Mrs. Chithrangani Hewapathirana

Senior Lecturer (G II)

Secondary and Tertiary Education
Faculty of Education

Kandy, Colombo, 2n floor, Block 5 - Education Building

Office: 112881234, Ext: 234 Mobile: NULL


My hometown is Kandy. Studied at Matale BMS and Girls’ High School Kandy. All my degrees have been obtained by University of Peradeniya. I started my career as a honors graduate Teacher. After serving 12 years I joined Sri Lanka Instate of Advanced Technological Education. I served there as a Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and finally I worked as the director of the Advanced Technological Instate at Dehiwala. In 2011 I joined OUSL.

Areas of Specialization:

Management, Comparative Education and HR Management

Research interests:

Vocational Education


Treasurer Alumina Association Faculty of Education

Programme Coordination:

Master of Arts in Teacher Education

Course Coordination:

PGDE – ESP2205, ESP2108 } Course Team Leader M.Ed – ESP2318 } Course Team Leader MATE – ESP2262 } Course Team Leader MATE(I) – ESP2245 } Course Team Leader


Best all-round Sports woman 1983 ? Prof. H.A. Passae Trophy Best performance (Silver Medal) HR and Leadership Programme Colombo Plan Staff College ? Philippine, Manila.


2005 ? SLAAS

Ongoing Research:

Critical Investigation about the Continues Assessment Mechanism of the PGDE Programme

Research Supervisions:

Supervision of the research of M.Ed students


Co-Author – Teacher and Teaching competencies for successful Teaching-Learning Process ? 2002, 2007 Godage Publication, Colombo. Co-Author – Society and Socialization agents 2010 ? Godage Publication, Colombo.

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