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Welcome to International Office at SLIIT!

SLIIT is a leading degree awarding institute approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under the Universities Act. SLIIT is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), as well as the International Association of Universities (IAU). SLIIT is also the first Sri Lankan institute to be accredited by the Intuition of Engineering & Technology, UK.

SLIIT was established in 1999. We opened our doors to 400 students in Metro Campus in Colombo. Currently, we offer both undergraduate and postgraduate courses and accommodate over 7000 students, including international students from various regions in the world. More than 9000 alumni have graduated from our three faculties Business, Computer, and Engineering. We take great pride in producing graduates who make meaningful contributions to their communities and professions. Among our diversely qualified graduates alumni are software engineers, engineers, business analysts and noted entrepreneurs.

SLIIT is a center of excellence committed to advance and disseminate knowledge, foster and promote innovation and produce world class professionals. SLIIT has created a learning & research environment with best possible resources for students. While encouraging students to be innovative and committed toward excellence, SLIIT aims at producing graduates with strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills.


Yes. You would be provided with options to suit your budget and lifestyle. You have the option of making the final selection. Also, you are free to find your personal accommodation. You may visit our website at to gather further details on the availability of accommodation options.

Yes. You would be picked up at the Airport by a SLIIT official. Therefore, you are requested to keep us informed of your travel arrangements well in advance.

You should arrive in Sri Lanka two weeks prior to commencement of the Orientation Program. Refer to January 2013 Admission Details.

1st day of lectures for the first semester of the first year will commence on the 1st of January, 2013.

Semester payment should be paid in full before your arrival.

Please refer Payment of Course fee and Registration.

Initially you would enter Sri Lanka with a social visit pass. A period of thirty days from the date of arrival to Sri Lanka will be endorsed on your passport by the officials of the Sri Lanka Department of Immigration and Emigration. However, within this period your social visit will have to be converted to a Resident Visa in order for you to continue to study at SLIIT.

You will be facilitated in the process of applying for Resident Visa. This procedure will be handled by SLIIT officials.

Resident visa is usually applied for a period of one year. This period is recommended by SLIIT.

Yes. All fee paying students are currently required to pay a sum of Sri Lankan Rupees 20,000/= to Department of Immigration and Emigration in Sri Lanka. This rate is subject to change. Therefore, it is suggested that you refer to the Department of Immigration and Emigration Sri Lanka Visa Fees for further details.

Yes. Depending on your academic performance.

Yes. The amount is the same as the first time application fee.

A copy of your passport, Duly completed form given by Ministry of Higher Education in Sri Lanka, Duly completed form given by the Department of Immigration and Emigration and two passport size photographs.

No. You will only be exempted from paying your course fee. The remainder of the expenses will have to be borne by you.

No. As per the regulations by the Department of Immigration and Emigration in Sri Lanka.

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