University of Rajarata
Closing Date: 15.02.2022
The Advanced Certificate Course in English (Extension) programme is a one year course of study conducted by the Department of English Language Teaching of the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka.
The programme was strated in 1999 as a certificate course and in 2016 it was upgraded to an Advanced Certificate Course. The course has been designed for those who are employed in public and private sectors.
The course provides a foundation of necessary language skills i.e. Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking and Literature component to enhance the mastery of English through different learning activities. The successful candidates of the course are given a certificate based on the performance of the two semester-end examinations and the continuous assessment tests.
GCE O/L with Mathematics and Sinhala/Tamil, a course equivalent to SLQL (1) or NVQL 3 and a pass at the English Language at GCE O/L is requisite to enter the course. However, candidates who have failed English Language at GCE O/L are selected after a Selection Test. The Advanced Certificate Course in English is a fee levying course conducted on Saturdays / Sundays at Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Mihintale with an annual intake of nearly 300 participants.Objectives and Benifits
• To provide opportunities to those who aspire to learn English.
• To help participants improve their productive ability, self-confidence and clarity in the use of English.
• To help participants lay a strong foundation to pursue English courses with international recognition such as IELTS, TOFEL and FCE.
• To provide an opportunity for the participants to obtain Certificate Level University English qualification for their promotional prospects.Entry RequirementsAdmission ProcedureSyllabusCourse FeeDurationCourse Coodinator