Prof. D N Samudrage

Prof. D N Samudrage


Prof. D N Samudrage

Professor in Accounting

B.Com (Sp.) (SJP); MSc. (SJP); MEcon. (Japan); PhD (Japan)


Contact Details

Tel: 2801297 (Dept. of Accounting)



Teaching Interests

  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Management Control Systems
  • Contemporary Issues in Management Accounting



Research Interests

  • Management Control Systems
  • Management Control Systems and Strategic Change
  • Beyond Budgeting
  • Balanced Scorecard


Research Publications/Presentations

  • The Relationship between Budget Participation and Job Performance: A Study on Budget Adequacy and Organizational Commitment. (Working Paper Series, No.05-09, Faculty of Economics, Wakayama University, Japan)


  • Relationship between Strategy and Management Control Systems: Case of a Privatized Telecommunication Company in Sri Lanka. (Meijo Review, 2007 November)


  • A Comparative Study between Japan and Sri Lanka on the Relationship between Budget Participation and Job Performance: Budget Adequacy and Organizational Commitment as Intervening Variables, 50th Anniversary Academic Conference, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2009


  • Beyond budgeting in the information age: A case study on a subsidiary of a multinational corporation in Sri Lanka, Research Symposium, Faculty of management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2011


  • Fostering economic bottom line through social sustainability (industrial safety): the case of a mining company,  2015 Global Conference of Environmental and Sustainability Management Accounting Network (EMAN), Sri Lanka, 2015



Books and Chapters



Publications in Professional Journals/Magazines, etc

  • Writing a Research Proposal: A guideline for undergraduate level students, Accounting Panorama, Issue 1, 2009


  • Budgeting, Better budgeting and Beyond Budgeting: Where are we?, The Professional Manager, Postgraduate Institute of Management, 2014