About us

Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT) is the largest IT degree awarding institute in Sri Lanka in the field of Information Technology, recognized by the University Grants Commission under the Universities Act. The SLIIT was established in 1999 to educate and train IT professionals required by the fast growing IT industry in Sri Lanka.




  • Education and training of IT Professionals at a high level of excellence
  • Provision of IT consultancy services and software services to the public sector and private sector of Sri  Lanka at reasonable cost.
  • Conduct and promotion of research and development in IT leading to: specialized applications, services  and innovative IT products.
  • Ensuring the availability of a rich pool of experts in IT within the country



To be a Center of Excellence to adavance and disseminate knowledge, foster and promote innovation and produce world-class intellectuals in the field of Information and Communication technologies to best serve the nation and beyond.



To ensure that Sri Lanka profit from Information Technology, by providing education and training, conducting and promoting research and development, provide consultancy and software services, nurturing IT ventures, thus ensuring the availability of a rich pool of experts in IT.