This programme has been designed for self study and the course pack includes printed course materials. To assist the learner, regular face to face sessions will also be conducted. Teaching sessions of 03 hour duration will be held once a week during weekends at the Regional/Study Centeres. In addition to the course materials and guidance provided by the OUSL, the students will be expected to make use of radio broadcasts and television programmes.

Objective of the programme: to improve the proficiency in Sinhala for career enhancement.

Subjects: Basic Skills, Reading, Writing, Speech and Listening.

Programme Code :
Programme Category :
Certificate Programme
Conducted by :
Dept. of Language Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Programme duration :
Maximum 02 years (Depending on the Grading Test)
Discipline(s) / Course(s) :
No formal qualification will be required. A Grading test will be held at the beginning of the programme
Starting date of issuing applications :
March 03rd, 2015
Application closing date :
March 31st, 2015
Programme commencing date :
June 2015 (Tentative)


Beginner's Course Tamil / Sinhala - Rs. 5900/= Basic Course Tamil / Sinhala - Rs. 8500/=
This Certificate programme is conducted by the department of Language Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Download Advertisement/Brochure or contact the coordinator, Ms. V. Vinothini for further details.
Address :
Dept. of Language Studies. Nawala, Nugegoda.
Contact :
Email :
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