About CTS

Welcome To CTS

A seminary in the heart of Colombo that provides Bible Education in English, Sinhala and Tamil. One open to all God’s People, of all backgrounds and denominations. A place where believers that love Him and want to serve Him will be empowered to effectively minister in their church and in the marketplace. A place firmly founded and rooted on the one true foundation, the Word of God.

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Extensions

Extensions

10 Extensions around the island

Library

Library

38,000 books

Programmes

Programmes

3 Languages, 5 Programmes

Interdenominational

Interdenominational

Students from all walks of life

Ivor Poobalan - Principal of CTS

"I love the fact that CTS is committed to serve the whole church"

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CTS Programmes

Meet Our Faculty

PgDipM (CIM), BSc, MA General Secretary of FOCUS (Fellowship of Christian University Students). Graduate of CTS (MA) and the University of Colombo. Initiator of the Faith&Work initiative and is a member of the Church of St Francis of Assisi, Mount Lavinia.

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Yohan Abeynaike

PhD Born in the Netherlands, he immigrated to the US for further education to serve the Lord. His studies at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem confirmed his interest to specialise in the Hebrew Old Testament. He has taught at Geneva College and Reformed Theological Seminary, and at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (USA). His areas of expertise include Old Testament theology, poetical and prophetical books, and the books of Psalms, Proverbs, and Isaiah. Former Director of the PhD (Theological Studies) at TEDS.

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Willem VanGemeren

Vanaja Rajkumar, BTh Vanaja graduated with a BTh from CTS in 2005. She is currently coordinating the CTS programme and study centre in North Colombo. She previously served in the CTS Library, first as Library Assistant and then as Assistant Librarian for over five years. Subsequently, she worked at Back to the Bible in its Tamil language ministry. Vanaja is a much-sought after preacher, and speaker/ teacher in the areas of holistic child development, children's ministry, and as a trainer of Sunday School teachers. She also serves on the Sunday School syllabus revision committee of the National Christian Council of Sri Lanka. She is a member of St Thomas’ Church Ginthupitiya.

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Vanaja Rajkumar

BA, MA, DMiss Chairman of the CTS Academic Affairs Standing Committee. Graduate of Multnomah University, Portland Oregon USA (BA in Biblical Literature), Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California, USA (MA in Missiology), and Western Seminary, Portland, Oregon, USA (Doctor of Intercultural Studies). The co-founder of Kandy Bible Fellowship Church, he served as its pastor for many years.

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Ted Rubesh

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