Wish you a happy Tamil and Sinhalese new year 2019


Vice -Chancellor


Quality Assurance Council

Prof.Nilanthi de Silva is appointed as the New Director of QAC

96 th Standing committee on QA

The 94th Meeting of standing Committee on QA - 02.04.2019

This website.....

IQAU wishes to receive constructive comments on the contents of this website from staff and students to improve it further. Drop your suggestions to the mail: iqau@univ.jfn.ac.lk


2. IQAC Bylaws -

The copies of Bylaws for the Internal Quality Assurance Cells approved by the Senate are available at the IQAU office and can get the copies on request.


UGC has advised to transform all the existing study programs into the Sri Lanka Qualifications Frame Work (SLQF). All the new Study Programs have to be based on SLQF and should obtain approval from UGC. Your cooperation in this regard is very much awaited.


Internal Review of the study Programs:

All the study programs have to have internal review to evaluate themselves strength and weaknesses to improve further. This is an inner cyclic process and it could be done within the period of external review. Those recommendations of internal review could be considered to rectify the weaknesses and thereafter formal external review could be held in 5 year cycle. Further information can be obtained from IQAU office.

Copies available @ IQAU Office

1. PR Manuals -

Program Review Manuals (photocopied) are available at IQAU office and those require these manuals for writing SER for PR can make a request through the respective faculty Coordinator /IQAC to IQAU office.

Program Review 2019

(SER Submission 1st Week of March 2019)


Allied Health Sciences


Siddha Medicine


Program Review 2020

Sciences, Applied Sciences




IR of UoJ - 2018

Institutional Review of UoJ - Final report received from UGC.


Program Review 2018 - Site Visits completed.

  • Commerce, Law , Business Studies, Management studies and Fine Arts - RAFA.

University of Jaffna is now a member of United Nations Academic Impact

"One Step Ahead" - Progress is satisfactory.

Join us in a Mission of “One Step Ahead” by uploading all the staff members academic information into the University webpage. This is one of the Recommendations of COL RIM

Create and edit your official webpage

  • All academic staff members are encouraged to create your webpage and later link with the University webpage.
  • Pl send a mail to Dr.E.Y. Charles [ charles.ey@univ.jfn.ac.lk ] or Dr.(Mrs) K. Chandrasekar (library@univ.jfn.ac.lk)to send you a University gmail account and password. The e.mail will appear as ................. your name@univ.jfn.ac.lk
  • After obtaining the g.mail account follow the procedure given - Click here

Institutional Review

The University of Jaffna received final review report of Institutional Review (IR) from the QAC on 15.3.2019 for confirmation.

Program Reviews

  • 2019: Program reviews for the Medical Sciences, Allied Health Sciences, Siddha Medicine (Indigenous Medicine) and Agriculture will be held in early part of 2019. SERs of Agriculture and Siddha Medicine should be submitted before 10.04.2019 and Medicine and Allied Health Sciences before June, 2019 at QAC situated at Punchi Borella, Colombo.
  • 2018 : Program reviews site visits over.

1st-3rd, October 2018: Faculty of Arts ( Fine arts - RAFA - Music, Dance and Drama & Theater), Commerce

25th - 27th October 2018 : Faculty of Business studies. Business Studies

26-29 November, 2018 - Law

  • 2017 : Program reviews of Faculty of Arts (Social Sciences and Humanities)were held in 2017. 3rd Site visit of the Reviewers was held from 15-17 November, 2017.

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Institutional Review site visit was held during 8th to 13th October, 2018

Program Review- Review Team Site Visit to RAFA and Faculty of Management studies and Commerce on 01.10.2018

Participation of Sri Lankan delegates to the 11th INQAAHE Biennial Forum - 2018 at Mauritius during 2-4 May, 2018

Meeting with Professor Andrew George (Deputy Vice-Chancellor) and Professor Rakesh Kanda (Vice Dean International) of Brunel University London regarding academic collaboration between University of Jaffna and Brunel University London on 11.02.2018, Sunday at Hilton Hotel, Colombo.

Handing over ceremony taken place on 30.01.2018 at the Board Room of University of Jaffna. Prof Selva, Mr.Packiyasothy (Secretary to the Ministry of National integration and Reconciliation, Dr.Mrs.Ganeshamoorthy, Dr.Surendrakumarn (Community Medicine) Dean/Engineering, Head/Interdisciplinary studies, all other staff, DR/Administration, and staff members were participated.

Hands on training on "Creating Webpage to the administrative sections" and editing the webpage to deliver updated information to the students, staff and the University Community was held on 23.01.2018 at the Computer Unit at 1st floor of the Library @ 1.30 - 4.00 pm. Dr.E.Y.Charles addressed the session and created e-mails to the admin sections and the staff . Director /IQAU conducted the training subsequently.


Institute of Engineers of Sri Lanka (IESL) team visited on 09-10 January 2018 to review the Study program of Bachelors of Engineering for recognition.

The Site visit of Program Review Panel for the Faculty of Arts held on 10.01.2018

Discussion with Prof.Uma Coomarasamy, QA Advisor and the member of IR & PR manual preparation was held on 08.01.2018, at 1.30 pm at the Faculty of Graduate studies of University of Jaffna

Workshop on Strategic Plan and Annual Plan by Prof. Gamini Seneviratne on 16.12.2017 at Faculty of Graduates studies, University of Jaffna.

To view the ppt slides - Click here

Program Review for the Arts - Panel 3 the site visit held 15-17 November 2017.

Photos show the discussion of Reviewers with Vice- Chancellor

15th International Biennial Conference