The Magazine connecting the professionals of Risk & Insurance in Sri Lanka.

Voice of Insurance

Voice of Insurance

ISSN : 2806-5018
ISBN : 9 772806 501005

About the Magazine

The Voice of Insurance is the biannual specialized magazine published by the Department of Insurance and Valuation of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. The Voice of Insurance provides a trustful and independent information platform for the stakeholders of the risk & insurance business in Sri Lanka. The magazine aims to enlighten the sphere of risk and insurance with its latest trends, information, strategies, and insights to mitigate the dynamism of the business environment.

Why the Voice of Insurance  

The Department of Insurance and Valuation of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka is the pioneer academic center in risk & insurance education in Sri Lanka and is engaged in successfully conducting various academic programs filling the knowledge and skills gaps in the insurance business. Also, it publishes an academic journal allowing researchers to publish their scientific research articles in the area of risk and insurance.

Even though there are many institutions and professionals connected to the risk & insurance business, there is no such a common platform to present their professional voices, information, experience, and expectations. The voice of insurance aims to fill the gap by connecting the stakeholders in the insurance business in Sri Lanka and expects to create a trustful information source for the industry.

  • The contents of the magazine include the followings.
  • The theme of the Issue
  • Submission Guidelines
  • Submission Information
Voice of Insurance

The contents of the magazine include the followings.

  • Cover story: It is the story, whose subject is presented on the front page of any magazine.
  • Editorial: It is an opinion-based section, in which the editor shares their views and opinions on different issues, be it social or political, or legal. And thus tends to persuade the readers with that particular outlook.
  • Articles: Apart from the cover story and editorial, you will also find articles on different subjects for a specific audience. These are usually a non-fictional piece of information.
  • Features: Feature stories cover articles based on history, news, personality, or human interest such as places, people, events, etc. It aims to describe the experience and emotion in such a way that the readers can easily connect.
  • Columns: These are an opinion-based piece of writing, expressing the informed and powerful opinion of the writer, on a burning issue.
  • Reviews: Reviews generally state critical analysis or factual data on something, along with the opinion of the reviewer. However, the assertions must be supported by arguments, explanations, and illustrations.
  • Essays: It is an analytical or interpretative written composition on a particular topic.
  • Photo features: In a photo feature, there is a range of photographs that narrate a story.
Voice of Insurance

The theme of the Issue

” Challenges and role of the insurance in the economic crisis”


  • Regulatory supervision and industry performance
  • Customer Service / Customer engagement
  • Human Resource related
  • Reskilling and Upskilling: A Strategic Response to Changing Skill Demands
  • Industry Innovations
  • Strengthen Organizational resilience
  • Insure-tech insights
  • Wellbeing discussion
  • How technologyis revamping the insurance industry,
  • The way forward of the insurance business
Voice of Insurance

Submission Guidelines

All manuscripts should be in 12-point type, with a one-inch margins, and sequentially numbered pages. Manuscripts should be double-spaced. The author’s name, address, telephone number, and email address should be typed at the top of the first page. Article lengths vary widely from 1,000 to 4,000 words.

Voice of Insurance

Submission Information

There are a number of key steps you should follow to ensure a smooth and trouble-free submission. We advise you to read aims and scope and author guidelines when preparing your manuscript and submit it when it is at a publishable level.

Submission e-mail: voiceofinsurance@wyb.ac.lk