The BEd (Hons) in Social Sciences is a four-year full-time degree programme. In the four years of study, we provide a balance between both theoretical and practical essence of Social Sciences and Education related subjects. This degree runs alongside courses focusing on developing educational skills essential for teaching subjects related to Social Sciences at secondary schools, including Advanced Level classes. Our Bachelor of Education graduates are sought after by both public and private sector institutions and will be acceptable locally and globally.
To become teachers in Government schools
To become teachers in Private or International schools
To join Private Universities as junior Academics
To consolidate the status of Academic Administrators
To become training executives in private/semi-governmental organisations
To work as research associates in NGOs
To work as development officers in NGOs
To gain teaching opportunities in foreign countries
Minimum 3 “S” passes in G.C.E A/L (Sri Lanka) or minimum 3 “D” passes in G.C.E A/L Cambridge or Edexcel in Arts and Commerce streams in one and the same sitting AND a pass in the Aptitude Test conducted by SLIIT.