SLTC is the first of its kind:
Initiated with the primary focus of fulfilling the national requirement of expanding the provision of quality higher educational opportunities and facilities which are on par with international universities, SLTC has further broadened the horizons for their undergraduates by offering a variety of programmes (Pre-university, Undergraduate and Graduate) and by creating affiliations with other eminent foreign universities. The curriculums have been curated by renowned academia and industry experts ensuring sound theoretical, practical and analytical knowledge .
Our University is modern and forward thinking, not bound or limited by tradition. We are quick to adopt the latest developments in teaching and research, to create a truly cutting edge university. We strive to be the “centre of excellence for the development of full student potential for the benefit of Sri Lanka and the rest of the world.” Our primary aim is to produce readily employable graduates who are skilled to take on a career of their choice and flourish in it.
Our main campus is located in the iconic satellite earth station; a sprawling 35 acre premises of serene greenery of the Padukka and our two city campusses are based in Colombo and Malabe. SLTC provides its students the ideal study environment and the real university life experience. The state of the art laboratories, spacious classrooms, on campus residences, sports and recreational facilities and the lush green surroundings set the most scenic atmosphere for the students to learn, connect and live what would be the most memorable years of their lives enjoying the best facilities a campus has to offer.
SLTC functions as a fully owned subsidiary of Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT). Therefore, SLTC comes under the Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure.
Our Engineering Degree programmes are fully accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Highways and recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
Some of our greatest strengths include overall student satisfaction and the ability to produce readily employable graduates. Our university is modern and forward thinking, which means we are quick and nimble in adopting the latest developments in teaching and research to create a truly, cutting edge institution. Our campus at Padukka is one of our greatest assets and exudes the best of both worlds – a busy urban vibe surrounded by great parkland and sport facilities as well as high quality study environments that are central to our thinking. We have invested millions in modern facilities such as auditoriums, dormitories, libraries and cafeteria etc.
We have a socially diverse student body; so whatever your background you’ll feel at home here.
A center of excellence for the development of student potential for the benefit of the world.
Our primary aim is to produce readily employable graduates who are skilled to take on a career of their choice and flourish in it. This we hope to achieve through the practice of student-centered learning and outcome-based teaching methods with a heavy emphasis on research and innovation. Our courses are structured differently, these differences make it special and give it a cutting-edge amongst our competitors.
Provide a liberal environment to pursue higher education and research to enrich and transform individuals and society by imparting knowledge, skills and competencies enabling adoption of progressive changes and innovations to meet global challenges for sustaining and economically productive and socially responsible society.
SLTC students come from different educational backgrounds, cultures and experiences. While studying at the University we want students to broaden their horizons and attitudes, and to develop their current skills and abilities and learn new ones, not only to help in their studies and future careers, but also support their role within society.
- – Deep discipline knowledge
- – Critical thinking and problem solving
- – Teamwork and communication skills
- – Career and leadership readiness
- – Intercultural and ethical competency
- – Self-awareness and emotional intelligence