SLIIT, the nation’s largest non-state degree awarding institute announced the commencement of its January 2020 intake for Undergraduate Degree Programmes, inviting students to experience academic excellence. Students are offered a wide and impressive range of programmes with selection from Computing, Business, Engineering, Education, Architecture, Psychology, Quantity Surveying, Law, Nursing, Tourism and Hospitality degree programmes possible. Additionally, students can specialise in inter- disciplinary areas receiving an unparalleled higher education.
All SLIIT degrees are approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the Ministry of Higher Education. Students who have showcased admirable results following the release of the 2019 GCE A/Level examination will be offered scholarships. Mr. Yashas Mallawarachchi, Director / Academic Affairs, SLIIT said, “SLIIT is committed to supporting all students in making the most of their higher education as they seek to advance their career opportunities. As we continue to thrive, strengthening our reputation for overall excellence, we are able to successfully mould our graduates as leaders and entrepreneurs prepared to shape the world.”
Over the year SLIIT continues to maintain high academic standards, providing students with focused education in a professional and friendly environment. Fostering a close link between the curriculum and potential future career opportunities for students, SLIIT sustains learners throughout and helps open doors for their advancement. SLIIT facilitates internships, industrial training and placement opportunities to ensure students showcase their potential as prospective employees. Students at SLIIT also have the privilege of transferring to prestigious foreign universities to complete their undergraduate degree programmes.
Degree pathways are to renowned foreign universities in countries such as the UK, Australia, New Zealand, US and Canada. These partner universities are high in rank, internationally focused and deliver high quality education. Undergraduate students who seek transfer options can easily select from the wide range of partner universities available at SLIIT. Students who transfer have the ability to enhance knowledge and immerse in an exciting cross-cultural environment. As a large, diverse and popular institute, SLIIT provides students a range of student services.
A dedicated administration and academic team ensure students maximise their opportunities and experiences during their time spent at SLIIT. The comprehensive list of specialist services include a Student Services Help Desk, a Student Forum, an English Help Desk, in addition to student counselling and guidance, supporting students attain clearer outcomes. Application forms for the January 2020 undergraduate programmes can be obtained from the SLIIT campuses or centres, or downloaded from www. sliit.lk. Applications can also be obtained from SLIIT regional centres. Duly filled applications should be forwarded to The Manager – Student Enrollment, SLIIT Malabe Campus. Prospective students are required to undertake an aptitude test, available in all three languages at the SLIIT test centers; Colombo, Malabe, Matara, Kandy, Kurunegala and Jaffna.