Establishment :- 1958.05.08
- In 1958, this educational Institution was founded by Lanka Mahabodhi Association in Delikanuanga in Dambadeniya in a house which belonged to Mr. D. A. Jayasinghe with eight students (Boys). It was known as Mahabodhi Teachers’ Training College.
- In 1959 this college was shifted to Galpeella Waulkele, a land 13 acres in extent donated from the protected forest.
- The training college was nationalized on 03.12.1960.
- The college began to function as a mixed training school from January 1973 onwards.
- In 1994 it was named as Buddhist Teachers’ Training school.
- On 27.06.2003 the era of Teachers’ Training College came to end.
- Sariputta National College of Education for lay students was established on 13th March, 2005.
- By now about 153 students are studying in this college of Education.
Sariputta National College of Education, Dambadeniya, Sri Lanka.
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