M. EkanayakaSocial Science
University of Kelaniya
M. Ekanayaka is from a Plan sponsored family in Anuradhapura. Her parents are both farmers. She has a sister in university and a brother in school, and her parent’s monthly income is insufficient to support a second child in university.
She attended Siddartha Vidyalaya in Anuradapura, and with the results of her Advanced Level examination was able to secure admission to the University of Kelaniya, in the Faculty of Social Science.
She feels fortunate to be able to continue her studies in this university. Ms. Ekanayaka’s ambition is to be a teacher.
Update: M. Ekanayake received financial support from the Hein Kolk Scholarship program for 4 years. She passed her Social Science of Arts study. Her final exam subjects with results are: Media and politic B+; Political Economics A; Public policy and public administration B+; Eastern Political Thoughts B+; Political Parties and Public Opinion A; Dissertation A. She is waiting for her Convocation Certification and her Convocation photo.