Prof. K. Kandasamy


Department of Interdisciplinary studies



  • Prof. K. Kandasamy is an Emeritus Professor of University of Jaffna. He played a vital role in founding the Faculty of Technology and he been functioning as the Coordinator of the Technology Programme from 2014 to April 2016. He was serving as the acting Dean of the Technology Faculty from April 2016 to September 2016 till his retirement. And then, he was appointed as a Consultant in the Technology Faculty since 2016. He is a Physicist and completed his PhD in Physics from University of Keele, UK. He obtained his B.Sc. (Hons.) in Physics degree from University of Peradeniya. He is a sincere hardworking academic who joined the University of Jaffna in 1975 and also served as a Dean of the Faculty of Science from July 2010 to July 2013.

Educational Qualification

  • PhD , University of Keele, UK
  • B.Sc. (Hons.), University of Peradeniya, SL.