FT Education

Proposal for national policy on education presented to President

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 15:09

  The proposal for the national policy on general education which includes the proposals on the reforms in the education sect...


SLIIT offers novel B.Sc Honours Degree in Quantity Surveying

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 15:09

  Sri Lanka’s premier degree awarding institute SLIIT recently announced that it has launched for the first time a B.Sc...


Associate Provost Dr. Nathan Myers welcomes Chathurdika to Youngstown

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 15:08

Chathurdika Jinadasa was recently accepted to Williamson College of Business Administration of Youngstown State University considered one of the to...


Imperial College offers prestigious MBA from UWS in fully fledged digital classrooms

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 15:00

  Imperial College of Business Studies (ICBS), currently one of the prominent education providers in the country, with a rapi...


EDULINK offers globally reputed MBA with host of key differentiators

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:59

EDULINK International Campus, a fully-owned entity of EDULINK Consultants of Dubai, a multinational education company which specialises in establis...


If your child has 3 Bs or equal grades, gift them a special scholarship from Northshore College

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:59

From left: Edex Mid-Year expo 2016 Project Chairman Nandun Chandraratne, Edex Chairman Kamal Abeysinghe, Observerjobs CEO Heshan ...


Management & Science University ties up with Browns Healthcare

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:57

  The Management & Science University and Browns Healthcare Ltd. recently entered into an agreement which will further e...


ANC-PATHE Study Medicine launches pre-medicine program with Vitebsk State University in Belarus

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:53

From left: ANC Pathe Study Medicine Official Represent of Belarus Belenki Andrei, ANC Pathe Study Medicine Head of Operations Dr. Harry Pr...


University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus awards ‘Alumnus of the year’ 2016 to Sri Lanka

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:51

Highlight of the event: ‘Alumnus of the Year’ category Award winner – Shahen Amaratunga, Chemical and Environmental Engi...


Free education system will be strengthened to benefit all children in country: President

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:48

  President Maithripala Sirisena says he will take steps to create a society of intellectuals by strengthening the free educ...


Commercial Bank promotes education loans at EDEX 2017

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:43

  The education loans offered by the Commercial Bank of Ceylon for the pursuit of higher education or professional education ...


President Troha visits Lyceum Panadura

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:41

  President James Troha of Juniata College Huntingdon Pennsylvania was recently warmly welcomed at Lyceum International Panad...


EDULINK offers globally...

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:40

Contd. from page 2 EDULINK International Campus Director Kanishka Weeramunda stated that in an integrated global economy, it will be important to...


BSc. (Hons.) in Transport and Logistics Management - A degree to gain high marketability in the job market

/ Wednesday, 1 February 2017 14:39

By Dr. Lalith Edirisinghe,  PhD, CMILT The transport and logistics industry is truly an indispensible sector. No organisation, be it priva...


CIM Sri Lanka hosts vibrant inaugural Principals Forum on New Age Education

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 20:38

  Understanding the pivotal role school principals play as decision makers in schools, the Chartered Institute of Marketing (...


EDEX Expo Job Fair powered by Dialog Axiata

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 20:38

From left: Dialog Axiata Manager Talent Acquisition Nadeeka Jayasundera, Dialog Axiata Head of Human Resources Ashanthi Fernando, Dialog Axiata Gro...


Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh N. Chandrababu Naidu visits NSBM Green University Town

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 20:36

  The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N. Chandrababu Naidu, visited the NSBM Green University Town Sunday 8 January 2017, ...


CINEC to award special engineering scholarships for students with better A/L results

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 20:35

CINEC with their affiliation with the University of Wolverhampton is currently one of the best ranked engineering institutes amongst employers in S...


‘Amelia and the Ring of Enjoyment’: Fairy-tale book launched by Binadie Ratnayake 

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 20:35

‘Amelia and the Ring of Enjoyment’, a fantasy fairy-tale book written by an 11-year-old girl named Binadie Ratnayake was launched recen...


Creating your own success story with a new Global MBA

/ Friday, 13 January 2017 20:34

A new Global MBA, developed around an extensive range of specialisms in Law, Finance, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Accountancy and Leadership, ...


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FDIs into capital markets?

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Jobs and no takers, or what?

24 March 2017

IT and Commerce Minister of Telangana State Minister Rama Rao speaking at the Sri Lanka Human Capital Summit in Colombo said that the Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge created a platform between Government, academia and industry t...


Cavaliers, roundheads and the big match season

24 March 2017

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Of new social contracts and ‘goon squads’ on social media

24 March 2017

I don’t often quote the United Nations (UN). Not because they don’t say sensible stuff. But because their sound bites are not as memorable as that which their opposition – rogue states, global terrorists – says. Because the...


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