The Department of Social Statistics in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura was established in the year 1995 and conducts Special and General Degree Programs in the fields of Social Statistics and Management and Information Technology to cater the requirements of the country. The department offers two Special Degree Programs in Business Statistics and Social Statistics and two General Degree Programs in Social Statistics and Management and Information Technology. The department has introduced an extended Special Degree Program of Management and Information Technology General Degree. All of these Degree Programs direct student to follow globally demanding fields of study and to cope up with modern competitive world.