University of Peradeniya
University of Peradeniya
CDCE IS NOW ISO 9001:2015 CERTIFIED
It is with great pride we announce that the Centre for Distance and Continuing Education [CDCE] turned to be an ISO 9001:2015 certified institute in 2016. Being the centre of excellence in distance and continuing education of the country, the CDCE, University of Peradeniya boast to be one of the very few organizations of the country to receive ISO 9001:2015. To ISO 9001:2015 certificate was awarded to Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice-Chancellor of University of Peradeniya by the Director General of Sri Lanka Standards Institution on December 28, 2016. Dr. Jayalath Edirisinghe, Director of the CDCE, Mr. U. Dodanwala, Registrar of the University, Mr. Edirisinghe, Acting Bursar of the University, Deputy Directors of the CDCE attended the event which was held at the Sri Lanka Standards Institution, Colombo.
Due date for receiving applications for General degree examinations in arts 1st year (external - new syllabus - 100 level) has been extended till July 06, 2018.2018-06-19 More
All BA (Old Syllabus) students who do not have a valid registration should renew their registration before 30th July, 2018. Students who failed to register before 30th July, 2018 will not be considered as an external student of the University of Peradeniya.2018-06-18 More
Deputy Registrar/ CDCE has announced that the amount paid per day for a seminar subject for BA (Old – New Syllabus) examination - 2018 has been revised as Rs. 1000.00, the additional sum of Rs. 500.00 can be utilized for future seminars.
If you do not wish to participate in future seminars, you will be paid back with the extra amount you have paid. In order to proceed with this, Deputy Registrar/ CDCE would like to kindly advice you to fill out the attached form and forward it to CDCE.
CDCE is happy to inform that it has arranged now 'on site registration' on the day of the seminar for 100 Level of the new syllabus.2018-06-15 More
Timetable of Seminar series for BA First Examinations in Arts (External - New Syllabus) is now available to download. Navigate to download the timetable.2018-06-05 More
Navigate here to download your seminar admission of Seminar series for BA First Examinations in Arts (External - New Syllabus).2018-06-05 More
Applications for BA 100 level (external - new syllabus) Examinations in Arts are issued from 28-05-2018 to 16-06-2018. Your admissions for the seminars will be available to download from the website from 04-06-2018. Navigate for more information/application forms.2018-05-28 More
Seminar series for BA First Examinations in Arts (External - New Syllabus) (100 Level) is to be held from June to August, 2018. Please send your dully filled application forms before 25-05-2018.2018-05-16 More
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of Tutor/Mentor on assignment basis for four courses of the BBA (Online) Degree Programme – 2017/18 Semester II.2018-05-10 More
Access the new important examination/seminar notices issued by the Deputy Registrar/ CDCE from here.2018-04-20 More
Results of BA (Old Syllabus) First Examination in Arts held in December 2016 are now available to view.2018-02-08 More
CDCE hosted a damma sermon on 28th May, 2018 at the CDCE premises in line with the Poson Festival, 2018. A nun from from Anagarika Monastery of Kadugannawa delivered the sermon.
In fulfilling a long felt need the CDCE initiated the BBA online syllabus revision process with support from the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) in New Delhi, India. The inaugural ceremony of the capacity building workshop was held on 23 rd March 2018. at 6:30 p.m. followed by a fellowship dinner at the Oak Ray Regengy, Kandy. Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Peradeniya participated as the chief guest of the ceremony. Prof. Karunesh Saxena, the Director, Internal Quality Assurance Cell, Prof. Mallika Pinnawala, the Director, CDCE; Dr. S. Maheswaran, the Representative for the Dean of the Faculty of Management, University of Peradeniya; Prof. Terrence Madhujith, Project Coordinator; and Dr. W. D. Chandrasena, the Deputy Director, Learning Resources, CDCE also participated in the ceremony .
Dr. Manas Ranjan Panigrahi the Programme Officer – Education of the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) based in Delhi, India visited the Centre for Distance and Continuing Education and the University on January 4th and 5th on invitation extended by the Acting Director Professor Terrence Madhujith. Dr. Panigrahi discussed the possibility of providing assistance for educational media resources for distance education. Dr. Panigrahi met with Professor Upul B. Dissanayake, the Vice-Chancellor of the University on January 5th and discuss the possibilities of collaborating with University of Peradeniya. He represents the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) New Delhi and Commonwealth of Learning (COL) Canada.
The ceremony for the Convocation for External Graduands 2016 was held at Mahinda Rajapakshe Auditorium (NICD), Polgolla, Kandy on 23rd November 2017.
The inauguration ceremony to mark the registration of fresh students for the Bachelor of Business Management (Online) degree program academic year 2017 was held on September 24, 2017 at the CDCE, University of Peradeniya. The occasion was graced by Professor R.L. Wijeyeweera, the Deputy Vice Chancellor. The Acting Director of the center professor Terrence Madhujith, Dr. Tilak Bandara, Deputy Director-Examination, Mr. R.V.S.P. Rajapakse, the Deputy Registrar-CDCE, Mr. A. I. Smarahewa, the Senior Assistant Bursar-CDCE, Ms. R.D.S.N. Rajapakse, the Assistant Registrar-CDCE, Dr. M. Alfred, The Chairman of the Board of Study in Management Studies, Ms. Heshani Wijethunge, the Academic Coordinator and academic staff contributing to the degree program, students and parents attended the ceremony. This is the ninth batch of BBA (Online) registered with by the CDCE since its inception in 2008.