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Staff Development Centre (SDC)

Former Directors

1st director - Prof. J.C.N. Rajendra 
Professor in Physics

2nd Director - Prof. R.Vigneswaran
Professor in Mathematics

3rd Director - Prof.A.G.Johnpillai
Professor in Mathematics, Faculty of Science

4th Director - Prof. P. Vinobaba
Professor in Zoology, Faculty of Science

5th Director - Dr. M. Pagthinathan
Senior Lecturer in Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture

6th Director - Prof. (Mrs.) Thayamini H. Seran
Professor in Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture

7th Director - Prof. S. Sutharsan
Professor in Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture

8th Director - Prof. S. Arasaretnam
Associate Professor in Chemistry, Faculty of Science


About us

The Eastern University, Sri Lanka, was established on the 01st of October 1986 by a University Order dated 26th September 1986 issued under Section 2 of the Universities Act No: 16 of 1978.

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Eastern University, Sri Lanka Vantharumoolai,
Tel: +94 65-2240490,2240590
Fax: +94 65-2240730