Office for Research Support


The Office for Research delivers research support services related to research grants, research development and education and research collaborations with other institutes. We work closely with the academics and research assistants to provide high level administrative support to managing their research.


Head of the Division

Office for Research Support
National Institute of Fundamental Studies
Hanthana Road, Kandy (20000)
Sri Lanka

Services Provided

  • We act as the formally  delegated authority to submit applications and review research grant applications prior to submission 

  • Organize workshops and training programs related to research development and education

  • Manage research collaborations

  • Coordinate undergraduate research student training, industrial training and voluntary research assistants 

  • Compille the NIFS' monthly bulletin and Research News to enhance visibility of the research carried out at the NIFS.