Welcome to the Ruhuna University Mathematics Department!

The Department of Mathematics is one of the oldest among the six departments of the Faculty of Science, University of Ruhuna serving the country. The department offers a wide variety of courses in Mathematics/Statistics, Applied and Industrial Mathematics for B. Sc undergraduate students both in physical and bio science streams. The department also offers Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy degrees by research. At present, the department consists of approximately 15 permanent academic staff members, 10 academic supportive staff members and 03 non-academic staff members. The department has two lecture theaters, one seminar room and access to one Mathematics and one Statistics computer laboratory.


The department has a strong commitment to research and publications in Pure and Applied Mathematics including interdisciplinary applications of Mathematics. The department is very interested in having collaborators from local and overseas universities, industries and research institutions.Please explore our homepage to discover more about our department.