Board of Study for Religious and Cultural Studies

The Board of Study for Religious and Cultural Studies offers postgraduate study programmes and other training programmes in Pali, Sanskrit, Greek and Roman Studies (Western Classical Culture), Fine Arts, Comparative Religion, Hindu Civilization, Islamic Civilization and Buddhist Studies. About 100 students enroll annually with Postgraduate Diploma, Master of Arts, Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy programmes offered by this Board of Study. Apart from that more than 50 foreign students enroll annually for the postgraduate programmes in Pali and Buddhist Studies.

Ven. Professor M. Gnanananda - Chairperson

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Dr. W. M. S. K Wijesundara - Secretary

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Dr. J. M. A. Jayawickrama - Director of PGIHS

Mobile :+94 715 600 934

Office : +94 812 068 364

E-mail : director@pgihs.lk

Ven. Dr. B. Shanthawimala
Dr. V. Edirisinghe
Dr. M. Alawathukotuwa
Dr. M. Z. M. Nafeel
Professor V. Maheswaran
Dr. C. S. M. Wickramasinghe
Dr. L. Seneheweera
Ven. Professor K. Rahula
Dr. T. Manoharan
Professor Asanga Thilakaratne