Ruwan_weerasingheWelcome to Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT) a pioneer in providing British degree programmes in Sri Lanka. You are joining an institution that has an excellent record ofimparting sound knowledge, skills and attitudes to students to become highly competent IT professionals in a fast paced industry both in Sri Lanka and overseas. Equipped with up to date hardware and software, IIT boasts of an academic team that has consistently measured well up to, and beyond the standards set by their counterparts in British Universities.

The education provided at IIT is extremely closely knit with the industry to which its graduates would enter at the end of their degree. As such, emersion in that industry through a significant internship is an integral part of the degree. This allows all IIT graduates to have a clear advantage over other IT graduates in Sri Lanka.

As students, you are one of the most important stakeholders of our community of scholars. We value the contributions you will make towards the advancement of IIT’s profile both in terms of academic and research undertaken as well as co-curricular and extra-curricular skills demonstrated. Learning at IIT extends far beyond our classrooms, laboratories, and libraries, in to sports, aesthetics and other character building activities provided in-house.

Life at IIT is also a mini mock-up of your journey through life itself. It provides a sandbox within which you could make mistakes and learn from them. It provides a space for you to interact with other students from very different cultures and social backgrounds. It fosters collaboration and cooperation in attempting significant projects such as organizing the annual events, StageCraft and CuttingEdge.

We will do everything we can to make your time with us both academically rewarding and enjoyable. In turn, we expect you to excel in what you do at IIT and leave behind a legacy for future batches of students to aspire to.

As you look back at your time at IIT after you graduate, may you recognize the years you spent at IIT as the best possible investment you could have made in your life in your youth.

Dr. Ruvan Weerasinghe