Ms. Sunitha Vijayakumaran


Lecturer (Prob.)

Central Campus, 2rd floor, HSS building

Office: 2881255, Ext: 255


I have been appointed as a lecturer (Probationary) since 2009. My previous appointments include: Assistant lecturer at Vavuniya Campus of the University of Jaffna and Lecturer in Accountancy at Advanced Technological Institute – Dehiwala.

Areas of Specialization:

Accounting and Finance

Research interests:

Corporate Governance, Accounting, Corporate Finance



Course Coordination:

BMS, Level 3: MCU 1201 Management Theory and Practices, MCU 1206 Financial and Cost accounting. ESBM (Certificate course) MCC 1206 Accounting, Elective course MCU 1108 Managing your work and people

  1. University Prize for the Best Performance in the Degree of Bachelor of Commerce Part-II Examination 1998/1999


  1. National Level: Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship 1996/97 Awarded by Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship trust fund.

  1. Vijayakumaran. R. and Vijayakumaran, S., (2014). Incidence of Income Taxation in Sri Lanka. Research Journal of Finance and Accounting, 5(21), pp.185-191.

  2. Guariglia. A., and Vijayakumaran, S., (2013). Corporate governance and Capital structure decisions: Evidence from Chinese listed companies. Proceeding of 4th Asia-Pacific Business Research Conference of World Institute of Institute, Australia held on 30 Sept -1 October 2013 at Bayview Hotel, Singapore

  3. Vijayakumaran. R. and Vijayakumaran, S., (2011). Determinants of Capital Structure in Sri Lanka. A Research Paperpublish in the proceeding of the international conference of Sri Ram Institute of Management Studies, India.

Ongoing Research:
  1. Corporate governance and capital structure decisions: Evidence from Sri Lankan listed companies.

  2. Dynamics of capital structure decisions: Evidence from Sri Lankan listed companies.

  3. Corporate governance and corporate performance: Evidence from Sri Lankan listed companies.

Research Supervisions:

BMS Level 6 Students

The Open University of Sri Lanka
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