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All Academic Activities of The Open University of Sri Lanka (including Day Schools/Examinations/Student Registrations) have been postponed until further notice as per a UGC directive. Watch this space for further updates



Presently, limited teaching and learning activities are taking place through MOODLE Learning Management System (LMS). All registered students of The Open University of Sri Lanka can access the following LMS, MYOUSL and Library web sites FREE of charge from any mobile or any home broadband connection until further notice. Thus, connection to following university-hosted web servers from your home or mobile internet will not be counted in your data packages.

The web servers are:    http://www.ou.ac.lk          http://www.lib.ou.ac.lk         http://elearn.ou.ac.lk             http://myousl.ou.ac.lk


Closing Dates for ESBM & CEMBA/CEMPA Applications Extended till 31 March 2020. Selection Test of OUSL’s CEMBA/CEMPA Program Postponed.           New Date will be Notified in Due Course.


Postponement of Procurement Activities

Please be informed that due to the prevailing emergency situation in the country, all procurement-related activities of The Open University of Sri Lanka such as, issuing of bids, receiving of bids, opening of bids, providing information on supplies of goods & services and construction projects etc. have been postponed until further notice. 


E-Learning Resources from the Commonwealth of Learning – Canada – Open Covid 19

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34th Annual Conference of the Asian Association of Open Universities 21-23 October 2020. Click to Access Website              Public Notification from UGC: Providing Relief for Victims of Ragging (for more details Click)               New Registration for study programmes of Faculty of Engineering Technology will recommence from 6th March 2020.                                        StART@OUSL (EGAP) Rescheduled Day Schools for Students of Faculty of Engineering Technology & Faculty of Natural Sciences           Honorary COL Advisers Announced! Click here for details.                    Please see under the tab “Current Student” for Rules & Regulations pertaining to StART@OUSL 2019          OUSL Student Bursaries & Mahapoloa Scholarships are available. Apply now! Contact Student Affairs Division.       NOW YOU CAN SUBSCRIBE TO OUSL YOUTUBE CHANNEL & VIDEO HUB. SEE LINKS BELOW.