Prince of Wales'  College



Prince of Wales’ College Teacher Mr. Namal Sandaya Kumara's first children's short play.


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141st anniversary of the school

The newly built swimming pool of our school was opened under the patronage of His Excellency the Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe

Up Comming Events

Annual Prizegiving 2016 

The prize giving for the year 2016 will be held on 05.11.2017 with the participation of Hon. Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam at the school main hall.

Annual Colours awording ceramony

The annual colours awording ceromoy for accadamic years 2014,2015 and 2016 will be held on end of the 3rd term.

Students who received provincial and all island achievements in the above years should immediately contact the POG or the Deputy POG together with the certificates.


Prince of Wales' College has a proud history of 140 years. There is a school that has created a large number of students who have gained reputation for this school and the country. The purpose of this site is to bring to the world the unique workings of the school and its unique activities.


Message of the principal

It’s a great pleasure and honour to send my best wishes for the official website of Prince of Wales’ College as its Principal. This prestigious school was founded by Sir Henry Charles De Zoysa, one of the greatest ever philanthropists in Sri Lanka in 1876. Since then, Prince of Wales College produced many great personalities in various fields over the years during its proud history of 141 years. Past principals, teachers, and non-academic staff has done a great service in that regard.

Prince of Wales’ College has a very committed and talented academic and non-academic staff that always facilitates teaching-learning process in an effective and efficient manner with a view to develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes of students. While focusing on educational development, the college provides various co-curricular and extra curricular activities for students at the school. Special result enhancement programs are conducted for students facing Grade 05 Scholarship, G.C.E. Ordinary Level and G.C.E. Advanced level examinations on annual basis. Also motivational and attitude building programs are conducted for students in various grades. Prince of Wales College provides plenty of sports facilities for its students and over the years it has become as a famous school for sports. Also there is a good environment for students to develop their artistic talents at the College and it produced many artists who won national and international awards during last few decades. As well as all the students are guided to become effective professionals in their chosen fields and the college produced many great professionals in the history.

Prince of Wales College has a strong and committed School Development Society and Old Boys Union that always assist for the school development. We all are working together to produce many more Cambrians who will make our motherland proud in the future.




141th anivasary

Our 141st anniversary began on September 14, 2017 and Several events were organized for this purpose.


Prince of Wales' College New Swimming Pool

The newly built swimming pool of our school was opened under the patronage of His Excellency the Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.on 2nd of August 2017.