Plagiarism Inspection

Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura checks the Similarities in Thesis / Dissertation / Manuscripts and other documents using Turnitin (

Students of the Faculty of Graduate Studies and supervisors can check similarities from the FGS.

For the Thesis/Dissertation we ask students to send one document (either word document or pdf file) from the Abstract to Conclusion Chapter (last chapter before the references chapter) excluding front pages (table of contents, acknowledgement, etc.), references chapter & appendices.

Please send an email to Mr. Kusal ( with the following details in the email body. (not in the subject field)

  • Name with initials
  • Registration number – as in the student’s registration book
  • Title of the Thesis/Dissertation

If the Similarity Index is higher than the maximum level, we do not accept Thesis/Dissertation. We ask students to edit the document and resend it.