The DEMV, is the sole institution producing graduates in Real Estate Management and Valuation in Sri Lanka for more than three decades. Having acquired this long-standing experience, the department has realized the necessity of postgraduate education in the field. In this context, DEMV wishes to extend its education and research opportunities through Postgraduate Programmes.

The Department of Estate Management and Valuation conducts  a Master of Science in Real Estate Management and Valuation Degree (M.Sc. in REMV) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Real Estate Management and Valuation (PG Dip in REMV).

These programmes are particularly designed for graduates and practitioners engaged in Real Estate Management and Valuation and graduates in other allied fields, who wish to improve their knowledge and competencies.

Aims and Objectives of Postgraduate Degree Programmes

  1. To provide opportunities for graduates and practitioners to obtain postgraduate qualifications in Real Estate Management and Valuation.
  2. To enhance skills which are highly applicable to a range of occupational and professional competencies in Real Estate Management and Valuation.
  3. To promote research in Real Estate Management and Valuation.
  4. To nurture further potentials and strengths of the department for the development of the country.

Programme Duration

The duration of the M.Sc. in REMV degree program is two (02) academic years consisting six (06) equal terms.

The duration of the PG Dip in REMV program is one (01) academic year consisting three (03) equal terms.

Academic Staff

  • Senior Professor (Chair) R.G.Ariyawansa
    B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Valuation (Sp.) (SJP) M.Sc. in Management (SJP), M.Sc. Development Planning (University College London), PhD ( SJP)
  • Professor (Mrs). K.G.P.K.Weerakoon ( Post Graduate Course Coordinator)
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Valuation (Sp.) (SJP), PG. Dip. Urban Development (Moratuwa); M.Sc. Human Settlement Planning (AIT, Thailand); FITP (SL), PGC (ITC Netherland); AIV(SL)
  • Dr.(Mrs) T.G.U.P.Perera (Head of the Department)
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP); CIMA, (UK)
     M.Sc. Urban Engineering , Japan
  • Professor (Mrs) D.S.R.Samarasinghe
    B.Sc. Bus. Admin (sp) (SJP), PG. Dip. Marketing, M.Sc. Bus Admin, (SJP), PG (Dip) PhD (SJP)
  • Professor S.S.M. De Silva
     B.A (sp) (Vidyodaya), MA (SJP), PG(Dip) (Land Sett. & Dev) (Colombo), LLB (Colombo), LLM (Colombo), Attorney at Law
  • Dr.(Mrs). N.C. Wickramaarachchi
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Valuation (Sp.) SJP, M.Sc. T&CP (Moratuwa), PhD (Colombo) ,FITP (SL),AIREV (SL); AIV(SL); MRICS (UK)
  • Professor (Mrs).U.A.D.P.Gunawardana
    B.Sc.(Hons), PhD (Edinburgh), M.l.Biol(SL)
  • Dr.(Mrs) R.P.C.R. Rajapakshe
     B.Sc. Bus. Admin (sp) (SJP); MBA (Colombo), MBA (Wakayama), PhD (Ritsumeikan)
  • Professor P.D. Nimal
     B.Sc. Bus. Admin (sp) (SJP) MBA (PIM of SJP), MBA and PhD(University of Shiga, Japan)
  • MR. H M Premathilake
     B.Sc. Est.Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP); M.Phil.Agri.Econ (Peradeniya); Diploma in Valuation
    (CTC); ARVA (UK); FIV (Sri Lanka); MRICS (UK)
  • Dr. J N Hettiarachchi
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP) ; Diploma in Valuation (CTC); Bachelor of Law; M.Sc.
    Project Management (Moratuwa); FIV (Sri Lanka); MIQS (Sri Lanka)
  • Dr. Prathap Kaluthanthri
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP); DipM (UK); MRICS (UK)
     MBA PIM (Sri Lanka)
  • Mr. Terans Gunawardhana
    B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Valuation (Sp.) SJP. M.Sc. (SJP),M.Sc. (UOM), AIV(SL)(Prob); AIREV (SL); AM (PRRES)
  • Dr.(Mrs) H.M. Lakshi Karunarathne

B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Val. Special (SJP); PhD (UNSW), MEM (Colombo), MBA (PIM, USJ)

  • Mr. D. Prathapasingha
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt. & Valuation (Sp.) (SJP), MBA (Wales), PG Dip (Colombo), Diploma in Real Estate (Reading) MRICS (UK)
  • Mr. B.A.Jayananda
    BA (SJP), M.Sc. (ITC Netherlands)
  • Mrs. Indu Weerasoori
    BA (Colombo), M.Sc. (University College London), PGDip (Moratuwa), PGDip (University College London), FITP (SL)
  • Mr. P.W. Senaratne
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt and Val (sp) (Colombo), M Sc (Canterbury) MRICS (UK), FIV (SL)
  • Mr. E.M.R.U.B. Dorakumbura
     B.Sc. Est. Mgt and Val (sp) , M Sc (T&CP), cERT (ULM), MRICS (UK), FIREV (SL), MITP-SL, MSLEA
  • Dr. Nirmal De Silva
    MBA (Australia), PhD in Philosophy, PG Dip Marketing (CIM, UK), FCIM (UK), Certified Management Accountant (Australia), Reading DBA (Philippines), Chartered Marketer (UK), BBusMgt (Australia), Master Project Manager (USA), FABE (UK), FinstAM (UK), MinstSMM (UK), FCPM (Sri Lanka), MSLIM (Sri Lanka), FAAPM (USA)