The Noeline Honter Academy of English, Media, and Music

Noeline Honter is a Licentiate holder of The Trinity College of London, a Gold Medalist of The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. She possesses a Doctorate in Education Leadership, and is an Honorary Fellow and Examiner of The Institute of Examinations in English, Music and Speech. In 1998, she founded a school of Communication in English, and Speech and Drama, named The School of Effective English Communication. She then served as the Director and Chief Executive Officer of Life English Academy, A highly reputed English training establishment with island-wide recognition, launched in 2010..

Noeline Honter was the driving force behind Life English Academy as its Chief Executive Officer and Director, designing  programmes and providing training skills and facilitation in several areas of English instruction for large numbers of children and adults. It has also provided training for a number of high end corporate clients including The British High Commission.

In the year  2014, Life English Academy was absorbed into her very own organisation, named The Noeline Honter Academy of English, Media, and Music which encompasses her much lauded and greatly recognised skills in the area of training.

In addition, Noeline has authored three books of training in Oral Communication, at three different levels, Beginners, Elementary, and Intermediate, titled “Let’s speak English”.


  • Licentiate of the Trinity College of London
  • Lamda Gold Medal (Honours) – The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
  • Doctor of Education Leadership
  • Fellow of the Institute of English, Music and Speech (Sri Lanka) 
  • Speech Examiner
  • Former Training Facilitator (Voice Production and Television Presentation) for The Sri Lanka Television training institute, The Sri Lanka College of Journalism, Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation, Swarnavahini, and Derana
  • Multi Award winning Television News and Programme Presenter (Sri Lanka) including The Lifetime Achievement Award at the Rupavahini State Awards ceremony, presented by the Ministry of Culture and the Arts.

(For The Comprehensive List of AWARDS, Go to the listing on “AWARDS”)

  • Antenna Award- nominated Television News Presenter for Channel 31, Melbourne, Australia
  • Radio Broadcaster (The Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation,and ‘Izzahath Dubai’ – The Dubai Broadcasting Station)
  • Award winning Journalist ( Electronic Media) 
  • English Course Designer, Teacher Trainer, Training Facilitator
  • Author
  • Training Facilitator since 1985  
  • Former Director/ Chief Executive Officer Life English Academy 
  • Chairperson – The Noeline Honter Academy of English, Media, and music