The Faculty of Social Sciences - About FQAC

The Quality Assurance cell of the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya established in 2016 according to the guidelines given by the Quality Assurance Council of the University Grant Commission (UGC) based on Circular 04/2015. FQA Coordinating all quality assurance-related activities in the faculty in liaison with the Quality Assurance Center of the University. The FQAC promotes faculty-level best practices to enhance the quality of the academic programmes offered by the Faculty of Social Sciences and maintain a quality learning environment for all students and the staff of the faculty. It also works with other related stakeholders including non-academic staff to coordinate quality assurance activities and maintain the quality of teaching learning and administrative process.

Committee Members

Prof. Sudharmawathie, Department of History
Prof. Sudharmawathie, Department of History
Dr. N. Sakalasooriya<br>Department of Geography
Dr. N. Sakalasooriya
Department of Geography
Dr. Charika Wickramaratna<br>Department of Sports Science & Physical Education
Dr. Charika Wickramaratna
Department of Sports Science & Physical Education
Dr. Sampath Rajapakshe<br>Department of Political Science
Dr. Sampath Rajapakshe
Department of Political Science
Dr. Chamila Siriwardhana<br>Department of Philosophy
Dr. Chamila Siriwardhana
Department of Philosophy
Dr. K.R.N. Harshani<br>Department of Library & Information Science
Dr. K.R.N. Harshani
Department of Library & Information Science
Mr. Dammika Bandara Herath<br>Department of Mass Communication
Mr. Dammika Bandara Herath
Department of Mass Communication
Mrs. Indika Rajapakshe<br>Department of Sociology
Mrs. Indika Rajapakshe
Department of Sociology
Mrs. Sandesha Perera<br>Department of International Studies
Mrs. Sandesha Perera
Department of International Studies
Mr. Gayan Pitigala<br>Department of Information Technology
Mr. Gayan Pitigala
Department of Information Technology
Ms. Dilushi Kodithuwakku<br>Department of Social Statistics
Ms. Dilushi Kodithuwakku
Department of Social Statistics
Ms. Umanga Rammungoda<br>Department of Archeology
Ms. Umanga Rammungoda
Department of Archeology

Roles and Responsibilities

The Committee of the FQAC shall be responsible for

  • establishing its own internal policies and procedures, and maintaining and
  • monitor the required standards of;
  1. curriculum revision
  2. program delivery
  3. student assessment
  4. student and peer evaluation of teaching,
  5. key performance indicators,
  6. operational procedures with respect to governance and management.
  • organizing workshops, awareness programs, seminars, and training programs for students, and academic and non-academic staff members of the faculty to enhance the quality of the teaching-learning process
  • conducting surveys to get feedback from students, staff, and other stakeholders and submitting recommendations to the Faculty Board based on the responses to continuously improve the quality of the teaching-learning process
  • facilitating and promoting good practices followed by other faculties/institutes
  • preparing QA-related guidelines, manuals, and evaluation forms for the faculty


Faculty of Social Sciences,
University of Kelaniya,
Sri Lanka.

Tel : 011 2903802 (Direct line)


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