The Department of Fundamentals of Nursing plays a major role in collaboration with other departments and ensures achievement of overall course outcomes. Further, the department is directly responsible for undertaking the key course units allied with nursing care and management, including Fundamentals of Nursing, Health Assessment, Community Health Nursing, Ethics and professional Development, Nursing Management and leadership and integrated Nursing Practice. Moreover, the department is playing a significant role in offering course units along with practical and clinical experience though out four years’ time in B.Sc nursing degree programe

Academic Staff

Mrs. WA Rupa Pathmini Menike – (Academic advisor)

Head of the Department
Senior Lecturer Gr-II
RN, RM, Dip in Teaching and Supervision, BSc (Hons.) (OUSL), MNSc (OUM, Malaysia)

Miss. MGA Shiroma Malkanthie
Senior Lecturer Gr-II
RN, RM, Dip in Teaching and Supervision, Dip in Psy Nursing (India), BSc (OUSL) MSc (Inje, Rep. of Korea)

Dr. Thanuja Ariyasinghe Asurakkody
Senior Lecturer Gr-II
RN, Dip.(Psy), Dip. in Teaching and Supervision, Dip. in Korean Language, BScN(Hons)(OUSL),MSc, Ph.D. (Inje, Rep. of Korea)

Miss. Sachintha Lokuyaddage

Lecturer (Probationary)

RN, BSc in Nursing(UoP)


Mrs. NAR Nettasinghe
RN, RM, Dip in Teaching and Supervision, BScN (OUSL),PGCHPE (PGIM), MSc (HKR, Sweden)

Miss. Ayesha Medagedara

RN, BSc. Nursing (Hons)(UoP)