor will be appointed by the Board of Study, based on the proposal and a presentation made by the applicant to the senior academics of the Faculty/department.
 
When the applicant is accepted as eligible for the MPhil, s/he becomes a candidate, the duration of study for an MPhil is two years, and the program consists mainly of research.
 
Progress reports need to be submitted to FGS via the supervisor, every 06 months.
 
Other requirements for the MPhil vary, according to the Faculty. In the Faculty of Social Sciences, the candidate has to make two presentations to the evaluation panel before submission of thesis. Thesis guidelines are given to each applicant once the eligibility criteria are accepted. The terms thesis and dissertation are interchangeable at the University of Kelaniya. Read more....

Doctor of Philosophy (Three Years)

 

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program is offered by the University of Kelaniya, under the auspices of the Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS):PhD applicants should submit a research proposal to FGS.

This will be directed to the Faculty and department upon consideration by the Board of Study. Supervisor/s will be appointed by the Board of Study, once the eligibility of the candidate is accepted, based on the proposal and a presentation made by the applicant to the senior academics of the Faculty/department.

The duration of study for a PhD is three years, with extensions possible, on recommendations by the supervisor/s. Progress reports need to be submitted to FGS via the supervisor, every 06 months.

Dissertation or thesis guidelines will be issued to the candidate once eligibility for a PhD is accepted. FGS encourages empirical research by its PhD candidates, so applicants should be prepared to conduct research, and not be depended solely on library sources or other secondary material. Read more....

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