Researcher Profile Buddhini Ginigaddara

Buddhini Ginigaddara
Doctoral Research Candidate

Centre for Smart Modern Construction
School of Computing, Engineering & Mathematics

Research Topic

Developing a Construction Skill Profile Prediction Model for Different Mixes of Onsite and Offsite Construction


Buddhini is a Quantity Surveyor with a first-class honors degree from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. She is a member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) – United Kingdom. She also holds graduate membership in the Institute of Quantity Surveyors Sri Lanka (IQSSL). She has experience in the construction industry during her post graduate time in leading construction organizations and has served many students of Sri Lanka as an exceptional lecturer.


  • BSc (Honours) in Quantity Surveying (First Class), University of Moratuwa

Professional Affiliations

  • Associate Member CIMA, UK
  • Graduate member IQSSL

Research Interests

  • Off Site Construction
  • Construction Industry Skills

Honours / Awards / Grants

  • Centre for Smart Modern Construction Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Research and Publications

  • Ginigaddara, B., Ramachandra, T., & Geekiyanage, D. (2018). Strategies for Enhancing Research and Development Activities in the Sri Lankan Construction Industry. In Proceedings of 11th International Research Conference. General Sir John Kothalawala Defense University Sri Lanka.

Professional Experience

  • Quantity Surveyor - Access Engineering PLC, Sri Lanka (February 2017 – June 2018)
  • Visiting Lecturer and Module Leader – ESOFT School of Engineering, Sri Lanka affiliated to Kingston University, UK (September 2017 – June 2018)
  • Visiting Lecturer – BCAS Campus, Sri Lanka affiliated to Wolverhampton University, UK (November 2016 – June 2018)
  • Management Accountant, Achievers Lanka Business School, Colombo 04. (September 2011 – May 2013)




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