Advice for those who are looking for GCE Advanced Level (AL) courses after GCE Ordinary Level (OL) examination in Sri Lanka.
Streams of study
You have to first settle on the stream you are going to study – Science, Commerce or Arts. Science stream consists of Biological science or Physical Science. In Biological Science stream you have to follow Biology, Chemistry and Physics (or Agriculture). Physical scince stream includes Physics, Chemistry and Combined Mathematics.
Popular subjects in Commerce stream consist of Economics, Business Studies and Accounting. In Arts stream students follow various subjects: Sinhala, Logic, Political Science, Geography, Buddhist Civilization, English Literature, Japanese, History and Drama,
If you are going to follow in Science stream then most of the private tuition classes start from 2008 January.
Major Tuition centers in Colombo area
In Colombo area, the major tuition centers are Rotary Hall Nugegoda (Telephone 2820095), Sakya Institute Nugegoda/ Kohuwala (2814908/ 2816882), Louvre Institute Nugegoda (2814908/ 2816882), Shakthi – Bambalapitiya and Colombo 7 and Spina Bambalapitya.
Some of the popular lecturers:
Hiran Amarasekera, Mahinda Bandaranayake, Asanga Abeysundara, Nissanka de Silva
Jagath Patabedi, Amith Pussella, Tilney De Silva, K C Jayeratne, Sunil Mendis
Prassana Baddewithana, K Siri Vithanage, Devruwan Alwis. Shrinath Wickramasinghe, Majula Abeysinghe
D W Dangalla, Praja Renuka, Nirosh Chaminda, Dushyantha Mahabaduge, H M Dayaratne
Jayantha Dandunna, Saman Atygalla
Bandara Dissanayake, Tilak Mahanama, Rohitha Kahatapitiya
Bandara Dissanayake, Rohitha Kahatapitiya
Auna Rajamanthri, Kumudu Liyanage, Ajith Nandalal
Upul Shantha Sannasgala, Premadasa Ranasinghe
Malimboda Pannasara Thero
English Medium Classes:
English medium classes are also available at Louvre Institute, Nugegoda. (Tel 2852694)
Biology – Nissanka de Silva
Physics – Siri Edirisinghe
Chemistry – Douglus Perera
Combined Mathematics – Daham Perera
Economics/ Business Studies – Rohitha Kahatapitiya
Accounting – Rohan Wimalsuriya