Categories & Eligibility

The society shall comprise the following membership categories:



Ordinary Member


Any person who has been a postgraduate student or a staff member of the Human Genetics Unit

Associate Member


Any person who has completed an internship at the Human Genetics Unit or is an undergraduate/postgraduate student of a human genetics related degree

Honorary Member


A person who has contributed to the development of human genetics in Sri Lanka will be eligible to be elected as an honorary member on the discretion of the Council


    1. The decision of the Council on granting membership to new members shall be final.
    2. All ordinary members of the Society shall have the right to speak, vote at meetings and to be elected as an office-bearer.
    3. Associate members and honorary members are not eligible to vote at a General Meeting and shall not hold office in the Society.