Update – 2021 A/L Exam has been postponed and will begin from October 4th – 30th. G.C.E. Advanced Level Examination for the year 2021, which was scheduled for August, has been postponed to October, says the Sri Lanka Minister of Education Prof. G.L. Peiris. Accordingly, the examination is set to take place between October 4 and 30. 2021 A/L Exam will be held as usual in August month. The exam dates and the relevant timetable has not been released so far. The time table will release to examination department official website www.doenets.lk.
2020 A/L Exam was delayed and was held on October month due to coronavirs pandemic in the country. Results of the G. C. E. Advanced Level Examination for the year 2020 will most probably be released in 2021 April.
Meanwhile Education Ministry has proposed to amend the examination period for GCE Ordinary Level and Advanced Level Examinations. Ministry Secretary Professor Kapila Perera has proposed that the O/L exam to be held in August and A/L Exam to be held in December. So far government has NOT taken a final decision in this regard. Proposal to be submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers for approval next week. Officials believe this new system will reduce the academic period for school students by 9 months.
When is 2021 A/L Exam begins?
Normally, A/L exam is scheduled on August month, but last year exam was postponed due to Coronavirus outbreak. Officials believe 2021 exam can be held as usual.
A Fake / false Advanced Level A/L Time Table is circulating on social media and the examinations department is to take action against the spread of fake Time Table.
Sri Lanka Examinations Department officials requested the general public including students to act responsibly and only trust the official announcements issued by the Education Ministry and the Examination Department. 2021 A/L Exam dates and the relevant timetable has not been released so far. The time table will release to examination department official website www.doenets.lk.
Update – Sri Lanka Minister of Education, Prof. G. L. Peiris says that 2020 Advanced Level Examination A/L Exam Results will be released April end (after April Avurudu season). Examination Department officials have not so far announced the exact releasing dates. Based on the 2020 A/L examination results, steps will be taken to admit students into universities by 2021 September Minister further said.
Meanwhile 2021 A/L Exam will be held as usual in August month. The exam dates and the relevant timetable has not been released so far. The time table will release to examination department official www.doenets.lk website.
Secretary to the Ministry of Education Prof Kapila Perera stated that the A/L examination for the year 2021 has been scheduled for August but said that they have not reached a final decision. “We hope to get feedback from teachers covering all schools by April 9th how far the A/L syllabus has been completed. After evaluating those factors, we will take a final decision on the 2021 A/L examination,”.
When 2021 A/L Exam begins and What happen to A/L Students ?
• Hold the exam on 2021 August month?
• Hold the exam with covered syllabus on August ?
• Postpone the exam date ?
Sri Lanka Education Ministry says that NO decision has been taken to postpone the GCE Advanced Level Examination (GCE A/L Exam 2021). Exam will be held in August as usual. Ministry rejecting the false claims made on social media.