The Sri Lanka Examinations Department has issued a reminder to all school students and private applicants intending to sit for this year’s Advanced Level (A/L) examination. The deadline for online applications is today, July 28, 2023.

To apply for the exam, candidates can visit the official website at For those who might miss the deadline due to waiting for the 2022 GCE Advanced Level examination results or intending to attempt the exam for the second or third time (2nd-shy, 3rd-shy), there will be a provision to submit applications at a later date.

Private applicants are required to complete the application form available on the Examinations Department website at or It is advised that applicants keep a printed copy of the application form for submission if needed.

For any additional information or inquiries, candidates can contact the 1911 Hotline at 0112784208 or 0112784537.