Tuesday, 23 April 2024


The University of Kelaniya will entertain applications from suitably qualified persons for the following posts up to 05.04.2024.

Faculty of Medicine

  • Department of Family Medicine

Lecturer (Probationary)/Lecturer (Unconfirmed)/ Senior Lecturer II/I 




  • Department of Medical Education

Lecturer (Probationary)/Lecturer (Unconfirmed)/ Senior Lecturer II/I




Faculty of Computing and Technology

  • Department of Software Engineering

Lecturer (Probationary)/Lecturer (Unconfirmed)/ Senior Lecturer II/I




Salary Scales:             

U-AC 3(IV) : Lecturer (Probationary): Rs.54,600 – 10 x 1,335; - 67,590 p.m.  (Approximate Gross Salary Rs. 178,870/-)

U-AC 3(III) : Lecturer (Unconfirmed): Rs.69,580 – 5 x 1,630 – 77,730 p.m.    (Approximate Gross Salary Rs. 234,193/-)

U-AC 3 (II) : Senior Lecturer Grade II: Rs.79,360 – 11 x 1,630 – 97,290 p.m.  (Approximate Gross Salary Rs. 280,481/-)

U-AC 3 (I) : Senior Lecturer Grade I: Rs. 91,310 – 7 x 2,170 – 106,500 p.m.  (Approximate Gross Salary Rs. 320,036/-)


Sabbatical Leave:

The holders of the posts of Senior Lecturer Grade II and above are eligible for one year of sabbatical leave with full pay or two years of leave without pay on completion of seven years of service. Those proceeding abroad on sabbatical leave are eligible to receive full passage for themselves and their spouses.


The Appointee will become a contributor to the Universities Provident Fund, contributing 10% of the monthly salary. The University will contribute 8%, 7%, and 3% of the monthly salary to the University Pension Scheme, University Provident Fund, and Employees Trust Fund respectively.

How to Apply:

Prescribed application forms and details regarding the above Posts could be obtained from the Deputy Registrar/Academic Establishments Division during office hours or could be downloaded from the University Website: https://www.kln.ac.lk/vacancies Requests for application forms by post should be accompanied with a self–addressed stamped envelope of 23 x 10 cm in size. All applications together with copies of relevant certificates should be forwarded to the Deputy Registrar/Academic Establishments, University of Kelaniya, under registered cover to her or e-mail to the following e-mails address with scan copies on or before 05th April 2024. ("The Post applied for and Department" should be mentioned in the subject line of the e-mail). Candidates should submit separate applications for each post applied for. Incomplete, illegible or applications received after closing date will be rejected.  The post should be indicated on the top left hand corner of the envelope.                   

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Applications from employees in the Government Departments, Corporations, Statutory Boards, UGC and Higher Educational Institutions should be channeled through their Heads of Institutions. The University reserve the right to short list the candidates.



University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya



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