4 semesters (1 semester is equal to 3 and a half months)
Course Fee: 335,000 LKR
SLQF 10 (60 credits)
Following are the entry qualifications of the Master of Education degree program.
(a) A Bachelor of Education (Hons.) Degree from a recognized University/ Higher Educational Institute
(b) A Bachelor of Education Degree from a recognized University/ Higher Educational Institute with minimum of two years of experience in the field of Education
(c) Bachelor’s Degree with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education from a recognized University/Higher Educational Institute with minimum of two years of experience in the field of Education,
(d) A Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University/ Higher Educational Institute with minimum of five years of experience in the field of Education
(e) A Master of Education Degree (SLQF 9) from a recognized University/ Higher Education Institute
(f) Any other qualification equivalent to Degree (SLQF 5 or above), not listed under (a), (b), (c), (d) or (e) but may be considered case by case and acceptable to the Board of Study and the Academic Senate of Horizon Campus with minimum of five years of experience in the field of Education.
The course will be conducted in English, Sinhala and Tamil media. The candidates will be selected through a process of interview.
The teaching methodologies consist of activity-based learning methods where face-to-face contact sessions are the main mode of teaching together with blended learning approaches. This includes andragogical learning methods, individualized learning and discovery methods while distant learning is facilitated through a sophisticated Learning Management System (LMS) backed by online learning platforms when required.
Dr. Jayanthi Gunasekara
Dean - Faculty of Education
PhD (UK), MA in Ed. Planning and Economics (UK), PGDE, PGD in Education & Psy. Assessment, PGD in Statistics, B.Sc
Dr. Selvaranee Illanco
Head-Faculty of Education
BA(University of Peradeniya), PGDip in Education(Open University of Sri Lanka), MSc (University of Peradeniya), MEd(Open University of Sri Lanka), MPhil in Education (National Institute of Education), PhD in Education( Alliance University, Zambia)
Dr. Roshini Wimalarathne
Ph.D. in Biology (City University of New York, USA), M. Phil. in Biology (City University of New York, USA), M.Sc. in Biotechnology (University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), M.Ed. (Asia e University, Malaysia), B.Sc. (Bangalore University, India)
Mr. George Attanayake
BA (Peradeniya) MA in Education (London), PGDE (Col) TESL (Humber, Toronto)
Ms. Amila Rupasinghe
B.Sc, M.Ed (India), PGDE, Advance Dip. in Edu.Mgt
Mr. Palanimuthu Arumugam
B.A (Hons), MSc in Edu. Mgt. B.Sc, M.Ed (India), PGDE, Advance Dip. in Edu.Mgt
PGDE, PGDEM (Merit)