Admission - Foreign Candidates
Applications are invited up to 04.11.2010 from eligible foreign Bhikkhus who sat for the G.C.E. (A.L) Examination in and after 2007 possessed the following qualifications to read for the Bachelor of Arts Degree as internal students.
Minimum Requirements for Admission
Candidates who are pronounced eligible by the Commissioner General of Examinations should have obtained,
1. (a) Candidates should have passed G.C.E. (A.L.) Examination in at least 3 subjects including Pali in the field of Buddhism or any other languages.
(b) A minimum marks of 30% for the Common General Paper.
2. (a) Candidates who have passed G.C.E. (Advanced Level) Examination in at least 3 subjects including either a subject in the field of Buddhism or any other language and without the subject of Pali should have following qualifications in Pali.
I. Passed in Pali subject at the Prachina Prarambha Examination,
II. Passed in Pali subject at the Examination of Mulika Piriven Avasana,
III. Credit Pass in Pali subject at the G.C.E. (O.L) Examination.
IV. Passed in Pali Diploma conducted by the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka.
(b) A minimum marks of 30 % for the Common General Paper.
3. (a) Candidates should have passed G.C.E. (A.L.) examination conducted by the London University or any other examination certified as equivalent to G.C.E. (Advanced Level) examination in Sri Lanka by the High Commissioner of the particular country or the Commissioner General of Examination in Sri Lanka.
(b) The Candidates who have obtained the qualifications as per para 3 (a) above without the subject of Pali should pass one year certificate course in Pali conducted by the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka or posses any other qualifications in Pali equivalent to the above certificate course.
As declared by the University Grants Commission, minimum requirements for admission for each year will be considered in accordance with requirements.
Application forms and relevant details can be obtained from the following address until 29.10.2010.
Assistant Registrar (Academic & Student Services),
Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka,
Tele : 011-2857786 / 011-2891104
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration – US$ 20
Coaching charges – US$ 100 per year
For an application form – Rs. 200/-
Application forms can be obtained sending a Bank Draft A.C. No. 711201, Bank of Ceylon, Homagama, Sri Lanka. A self addressed value Rs. 30.00 stamped envelope 10'' x 7'' in size should be sent if you expect to obtain applications by post.
The words "University Admission for Foreign Students 2011" should be indicated on the left hand corner of the envelope.
Applications which are incomplete or after the closing date of applications received will be rejected.