Call for Applications – Certificate Course in Women’s Studies 2017/ 2018

Call for Applications – Certificate Course in Women’s Studies 2017/ 2018

Duration: Four Months (Sundays from 9.00am to 5.00pm)

Medium of Instructions: English

Entry Requirements: A degree from a recognized or minimum 3 years experience in social science/ development fields including a pass in GCE (A/L)

Course Fee: Rs.12,000/=

Closing Date for Applications: August, 30th 2017

How to Apply: Application forms can be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped (Rs.20/=) envelop to the Course Coordinator, Certificate Course in Women’s Studies, Women’s Education and Research Centre, No: 58, Dharmarama Road, Colombo 06 or by emailing to

Duly completed application forms with the CV must be submitted on or before August 30th 2017 to the above email/ postal address. Selected candidates will be informed and a part payment of Rs.6,000/= of the course fee should be paid at the registration while the balance of Rs.6,000/= at the beginning of the course.

The participants will be provided with a set of essential course materials (value Rs. 5,000/=) and WERC library membership during the period of the course free of change.

For more information, please contact the Course Coordinator.

Tel: 011-2595296/ 2590985

Fax: 011-2596313


WERC, established in 1982, is a non-profit, non-governmental organization working towards achieving equality and equity of gender in all spheres of life. It strives towards elimination of all forms of discrimination and marginalization based on gender.