Educational Publications Department, having a direct connection with the school community who represents approximately 20% of the total population of the country, accomplishes its service to fulfil the needs of compulsory education which is one of the basic rights of students and to offer them equal opportunities in education. The department performs a unique role in providing students with textbooks and supplying the student population the Teacher Instructional Manuals in time.
Mobile book sales is launched with the intention of providing the facilities to buy textbooks, prescribed books, past paper books of General Examinations, supplementary reading books as well as books written on various subject, at your door step.
Educational Publications Department has been using Ourugodawatta and Deans Road storehouses for the storage of textbooks for years. However, in order to save the expenses spending annually on those storehouses, construction of a new warehouse complex at Pitipana was started in 2009.