The Department of Public Administration organized the second Undergraduate Research Day on 04th September 2017. The main objective of this Research Conference was to encourage and appreciate students for the research and allow them to experience the value of research as undergraduates. 09 selected research papers were presented by the final year students based on their dissertations. The papers in the proceedings were subjected to a peer-reviewing process under the senior academics of various academic disciplines of the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce. The Department deeply appreciates their valuable contribution and assistance in making this research session an academically rewarding experience for all the participants. Also, the Department believes that these research findings will enable to address various issues in the field of Social Sciences and Management in particular. Mr. H.T. Kamal Pathmasiri, The Secretary, Ministry of Provincial Councils and Local Government delivered an excellent keynote speech which made our audience enlightened.