GSME undertakes training in education, studies and research in education, and professional development services. Teachers and principals of schools both in state and private sector would benefit from training and professional development work, while studies and research are offered to local and international institutions using new knowledge for their work

Education Reforms: A Forum

This a discussion forum where various issues of education reforms are debated.Visit to learn and contribute

Training and Professional Development

Well organized and documented training certificate programs to meet specified needs and professional development of teachers and principals are conducted in the following areas, and internationally recognized certification will be provided  for those who successfully complete the requirements:

Time duration of these training certificate courses can be tailor-made to meet the client requirements, and it may vary from 6hrs to 30hrs. An Internationally recognized certificate from our parent organization UK Awards will be issued to those who meet the full requirements of training.


CONTACT US for details and fees

Education Research

Interested parties may discuss and negotiate projects for the study of issues in education including conducting surveys to understand various phenomena in general education, technical and vocational education in Sri Lanka. Issue areas given below represent the scope of our capacity

Assisting Higher Studies

GSME staff is prepared to willingly assist teachers, principals, administrators and others in the education sector to further their higher studies. We may be of help in one or more of the following ways in particular:

Resource Staff

Education: Training, Management & Research
Mr. Gretion Kularatne, Former Director of Education, NIE
Program Coordinator
Dr. I. L. Ginige, Former ADG, NIE; Educationist
Education Reforms
Mr. Sydney Jayewardene, Former DDG, NIE; Consultant
ICT in Education
Dr. Sujeewa Polgampala, Senior Lecturer, NCOE, Ministry of Education
Dr. Upali Mampitiya, Senior Lecturer, OUSL
Standards in Education
Mr. Duminda Palihakkara, Director of Education, NIE
Education Planning
Dr. A. Sivanesarajah, Former Director of Education, NIE
Education Management
Dr. Mrs. Nanda Wanniarachchi, Former Director of Education
Education & Curriculum
Prof. Ajith de Alwis, University of Moratuwa
S&T Education
Prof. Gunapala Nanayakkara
Education Management
Prof. Theekshana Wuraweera, SLIIT
Education Research
Mr. Sameera Wijesiri, Director, School of Languages and Design, NIBM
English and Communication
Ms. Shalini Nanayakkara, Department of English Language and Literature, UBC, Canada
English, Writing

Education Library

This is a place to find recent and relevant articles and documents on education in Sri Lanka and other countries, particularly for the learners such as education officers, school principals, and teachers who follow degree and diploma programs in particular.