APIIT Sri Lanka is a reputable higher education institution established in partnership with Staffordshire University in the UK and Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation in Malaysia.

We conduct Staffordshire University, UK degree programmes (both undergraduate and masters) in Business Management, Computing/IT and Law. With 1,200 students in enrolment and an annual intake of over 600 students, we are the largest provider of foreign degree programmes (transnational education – TNE) in Sri Lanka.

Over the past 15 years we have trained over 1800 graduates in Business Management, Computing/IT and Law. Our contribution to higher education goes beyond the production of highly resourceful and enterprising graduates; notably, we have been able to shape the development of private higher education in Sri Lanka and set a benchmark for its quality and standards.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to be a leading higher education institute in the Asia Pacific Region with a global reputation for academic excellence. 
We aspire to a reputation for academic excellence through: 
• Specification of superior learning outcomes informed by close contact with the industry and commerce
• Innovative teaching, learning and assessment strategy
• High quality staff possessing exceptional skills and ability
• Premium facilities for teaching/ learning and research
• A well-defined professional culture and value system

Our Mission

Our Mission is to contribute to human development and socio-economic advancement through excellence in education, scholarship and research. 
In pursuit of our Mission, we will:
• Offer higher educational opportunities of international standards
• Produce graduates with outstanding intellectual, technical and entrepreneurial skills
• Generate, disseminate and apply knowledge in response to the needs of the society, industry and commerce

Our Philosophy

We encourage lifelong learning through our student centred, skills focused approach to education. We do not merely dispense theory, rather, we inspire and teach you how to learn throughout your life. We nurture young people to be innovative, enterprising and entrepreneurial and become active participants in the social and economic development of our society.

Our Quality Promise

We are committed to maintaining the highest academic standards and quality of degree programmes.

All degree programmes delivered at APIIT are Staffordshire University, UK awards validated for delivery at APIIT Sri Lanka. Accordingly, all degree programmes are delivered subject to the same Academic Regulations in operation at Staffordshire University. In addition, the Quality Assurance Agency of the UK has oversight of the collaborative arrangements between the University and APIIT.

The high quality teaching at APIIT is the outcome of years of rigorous effort and persistent commitment. The APIIT quality assurance framework comprising regular external audits by Staffordshire University, UK and ISO 9001:2015 compliant internal quality assurance processes ensures that appropriate and effective teaching, support, and learning opportunities are provided to all our students.

No. 388, Union Place,
Colombo 2, Sri Lanka.
+94 117 675 100
+94 112 687 249

278, 3rd Level, Access Tower,
Colombo 2, Sri Lanka.
+94 117 675 200
+94 112 687 249

No 63, Kings Street,
Kandy, Sri Lanka.
+94 817 818181

Courses @ APIIT

Foundation Programme
Duration : 8 Months