Message from the Head

Department of Finance & Accountancy is a teaching department which provides accounting and finance course units in Vavuniya Campus of the University of Jaffna Sri Lanka. The department’s intention is to provide a quality teaching, training and practical experience that inspires the students to become astute accounting and finance professionals.

The main goal of the department is to provide Bachelor of Business Management Honors in Accounting and Finance graduates with high standard, competitive, creative and positive thinking through theoretical and practical knowledge. The department ensures that the students further would be trained in entrepreneurial attitudes, innovative skills and problem-solving capacity, communication and research skills and possesses high ethics, traits, belief goals and values and value judgment to serve to maximize the social benefits of the community at large.

The Department of Finance and Accountancy has recorded a consistent improvement in its academic as well as research activities. It offers a range of creativity and innovatively designed programs whose curricula are constantly updated to meet the changing requirement of the industry and also to meet the needs of major stakeholders.

During the study period, the students are encouraged to get hands-on experience in the corporate world through internship training with reputed organizations. The department maintains the great relationships with the government, professional bodies, industries and other education sectors in shaping the future and creating wider opportunities for the student communities.

Dr. Koperunthevy Kalainathan
Head / Department of Finance & Accountancy