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Education that is skilled focused and not based on mere Theory

Dr. Alan Robertson, Dean of Studies, Nawaloka C o l l e ge of Higher Studies said that in Education in general, there will have to be more emphasis on skills rather than theory. “In the past education was more theory based. However now, education has to be based on the needs of the industry. This is the trend for the future,” he stated. He further said that over the past years, careers have changed drastically. “The change in careers has to be reflected in education.

The education need must change to meet the modern needs.” What makes the programs at NCHSunique is the relevance of the learning to the practical aspect of the subject. Swinburne has gained a reputation of being an ‘Industryengaged, industry-informed’ university. The curriculum and teaching methodology has been designed to be relevant to the needs of the industry.

Through the carefully designed curriculum, it was stated that the graduates who are produced are highly employable as they have the skill sets that are required for the world of work. “The material, course content that is available at NCHS is exactly the same to what is of fered at Swinburne. The preparation that the student receives while in Sri Lanka therefore preps the student to fit into the Australian environment with considerable ease” Dr. Robertson explained.

Nawaloka College of Higher studies (NCHS)

Nawaloka College of Higher studies (NCHS) is a provider of globally recognized higher education qualifications. Located in the heart of Colombo, the NCHS campus consists of modern facilities, providing students with an international learning environment. With a strong commitment to provide high quality education, NCHS offers distinctive benefits that are tailor made to suit the needs of each individual student.

Global Education with the Highest Standards

NCHS has partnered with the global leaders in education, the Swi nbu r ne Unive r s i ty of Technology as well as the California State University, Monterey Bay and Ulster University in UK. This enables NCHS to offer a plethora of subjects to the students. The partnerships will eradicate most of the impediments that deter students from studying in Australia and America such at the cost of the education programme.

International Partners with credibility

NCHS is a guaranteed pathway to Swi nbu r ne Unive r s i ty of Technology. The pathway programs are specially designed to prepare students for success in their further studies. On completion of a pathway program at NCHS, students can select the degree that they wish to embark on in the Swinburne campuses in Hawthorne, Australia or Malaysia. Similarly, the California State University, Monterey Bay partnership will enable Sri Lankan students to study at CSUMB after completing the first two years in Sri Lanka. 

Students who join NCHS will directly enroll and be recognized as students of CAL STATE Monterey Bay. They too are given the option of choosing to do a degree of their choice on completion of the 2 years at NCHS.

Best Academics and Facilities

Located in the heart of Colombo 03, NCHS offers the best facilities which include purpose-built engineering and computer laboratories, a resource-oriented library, study areas and ample parking space and reputed academics to administer the programs. The same syllabus, methods of delivery and evaluation as Swinburne, Australia are followed, ensuring that the pathway programs conducted at NCHS are of the same standards and quality.

The students have the further advantage of being able to access the best of Swinburne from the comfort of their own homes. Access to the library and the blackboard system give students the advantage of listening in and contacting the Swinburne lectures directly if they wish to. Student loan facilities at special interest rates are also on offer to help students pursue their higher education at NCHS from reputed banking partners.

To find out more on how you can be a part of the prestigious Swinburne or Cal State degree pathways at NCHS, call 0777 899 998/ 011 5 899 998 or email info@ nchs.edu.lk