Prof. B. Nimalathasan passed his Bachelor of Commerce with First Class in the year 2002 and Post Graduate Diploma in Management with Merit pass in the year 2006. He did Ph.D from University of Chittagong, Bangladesh under South Asian Regional Co-operation (SAARC) Scholarship. He has around one hundred and four publications to his credit.

Prof.Nimalathasan won Best Academic Researcher in the year 2013 conferred by from Association of Scientist, Developers and Faculties (ASDF) headed at Pondicherry in the Union Territory of Puducherry, India, one gold medal award from Annual Research Conference of University of Jaffna in 2010 and seven best research paper awards in recognition of his research works. He was conferred Young Management Scientist Award in the year 2014 by the Governing Council of Scientific Management and Advanced Research Trust (SMART) for his exceptional academic calibre and outstanding performance in research works and also he received most outstanding young researcher award in Management by the Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Directors (CVCD) in Sri Lanka in 2014.

Academic Positions:

Professor in Accounting : from 2014

Senior Lecturer Grade -II : from 2010-2014

Lecturer : from 2005-2010

Academic Qualifications:

1998-2002 : B.Com (Hons) First Class

University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka

2004-2006 : PGDM (on Merit)

Rajarata University of Sri Lanka

2008-2010: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

University of Chittagong, Bangladesh