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Teaching, learning and life beyond school explored at British Council’s 2nd PSGN Schools Now! 2017 conference

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:56

The importance of extra-curricular activity and developing students as future leaders and citizens was a key focus at the recently concluded School...


CMA signs MoU with Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Ahmedabad India

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:54

The Institute of Certified Management of Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA) entered into collaboration with the Gujarat Forensic Sciences University (G...


Perth Institute of Business and Technology relaunched as Edith Cowan College

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:53

Heralding the next phase of providing university pathway programs to Sri Lankan students, a new joint venture between Navitas and Edith Cowan Unive...


EDULINK International Campus offers high quality HNDs from Scottish Qualification Authority

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:53

World recognised qualifications that pave the way for world recognised degrees Working in partnership with the Sc...


Applications invited for self financing professional courses

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:52

Applications are invited form Sri Lankan students (excluding PIO, OCI Card holders and NRIs) for nomination to Undergraduate Courses in Bachelor of...


Divya Sivagami and Ashvini Chandrakumar win Young Speaker 2017

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:51

In an evening where 12 young people placed the talent of public speaking skills under the spotlight and excelled in all its complex dynamics, Divya...


PM opens 23rd session of COMUN at Overseas School of Colombo

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:49

In keeping with its motto of ‘Unity in Diversity’, the Overseas School of Colombo sponsored the 23rd session of the Colombo Model Unite...


Zahirians trounce Wesleyites in maiden debate championship

/ Friday, 24 March 2017 01:48

Zahira College, Colombo emerged champions at the Zahira vs Wesley Debate Championship which was held on 15 March at the Abdul Ghafoor Hall, Zahira ...


New Zealand aid program announces Commonwealth Scholarships for Sri Lanka

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:10

The New Zealand Government has announced its fresh round of Commonwealth Scholarships for Sri Lankan students who wish to commence programs of stud...


Horizon Campus launches country’s 1st Postgraduate Diploma in Food Safety, Animal and Plant Hygiene

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:08

Horizon Campus, Malabe was established in 2011 and currently offers UGC and Ministry of Higher Education approved degree programs and partnering wi...


New batch of PIM MBA in the UAE

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:05

Adding another feather to its cap, the Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) commenced the fifth intake of MBAs in the UAE recently. The re-la...


IELTS: Gateway for Sri Lankans travelling to US for higher education

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:04

IELTS, the English test for study, migration or work is recognised in over 140 countries worldwide including the USA. IELTS USA Senior Marketing Ma...


“AAT Sri Lanka, my best choice after O/L”: Nipuni Rupasinghe

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:03

All Island 3rd of 2016 G.C.E. (A/L) examination in the commerce stream, Nipuni Dhananjani Rupasinghe was interviewed on her achievement at the A/L ...


Scholarships for Diploma/Degree in Performing Arts and Fine Arts in India

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:02

Applications are hereby invited for award of Scholarships for Diploma/Degree in Performing Arts and Fine Arts (Classical Music, Classical Dance and...


ICBT Campus HNDs comparable with UK Diploma of Higher Education standard

/ Wednesday, 22 March 2017 00:01

ICBT Campus Higher National Diplomas moderated by Cardiff Metropolitan University UK are widely recognised by higher education institutions and emp...


Mitsubishi UFJ Foundation signs MoU with University of Colombo to award student scholarships

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

  The Mitsubishi UFJ Foundation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Colombo to award stude...


ACCA: Choice of high achievers

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

Students Vindula Perera and Vinethri Piyadasa with Mercury MD Jeevith Shakespeare and ACCA Sri Lanka Head Nilusha Ranasinghe   ...


Information sessions held on study and research options in Germany

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

    The German Embassy Colombo invited Dr. Manjula Mundakana, Science Advisor at the Consulate General of Germany in Bang...


India’s MBD gifts e-learning classes to two Sri Lankan schools

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

  India’s MBD, one of the country’s largest education companies, will gift two Sri Lankan schools with two integr...


Ceylinco Life’s latest Pranama scholarships take total pay-out to Rs. 120 m

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

A student placed first in his district at the GCE Advanced Level examination receives his Pranama scholarship from Professor Sampath Amaratunge, Vi...


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Can ‘Fonny’ fix faulty governance?

29 April 2017

  According to the loquacious logician of the ‘Yahapalana’ Government, Minister of Health Rajitha Senaratne, the President has requested Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka to quit his ministerial portfolio to b...


Wickremesinghe’s political biography, an informative and inspirational read

29 April 2017

 President Maithripala Sirisena receiving the first copy of the biography of Ranil Wickremesinghe from author Dinesh Weerakkody at its launch recently at the BMICH as Premier Ranil Wickremesinghe looks on     ...


Govt. needs to move on post-GSP+ to excite the electorate

28 April 2017

The GSP+ going through is no doubt a big victory for Sri Lanka given the many challenges the Government has been facing in the last few months and the negativity surrounding it. The Prime Minister needs to be congratulated for his efforts to resto...


The Executive Presidency: Who wants it abolished and why?

28 April 2017

Right of reply to Shyamon Jayasinghe   In public as in private life, it is important to know when someone is attempting to scam you. The question then is “what’s his game?” or, as the famous line in British j...


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