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Applications are now invited to select suitably qualified individuals for the Diploma in English (Intake -07) programme conducted by the Department of English Language Teaching of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Course modules

  • Advanced Grammar
  • Language Competency
  • Language through Literature
  • Oral Competency
  • Extended Essay

Lectures and practical sessions will be conducted in blended mode (online and face-to-face where necessary and required) on

    • Sundays from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm (when face-to-face lectures are conducted)
    • Sundays from 8.00 am to 03.15 p.m. (when lectures are conducted online)
    • Duration: One year (SLQF Level 03, NVQ Level 05)
    • Course Fee: Rs.40, 000/-(Full payment must be paid at the time of the registration)



  • General Certificate of Education (Advanced level) with a minimum of 2 subjects including an ‘S’ pass for General English or an equivalent qualification.
  • General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) with a minimum of 6 subjects in a single attempt with 4 credits including a ‘Credit’ pass for English and certified work experience with a minimum period of three years in the relevant field.
  • Successful completion of SLQF Level 2 or NVQ Level 3/4 in the relevant field
  • Any other qualification specified by the Department and approved by the Senate.

The following documents should be brought for the interview on 26th March 2022

  • Duly filled application form
  • Relevant certificates and two passport size colour photographs
  • Deposit slip for application fee of Rs.500/=. Paid to the Account No. 013010001330 at any branch of the People’s Bank.
  • Three self-addressed 9” X 4”size stamped (Rs. 45/-) envelopes.