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Postgraduate Degrees by Research (M.Phil./Ph.D.)

Contacts:

Chairperson – Faculty Higher Degrees Committee

Dr-Mudannayake

Dr. Mrs. D. C.Mudannayake
Faculty of Animal Science and Export Agriculture
Department of Animal Scince
Uva Wellassa University
Passara Road
Badulla
E-mail: cdeshani_m@yahoo.com
Tel: (+94) 552226580 (Department); 0553559114 (Faculty)

Secretary- Faculty Higher Degrees Committee

Dr.-Mahindarathna

Dr. M. G. P. P. Mahindarathna
Faculty of Animal Science and Export Agriculture
Department of Export Agriculture
Uva Wellassa University
Passara Road
Badulla
E-mail: prasadkandy@yahoo.com
Tel: (+94)553566522(Department); (+94)553559114 (Faculty)

Faculty of Animal Science and Export Agriculture, Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka offers post-graduate research degrees leading to award of Degree of Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) and Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.). The programs cover research in a wide range of disciplines.

Current Students – Postgraduate Degree by Research: MPhil

Ms.-Kkeshani_2017

Madushika Keshani Ranasinghe
Email address : madukeshani@gmail.com

Completed Degree/s/ Post Graduate Degree/s:
BASc (Animal Science) Uva Wellassa University
MSc in Food Science & Technology (CSS HAU, India)

Research Title:
Comparison of carcass and meat quality traits and histological morphometry of five Sri Lankan indigenous chicken strains reared under semi-intensive systems
Principal Supervisor:
Prof. D.K.D.D. Jayasena, Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Animal Science and Export Agriculture, Uva Wellassa University
Co-supervisor:
Dr. R.R. M.K.K. Wijesundera, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Peradeniya

Meegahawaththa-160-200

Wasantha Kumari Meegahawaththa
Email address : wkmeegahawaththa@gmail.com

Completed Degree/s/ Post Graduate Degree/s:
BASc (Animal Science) Uva Wellassa University

Research Title:
Extraction, purification and Chemical characterization of inulin-type fructans from three Asparagus species (A. falcatus, A. racemosus, and A. officinalis) grown in Sri Lanka, and their utilization as potential prebiotic ingredients in yoghurt.
Principal Supervisor:
Dr. D.C. Mudannayake, Senior Lecturer, Department of Animal Science,Uva Wellassa University,Badulla.
Co-supervisor:
Prof. K. M. S. Wimalasiri, Associate Professor,Department of Food Science and Technology
Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya,Peradeniya.

Funding Source: National Research Council (NRC/18-094)

K.G.B.A. Samarasinghe -160-200

K.G.B.A. Samarasinghe
Email address : anuhirub7@gmail.com

Completed Degree/s/ Post Graduate Degree/s:
BSc (Special) in Tea Technology and Value Addition

Research Title:
Evaluation of Morpho- Physicochemical Properties of Medicinally Important Species in Zingiberaceae Family
Principal Supervisor:
Dr. P.E. Kaliyadasa, Head/ Department of Export Agriculture, Uva Wellassa University, Badulla

Co-supervisor:
Prof. Piyal Marasinghe, Project Consultant, Provincial Ayurvedic Department, Diyathalawa
Funding Source: University Research Grants UWU/RG/2018/016

G. Y. A. D. D. Perera

G. Y. A. D. D. Perera
Email address : dilinipererad2@gmail.com

Completed Degree/s/ Post Graduate Degree/s:
BSc Export Agriculture(UWU)
MSc Floriculture and Landscape Architecture (PGIA)

Research Title:
Effect of Silicon on floral quality and postharvest longevity of two commercially important floricultural crops in Sri Lanka

Principal Supervisor and Official address:
Dr. P.E. Kaliyadasa, Head/ Department of Export Agriculture, Uva Wellassa University, Badulla

Co-supervisor/s and Official address:

Funding Source: Self-Funded

I.P.A.U.N.K.Illippangama

I.P.A.U.N.K.Illippangama
Email address : umayanganiashinshana@gmail.com

Completed Degree/s/ Post Graduate Degree/s:
Bachelor of Animal Science, Uva Wellassa University

Research Title:
Development of a functional chicken sausage incorporating Garlic inulin and Probiotic bacteria

Principal Supervisor:
Dr. D.C. Mudannayake, Senior Lecturer (Gr II), Faculty of Animal Science and Export Agriculture
Department of Animal Science, Uva Wellassa University, Passara Road, Badulla

Co-supervisor:
Prof. D.K.D.D. Jayasena, Professor, Faculty of Animal Science and Export Agriculture
Department of Animal Science, Uva Wellassa University, Passara Road, Badulla

Funding Source: University capital grant UWU/RG/2018/38

E.K.G.P.U. Dharmarathna-160-200

E.K.G.P.U. Dharmarathna
Email address : prasadinidharmarathna@gmail.com

Completed Degree/s/ Post Graduate Degree/s:
BSc (hons ) Uva Wellassa University

Research Title:
Investigation of microbes associated with Black tea with reference to Good Manufacturing Practices adhere by Mid country Tea manufactures for quality tea production
Principal Supervisor:
Dr. E. D. N. S. Abeyrathne, Department of Animal Science, Uva Wellassa University,Badulla.

Co-supervisor:
Dr. S. P. Kodithuwakku, Department of Animal Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Funding Source: Self-Funded