Department of Accountancy and Finance

 

Message from Head of Department 

Dr. Athula Gnanapala

 Professor DAI Dayaratne

 

 


Welcome to the Department of Accountancy & Finance, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.

The Department of Accountancy & Finance is one of the oldest Departments of Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, established in 1996. Currently, the Department offers two degree programmes, namely the Bachelors (Honours) Financial Management and Bachelors (Honours) Banking & Insurance. The Department has the highest demand among freshers in every year and currently, we have more than 400 undergraduates in both degree programmes. Every year the department produces more than 100 graduates who are employable under any capacity. We have qualified pool of academic staff with relevant educational qualifications and work experience in Finance, Banking and Insurance disciplines. They are also actively involved in research in their interest fields.

Graduates of our Department have an excellent employment record and on average, over 80% of them find their jobs soon after their graduation. Over the two decades, our graduates have played an important leadership role in the Accounting, Finance, and Banking & Insurance profession as well as in other business sectors, including the public sector organizations.