Project Assistant – Preservation and Digitization of Sri Lankan Tamilology collection

University of Jaffna

Kandiah Karthigaesan Tamil Library Trust Fund

Preservation and Digitization of Sri Lankan Tamilology collection

 University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka will entertain applications for the “Project Assistant” full-time on contract basis under the project titled “Preservation and Digitization of Sri Lankan Tamilology collection” from suitably qualified persons.

Required Qualifications and Experience

  1. Should have passed the G.C.E (O/L) examination in six subjects (not more than two sittings) with two credit passes including Tamil language and mathematics and ordinary pass in English language.


  1. Should have passed the G.C. E. A/L examination with three passes.


  1. should have obtained a certificate of proficiency not below the NVQ level 5 issued by a Technical/Vocational Training Institute accepted by the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission or recognized Institution in the field of Information Communication and Multimedia Technology/ Information and Communication Technology/ Information Technology/ Database Management System/ Graphic design

*Preference will be given to those who have work experience in ICT/ Database Management System.


LKR 30,000.00 per month. In addition, EPF 12% and ETF 3% will be paid.


Not more than 35 years on the closing date of application.


How to Apply

Candidates should submit their applications in the prescribed format available on the University website ( ) and addressed to the Librarian (Project Coordinator), Library, University of Jaffna, Ramanathan Road, Thirunelvely, Jaffna by registered post with certified photocopies of the relevant certificates, on or before 15th June 2022. 


University of Jaffna.