The Department of Finance warmly welcomes Dr.P.A.N.S. Anuradha, the new Head of the Department with effect from 06th August 2018. Dr.P.A.N.S. Anuradha is a Senior Lecturer attached to the Department of Finance from 2004 onwards.
The former Head of the Department, Senior Prof.D.B.P.H. Dissabandara, successfully completed his tenure of service as the Head for over three years from 2015 onwards. Similar to the previous Heads of the department, his contribution over his service period too is commendable to the success of the Department. Giving the top priority to the education of the students, Senior Prof. Dissabandara initiated many academic and non-academic events for the students of the department in order to improve their knowledge, skills and attitudes. Few of these events are, Annual Financial Literacy Survey, Annual campfire, Annual Research Conference of the students, Investment Day and Annual Inter-University Debating competition. Professor also organized many workshops and provided many opportunities for the development of the quality of the academic staff of the Department as well. Through these events, Senior Prof.Dissabandara paved the path for the Department of Finance to get connected with the industry participants and get the contribution of the corporate professionals to improve the quality of the Finance Degree holders.
The Department also congratulates the newly appointed Head, Dr.P.A.N.S. Anuradha and wish her all the best in captaining the Department of Finance to reach the pinnacle of success. The Department, together with the new Head, hopes to continue the journey they came so far and anchor its presence even more in the education as well as in the corporate sector.