Update – Much awaited 2020 A/L exam results release today May 4th, a source close to Examination Department told to LankaXpress. Results will be released today at anytime before night. Result release was earlier scheduled to release before April 30 but due to Z-score calculation double check process it was delayed by a week. According to the official, results preparations are almost done and it will be release today. The results will release to examination department official www.doenets.lk website. More Info via LankaXpress
Examination Department officials have NOT so far announced the exact releasing date or the time. Based on the 2020 A/L examination results, steps will be taken to admit students into universities by 2021 September.
According to the UGC sources, 2020 A/L Zscore cut-off marks will be release July month end. Z-score cutoff marks will be released to UGC official website www.ugc.ac.lk. A total of 40,000 candidates will be allowed to enter state universities, according to the University Grants Commission. The university intake for degrees such as medicine and engineering has been increased this year. Z-score cutoff marks will be released to UGC official website www.ugc.ac.lk . Based on the 2020 A/L examination results, steps will be taken to admit students into universities by 2021 September.
Earlier Sri Lanka Education Minister said GCE A/L Exam results release April month end but later said results will be released before May 5th.
Meanwhile 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. The 2021 A/L exam dates and the relevant A/L time table has not been released so far. The 2021 A/L time table will release to examination department official www.doenets.lk website.
2021 G.C.E. Ordinary Level Examination has been postponed. O/L Exam will be held on 2022 January final week and probably it will end February first week. Examination Department has NOT released the exact time table. 2021 O/L Exam time table will release later. Education Minister Prof. GL Peiris says O/L Examination has been pushed to the final week of January 2022.
University Entrance process will be as follows.
- A/L Results release
- University Hand Book release
- Buy University handbook & read it carefully
- Online Registration & Send print out via post to UGC
- Based on students’ desired course students have to apply for Aptitude tests after publishing on national newspapers.
- Sit for Aptitude Tests depend on their selected courses. Then aptitude test results will released by relevant universities.
- Re-scrutinized / Re- correction A/Level results release.
- Z score cut off marks will be release
- University Registration via online
- Students will receive selected Course & University
Higher education Ministry sources says that the students who qualified for the 2020/2021 University Academic year based on 2020 A/L results will be admitted before the end of 2021. 2020 A/L Exam was delayed and was held on October month due to coronavirs pandemic in the country.