2021

Department of Financial Management and Accounting moved to the new premises

Virtual ICCM was conducted

MoU with Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM). SLIM awarded Gold Medal award for the best student in Department of Marketing

FMSC signed a MoU with CA SriLanka

FMSC introduced MaCoSIS digital system

2020

Shifted from blended learning mode to virtual learning mode teaching due to covid pandemic

2019

Tourism and Hospitality Management new degree programme was approved by UGC

International Journal of Accounting and Business Finance (IJABF) was ranked “C” by the Australian Business Deans Council (ABDC)

Department of Human Resource Management won the Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) project, funded by the World Bank

Block ‘A’ and ‘C’ were ceremonially opened

FMSC was moved partially to the new premises (Dean’s Office, Department of Human Resource Management and Department of Marketing)

2018

The Bachelor of Business Administration degree program was graded “A” in Internal Quality Assurance external programme review

2017

New land was purchased near to new premises at Kalasalai Road, with the purpose of expansion.

2016

Business Incubation Cell organised “Creativity Week”

Block ‘B’ in the new premises was ceremonially opened first

2015

Faculty launched another journal called “International Journal of Accounting and Business Finance” (IJABF)

International students were enrolled to the Bachelor degree programme

Collaborated with MAS Holdings. Gold Medal award for the best student in Department of Human Resources Management

2014

Commenced Post Graduate Diploma in Management leading to Master of Business Administration.

Started “International Conference on Contemporary Management (ICCM)”

Established an E-lab with 50 computers and network connections with the help of UGC’s 16.5 million worth of grant

2013

MoU with Charted Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) and Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA Sri Lanka). Gold Medal award for the best student in Department of Accounting

2012

Department of Commerce was reestablished

A new building for the Department of Commerce was built with the help of University Grants Commissions’ 19 million worth of grant.

MoU with Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). SEC awarded Gold Medal award for the best student in Department Financial Management

Started to offer Diploma in Human Resource Management, Diploma in Micro Finance and Diploma in Marketing

2011

Internship programme was introduced to the curriculum

Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) degree programme was introduced as an open and distance learning mode (as an online degree program) in Tamil medium

Foundation stone was laid for the new faculty building at Kalasalai premises.

2008

Under UGC’s restructuring, FMSC had Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree programme with all four departments.

2005

Land was purchased in Kalasalai Road, Thirunelvely

2004

FMSC launched the first journal: Journal of Business Studies (JBS)

2000

Celebrated MACOS week celebration

1999

The Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce (FMSC) of the University of Jaffna was established on 29 May 1999 as the 5th Faculty in the University of Jaffna to conduct BCom and BBA degree programmes.

Established a mini-computer lab with the funding aid of JAICA.

Creation of Management and Commerce Student Union (MCSU)