The Open University of Sri Lanka – Postgraduate Diploma in Education Programme 2015/2016 – Application Calls now

Application forms for the above programme will be issued from 28.06.2015 to 23.07.2015

The expected student intakes according to the medium of study to follow the programme for each centre are given below.

Centers Sinhala Medium Tamil Medium
Colombo* 200 135
Kandy 180 135
Matara 180
Jaffna 180
Anuradhapura 90 45
Kurunegala 180 45
Gampaha * 90
Galle 90
Ambalangoda 90
Ratnapura 90
Bandarawela 90 45
Batticaloa 180
Ampara 45 90
Vavuniya 90
Trincomalee 90
Hatton 90
Puttlam 45
Kalutara 90 45
Ambalanthota 90
Kegalle 45
Polonnaruwa 90
Kilinochch 45
Badulla 45 45
Mullathivu 45


*For the academic activities in English Medium, 90 students for the Colombo Centre & 45 students for Gampaha Centre will be enrolled.

  1. All qualified applicants should sit for a Selection Test to be conducted by the Open University of Sri Lanka on 26th July 2015.
  2. Candidates would be selected for the programme according to the centre requested by the applicants. Change of the centre or the medium will not be allowed for any reason.

Admission Requirements

  1. Should hold a Bachelor’s Degree of minimum three years duration from a recognized University or any other equivalent qualification acceptable to the Senate of the Open University of Sri Lanka, and
  2. Should be a Teacher or a Principal of a recognized school or an In-service Teacher Adviser or a Teacher Educator or an Officer in the Sri Lanka Educational Administrative service or a full time permanent member in the academic staff (Universities, National Colleges of Education, Technical Colleges and Teacher Colleges) or a Government Teacher Centre Manager or a Lecturer {National Institute of Education) and
  3. Should have been appointed on or before 30th June 2014 and in continuous service from the first appointment date.


Application Forms and Particulars

Application forms and information regarding the programme of study could be obtained by paying Rs. 1000/= (Rs. 250/- is included as Selection Test fee) in cash, by following one of the procedures mentioned below.

  1. Personally calling at the Public Information Office, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda, on all days except Sunday and Public holidays, between 9.00 a.m.-3.00 p. m.
  2. Personally calling at the following Regional/ Study Centres, on days other than Sunday, Monday and Public holidays between 9.00 a.m.-3.00 p.m.

Kandy (Polgolla), Matara (Nupe), Jaffna, Batticaloa, Kurunegala, Ambalangoda, Anuradhapura, Bandarawela, Ratnapura, Kegalla, Vavuniya ,Galle, Kalutara, Gampaha, Trincomalee, Ampara, Hatton, Ambalanthota, Puttlam, Polonnaruwa, Kilinochchi, Monaragala, Badulla, Trincomalee and Mullathivu.


Applicants should sit for the Selection Test at the same Centre from which the application forms were obtained; further information could be obtained from the Public Information Centre

Application Closing Date: 23rd July 2015

For more details contact Open University on  011 2881327, 0112881 256/ 011 2807565 or see below image

The Open University of Sri Lanka - Postgraduate Diploma in Education Programme 20152016 – Application Calls now

The Open University of Sri Lanka – Postgraduate Diploma in Education Programme 20152016 – Application Calls now

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