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Fee Structure of Postgraduate Study Programmes

Registration and Academic Fees


Fee

Local Students (Rs.)

Foreign Students (US $)

Clergy & Students from SAARC Countries

Students from Non-SAARC Countries

1. Registration Fee (Programme)

5,000

250

250

2. Academic Fee (including examination fee)

 

 

 

     Postgraduate Diploma (Prgoramme)

70,000

1250

1550

     Master of Arts/Master of Education (Programme) 

90,000

1600

1900

     Master of Philosophy (Per year)

75,000

1000

1300

     Doctor of Philosophy (Per year)

100,000

1200

1500

3. Library Fee

2000

60

60

   
    Other Fees and Charges

 

Fee

Local Students
(Rs.)

Foreign Students  (US$)

Registration Renewal (Annual) Fee
(payable from the 2nd year of registration)

2000

Local rate

Examination Fee (for repeat examination-per course)

2000

20

Casual/Exchange Student Registration Fee

25,000

1000

Library Deposit (Refundable)

2000

40

Credit/Non-credit/Audit Course Fee (per credit)

3500

30

Detailed Certificate

500

10

Provisional Certificate

250

05

Transcript to be sent within Sri Lanka (Registered post)

1000

10

Transcript to be sent outside Sri Lanka (Registered post)

1500

15


Revision of Fees and Charges 
The Institute shall reserve the right to revise or change fees and charges of degree programmes without prior notice. Students who have not completed their programmes when a change is made to the fees shall pay at new rates for the balance of their programme. 


Payment of Fees

  • At the registration, a candidate should make the following payments: registration fee, 50% of the Academic Fee, Library fee and library deposit. The balance 50% of the Academic Fee can be paid in two installments before the commencement of the semester examinations.  
  • All fees and charges related to postgraduate diploma/degree programmes should be made payable in following modes: deposit to the PGIHS Bank Account 057-1-001-6-0027421 at People’s Bank or write a cheque to “Postgraduate Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences” or pay by cash to the Shroff of the PGIHS. Applicants/students should produce copy of the payment slip to the Institute immediately after the payment of relevant fees and charges.

Refund of Fees
Fees and charges paid in respect of postgraduate diploma/degree programme of the Institute shall not be refunded. However, the following exemptions are applied:

  • Where a fee is paid under a misapprehension on the part of the candidate or where it is paid in excess under such a misapprehension, the fee or the excess may be refunded with a 10% deduction as university administrative charges;
  • Where a fee has been paid due to a mistake/lapse on the part of university officials, the whole or whatever part of the fee that has been paid in excess of the right amount may be refunded.

Where a candidate withdraws from the examinations before the date of the commencement of the examination or withdraws from the examination on medical grounds, he/she shall pay one half of the prescribed fee when re-sitting the examination in the year immediately following the withdrawal.