Master of Arts in Education

The Degree of Master of Arts in Education programme is a 60 credits programme of two (02) academic years. It consists of two levels (Level 9: coursework, and Level 10: two taught courses and a research dissertation).

• To expand opportunities for postgraduate studies in the field of Education and for those who are already serving in the field of education
• To develop knowledge, attitudes and skills of individuals to act as leaders, consultants and resource personnel in education
• To enhance capacity development in professional reflection, judgment, decision-making and practice to address various issues in the field of education
• To promote research in the field of education

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Programme Code :
Programme Category :
Post Graduate Programme
Conducted by :
Dept. of Secondary and Tertiary, Faculty of Education
Programme Duration :
MA in Education programme- Level 10 =1 year
Discipline(s) / Course(s) :






Admission Requirements for Level 10

• Master of Education degree with coursework (SLQF 9) with a minimum GPA of 3.00 from the Open University of Sri Lanka or any other university recognized by the UGC,
• An equivalent or higher qualification acceptable to the Senate.

Accepting Online Applications from:
  October 2023
Closing Date for Applications :
Selection Test :
Registration date :





Note: The online selection test (if needed) will be conducted on 28.11.2021. (Applicants to sit from their homes)

Local Students

Application Fee – Rs. 1,050/=

Registration Fee               : Rs. 1,500.00
Facility Fee                        : Rs. 2,500.00
Library Facility Fee          : Rs.    200.00
Tuition Fees (per credit)  :  Rs. 2100×30

Total    :    Rs.67,200/=


Overseas Students
Tuition Fee : US$ 8,640*
 *: In addition to the above fee, is a refundable deposit of US$ 1000 will be charged from the foreign students before the registration.  

This Post Graduate Degree programme is conducted by the Department of Secondary and Tertiary, Faculty of Education. Contact the Programme Coordinator for further details.

Address :
Department of Secondary and Tertiary, Faculty of Education, Nawala, Nugegoda.
Contact :
011 288 1425  / 0718414494
Email :
 Head of the Department  / Programme coordinator

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