SLIIT is the premier higher education institute recognized by the University Grants Commission – Sri Lanka the apex body of the Country’s university system. Our academic programmes cater to BSc Degrees as well as Post graduate Diploma in the field of Computing, Business and Engineering. We take pride in the fact that SLIIT produces high quality graduates with exceptional levels of employability. In 2008 the Institute was admitted as a member of the International Association of Universities (IAU) respectively.
The Bachelor’s degree programmes at SLIIT offer many academic pathways. Students while studying towards the degree can also earn other qualifications such as Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas which are designed to meet industry requirements.
Although the majority of our students complete their degrees at SLIIT those who wish to do so have the option of transferring to any of the SLIIT overseas partner universities after completing two or two and a half years’ of study to graduate from one of our partner universities in Australia, United Kingdom, United States and Canada.
We place great emphasis on the quality of our education. In addition to recruiting and retaining highly qualified and experienced academic staff, we continuously enhance our teaching learning environment and improve the curricula to ensure the high standards of our academic programmes. We also offer a number of programmes designed to develop the soft skills of our students and conduct industry certified professional development programmes in collaborating with Microsoft, IBM and CISCO systems.The institute’s enrollment has been rising steadily and currently SLIIT has over 7000 students following its undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes. Among our students we have students from other countries in the Asian and African regions. This has further enriched the cultural experience of studying at SLIIT.
Professor Lalith Gamage
President/ CEO and Chief Academic officer
University of British Colombia, Canada
Curtin University, Australia