Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

The department of Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) is one of the three departments of the faculty of information technology. At present, the main duty of the department is to support the main degree programme by offering various course modules, which impart the knowledge and skills other than in IT and Mathematics that is needed to make a complete IT professional.

The majority of the course modules offered by the Department of IDS are aimed at giving adequate knowledge in business and management, which is essential to an IT professional. Some of the course modules offered by the Department of IDS include Accountancy, Principles of Management, Management Information Systems, Business Studies and Marketing.

In addition, the department offers course modules such as Communication Skills Development and Professional Practice to make the graduate fully competent in their soft skills.

The department is currently strengthened with four academic staff members who are competent in both IT and Business Management.

Head, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

Mr.P.M. Karunarathna

B.Sc. Eng., MBA, MSc., DIC, CEng., MIE (SL)

Senior Lecturers
Mr.P.M. Karunarathna
B.Sc. Eng., MBA, MSc., DIC, CEng., MIE (SL)
Mrs. W.A.S.N. Wijethunge
B.A(Hons) in English(Kelaniya), M.A (Linguistics)(Kelaniya), M.A. in TESL (GSU-USA)
Lecturers
Mrs. TC Sandanayake
B.Sc.(Hons), Dip (CSD), AMCS- (SL)
Mr. BLD Seneviratne
B. Sc. (Special) in Marketing Mgt. , BIT, MBA
Mrs. WMRM Weerasinghe
Temperory Instructors
Miss. JTS Priyadarshani