Aspirations International Academy enters into alliance with The Knowledge Factory

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Aspirations International Academy (AIA) partnered with The Knowledge Factory (TKF) one of the leading providers of management and business education in Sri Lanka further strengthening the marketing education offering to the local student base.

Through the alliance The Knowledge Factory will be offering the best opportunity to students who wish to obtain a CIM qualification coupling with an excellent new faculty, an ultra-modern delivery environment and additional English language support in for students who wish to follow CIM.

The partnership brings together two institutes enabling the marketing student to enter in to higher education and also get equipped with valuable career guidance and counseling to the student population in the country.

Failan Saleem, Managing Director of The Knowledge Factory reiterated, “Our vision is to be committed to a performance oriented education system that integrate, participation, innovation and creativity, an education through which students develop the capacities to build great minds and be great people for the business community. Through synergising the facilities available and the career guidance leadership we will be able to embed additional value in the present marketer.

“This partnership will open a new array of opportunities to the CIM student base in our country as we continue to produce top notch marketers through engaging our students to think different. This will not only benefit the student but also help them to realise the changing market, and the industry trends, which are shifting even as we speak.”

Aspirations International Academy is a modern day campus located in the heart of Colombo, at No. 106 Jawatta Road, Colombo 5, is equipped with modern facilities and a highly experienced panel of lecturers internationally. The lecture panel consists of seasoned professionals, in the calibre of Failan Saleem, David Selvaratnam, Waheesh Hussain and Darell De Silva.

Ajith Abeysekera, Chairman of Aspirations International Academy and Chairman of Aspirations Education, the international career guidance and student placement service centre in Sri Lanka, said: “We believe in providing the very best opportunity to the students in Sri Lanka, who aspire to own the best qualification. Together with The Knowledge Factory we hope to expand our operations in to other parts of the country granting access to students who wish to receive a CIM qualification who will be equipped with knowledge which would benefit our motherland.”

“The environment and the chic facilities in the campus encourage practical learning through utilising technology. The Knowledge Factory is the market leader in the use of information and communication technology in education. All programmes are supported through electronic teaching and communications on the internet with high quality printed course material available to the students. Students are supported by a complete computer laboratory in addition modern teaching study facilities and comprehensive library services are also available.”

Shanil Jayasekera – Managing Director, Aspirations International Academy commenting about the alliance with The Knowledge Factory, said: “Aspirations International Academy true to our philosophy will contribute the best opportunities for the local student groups, which will help them to Elevate themselves, empowering students to experience a truly modern education which will benefit ones future. Through the alliance we hope to produce a new breed of fresh thinkers and practical visionaries sound with theoretical knowledge. Our approach would in return make Sri Lanka a hub consisting of a top quality marketing talent pool.”

Aspirations International Academy recently launched English language programmes catering to students of varying age groups which would further develop a growing marketing professional. The specialty of the AIA English programmes is that the faculty members are well trained foreign lecturers.

Those who wish to enrol for the June 2012 examinations could call 0117 555 255 or log on to AIA staff will provide excellent support services provided to students including career advice, counselling and support.