The closing date for accepting applications for new enrolments to National Colleges of Education – popularly known as “Vidya Peeta” – is this Friday. Thereby, applications will be accepted only until midnight on Friday.
Chief Commissioner on Teacher Training: K.M.H. Bandara says, applicants need to apply online, and also send in a hard copy of their application, by registered post. He further states. if applicants face difficulties in applying online, the application sent by registered post would suffice.
Students who have obtained a high Z-score at the 2016 and 2017 GCE Advanced Level Examination will be selected in this enrolment.
Students are to be admitted to all National Colleges of Education, in May. A higher number of admissions will be for Science, Maths, ICT, and Primary School Teaching.