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ICBT Partners With the Prestigious RMIT University of Australia ; To Offer Foundation Programmes That Lead up to Bachelors’ Degrees

One of Sri Lanka’s leading tertiary education providers, ICBT, announced their partnership with the prestigious RMIT University at an event held at the Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel in Colombo, recently. With this partnership, the ICBT Campus now offers a Foundation Program to Sri Lankan students which will provide them with guaranteed access to the 1st year of university studies at RMIT Australia and this programme will be available at the Colombo and Kandy campuses of ICBT.
This occasion was graced by the Chairman of ICBT Campus Dr. JagathAlwis, CEO of ICBT Campus Dr. SampathKannangara, CEO of RMIT Training Ms. Rachel Holthouse, President and General Director of RMIT training Vietnam Prof. Gael McDonald and the Australian High Commissioner for Sri Lanka and the Maldives Mr. Bryce Hutchesson.
Speaking at the occasion, Dr. JagathAlwis the Chairman of ICBT Campus stated, “We at ICBT have successfully established ourselves as a top choice for tertiary education amongst students in Sri Lanka. With the philosophy of providing transnational education opportunities to Sri Lankans together with internationally reputed Universities and Educational Institutes, we have added yet another partner University to our portfolio. Australia’s RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research and engagement. RMIT is a world leader in Computer Science and Information Systems; Art and Design; Architecture; Education; Engineering; Development; Business and Management; and Communication and Media Studies.”
“The University exists to create transformative experiences for students, preparing them for life and work, and to help shape the world with research, innovation, teaching and engagement. We are therefore proud to partner with RMIT to provide career pathways to Sri Lankan students which are relevant to the times and needs of the industry and the community,” he further said.
The new Foundation Programme at ICBT is designed to provide a well-rounded transnational pathway to local students who wish to pursue their higher education at the RMIT University. The Foundation Program calls for a minimum qualification of O/L’s and is a course which enables students to transfer to the RMIT University at the commencement of the 1st year of their undergraduate studies. The transition is a very smooth process as the Foundation syllabus and content is set by capable RMITUniversity Academics. The Foundation Course allows studentsfast-tracked entry to their Undergraduate studies while preparing them to face the challenges of the university education structure within a shorter time period.
With over eighteen years of experience in delivering the best quality education to Sri Lankans from universities around the world, ICBT continues to provide the best of international undergraduate and postgraduate education through its partnerships with some of the leading universities worldwide. Owing to its proficient faculty and state of the art classroom structures and environment, ICBT provides stimulating learning experiences for students to pursue and excel in their academic and professional aspirations.Through continued support and guidance to students, ICBT aims to increase the inclusiveness of its community in every sense— promoting a welcoming campus environment that celebrates diversity and empowering the notion of exploring new places and possibilities. It is a great platform for all students to uncover their true competence – personally and professionally. If your dream is to start your degree in Australia, then ICBT foundation is the right choice for you.
For admissions and more information please contact the ICBT Campus at 0114 777 888.

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