D e p a r t m e n t   o f

Mathematics

At present, six probationary lecturers are on study leave engaged in postgraduate studies in USA. Most of our Special Degree graduates continue into higher studies in abroad.

After the establishment of the Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS), Board of Study in Mathematics was formed for the purpose of implementing and conducting postgraduate programmes. At present Board conducts the following postgraduate programmes:

In addition to the above programmes, Board organizes and conducts workshops, short courses and certificate courses as well. Board has already conducted several workshops on G.C.E.(A/L) Combined Mathematics for Graduate Teachers in Mathematics and several Computational Mathematics short courses for graduate students. All these activities are coordinated by the staff members in the Department and facilitated by the PGIS

M.Sc. Degree/Postgraduate Diploma Programme in Industrial Mathematics

M.Sc. Programme in Industrial Mathematics commenced in 1998. Since then, programme was conducted continuously for many batches for 19 years. Details of the programme can be found in Appendix D

All the senior staff members in the Department are involved in teaching the courses in the programme as well as supervising research projects.