Our Faculty

The University of Ruhuna is one of the leading universities in Sri Lanka. The University of Ruhuna was established by a special presidential Decree on 1st September 1978 as Ruhuna University college fulfilling a long cherished desire of the people of Southern Sri Lanka.

The Faculty has three Departments of studies namely Department of Management and Entrepreneurship, Department of Accounting and Finance and Department of Marketing, in addition to the computer unit and the e-learning centre. At present Faculty offers courses in a range of disciplines leading to Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)Honours degrees.

Our Mission

This Faculty is designed to investigate into unexplored phenomena on Management and Finance by maintaining a trade–off between modern Management Systems and Sri Lankan regional cultural contents, to transfer such knowledge by means of study programmes, conferences and publications, and to become the Centre for Regional Management Studies in Sri Lanka.

Our Student

In the present contemporary arena it is essential that management students adjust and adapt quickly to diverse situations also be flexible to work with teams spread across the Globe. The faculty offers Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Human resource management and Marketing specialization areas fully in English which allows to develop the professional skills needed in organizations perform in global markets.

Our Research & Publications

Ruhuna Journal of Management and Finance (RJMF) is a peer reviewed international journal; published bi-annually by the Faculty. The International Conference of Management and Finance (ICME) is organized by the faculty aiming bring together academics, researchers and practitioners from around the world to an International forum to share knowledge and experiences in the fields of management and economics.

Business Clinic

Businesses play a vital economic role in the society contributing to national output and employment generation, more focus should be given to upgrading businesses for the betterment of whole society.

Our University

The University of Ruhuna is one of the leading universities in Sri Lanka. The University of Ruhuna was established by a special presidential Decree on 1st September 1978 as Ruhuna University college fulfilling a long cherished desire of the people of Southern Sri Lanka. Today the University of Ruhuna has a proud history of about 40 years and the University consists of 10 faculties and 57 departments.


Rhythm of Marketing 2k18

The Circle of Marketing organized 'Rhythm of Marketing 2k18, which was basically a ceremonial function for welcoming new students to the Department of Marketing. As such, the official welcoming of newcomers to the Department of Marketing was held on 27th of November 2018 at the MFLT 03 with the participation of academic staff and the marketing major undergraduates at the Department. The welcoming ceremony featuring speeches from the Head of the Department and the office bearers of the Circle of Marketing had been continuing for the duration of one hour.

A Workshop on Use of Facebook as a Marketing Tool

ICTA team at the faculty together with Mr. Udara Dharmasena and Sithira Nandula from Neo@Ogilvy Sri Lanka; the Facebook ground support partner for training in Sri Lanka, conducted a workshop for the undergraduates at the University of Ruhuna on 12th December 2018 at the faculty premises. The workshop was conducted as a part of the ImagineIF entrepreneurial boot-camp. The workshop which was conducted under the theme of "Using Facebook as a Marketing Tool for Start-ups" basically aimed at educating participants on how to reap the maximum out of Facebook fan pages.

CSR Initiative by HRD Circle

Human Resource Development Circle launched a CSR project for the second consecutive year, “ATHWELA 02” on 07th January 2019 in aid of Matara / Dehigaspa Anagarika Dharmapala Kanitu Vidyalaya. As the first phase of CSR, the roof of a main building was completely renovated and the buildings of the school were repaired and colour washed . The second phase included providing education necessities to school children. The main objective of this project was to uplift the quality of learning environment and create a passion for continuous learning among the school students.

Faculty Day 2019

The Faculty of Management and Finance organizes the "Faculty Day 2019"; an annual event on which academics, non-academics, and undergraduates are engaged in various events. The " Faculty Day 2019" will kick off at 8.00 a.m. on 30th of January 2019 at university playground. The event will encourage the active involvement of the participants throught providing a platform to break the wheel of monotony for a while. As such, the event will assist undergraduates somewhat to strike a balance between classwork and extra-curricular activities.

Important Events


ICME 2019, under the theme of “Navigating Cyberspace for Socio-economic Transformation and Redefining Management in Light of Digital Economy.” aims to create a forum for academics, researchers, and practitioners across the globe to debate and share their knowledge on digitalization and its impact on the economy and contemporary management practices.

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Alumni Association of Faculty of Management and Finance

We are pleased to inform all the graduates of Faculty of Management and Finance (FMF), the University of Ruhuna that we have planned on establishing an Alumni Association for our faculty. Undoubtedly, this would be a great opportunity for all of you for a wonderful reunion with your friends and colleagues to share and to recall your indelible memories of university life. We invite you all to join us and be a part of this endeavor.
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