Department of English




Prof. Kamal de Abrew
B.A. (English Honours) University of Ceylon
M.A. University of London
PhD. Cornell University , USA












The English department is directed by Adjunct Professor Kamal De Abrew with Mr. Jagath Polgaspitiya as Head of Department and Miss Budhdhi Ariyarathne and Miss. Sajani Serasinghe as Lecturers.


  • To develop English language competencies of undergraduates following the four-year degree programme in B.A. in Buddhist Leadership offered by MCU of Thailand.
  • To offer English language courses to meet the increasing demand for English language communication skills.










Department Head
Mr. Jagath Polgaspitiya
BA Honours (Peradeniya), MA (Kelaniya),
P.G. Dip. in TESL (Peradeniya),
M.A. in Ed/TESOL
& International Development [Lon.],
Adv. International Dip in School Mag.

Lecturer
Ms. C.M. Abeygunawardhana
BA in English,
MA in Linguistics
P.G.D.E

Lecturer
Ms. Buddhi Ariyaratne
BA Special English (Peradeniya),
Reading for MA (English)



Lecturer
Ms. K.M.K Umayanganee
Chandrasoma
B.A (University of Kelaniya),
Reading for MA in University of Kelaniya

Instructor
Ms. Shiwanthi Bambaradeniya
B.A.(Kelaniya),
Reading for PGD in International Relations in BCIS



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