Prof. Shanthi Segarajasingham

Professor in Law



Professor in Law – Department of Legal Studies, Faculty of Business, NSBM Green University

Retired Professor in Commercial Law, Faculty of Law, University of Colombo

Ph.D, M.Phil, LL.B (Hons), Attorney-at-Law & Notary Public, Commissioner for Oaths, Company Secretary.

Recipient of the award ‘Super Woman Achiever 2020’ jointly awarded by the World Women Leadership Congress and the World Federation of Human Resources Professionals

Recipient of the award ‘Education Leadership Award 2019 for Best Professor in Commercial Law Studies’ awarded jointly by World Education Congress and World Federation of Academic and Educational Institutions.

World Bank scholar for Ph.D and read for Ph.D at University of Malaya, Malaysia.

Awarded merit scholarship by the Faculty of Law on the results of the First Examination in Laws; Passed the LL.B degree with second class honours.


Consultant – Consumer Affairs Authority of Sri Lanka.

Member of Law Review Panel of Child Protection and Child Rights

Visiting Lecturer and Examiner of University of Jaffna, University of Moratuwa, Open University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Law College & Faculties of Management & Finance and Graduate studies of the University of Colombo.

Has published many articles in reputed journal; presented papers in local and international Seminars/Conferences; addressed workshops on the subjects of Company Law, Business Law, Law of Contracts, Law of Delict, Consumer Law, Criminal Law and Law & Education.

Completed Accreditation for Senior Teachers in Higher Educational Institutions (ASTHE) conducted by the Staff Development Centre of the University of Colombo and awarded SEDA (Staff and Educational Development Association – UK) accreditation.

External Programme Reviewer of the Universities Grants Commission

Reviewer – International Journal of Research and Innovation in Social Science (IJRISS) ISSN No. 2454-6186

Member – Editorial Board of International Journal for Studies on Children, Women, Elderly and Disabled People (eISSN 0128-309X)

Member of Panel on Ph.D Evaluation, Department of Public Policy, Law and Governance, Central University of Rajasthan, India

Member of Canadian Association for Food Law Policy


Previously, Head of Department of Commercial Law; Co-ordinator -Quality Assurance Cell; Co-coordinator – M.Phil/Ph.D Programme; Co-ordinator – LL.M Programme of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka;

Educated at Jaffna Vembadi Girls High School and presently holding the position of President of Jaffna Vembadi Girls High School Past Pupils Association – Colombo Branch.