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Discussion on ‘Education as a Driver for Economic Development’

The AGM 2020/2021 of SLANSHEI was followed by a Panel Discussion on ‘Education as a Driver for Economic Development’. The Panellists were: Prof. Kapila Perera, Secretary, Ministry of Education Dr. Upali Sedere, State Secretary for Education Reforms, Open University and Distance Learning Prof. Sampath Amaratunge, Chairman, University Grants Commission This was moderated by Prof. Lalith […]

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SLANSHEI Appoints new office Bearers for 2020 / 2021

The Annual General Meeting of SLANSHEI was held on Tuesday 29 September 2020 and elected following new members for the year 2020/2021. President: Mr. Upul Daranagama, Horizon Campus Hon. Secretary: Prof. Colin N. Peiris, SLIIT Vice- President: Prof. Veranja Karunaratne, CINEC Treasurer: Dr. Kithsiri Edirisinghe, IIHS Immediate Past President: Prof. Lalith Gamage, SLIIT Elected Members: […]

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SLANSHEI and SLASSCOM engage in strategic partnership to boost IT/BPM industry capacity

The Sri Lankan Association of Software and Services Companies (SLASSCOM) announces the signing of a strategic partnership with the Sri Lanka Association of Non-State Higher Education Institutes (SLANSHEI), the umbrella organisation formed through the initiation of seven leading private educational bodies addressing the needs of the non-state higher education sector in the country. The signing […]

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SLANSHEI Appoints New Office Bearers

Sri Lanka Association of Non-State Higher Education Institutes (SLANSHEI) is an umbrella organization formed in the year 2016 through the initiation of seven leading private institutes working for a common set of goals aimed at addressing the needs of the non-state higher education sector in the country. The seven founding members comprised of Sri Lanka […]

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Private institutes, Ministry of Education planning Rs. 500 m ‘voucher system’ for students

Professor Lalith Gamage, President of the newly inaugurated Sri Lanka Association of Non-State Higher Education Institutes (SLANSHEI) said yesterday that talks have been held with the Ministry of Education to create a new loan system for students who cannot afford to pay for higher education. The plan, which is inspired by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s […]