SUSL Staff Directory

Mrs. WAWS Rupasinghe

Lecturer (prob.)


BSc. (Hons) in Sport Sciences and Management - Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka - 2013

Diploma in Exercise and Sports Sciences - University of Peradeniya - 2013



I was graduated from Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka with a Second class (Upper division) degree in 2013.  I am currently working as a Lecturer in Sport Sciences and Management attached to the Department of Sports Sciences and Physical Education. I am currently teaching into the courses related to the Fundamental Motor Skills, Bio-Mechanics, Sport Facility Design, Success in Sports, Test and Measurement, and Sport Media and Marketing. 

Currently, I am doing an MPhil at Faculty of Graduate Studies in Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka to obtain postgraduate qualification.

Membership of Professional Bodies/Associations

Technical Officer (Grade IV) Athletic Association of Sri Lanka

Research Interests

Performance Analysis

Physical Activity

Sport and leisure Organization

Sport Psychology

Sport Nutrition

Current Research Projects

Impact of Energy balance and Physical activity level on Body composition and Physical fitness of the Sport Sciences Undergraduates in Sri Lanka

Recent Publications

Rupasinghe W.A.W.S., Perera T.S.H., and Sriharan S. 2014. Trends in competitive state anxiety and shooting accuracy in Gampaha district school level Netball shooters (abstract),3rd International Conference of Eastern University, Sri Lanka

Rupasinghe W.A.W.S., Perera T.S.H., and Sriharan S. 2015. A study on the Relationship between Competitive state Anxiety and Shooting Accuracy of School level Netball Shooters in Gampaha District, Sri Lanka,Journal of Soft Skills, 4(1):51-58

Completed Research Projects

Prasad P.K.N., Rupasinghe W.A.W. S., De Silva L.M.M. 2018. Development of an Automated Beep Test Machine to Count the Levels, Shuttle and VO2 Max Level

Pathirana C.K., Rupasinghe W.A.W.S. 2018. Improvement of Hearing Threshold Level through Yoga of the Ceylon School for the Deaf and Blind, Rathmalana

Mudunkotuwa K.C., Rupasinghe W.A.W.S. 2018. The effect of Aerobic Exercise on Blood Cholesterol among 35 to 50 years old women in Magalakanda, Sri Lanka

Samarawickrama A.T.C., Rupasinghe W.A.W.S. 2018. Relationship between the Physical Activity Level, Body Mass Index, Waist to Hip ratio and Job Role in MAS Active Sleekline, Malwatta

Warnakulasooriya W.M.A.D.M.K., Rupasinghe W.A.W.S. 2018. A Study on the Physical Activity Level and Body Mass Index of Health Services employees in Matale District

Sanjeewani M.W., Rupasinghe W.A.W. S. 2018. Development of Cardiovascular Endurance, Muscular Strength and Muscle Endurance of Down Syndrome Adults