Welcome to the Faculty of Graduate Studies of University of Jaffna. The faculty is committed to offer postgraduate programs with high standard in all the disciplines to satisfy the educational thirst of the society.
Excelling in Postgraduate Teaching, Research and Dissemination is the driving theme of the faculty. The faculty is recommencing its activities at Vavuniya Center and it is taking initiatives to establish a Center at Kilinochchi as well. The Faculty will offer more need-based courses and assists postgraduate research and dissemination under the dynamic leadership of the Vice-Chancellor, Snr.Prof.Vasanthy Arasaratnam.
We are taking initiatives to offer postgraduate certificate, diploma and higher diploma courses in near future. Also initiatives are already being taken to offer science based postgraduate courses to meet the demand of the teachers and administrators. The rules and regulations of FGS is under revision based on the Sri Lanka Quality Frame Work and will be implemented soon.
The Faculty is establishing Alumni of FGS to be a strong pillar for the development of FGS. The modification and construction of the top floor (4th floor) will facilitate the conferences, Seminar and other presentations. A branch library will also be established to facilitate the postgraduate students for their reference. Video conferencing facility will be established to connect the world with FGS-UoJ. Initiatives are being taken to develop collaborative research and teaching activities with local and foreign Institutes and Universities. Further initiatives are taken to establish Scholarships and Awards to the best performers of the postgraduate programs as an incentive to produce high quality graduates. With the blessings of the Almighty and elderly people, the faculty will do its best through a dynamic team work.
Professor in Agricultural Biology
Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies