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Eulogy – Prof. CLV Jayathilake

It is with extreme sadness that I share the sad news of the demise of Emeritus Professor C L V (Lakshman) Jayathilake, the founder chairman of the National Education Commission. He succumbed to Covid pandemic that has taken away the lives of many great men and women >>> .

Notice to the Bidders

Bid opening for procurements falling within the week starting from 06th September 2021 was rescheduled after one week period due to unavoidable circumstances. Bidders are allowed to submit their bids within the extended period. The National Education Commission will be open on 13th September 2021 after lifting the travel restrictions which were extended on 3rd […]

Procurement Notice – Website Development

Request for Proposal (RFP) for Website Development of National Education Commission. >>> RFP_NEC_Website Development >>>

Procurement Notice

BIDDING DOCUMENT FOR PURCHASING SEVEN (7) UNITS OF BRAND NEW, BRANDED LAPTOPS >>Bid Document Laptop BIDDING DOCUMENT FOR SUPPLY & INSTALLATION OF AUDIO VISUAL CONFERENCE SYSTEM FOR THE BOARD ROOM OF NEC >>Bidding Document Audio Visual System

New Recruitments of the Year 2021

Steps have been taken to fill existing vacancies of scientific staff cadre positions by recruiting 9 staff members – 5 senior policy research officers, 2 policy research officers and 2 program officers and all of them have assumed duties with effect 1st April 2021

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Dr. C.W.W. Kannangara – Through Prof. Jayasuriya’s eyes

Important article about a great educationist Prof. J.E. Jayasuriya , point of view on education, written by Dr. Indira Lilamani Ginige (Former Deputy Director General National Institute of Education) Reffer the Newspaper Article >>

Validation Workshop on National Education Framework 2021

National Education Commission is delighted to announce of conducting “Validation Workshop on National Education Framework” with the presence of Honorable minister Susil Premajayantha, State Minister of Education Reforms, Professor Kapila Perera, Secretary to the Ministry of Education, Dr. Upali Sedera, Secretary to the State Ministry of Education Reforms and more distinguished guests and resource persons, […]

NEC warmly welcome new Chairman Prof. H. Abeygunawardena, Vice Chairperson (Policy) Ms.Padmini Ranaweera and Vice Chairperson (Planning) Mr. Kingsley Fernando.

New Chairman and Vice Chairpersons assumed duties at National Education Commission (NEC) on 12th March 2020 . NEC warmly welcome new Chairman Prof. H. Abeygunawardena, Vice Chairperson (Policy) Ms.Padmini Ranaweera and Vice Chairperson (Planning) Mr. Kingsley Fernando.

National Education Commission is recognized as one of the best state institutions of Public Accounts for fiscal year 2018

According to the report of the Committee on Public Accounts (CoPA), government organizations which have achieved a high performance in the year 2018 was presented with awards at the Parliamentary Complex on 28th February 2020 under the patronage of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

Presenting the Policy Proposal on Preschool Education 2019

National Policy on Preschool Education was presented to His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena by the NEC, at the Presidential Secretariat on 15.10.2019. NEC Vice Chairmen and Commission members of National Education Commission participated.

Presenting the Policy Proposal on Technical and Vocational Education 2018

The publication containing National Policy on Technical and Vocational Education was presented to His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena by the Chairman NEC: Prof. W.I.Siriweera, at the Presidential Secretariat on 03.05.2019. NEC Vice Chairmen and Chairman, Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission participated.