The British Council launches a project to enhance English language teachers’ skills in Sri Lanka

On 5 March the British Council in Sri Lanka announced the launch of a new project to improve the quality of English language education in Sri Lanka. The project’s goal is to enhance students’ access to good education and employment opportunities by improving the quality of the...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018

The Earl and Countess of Wessex visit Third Space Global, a UK-SL education partnership

His Royal Highness, Prince Edward, The Earl of Wessex, and Her Royal Highness, The Countess of Wessex visited Third Space Global, a British owned company which employs young Sri Lankans to deliver online one-to-one teaching to more than 6000 primary school children across the UK....
Posted On 11 Feb 2018

CANADA – the new Number One choice for Study Abroad

With the policies and proclamations of the Trump White House and the Theresa May led British parliament, has the United States and the United Kingdom slipped behind Canada as the number one choice for study abroad? “It may be news that Canada is number one, but it’s not news that...
Posted On 10 Feb 2018

CA Sri Lanka takes lead in educating Nepal’s Chartered Accountants on IFRS implementation

In its capacity as an influential accounting body, CA Sri Lanka, continued to take the lead in educating member bodies in the South Asian region on the implementation of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). In this endeavor, CA Sri Lanka recently organised an...
Posted On 04 Feb 2018

Building a common educational framework for Sri Lanka – Arizona State University commences YouLead teacher training programme

A point of pride common to most Sri Lankans is our nation’s rich cultural legacy. From ancient palaces and temples to complex irrigation and aqueduct systems, it is clear that ancient Sri Lankans had developed a sophisticated understanding of engineering, art, agriculture, and...
Posted On 21 Jan 2018

CA Sri Lanka scholarships for the top three commerce achievers at the 2017 GCE Advanced Level exam

The top three achievers in the commerce stream at the 2017 GCE Advanced Level exam were recently awarded with scholarships from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) to kick start their professional journey as globally sought after Chartered...
Posted On 21 Jan 2018

181 Brandix associates graduate from Gap Inc.’s P.A.C.E. programme

A group of 181 Brandix associates recently completed Gap Inc.’s Personal Advancement & Career Enhancement (P.A.C.E.) programme for female workers in the apparel industry. The programme provides workers with foundational skills, technical training and support to help them...
Posted On 10 Dec 2017

PACE Institute- Pannipitiya Gets Internationally Honoured for Excellence in Red Hat-Linux Training

Around 90% of the Fortune 500 Companies are known to use Linux, an Open Source Operating System that’s growing exponentially in usage. Its rising popularity continues to fuel the demand for qualified Linux professionals worldwide. Red Hat, Inc, named by Forbes among the...
Posted On 28 Nov 2017

MerlionKids International Preschool, Singapore – Redefines Quality Early Childhood Education in Sri Lanka

MerlionKids International (MKI) has preschool centres in Singapore and China, which follow the International Childhood Education Curriculum framework and renowned Singapore Kindergarten Curriculum framework, supported by the play and inquiry-based (Inquire-Think-Learn)...
Posted On 25 Nov 2017

World-Class IT and Business Graduates Enter the Corporate World at 23rd IIT Convocation

For the 23rd consecutive year, Sri Lanka’s unmatched pioneer in providing globally renowned British IT and Business higher education, the Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT) held its convocation at BMICH today. The convocation which saw nearly 200 world-class graduates...
Posted On 23 Nov 2017

Hayleys Advantis Continues Investing in Sri Lanka’s Future by Inspiring Future Logisticians

Hayleys Advantis Limited recently completed the second programme in their capacity building initiative under the theme ‘Inspiring Logistics in Sri Lanka’. The programme was launched earlier this year to uplift the local logistics sector by bridging the gap between academic...
Posted On 14 Nov 2017

LAUGFS and Ministry of Education Partner to Strengthen Mathematical Knowledge of O/L Students

In a bid to help strengthen mathematical knowledge among students, LAUGFS Holdings has partnered with the Mathematics Branch of the Ministry of Education to facilitate a series of Math Camps conducted using Advanced Learning Techniques developed by the Ministry. The ‘Nana Maga...
Posted On 11 Nov 2017