The Graduate Institute of Science and Management (GISM), Sri Lanka in affiliation with
New Zealand's premier Massey University, has commenced to play its academic role for the development of the nation, in response to the winds of changes prevalent around us. The newly built campus is specifically designed to maximize the effectiveness of learning/teaching by the optimum use of modern technology and resources to deliver education programmes of the highest quality.
Applications for the renowned Massey University Degree programmes are now being received for the student intake in early September, 2011. The first year of this degree programme is conducted at GISM City Campus in Udahamulla, Nugegoda and the remaining two years are continued for completion at Massey University in New Zealand.
Massey University - New Zealand
Massey University, one of the leading Universities in New Zealand has three campuses, in Auckland, Wellington and Palmerston North. Massey continues to be among the top five universities in New Zealand. With its 80 year old history, Massey University provides a rich cultural diversity and university lifestyle that is second to none.
Through GISM, our local students are able to complete a part of Massey University Degree programmes in Sri Lanka - a rare opportunity not to be missed.
New Zealand's spectacularly beautiful landscape includes vast mountain chains, steaming volcanoes and gorgeous beaches. Roughly about four times the size of Sri Lanka, New Zealand has a population of only 4 million.
The twenty-first century New Zealand is a modern country with well-developed industrialized, free-market economy competing in the global marketplace. The country has a high standard of living and consistently ranked highly in terms of international quality of life indexes. New Zealand society is diverse, sophisticated, and multicultural, and the honesty, friendliness and openness of New Zealanders or "kiwis", is world-renowned.
Support and services for students in New Zealand
"We continuously will look after you" is the GISM pledge to its students. Through its support services such as: accommodation and employment support in New Zealand, guidance for Visa and finance as well as continued academic mentoring GISM continues to be one of the most sought after international Higher Education providers in Sri Lanka. The students who go to Massey University through GISM pathway programme will be given 10%+ scholarships from the international fees.
Foundation programme in Sri Lanka
For a comfortable transition from GISM Campus to the University abroad as well as a life in overseas, GISM is conducting an Overseas Foundation Programme. There, the student will undergo a variety of courses specially created to enhance their work skills, soft-skills, team work as well as analytical thinking, problem solving, mathematic fundamentals etc.. Further, a 5-day nature camp is introduced to develop student's life skills such as cooking, hiking, etc.
Work permit and education loans
GISM students have this rare opportunity which allows them to earn back all their expenses during their undergraduate studies by utilizing the special work-permit offered to them after completion of their undergraduate studies. Special bank loans could also be arranged where the repayment will commence at the end of the degree course.
Further information can be obtained by visiting the Campus of GISM in Nugegoda - www.gismlk.com or calling 077-8 141 184 or 071-2 242 242