University of Technology Sydney launches UTS Insearch Sri Lanka

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Professor John Wood - Chair of UTS Insearch Sri Lanka, David Holly - Australia's High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, Ranil Wickremesinghe - The PM of Sri Lanka; Alex Murphy – MD UTS Insearch, Iain Watt – Deputy Vice Chancellor and Vice President [International] UTS

July 05, 2019 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Premier Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday officially launched Colombo’s newest international higher education college, ‘UTS Insearch Sri Lanka’.

The launch will see University of Technology Sydney (UTS) bring its latest developments in higher education learning from Sydney to support the skills and knowledge Sri Lankan students need for international study and career success.

The initial investment in Sri Lanka is more than 2 million US dollars and affirms Australia’s commitment and close ties to Sri Lanka.

UTS Insearch Sri Lanka will offer UTS Foundation Studies and first-year university-equivalent programs in Business, Engineering and Information Technology from a new building, situated on Thurstan Road, Colombo.

Classrooms are being equipped to an international standard, with teaching scheduled to commence in October 2019.

Upon successful completion of the applicable courses at UTS Insearch Sri Lanka, students meet the requirements for entry into the second year of their degrees at the University of Technology Sydney, depending on the course chosen. More info: www.insearch.edu.lk