Hon.Minister, Education

Hon. Dr Kandiah Sarveswaran
Minister of Education, Cultural Affairs, Sports and Youth Affairs

Education Minister's Office,
No.124, Adiyapatham Road,
Kalviyankadu, Jaffna
Sri Lanka

Tel: +94-21-2054094
Fax: +94-21-2054093

Secretary Education

Secretary of Education, Cultural Affairs, Sports and Youth Affairs

Education Ministry Office,
Chemmany Road, Nallur, Jaffna, Sri Lanka


Tel: +94-21-221 9259

Fax: +94-21-222 0794 Mobile: 0774933994



Permanent Appointment to Teachers & Work Supervisors

The ceremony of providing permanent appointment letters to the 161 Teachers of the National College of Education, 343 Teacher Assistants and 56 Work Supervisors was held on 9th of May 2015 at the Auditorium of the Jaffna National College of Education, Kopay.

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Provincial Education Development Meeting - 02 May 2014

The Provincial Education Development meeting was held on 02nd May 2014 at 9.30 a.m at the Conference Hall of the Ministry of Education, Cultural Affairs, Sports & Youth Affairs, NP. Mr. S. Sathiyaseelan, Secretary to the Ministry of Education, Cultural Affairs, Sports & Youth Affairs of the Northern Province preside the meeting.

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Opening Ceremony of New Buildings of Puttur Somaskanda College – 24 April 2014

Northern province has seen a rapid development and prosperity in education sector in the recent past. The recent results of public examination have justified these facts.Tamils have a tradition of giving more importance to education since their childhood.There is no doubt, these new buildings and infrastructures will help to improve the education standards of the province further.”

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Selected List of Sri Lanka Teachers Service 3-1(a) for the Subject of Sinhala Language, History, Geography, Science, Business & Accounting Studies and Dance Graduates Teachers to fill the vacancies of Provincial School in the Northern Province - 2017

Interview Board Decision for Recruiting of teachers engaged in service on Voluntary basis in to the class - 3 grade II of the sri Lanka teacher service in the Northern province