Dr. P. A. N. S. Anuradha

Dr. P. A. N. S. Anuradha

Senior Lecturer 
B.Sc. Bus. Admin. (Special) (SJP); MBA (Finance) (Colombo)



  • Doctor of Philosophy in Finance (PhD),University of Colombo
  • Master of Business Administration (Finance),University of Colombo
  • B.Sc. Business Administration (Special) Degree, First Class, University of Sri Jayewardenepura


  • Certificate in Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers,Executive Program in Management,Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands
  • Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education,With the Accreditation of Staff and Educational Development Association, (SEDA), University of Colombo

Positions Held

  • Head, Department of Finance 2018 – 2022
  • Co-chair International Conference of Business Management -2018
  • Warden – Female hostels since 2015, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • Chief Examiner for (G.C.E) Advanced Level Examination, Evaluation- in Accounting Since 2005
  • Controller for (G.C.E) Ordinary Level Examination in Business and Accounting Studies, Since 2007

Area of Research Interest

  • The Capital Assets Pricing Anomalies
  • Investor Behaviors
  • Micro Finance


  • Value Relevance of Accounting Information in Explaining Stock Returns in Sri Lanka, International Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 12, No. 10; 2017
  • Momentum in security returns and Investor behavior Evidence from Sri Lanka, International Academic Research Journal of Economics and Finance, Vol. 05, Issue No 01. October 2017
  • “Momentum in security returns and Investor behavior: Evidence from Sri Lanka”, Proceedings of ARC 2016, 8th International Conference on Applied Research in Engineering and Management Science, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Academic Research Publishers, UAE
  • Revisiting the Momentum in Stock Returns: Evidence  from the Colombo Stock Exchange in Sri Lanka, (June 2014) Colombo Journal of Multi-Disciplinary Research.
  • The Conditional Relation between Beta and Returns: Evidence from Sri Lanka, Wayamba Journal of Management,  3rd Issue.

Courses Taught at the University

  • FIN 2321 Financial Management
  • FIN 4322 International Financial Management
  • FIN 4320 Research Methodology in Finance
  • FIN 4327 Entrepreneurial Finance

Other Interest

  • Music
  • Reading
  • Team work
  • Walking

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