Mr. Prasanna Upashantha Udamuhandiram, who is the present principal of Asoka Vidyalaya Colombo 10, has stated his first steps in education as a student at Kegalle M.V. After completing his secondary education he got selected to read his B.A. degree in Economics at the University of Kelaniya Sri-Lanka. He then received his Masters Degree and Diploma in Education at the University of Colombo consecutively.
In 1988 he was appointed as an officer of Sri-Lanka Education Administrative Service (S.L.E.A.S.) Class I offer of his brilliance in the fields of academic and education does not cease there he has excelled in professionalism by strengthening his qualifications in university of Virginia, University of London, University of Melbourne and AIT qualified in the university of Thailand and university of Malaysia too.
Equipped with the above mentioned qualification academically and professionally he commanded his authority by taking up many posts in the field by education by becoming the vice principal of Royal College, Assistant Director of Education, Deputy commissioner of examinations deputy director of teacher education and currently, holds the honorable position of the principal of Asoka Vidyalaya., Colombo 10.