Dr. TK Karandakatiya

Department of Business Management , Faculty of Business Studies and Finance Wayamba University of Sri Lanka Kuliyapitiya. 60200

Dr. TK Karandakatiya

Head -Department of Business Management

Academic Qualifications

  • PhD. in Management, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China), 2014
  • M.Sc. in Management (with marketing special, University of Sri Jayewardenepura(SL), 2005
  • Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education, University of Colombo (SL), 2003
  • B. Com (Marketing Special) ;(2nd Upper Class) Degree, University of Sri Jayewardenepura (SL), 1999
  • Diploma in Management, The Open University of Sri Lanka(SL), 1996

Professional Memberships /Affiliations/ Administrative contributions

  • Member of Editorial Board, Wayamba Journal of Management, 2010

Teaching Interests

  • Marketing Management, Business Environment, Management, International Business.

Research Interests

  • Customer relationship management, Relationship marketing, Quality and Brand management, Consumer behavior, Marketing ethics


International refereed journals & international conference proceedings

  • Karandakatiya,T.K., & Yong-Qiang,G. (2014). The Relationship between the Ethical CorporateCulture and The Perceived Importance of Ethics and Social Responsibility: Evidence from SriLankan Government Banking Sector. ZENITH International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 04 (02), 290-303.
  • Karandakatiya,T.K., & Yong-Qiang,G. (2014). The Relationship between Belief in a Just World and Marketing Practitioners’ Perception towards the Importance of Ethics and Social Responsibility. ZENITH International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 04(04), 250-264.
  • Karandakatiya,T.K. (2014). Influence of Selected Personal Factors on Ethical Sensitivity: A Survey of Marketing Practitioners in Private Business Enterprises in Sri Lanka. GALAXI International Interdisciplinary Research Journal, 02 (04), 124-137.

Local refereed journals & Local conference proceedings

  • Karandakatiya,T.K., & Yong-Qiang,G. (2014). Banking practitioners’ perception towards ethical corporate culture: A survey of banking practitioners in government and locally -owned private banks in Sri Lanka, Sri Lankan Journal of Banking and Finance (SLJBF),Wayamba University of Sri Lanka.
  • Karandakatiya,T.K.,(2007):“Joint Implementation of Marketing Philosophy and Total Quality Management,” Journal of Accountancy, Vol 05, No.01,pp 84-107.(Sri Lanka).