Academic Staff

Capt. Ajith Peiris

Master Mariner, FNI, FCILT, FCPM
President

Professor Veranja Karunaratne

PhD, FRSC, FNAS
Consultant - Academic Affairs and Research

Department of Examinations

G. A. S. Duminda P. R. Gunasekara

BSc, PG Diploma
Registrar

Faculty of Maritime Sciences

Capt. K. K. S. Perera

CoC Class I Master Mariner(FG), Advanced Diploma(Maritime Studies)
Dean - Faculty of Maritime Sciences

Department of Navigation

Shane Sankaranarayana

LLM Maritime and Commercial Law (UK), MSc International Shipping Ports and Environment (UK), CoC Class II Deck Officer (UK), Diploma in Nautical Science (Sri Lanka), B-Tec Nautical studies (UK)
Head of Academics - Faculty of Maritime Sciences / Senior Lecturer

Thilak Sydney Wickaramasinghe

CoC Class II Chief Mate (FG), BSc Maritime Sciences
Deputy HoD (Operations) - Department of Navigation

Capt. K. U. B. Dolapihilla

AFNI , CMILT, Master Mariner (Mel-Aus), Asso. Dip of Technology - Master Class - 1 (Mel-Aus), Dip. in Airline Ticketing / Travel & Marketing, Dip. in Crew Agency Cert - Lloyds (UK), MBA - Lond (UK)
Senior Lecturer / Cadet Placement Officer

K. W. Keshani Erangika Abenarayana

BSc Applied Sciences
Lecturer

Capt. Aruna Kothalawala

CoC Class I Master Mariner (FG), MICS
HoD - Department of Navigation / Senior Lecturer

Capt. Kolitha Sudantha Gunawardane

CoC Class I Master Mariner (Unlimited) (UK)
Lecturer / Liaison Officer (Maritime)

J. A. Hemal Krishantha Jayalath

CoC Class II Chief Mate
Lecturer

Dr. K. P. Chaminda

Doctor of Letters-D.Litt | Spain, M.Sc in Criminal Investigation (1st class Hon.) | Sambia
Warden

Department of Marine Electronic & Radio Communication

Sudarma Rupasinghe

Advanced Marine Electronics Certificate (DoT)(UK), C & G Full Technological Certificate Elect.Eng(UK), Marine Radio Communications General Certificate (Sri Lanka), GMDSS,Maritime Training and Assessor Certificate (IMO GOC (UK)
Consultant - Department of Marine Electronics and Radio Communication

Lalith Satyavan Silva Gunatunga 

The Maritime Radio Communication General Certificate, Global Maritime Distress and Safety Systems (GMDSS - GOC) Certificate
Deputy HoD - Department of Marine Electronics & Radio Communication

Faculty of Marine Engineering

Arjuna Ranasinghe

CoC Class I Marine Engineer, BSc Marine Engineering, Advanced Diploma in Marine Engineering
Dean - Faculty of Marine Engineering / Senior Lecturer

Department of Marine Engineering

M. N. S. Perera

CoC Class I Marine Engineer, BSc in Marine Engineering, NDT
HoD - Department of Marine Engineering / Senior Lecturer in Marine Engineering

P. R. Ajith Wijesinghe

CoC Class I Marine Engineer, National Diploma in Technology
Deputy HoD - Department of Marine Engineering / Senior Lecturer in Marine Engineering

A. G. D. C. Abenayake

CoC Class II Marine Engineer
Lecturer

R. P. Jinesh Rajapaksha 

CoC Class I Marine Engineer
Senior Lecturer

L. A. Duminda Kumara

MSc Applied Electronics, BSc Physical Sciences
Senior Lecturer

E. A. Maithri Gunawardena

CoC Class I Marine Chief Engineer (UK), National Diploma in Technology
Senior Lecturer / Manager - Industrial Workshops

Department of Marine Electrical Engineering

Ranjith Cooray Gunawardena

MSc in Sustainable Maritime Operations | UK, CoC Class I Marine Engineer, Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, CEng, CMarEng, FIMarEST
Senior Head of Department - Department of Marine Electrical Engineering / Person in charge - CINEC Jaffna Branch, Civil Construction Services Training Unit / Senior Lecturer

F. X. C. Harriharan

Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Senior Lecturer - Department of Marine Electrical Engineering

S. R. M. B. Thilakerathne

National Certificate of Special Training Electrical Engineering , CoC Class III Marine Engineer Officer, Certificate in Electrical Engineering Practice, Certificate in Industrial Electrician, Certificate in Electronic Technology
Senior Lecturer (COC)

M. K. Nalaka Sampath

National Diploma in Engineering Science
Lecturer (Electrical & Power Machines)

H. M. Dilan Chameera

Assistant Instructor / Administrative Officer Department of Marine Electrical & Electronics

A. S. S. Hemathunga Ranaweera

Electrician

H. A. Gamini Mendis

Assistant Warden

Danushka Agalakada

Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Automation, Engineering Council Graduate Diploma (CEI-UK),National Diploma in Technology in Electrical Engineering Technology
Senior Lecturer in Automation & Control System

Department of Industrial Engineering

G. A. Charith Vipula Seneviratne

CoC Class I Marine Engineer
Consultant - Marine Engineering / Person in charge - MSTI Operation in Galle, Department of Industrial Engineering, CINEC Trinco Branch / Senior Lecturer

Cmdr. V. C. Munindradasa 

CEng, MIE (SL)
HoD - Department of Industrial Engineering

D. M. Janaka Dissanayake

Senior Workshop Engineer

A. D. Ravindra Lalith Wickramarathne 

Lathe Machine cum Aluminium Fabricating Instructor

D. N. Priyantha Rathnayake 

Chief Machine Shop Instructor

Jagath Wijeyasekera 

Senior Welding Instructor

D. C. Viduranga

Welding Instructor

R. G. Hashan Dharmarathna

Instructor

Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Dr. Janaka Liyanagama

PhD Bridge Engineering, MSc (Hons) in Civil Engineering
Dean – Faculty of Engineering & Technology

Anuradhi Malshika Welhenage

Master of Biomedical Engineering B.Sc. in Engineering (Electronics Engineering)
Lecturer in Electronics & communication Engineering

Department of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

T. Sriyarathna Peiris

MSc (Eng), MMM
HOD - Department of Mechanical & Automotive Engineering / Senior Lecturer Grade II in Mechanical Engineering

A. G. K. W. Kumara Khemaratne

MTech. Industrial Engineering, Post-Graduate Diploma Industrial Engineering, BTech Mechanical Engineering
Deputy HoD - Department of Mechanical Engineering

E. A. I. Virantha

BSc Engineering (Hons) Production Engineering, AMIE(SL)
Lecturer

M. A. Asiri Prabath Manchanayaka

BSc Engineering (Hons) Mechanical Engineering, AMIE(SL)
Lecturer

W. A. Janaka Perera

BSc Engineering (Hons) Production Engineering
Lecturer

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

S. A. Srimal Punchihewa 

MEng in Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering, BSc Engineering (Hons) Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
HoD - Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Piyumi Hansika Ubesiriwardene Arachchige

Bachelor of Engineering (Hon) in Electronics & Communications Engineering, MSc in Telecommunication & Wireless Systems Management, Cisco CCNA Routing & Switching (Academic)
Lecturer in Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering

Praveen Amodya Ekanayake

MEng (Hons) Mechatronics | UoW-UK
Lecturer

Department of Civil Engineering

G. Harshani Iromi Diyes

Bachelor of Technology (Engineering) (Hons)
Deputy HoD - Department of Civil Engineering / Senior Lecturer Grade ll in Civil Engineering

Supun Chathuranga Walpita

BSc Engineering (Hons) Mining and Minerals Engineering
Lecturer

T. A. Nimali Sugandika

BSc Engineering (Hons) Civil & Environmental Engineering, MIE(SL)
Senior Lecturer Grade II in Civil Engineering

B. Shannon Wijeratne

BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics
Senior Lecturer Grade ll in Engineering Mathematics

Aruni Rajanayake

BSc (Hons) In Civil Engineering, MSc
Lecturer

Department of Information Technology

M. Suranji Nadeeshani

Masters in Information Technology (MIT), BCS-PGD, ACS, DNIIT
Head of Department - Department of IT / Senior Lecturer

Maduwanthi Uthpala Kiriwandarage

Postgraduate Diploma in ISM, BCS-UK
Lecturer in IT

Faculty of Management and Social Sciences

Professor E. K. D. L. P. Edirisinghe

PhD in Transportation and Logistics Management, MBA International Trade and Logistics, Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management, Executive Diploma in Marketing
Dean - Faculty of Management and Social Sciences / Senior Lecturer

Lakshmi Udeshika Ranwala 

MSc in Applied Statistics, BSc in Physical Sciences, Advanced Diploma in IT (UCSC), Diploma in IT (UCSC)
HoD - Department of Logistics and Transport

Viraji Tharanga Waidayasekera 

MSc Financial Mathematics, BSc Applied Science
HoD - Department of Management and Business Studies / Senior Lecturer

D. G. Nuwan Dhammika Jayarathne

MSc Mathematics Education, BSc (Maths) Hons
Assistant HoD - Department of Management & Business Studies / Senior Lecturer

Rashika Sanjeewani Mudunkotuwa 

MSc Business Statistics, BBA (Business Economics) Special
Assistant HoD - Department of Logistics and Transport / Senior Lecturer

M. Avanthi Nilukshika

BSc International Transpotation Management and Logistics
Lecturer

Anushka Hemamali Gunawardana

Bachelor of Business Management (Marketing), Master of Business Administration, Post Graduate Diploma in Business, CIMA
Assistant HoD - Department of Management & Business Studies / Senior Lecturer

Roshan Sampath Siriwardena

Masters in Business Management, BA (Second Class Upper Division)
Assistant HoD - Department of Logistics & Transport / Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Health Sciences

Senior Professor. Lukshmy Menik Hettihewa

PhD | MBBS - University of Peradeniya
Dean / Senior Professor

Vishwa Kumari Nisansala De Silva

BPharm (Hons)
Chief Academic Officer - Department of Cosmetic Sciences / Senior Lecturer

S P Suhashini Marian Silva

MSc. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology | BSc. (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences
Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences

Dr. W. M. Kalpani Madhushika Ratnayake

PhD | BSc. Special Human Biology
Deputy HoD - Department of Cosmetic Sciences / Senior Lecturer

Hetti Arachchige Kalpana Srimali Gunawardana

BSc. in Nursing
Lecturer in Nursing

S. P. P. I. M. Nethmini Dimalsha Paramanayaka

BSc (Hons) in Nursing, Master’s in Nursing Education (Reading)
Lecturer in Health and Medical Sciences, Department of Health & Medical Sciences

I. K. R. S. S. Ilesinghe

BSc (Hons) in Pharmacy
Demonstrator in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Sciences

Faculty of Humanities and Education

B. M. Lasantha Priyankara Basnayake

MA (Linguistics), BA (English)
Assosciate Dean - Faculty of Humanities & Education / Senior Lecturer

Prof. Rohini Chandrica Widyalankara

Ph.D.(Linguistics), M.Phil. (Linguistics), M.Ed. (TESL), B.A, Diploma in TESP, Certificate inTESOL Methods
Consultant - Department of English / Senior Lecturer

D. M. Achala Kumari Dissanayake

BA (English) Hons
Deputy HoD - Department of English / Senior Lecturer

Veronica Krishani Nanayakkara Kurukulaarachchi

Masters in Labour Relations and Human Resource Management, UoC | BSc in Business Administration (Special) Degree | Post Graduate Diploma in Education | Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management | Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Management |
Deputy HoD – Department of Education / Senior Lecturer

Research Division and Learning Resource Centre

Poornika Sandamali Chandrawansha

MSSC in Library & Information Science , BA(Spec.)Library & Information Science
Librarian

D. Shanaka Madhushan Wijerathne

Library Assistant

Hansini Chathurika Aravinda

Bachelor of Engineering (Hon) in Electronics & Communications Engineering, Diploma in Management Accounting *
Research Assistant

Department of Safety & Survival Training

Capt. D. J. Amarasuriya

CoC Class I Master Mariner,FNI,FICS,FCILT (UK)
HoD - Department of Safety & Survival Training

W. P. Jayaratna

CoC Class III Second Officer
Lecturer

N. P. G. Wasantha Ratnaweera

Senior Instructor in Fire Fighting & Survival

Niksan Bandara Gunawardena

Instructor – Department of Safety & Survival Training

N. M. Sanjeewaka

Instructor

E. A. Saman Bandula

Instructor

J. A. D. N. Ananda Jayasinghe

Administrative Officer cum Instructor

Department of Marine Simulation

Capt. Kaluarachchige Don Anton Prasanna Sedrick

CoC Class I Master Mariner (UK),MSc Transportation Planning & Logistics Management, CMILT (UK)
Associate Dean - Faculty of Maritime Sciences & Department of Marine Simulation / Senior Lecturer

Capt. Harindra Perera

FNI, FCILT, ACIArb.(UK), CoC UK Class 1 Master Mariner Unlimited, Pilot Training Instructor
HoD - Department of Marine Simulation / Senior Lecturer

Capt. Peshala Medagama

CoC Class I Master Mariner (Unlimited) (UK)
Vice President - International Coorporation, Foreign Projects and Local Branches / Senior Lecturer

Sudaraka Devinda

CoC Class IV Marine Engineer Officer
Lecturer - Department of Marine Simulation

M. D. Samadhi Chathuranga Nimalarathne

CoC Class II Chief Mate, Advanced Diploma in Maritime Science
Lecturer / Simulator Trainer & Assessor

Nuwan Arunalu Danthanarayana

CoC Class III Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch, Diploma in Maritime Science
Assistant Lecturer / Simulator Instructor / cadet Training Officer (COT)

Department of Aviation

Obrien Callixtus Christie

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer's license, FAA Airframe and Power plant Rating Certificate , Airframe Maintenance Courses (ATA 104 Level III), Airframe & Power Plant AP5UL Course, Course of Operation, Maintenance and Trouble shooting ,Course of Module Change, Course of BOEING 767 Airframe, General Electric CF-80C2 Engine & Associated Systems, Courses in Engine Installation, RBA Documents & Procedures, Course in Engine/ Aircraft Interfaces, Courses in Engine in Systems & FADEC Differences, Course in ETOPS Maintenance - Level II part II & Level III
Senior Manager (Examinations) / Lecturer - Department of Aviation

Mohamed Naazir Nizam

Senior Lecturer in Aviation Studies / Aircraft Training and Manuals Officer

Fiji Maritime Academy

Seychelles Maritime Academy

Capt. K. K. S. Perera

CoC Class I Master Mariner(FG), Advanced Diploma(Maritime Studies)
Director/ CEO (Seconded)

CINEC Metro Campus

M. K. Chandima Harsha De Silva

MPhil, BS
Associate Dean - Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Head of CINEC Metro Campus

Akada Kankanamge Upani Padmila

BSc(Hons) IT
Senior Lecturer cum Program Coordinator

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