Dr. Renuka


Dr. Mrs  MRM Wickramasinghe is currently working as a head, department of allied sciences, as a probationary   lecturer attached to the Department of Shareera Vignana, Institute of Indigenous Medicine since 12th of December 2005. She received her secondary education from Sripalee Maha Vidyalaya, Horana. Entered the Institute of Indigenous Medicine, the University of Colombo in 1982/83 as an undergraduate and obtained  02 second class upper divisions and 01 second class lower division during the 5 years of her academic period. After completion of the internship period, she served the university as a  temporary demonstrator, Instructor and temporary lecturer  and worked as a Government Ayurveda Medical Officer at southern province central dispensary of Ayurveda As a probationary lecture she was  awarded  Scholarship by a department of AYUSH, the government of India since 2008-2011 for post graduate studies of Doctor of Medicine – Ayurveda Vachaspati, MD (Ayurveda, SharirRachana) In P.G. Department of Sharir Rachana,  National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur, Rajasthan Ayurveda University of   Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Qualifications, Fellowships and Certifications

  • Doctor of Medicine (Ayurveda) 2011

    Ayurveda Vachaspati, MD (Ayurveda, SharirRachana)

  • Bachelor of Ayurveda Medicine and Surgery 1991

    Institute of Indigenous

  • Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (CTHE) 2017

    University of Colombo


  • Executive Committee Member of Teacher’s Association IIM 2016-2017
  • Executive Committee Member of Teacher’s Association IIM 2017- 2018
  • Appointments Post of Student Counselor 01/04/2016-31/03/2017
  • Post of Student Counselor 01/11/2016-31/10/2017
  • Post of Student Counselor 01/11/2017-30/11/2017
  • Member of Career & Personal Development of Students Committee 24.10.2016
  • Appointment as a Student Supervisor for the New Entrants 2010/2011
  • Post of Member of the Board of Study in Ayurveda, Institute of Indigenous Medicine, for a period of 03 years (2016/2019)16.02.2016
  • Member of the Research Management and Higher Degree Committee 2018
  • Member of the Editorial Board Sri Lanka Journal of Indigenous Medicine (SLJIM,Peer reviewed research publication of the Institute of Indigenous Medicine) 03.08.2018


  • Now

    Senior Lecturer Grade 11

    Institute of Indigenous Medicine, University of Colombo, Rajagiriya

  • Now2018

    Head of the Department

    Department of Allied Sciences, Institute of Indigenous Medicine

  • 2018


    Adyapana and Arogya Shala Mandalaya, Department of Ayurveda

  • 2018


    Board of controlling Examinations, Department of Ayurveda

  • 2018


    Board of Examine the Curriculum, Department of Ayurveda

  • 2018


    Committee for Ayurveda Teaching Hospital, Borella

  • 2015


    Committeefor Ayurveda Teaching Hospital, Borella

  • 2015

    Consultant Assistant

    Teaching Hospital, Borella

  • 2001

    Medical officer in Ayurveda

    Southern Province, Provincial Council