Master of Education

This is a 30-credit study programme. A candidate should acquire the 30credits within a minimum of 1 year, not necessarily consecutive, provided the student maintains registration throughout.

Objectives:

  • To expand the opportunities for higher studies in Education for those who are already serving in the field
  • To enable personnel already serving in higher educational institutions to obtain specialized knowledge in fields relevant to their professions by offering a variety of new subjects
  • To promote research in areas relevant to the development of Education

The programme consists of course work only. The course work comprises 3 compulsory courses and one optional course. This programme will be conducted in Colombo (Sinhala, Tamil & English), Kandy (Sinhala medium only) and Jaffna (Tamil medium only) regional centers.

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Programme Code :
MH
Programme Category :
Post Graduate Degree Programme
Conducted by :
Dept. of Secondary and Tertiary, Faculty of Education
Programme Duration :
Minimum one year
Discipline(s) / Course(s) :
Master of Education

The minimum entry requirements for the Master of Education Degree Programme are as follows:

  1. 1. A pass in the Degree of Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) from The Open University of Sri Lanka or any recognized University,1.1 with a minimum GPA of 2.70,
    or1.2 minimum of second-class lower division
    and1.3 including at least B Grade for any two (02) of the courses: Educational Psychology, Foundations in Education, Educational Measurement & Evaluation, or any equivalent courses,
    or2. A pass in the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) or Postgraduate Diploma in Special Needs in Education (PGDSNE) from The Open University of Sri Lanka or any other recognized university,2.1 with a minimum GPA of 2.70,
    or2.2 a Merit or Distinction pass
    and2.3 including at least B Grade for any two (02) of the courses: Educational Psychology, Foundations in Education, Educational Measurement & Evaluation; or any equivalent courses,
    or3. An equivalent or higher qualification acceptable to the Senate
Accepting Online Applications from:
  03rd October 2021
Closing Date for Applications :
 02nd November 2021
Selection Test :
 21st November 2021 (applicants to sit from their homes)
Registration date :

Application Fee – Rs. 1,050/=
Registration Fee – Rs. 1,000/=
Facility Fee – Rs. 1,500/=
Library Facility Fee – Rs. Rs. 200/=
Examination Fee – Rs. 6,500/=
Tuition Fee – Rs. 90,000/= (Pay in two installments)
International student (Developed countries) US$160 per credit
International student (Developing Countries) US$ 80 per credit

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

 

Address :
Department of Secondary and Tertiary, Faculty of Education,Nawala,Nugegoda.
Contact :
011 288 1231
Email :

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