A student may enter the degree programme at different levels depending on the qualifications they have obtained as shown in Table 1entry

The qualifications accepted by the university in place of (an alternative) the 03 passes at G. C. E.  (A/L) exam are-

At least 06 passes in not more than two sittings and a credit pass in Mathematics at the GCE (O/Lexamination and a full-time Diploma / Certificate or higher qualification of at least 1 year duration from a recognized institution.

The Senate has so far approved the following institutes / programs/ qualifications:

•     Public sector universities

•     National Institute of Business Management (NIBM)

•     Training institute or programs accredited by the Tertiary and Vocational

       Education Commission (TVEC)

•     Government technical colleges

•     Recognized professional organizations (e.g., BCS, IESL, CIMA, CIM, PMI)

•     Three E passes at the Edexcel Advanced GCE Examination

•     Teacher’s Diploma in Information Technology Program (1year), Sri Lanka

       Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT)

•     Professional in service English Teacher Training Program (1 year), National

      Institute of Education (NIE)

•     Trained Teachers’ Certificate (2 year, full-time), Government Teacher Training


•     International Diploma in Computer Studies of NCC EducationUK

  • A candidate is considered to have successfully completed all subjects of SLIATE HNDIT (new Curriculum) and the six months (06) training period.
  • A candidate can start the level 3 with the exemption of Level 1 and 2 subjects according to their track.