Fees and Charges

Fees paid in respect of a study programme at the PGIHS include Registration fee, Academic fee, Student Society fee, and Library fee. Academic fee includes course fee (tuition fee) and examination fee (first attempt) and can be paid in four instalments: 25% at the initial registration, 25% before the 1st semester examination, 25% at the beginning of the 2nd semester and 25% before the examination of the 2nd semester. Research degree students are allowed to pay the total academic fee as a shared annual payment.

Fees for renewal of registration, registration as exchange or casual student, offering courses on non-credit/audit basis, make-up/repeat examination in courses, repeat viva-voce examination, issue of certificates and transcripts, etc. can be paid at the time of task/activity/ requirement. 

The institute reserves the right to revise fee structure and rates of fees and charges of degree programmes time to time.

FEE STRUCTURE

Postgraduate Diploma, MA*, MPhil and PhD Degree Programmes

                                   

Category

of Students

and Fee Type

PG Diploma

MA/MEd

 

MA

 

MPhil

 

PhD

 

Min. 25 credits, 1-year,   Coursework

Min. 30 credits, 1-year Coursework

 

Min. 2-years,

Coursework & Research

 

Min 2-years full-time Research and coursework

Min. 3-years full-time Research and coursework

Local Students (LKR)

Application Fee

1000

1000

1000

1000

1000

Registration Fee

5000

5000

5000

5000

5000

Academic Fee

72, 000

92, 000

70, 000

(per year)

77, 000

(per year)

102, 000

(per year)

Library Fee

2000

2000

2000

2000

2000

Foreign Students (US $)

Application Fee

25

25

25

25

25

Registration Fee

250

250

250

250

250

Academic Fee for students from SAARC Countries and clergy

1265

1615

990

(per year)

1015

(per year)

1215

(per year)

Academic Fee for students from Non-SAARC Countries

1565

1915

1190

(per year)

1315

(per year)

1515

(per year)

Library Fee

60

60

60

60

60

          *Including MA in Applied Economics.

 

Master of Sustainable Tourism, Master of International Relations and

Master of Science in Sustainable Tourism

                                   

Category

of Students

and Fee Type

Master of Sustainable Tourism

(45 credits,   1 ½ years,   by coursework)

Master of Science in Sustainable Tourism

(60 credits, 2 years, coursework and research)

Master of International Relations

(44 credits, 1 ½ years, coursework)

Local Students (LKR)

Application Fee

1000

1000

1000

Registration Fee

5000

5000

5000

Academic Fee

172, 000

232, 000

168, 000

Library Fee

2000

2000

2000

Foreign Students (US $)

Application Fee

25

25

25

Registration Fee

250

250

250

Academic Fee for students from SAARC Countries and clergy

1665

2165

1628

Academic Fee for students from Non-SAARC Countries

2015

2515

1970

Library Fee

60

60

60

 

 

 

OTHER FEES

Fees for renewal of registration, registration as exchange or casual student, offering courses on non-credit/audit basis, make-up/repeat examination in courses, repeat viva-voce examination, issue of certificates and transcripts, etc. can be paid at the time of task/activity/ requirement.

REVISION OF FEE AND CHARGES

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

PAYMENT OF FEES

Course fee can be paid in four instalments.

(1st installment – at the registration. 2nd, 3rd & 4th installments – before the semester examinations).

All fees and charges related to postgraduate degree programme 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 POLICY

ü The fee or excess of fee paid may be refunded with a 10% deduction as administrative charges where a fee is paid under misapprehension on the part of the candidate or where it is paid in excess under such a misapprehension.

ü The whole of the fee that has been paid in excess due to a mistake/lapse on the part of officials of the Institute may be refunded.

ü In addition, requests for refund made by students who cancel/ withdraw from programmes with official approval from the Director may be considered for a partial refund by considering the period of study of the student.