Postgraduate Diploma/MSc in Physics Education

2 years


Department of Physics, University of Colombo, Colombo 03   View map

Programme Overview

This program has been especially designed to enhance and update the knowledge in contemporary Physics to those who are already teaching Physics or for those individuals who intend to take a rewarding career path in Physics teaching. The program will put special emphasis on the development of skills in effective and interactive teaching methods of Physics with the aid of modern teaching techniques and multimedia. Furthermore, comprehensive laboratory practical sessions in General Physics and Electronics will help develop skills in practical designing and management able to enhance student conceptual understanding in Physics. Lectures and practical classes will be held on Saturdays and the minimum duration of the program is 18 months.

Eligibility and Admission Criteria

A Bachelor of Science Degree (B.Sc.) from a recognized university with Physics as a subject or any other equivalent qualification acceptable to the Senate of the University of Colombo.

The candidates will be selected based on an interview and/or examination
Course Fee : LKR 200,500.00

Application Closing Date: 28th February 2018
Interviews: March 2018 (Will be Informed)
Payment Deadline: 30th April 2018
Program Commencement: May 2018 (Will be Informed)

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