Ereceted as the Diocese of Batticaloa, separating from the Diocese of Trincomalee/Batticaloa in 2012, the diocese is saffragan to the Archdiocese of Colombo.
- Most Rev. Dr. Ponniah Joseph
Diocesan Director of Education
- Rev. Fr. Geron De Lima
|St. Michael’s College||1873||Batticaloa||147|
|St. Cecilia’s Girls’ College||1876||Batticaloa||144|
- Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Ponniah, Bishop of Batticaloa from 2012 –