SUSL Staff Directory

Mr. Kalinga Gunawardhana

Lecturer (prob.)


BSc(Hons) Special in Computing and Information Systems, Sabaragamuwa University of Srilanka (2013).


Kalinga was graduated from the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, and working as a lecturer (probationary). His current work is built on the foundation of his successful business career and a serial entrepreneur. He is the founder of the first software technology company in Uva Province, Sri Lanka and he is one of the founding fathers of Uva Startup Hub which is a nonprofit organization for promoting entrepreneurship in Uva Province, Sri Lanka. 

Currently, he's promoting entrepreneurship within the students at the department of computing & information systems and working with industry professionals through the UBL(University Business Linkage) cell for promoting & commercializing the research and innovation. 

Research Interests

  • Enterprise architecture
  • Information systems security
  • Business Intelligence
  • Health Informatics
  • Technopreneurship

Published as full paper at the National/International Conferences/Symposium

J.N.N.Mahisha, H.M.K.T.Gunawardana and R.M.K.H.T.Rathnayake "Improving effort estimation practices in small-scale agile software products" International Research Symposium on Pure and Applied Sciences, 2018, Faculty of Science, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka