Do you aspire to a rewarding career in IT/ Computing, Business Management or Law?
Would you like to follow an internationally accredited Internal British Degree programme right here in Sri Lanka at a fraction of the cost of studying in UK?
Are you concerned about graduate unemployment and wish to be employable immediately on graduation?
Do you want to be effective in employment and enhance your earning potential?
Are you keen to obtain value for money and time spent in higher education?
If you answer 'YES!' to the above questions, APIIT-Sri Lanka is pleased to invite you to join its international learning community.
Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT) - Sri Lanka, a leading higher education institution renowned for adhering to highest standards and quality in higher education offers Staffordshire University, UK degree programmes in Computing/IT, Business Management and Law in Colombo.
APIIT - Sri Lanka's principal purpose is to produce internationally recognized computing, business and legal professionals who will meet the future demands of the industry and commerce and pursue rewarding careers.
To achieve these objectives, APIIT- Sri Lanka provides excellent opportunities for innovative classroom learning, independent and group studies and research.
Since its inception a decade ago, APIIT - Sri Lanka has attracted thousands of students (full-time and part-time) from all parts of Sri Lanka to follow the various degree programmes in Computing, Business Management and Law.
APIIT - Sri Lanka takes pride in having produced outstanding graduates who are acknowledged as dynamic professionals geared to taking on the challenges of the industry and commerce.
The APIIT Foundation Programme, quality assured by Staffordshire University, UK, is specially designed for students with O/L qualifications and offers a comprehensive introduction to Business and Computing disciplines. The Foundation Programme provides a pathway to enter the degree programmes. Students with A/L qualify for direct entry to the degree programmes.
APIIT - Sri Lanka also provides the option of transferring to an affiliated university in the UK or Australia after one or two years of study in Colombo. Students have the option of choosing from over twenty affiliated universities in UK and Australia to complete their degree.
APIIT degree programmes are internal degree programmes and the degree certificates awarded by Staffordshire University are identical to those awarded to internal students studying in UK.
There is close monitoring of the facilities and the conduct of the programmes by Staffordshire University to assure that the required quality standards are maintained. Further, as a higher education institute offering British degree programmes in Sri Lanka, APIIT - Sri Lanka comes under the purview of the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) of the United Kingdom.
APIIT quality assurance framework comprising regular external audits and validation of programmes by Staffordshire University, UK and APIIT-Malaysia and internal quality assurance processes has ensured that appropriate and effective teaching, support, and learning opportunities are provided to all students.
APIIT - Sri Lanka also has the proud distinction of being certified as conforming to ISO 9001:2008 international standards for quality management.
Parents can be assured of entrusting their children's education upon a qualified and competent panel of lecturers. APIIT-Sri Lanka prides itself on having the best qualified full-time teaching faculty in the Sri Lankan private higher education sector; among the full-time staff are several who hold PhDs, MBAs and MScs.
In addition to their subject expertise, all lecturers have been trained in teaching and are committed to student success.
APIIT-Sri Lanka's state- of- the- art infrastructure facilities including cutting- edge computer laboratories, modern lecture theatres and library are among the finest in the country and are comparable to facilities available in developed countries.
The Computer Laboratories are well equipped with the latest technologies and provide unlimited access to the Internet through high speed broadband connection and Wi- Fi connectivity. The APIIT Library is an excellent resource for learning and research, and contains a well maintained stock of text books, CDs, magazines and journals.
Students also have access to online resources of Staffordshire University and other world renowned Digital Libraries.
Student recreational activities are an important part of learning to provide an overall experience of university education and create well rounded professionals.
A variety of sports, musical talent programmes, effective communication and personality development programmes and social service projects are organized by the APIIT Student Activity Club during the year. An entire floor of the APIIT Building is dedicated for student recreational activities for this purpose.
With its strong international relations, global standards and focus on quality in higher education, APIIT-Sri Lanka has emerged as the ideal place to achieve one's dreams and career goals.
APIIT-Sri Lanka is pleased to invite prospective students for enrolment for the October 2010 intake. Students may also join our Degree programmes directly with pending A/L results.
Students and parents may visit the APIIT City Campus at 388, Union Place, Colombo 2 to experience the state- of- the- art facilities and interact with students and staff.