(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The General Certificate of Education (GCE), 2020 Ordinary Level (O/L) Examination will commence today (01) while adhering to COVID-19 health guidelines.
In case any student sitting for the Examination is found to be infected with COVID-19, arrangements have been made to set up at least 2 special examination centres in each district as a precautionary measure.
The Examination will be held from 01 to 10 March. A total of 622,352 candidates will sit for the Examination. Among them 423,746 are school candidates while 198,606 are private candidates.
The Examination will be conducted at 4,513 Examination Centres and 542 Coordinating Centres.