Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT) is the largest IT degree awarding institute in Sri Lanka in the field of Information Technology, recognized by the University Grants Commission under the Universities Act. The SLIIT was established in 1999 to educate and train IT professionals required by the fast growing IT industry in Sri Lanka.
Education and training of IT Professionals at a high level of excellence.
Provision of IT consultancy services and software services to the public sector and private sector of Sri Lanka at reasonable cost.
Conduct and promotion of research and development in IT leading to: specialized applications, services and innovative IT products.
Ensuring the availability of a rich pool of experts in IT within the country.
The degree program specializing in Information Technology covers the more technological and applied aspects of computing discipline including software design and software engineering, operating systems, systems administration, and technical support, as well as networking.
This is a three-year (six semester) Programme of study approved by the University Grants Commission . This degree programme is designed in such a manner that the candidates have several entry and exit options as indicated in the study pathway.