Funded Research

Name of the Researcher

Department

Title of the Project 

Granting Organization

Ms. LMCS. Menike

Accountancy and Finance

The Effect of Macroeconomic and non Macroeconomic variables on stock returns in emerging Sri Lankan Stock Market.

 

NCAS under UGC

HMS Priyanath

Social Sciences

An empirical study of problems and potentials of small and medium enterprises in Sri Lanka: A case Study on Rathnapura District.

 

National Centre for Advance Studies (NCAS) UGC

M Sunil Shantha

Social Sciences

The impact of Grass-root organizations on economic development of rural sector in Sri Lanka: A case study on Uva province.

 

National Centre for Advance Studies (NCAS) UGC

KVD Edirisooriya Menike

 

Social Sciences

 

Disaster Vulnerability of Rathnapura District: Application of Geographical Information Systems for disaster management.

 

National Centre for Advance Studies (NCAS) UGC

 

KPL Nishantha

 

Social Sciences

 

Environmental and socio-economic changes effected by the renovation of small tanks in the dry zone in Sri Lanka: A case study in Buttala D.S. Division

National Centre for Advance Studies (NCAS) UGC

Prof. JWD Somasundara

Mr. NNKP Withanage

 

Social Sciences

 

 

Problems and Prospects of Telecommunications Services in the Rathnapura District.

 

Telecommunications Regulatory commissions of Sri Lanka.

Ms. N.S.D. Paranavithana

Languages

 

Doctoral studies at the University of Bonn in Germany

NCAS under UGC

Mr. W.M. Ariyaratne

Languages

 

A Contrastive study of word order in Sinhala and English

NCAS under UGC

 

Prof. Mahinda Rupasinghe

Natural Resources

 

Crop raiding pattern and use of crops by Asian elephant in a human-dominated Landscape in SE Sri Lanka

Pro-Natura Foundation
Japan

Dr. P Kodituwakku

Natural Resources

Deceptive alarm calling by the Crested Drongo (Dicrurus pradiseus lophorhinus) in mixed – species flocks of the Sinharaja World Heritage Reserve.

National Science Foundation
Sri Lanka

Dr. E L T Hewawasam

Natural Resources

Measuring erosion rates in the central highlands of Sri Lanka using river load gauging and cosmogenic nuclide concentrations in fluvial sediments

National Science Foundation
Sri Lanka