Aspirations Education launches social network community for student-university interaction

Wednesday, 7 December 2011 00:40 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

  • Platform directly connects academia and students through a simple ‘tweet’

Aspirations Education (AE), an international career guidance and student placement service centre in Sri Lanka, announced that it has launched a web portal providing access for students to directly interact with prominent universities and institutes in Australia, UK, New Zealand, USA, Canada, Malaysia, India and Singapore. creates a platform for undergraduate students to interact directly with academics in selecting the course of study.

Students could connect with a range of universities through; this includes University of Sheffield, Monash University, RMIT University, Deakin University, Swinburne University, University of Canterbury, Curtin University Singapore and Singapore Institute of Management.

Aspirations Education General Manager Deepamala Abeysekera said, “Aspirations Education always believe in innovation, tweetuni is yet another novelty making students, parents, and academia lives easier. has been introduced to the education market space as an enabler between students and universities all over the world who wish to gain international education considering their personal interests. We strongly encourage students to log into this site and obtain first hand information about study opportunities in world renowned universities.

These university representatives are online to provide assistance to students who are in the process of making one of the biggest decisions in their lives.”

Through, students will experience a diverse range of study opportunities and interact with international representatives and experience firsthand information about the courses of study, free of charge visa guidance, scholarship options, application fee waiver options by simply logging in and interacting with the preferred university representative.

Aspirations Education is a streamlined agent of Australian High Commission. Furthermore, AE is registered in the UCAS customer database and is permitted to process the application via UCAS.

The centre has been trained and certified as a Singapore Education Specialist by government owned Singapore Education. It’s also a pioneer member of the British Education Representatives Association in Sri Lanka (BERA), established with the British Council.  It is also accredited as one of the leading student placement centres for Malaysian universities and in addition to that, Aspirations Education is certified as a New Zealand Education Specialist by the New Zealand Trade and Enterprise.