Sri Palee Campus of University of Colombo, Sri Lanka’s premier and the best higher education institute offers the Mass Media studies Degree programs. The Campus announces its innovative post graduate program, MA in Mass Media (two years) / and Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Media  (one year). The lectures of this program will be conducted at the University of Colombo, Colombo 03.  This program will be conducted in close collaboration with research and journalism organizations in the South Asian region.

Entry Qualifications
(a) A Degree in Mass Media/Mass Communication/Journalism/Communication/ Performing Arts or any related field, awarded by a recognized University/Institution.


(b)  Candidates holding a degree but not in Mass Media / Mass Communication / Journalism/Communication/ Performing Arts from a recognized University/Institution, also can apply for this course provided that they have a post qualified experience of at least two continuous years at a recognized Institution.


(c) One year Diploma related to Mass Media from a recognized University and counting a minimum of ten years experience in a recognized National Media institution or being attached to a section of Communication /Media /News/Information/Advertising/ Marketing/ Public Relation in a recognized national institution at least in a junior executive category.


(d) Minimum of twelve years’ sustained work experience in a recognized National Media Institution in an Executive category with strong recommendation on the capacity of the candidate to undertake the program from the Head of the Institution where the candidate works which is considered on a case by case basis by the Department of Mass Media on the recommendation of the relevant Board of study and the Sri Palee Campus Board / Senate.


(e) Performing satisfactorily at the Selection Test and/ or an Interview to be conducted by the Department of Mass Media.

Further information and application forms can be obtained from the Senior Assistant Registrar,  Sri Palee Campus, University of Colombo, Wewala, Horana, during office hours on payment of the application fee of Rs: 2000/- to its Account No. 0008049142. (Horana Branch) at any Bank of Ceylon Branch.  The receipt should be attached to the application.

Application forms can also be downloaded from the Sri Palee Campus website ( and payment of Rs. of 2000/- can be made when submitting completed application to Sri Palee Campus.

Completed application forms should be submitted to Sri Palee Campus on or before the specified date.

Senior Assistant Registrar
Sri Palee Campus/ University of Colombo
Wewala, Horana.

Telephone: 034-2265553
Coordinator: 071-4340439