Ms. Piyumi Udeshinee

Senior Lecturer / Head

Department of English and Modern Languages

Faculty of Business


Ms Piyumi Udeshinee is a Senior Lecturer attached to the School of Business at NSBM Green University Town and has over eight years of experience as an academic. Before joining NSBM, she had worked as a lecturer at NIBM for more than four years. She had also worked at a leading private higher educational institute as a lecturer in English and was working as the Acting Head of the English Unit when she left. She graduated from the University of Kelaniya with First Class Honours and completed her Masters in Linguistics at the same university. Currently she is reading for her MPhil in English at the University of Sri Jayawardenepura. Her teaching areas are English and Business Communication. She is interested in research on Second Language Acquisition, Corrective Feedback in Second Language Teaching, Sri Lankan English Literature and Digital Business Communication.

Research and Publications

Journal Publications
  • Udeshinee, W A P. (2009), “Miyedunu Lokaya.”, Muhudu Baba saha Thawath Katha, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 133-141.,
  • Udeshinee, W. A. P. (2013)., Development of Speech Skills of Learners of English as a Second Language, (Unpublished Masters dissertation). University of Kelaniya,
Conference Publications
  • Udeshinee W A P, Peiris A, Alahakoon P,, “Impact of the proficiency in English Language on students’ performance in their main subjects”, International Postgraduate Research Conference, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015,
  • Udeshinee W A P, Alahakoon P,, “The impact of using ELT games on improving speaking skills of ESL students”, The Second International Conference on Linguistics, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2016.,
  • Udeshinee W A P,, “Perceptions of ESL Learners and Teachers towards the Corrective Feedback”,, International Postgraduate Research Conference, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2016.,