Applicant should be 18 years or over on the closing date of applications, and
Successfully completed the Advanced Certificate in Pre-School Education Programme conducted by the Open University of Sri Lanka, or
At least 03 passes at the GCE (A/L) Examination and 06 passes in G.C.E (O/L) Examination with Language and Mathematics, or
Minimum of 54 credits in courses offered at any foundation Levels 1 and 2 (offered by OUSL), or
Diploma in Teaching offered by the National Colleges of Education, or
Teacher Training Certificate awarded by the Teacher Training Colleges.
Note : Applicants who wish to follow the Programme in English medium should possess at least a Credit pass (before 2001) or “B” pass (from 2001) for English Language in the GCE (Ordinary Level) Examination).