Eligibility For Admission To The Programme – PhD Programme

Possesses an M.Phil Degree in Computer Science or information Technology from a recognized University;

or

II. Any other academic or professional qualification, which is deemed equivalent to a M.Phil Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology by the Senate of the University of Colombo on the recommendation of the School. Each application under this category shall be considered on a case-by-case basis.

 

Application For Admission To The Programme

  1. A person seeking admission to the programme shall make an application to the Senor Assistant Registrar/Academic in the prescribed form furnishing his qualifications, research proposal and other information required for undertaking the programme.
  2. The application shall be evaluated by a panel of academic staff of the School and if acceptable, the panel recommends suitable supervisor or supervisors. At least one of the supervisors should be an academic member of the School. The recommendation of the panel of staff shall be forwarded to the Director of the School. The Director shall obtain the recommendations of the Board of Study of Research and Higher Degrees of the School, and recommend to the Academic Syndicate of the School the applications suitable for acceptance.

Registration For The Degree Programme

  1. A person whose application for admission to the Programme is accepted by the School shall take steps to register for the Degree Programme not later than the prescribed date and shall pay to the School, the library deposit and/or other deposits and the prescribed fees including the registration fee, course fee, supervision fee, examination fees and other fees as specified by the Council on the recommendation of the School.

 

Fees Structure

Application & Processing Fees

1,000

Year Registration Fee

100,000

Thesis Submission Fee

90,000

Thesis Re -Submission Fee

45,000

Library Deposit/Convocation Fee

15,000

Registration Renewal Fee

25,000

Total Fees

Category Applicable Fees for the Minimum Duration (Rs.) Total (Rs.)
Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Thesis Submission
Full Time PhD

Minimum3 Years

115,000

100,000

100,000

90,000.00

405,000.00

Part Time PhD Minimum 5 Years

115,000

100,000

100,000

100,000

100,000

90,000.00

605,000.00