The Students’ Association of Finance (SAF), is a part of one of the most prominent and leading departments of the Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce (FMSC) of University of Sri Jayewardenepura. The Department of Finance was established in 2002 in the FMSC with the intention of conducting the B.Sc. (Special) Finance degree program.
The Department of Finance established the Students’ Association of Finance (SAF) to encourage interaction among students in the Department and has made every effort to improve the value of undergraduates in Finance. The SAF supports the Department’s aims while also expecting to initiate and sustain extracurricular events to promote and facilitate personality development, leadership skill development, and to foster harmony among students from various cultures.
“To create a competent, vibrant undergraduate to give utmost contribution to the world of Finance and face any challenge in the fields of Finance and Management”
- To facilitate career development of the members of SAF.
- To provide welfare facilities to the members of SAF.
- To build & maintain a sound relationship with the corporate sector locally as well as globally.
- To encourage & facilitate students to actively participate in the Financial Markets.
- To uplift the quality & value of research and training.
- To encourage members in the involvement of Communal activities.
Why are we special?
Department of Finance has been the gateway to success for over 3,500 undergraduates, in its illustrious history of over 20 years of academic excellence, elevated to a fully-fledged degree programme in recognition of the growing demand for finance specialists, which has been created by the unprecedented growth in financial markets and institutions both in Sri Lanka and abroad over the recent years.
The Department of Finance has been maintaining close relationships with Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), commercial banks, stock brokering companies, fund management companies, insurance companies and other financial institutions. Further, the Department has been maintaining very productive relationships with major professional bodies relevant to the discipline of finance.
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