Joining hands with experts to enhance the industry exposure and build networks proves beneficial both academically and experience wise. Taking the initial step towards industry relations, the inauguration on the Industrial and External Relations Committee (IERC) was held on 19th August 2022. The IERC comprises of expert representatives from leading industries in Sri Lanka, collaborating with Curtin Colombo. The IERC is expected to provide feedback on the contents of the curriculum, student training, career development of the students, and recent technological advancements in relation to the degree programs offered by Curtin [...]
Congratulations to Curtin University for another groundbreaking achievement. Once again, Curtin University has continued to rank in the worlds top one per cent of universities, while maintaining a rank of ninth in Australia, in the 2022 Academic Ranking of World Universities. AWRU ranks over 2000 universities worldwide annually and publishes the top 1000 rank. Universities are ranked across categories of Quality of Education, Quality of Faculty, Quality of Output and Per Capita Performance. This consecutive achievement goes to prove not only the recognition and the esteem Curtin University is held worldwide, but also the impact Curtin’s’ research continues [...]
The Inauguration Ceremony of the Curtin July 2022 Intake was successfully held on the 18th July 2022 connecting all students and their parents virtually. The students were welcomed by Dr. Athula Pitigala-arachchi, the CEO of SLIIT INTERNATIONAL, Professor Mahesha Kapurubandara - Dean International at SLIIT, and Professor Seth Kunin, Deputy Vice Chancellor - International at Curtin University. Students will now go through a one week of orientation before they commence their semester studies. We at SLIIT INTERNATIONAL wish all the students a bright future ahead as they begin their university [...]
Did you know that Engineering is the closest thing to magic that exists in the world? “Make it or Break it" - a practical based Uni-Tasting on Civil Engineering was held today as the final phase of the series conducted over the month of June. The session was headed by the Engineering Academic team, Dr. Chandana Kulasuriya, Mr. Sathish Muhandiram and Ms. Sajini Wickramanayake. During the session, the students were able to learn & explore basic theories and wonders of structural engineering along with a group activity to design and [...]
Introduction to Internal Combustion Engines as the 2nd phase of Engineering Uni-tasting was held on the 24th of June at SLIIT INTERNATIONAL campus premises. The Engineering Lecturer Mr. Dilruk Warnakula conducted the session and the students attended were able to explore the basics, different types and applications of combustion engines along with a group exercise to present what they have learned during the session. These students will go through a few more engineering-focused Uni tasting sessions before they start their semester in 18th July 2022. Call 076 555 8989 to get [...]
There’s nothing like a challenge to finish off a semester. The fruit of hard work is best savored together. The Curtin 2nd year Mechatronics students at SLIIT INTERNATIONAL had the chance to showcase their talents and creations at the end-of-semester Robotics challenge. The competition was held on the 20th of June at the SLIIT INTERNATIONAL Campus at Nawam Mawatha, Colombo 2. The competition included a track which was an intricate maze with victims who needed to be searched and rescued by each robot. Each victim had to be identified using [...]
"The secret of living is giving" SLIIT INTERNATIONAL celebrated Poson Poya in its true meaning by standing together and helping in these times of need. Organized by the Student Guild, Student body & the staff at SLIIT INTERNATIONAL, a Poson Dansala was successfully held yesterday, 16th June at the campus premises, giving life to the auspicious occasion.
"Everybody's a web designer until, you know, they actually try to do it" -unknown- An introduction to website development as the 3rd day of the Uni Tasting series was held today at Curtin Colombo in Nawam Mawatha. The session was conducted by Computing Lecturer, Ms. Umanga Pilapitiya, and the students attended were able to learn basic theories of UI and UX designing along with some practical exercises on developing a front-end of a website. SLIIT INTERNATIONAL is looking forward to welcome more prospective students to their upcoming uni-tasting sessions during the [...]
Day 02 of Uni Tasting series on Introduction to Robotics was held today at Curtin Colombo premises. Dr. Maleen Jayasooriya, the senior lecturer at Curtin Colombo conducted the event. During the session students also had the opportunity to speak to current students and explore student life.
The jump from school to university is rather intimidating to anyone, but what better way to make a decision about higher studies than to get a taste of university life before in hand. SLIIT INTERNATIONAL now provides their prospective students the opportunity to have a taste of Uni Life, through various academic sessions delivered on campus every week. The first session related to computing programs was held Monday, 6th of June by Mrs. Anjalie Gamage, Senior Lecturer at SLIIT INTERNATIONAL. The students were also able to meet the student [...]