Informatics Group in collaboration with leading Industry partners offers an opportunity of receiving a scholarship to follow a prestigious British Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or Information Systems with Business Management to pursue your aspirations of becoming a part of the Global IT Industry.
The core of InfoSchol is to identify local talent, groom them to drive the Local ICT industry forward to position Sri Lanka as an emerging knowledge based economy in the world whilst assisting to meet and exceed local goals and challenges of 5 Billion Dollar IT exports in 2022.
Endorsed by the local ICT industry and industry bodies as a programme that has been producing quality graduates/ innovative professionals for more than 2 decades, the brainchild of Dr. Gamini Wickramasinghe, InfoSchol provides an opportunity to pursue your dreams in the field of ICT, if you are a deserving, creative, young school leaver after A/L’s who is aspiring to change the world with your passion for technology.
Selected scholars will follow the University of Westminster Degree at IIT campus. The duration of the programme is 4+ years and the programme will be conducted completely free of charge.
Being employed as full time trainees in leading companies in Sri Lanka, the scholars will be paid an allowance by the respective organisation.
Upon completion of the degree, you will have 4+ years of work experience, making you highly employable locally and internationally with a guaranteed job placement.
Offered Undergraduate Programmes under InfoSchol
- BEng (Hons) Software Engineering
- BSc (Hons) Computer Science
- BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems
Eligibility (Minimum Entry Requirements)
O/L – With credits for Mathematics and English
A/L minimum 3 ‘S’ passes for main subjects in any stream
*Please note that these are minimum entry requirements, and does not necessarily guarantee a position to the intake. Students are selected through a selection process.
The students are selected via a selection process including and not limited to IQ Tests/ Interviews. Upon receipt of the Applications, the selected students will be notified via (email/ phone/ mail) calling for a IQ Aptitude test.
Please follow the under mentioned specimen application form and forward to the address given below before the closing date. You can also download the application form from www.iit.ac.lk
Important Dates for 2017 Intake
Application closing date : Extended till 15th March 2017
(Late applications will not be accepted)
The selected candidates will be notified of the date, time and venue of the IQ/ Aptitude Test .
Course Commence in May 2017
Applications should be sent to
INFORMATICS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
57, Ramakrishna Road, Colombo 06.
For further clarifications and information please do contact us on,
Tel: 0112 360 212
Mobile: 076 820 9733
Successful InfoSchol Graduates of the past
|Dr. Sasakthi Abeysinghe
(Staff Software Engineer Tech-Lead Manager at Google)
(Director – Professional Services & TKM at Zone24x7)
(CTO at Mazarin (PVT) Limited)
(Director, Software Development and Technical Services at IFS Research and Development)