Message from the Dean

The Faculty of Education has earned a reputation as the first Faculty of Education to be established in Sri Lanka. The main objective of the Faculty from its inception has been to develop the capacity of teachers, educators, researchers and policy makers by equipping them with necessary knowledge skills and attitudes to serve the nation with their full potential.

The Faculty at present conducts the Bachelor of Education degree program which is offered collaboratively with the Faculty of Arts of the University of Colombo. Students for this course are selected from the Arts Faculty on the performance of their first year final examination. They study the academic subjects at the Arts Faculty and professional subjects at the Education Faculty. Students have to undergo 10 weeks of teaching practice in a school under the supervision of two lecturers of the Faculty of Education.

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