Director (CEO) Message

It is a matter of immense pleasure for me to extend my strength as the Acting Director of the University College of Anuradhapura in addition to my main role as a Lecturer. I take this opportunity of welcoming trainees coming from all parts of the island, joining our NVQ Level 5 & 6 programmes in four market sectors. Most of such trainees have moved away from the folds of their family to another in their quest of competencies and making their dreams a reality. One needs to feel that they are just moving away from one family fold to another.

Their lecturers, seniors and peers, all form an extended family from whom they can look up for any guidance, support and help to move ahead in life as professionals in the study programmes they have opted. In terms of credentials, the university college of Anuradhapura has a several achievements within a short period of time. The most recent being the recognition of the university College by the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (2020) as a four star service provider.

The university has highly qualified faculty in their respective fields of expertise. A number of events, seminars and workshops are organized by the university college to provide a variety of experiences to the trainees and inculcate skills such as leadership and team spirit which are helpful in their career. Our faculty members have been able to publish good quality research work in high impact factor journals of repute. There is an active interaction between faculty and trainees in the university college. The learning experiences in the college pave a strong path for enhancement of overall development of the learners.

Further, the university college is ICT enabled and the college provides an e- learning and e-connect environment, along with class coordination system, document management system as well as virtual class rooms. The university college is situated in a serene environment in the close proximity of the town. The academic environment along with a complex structure of curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities will shape our trainees physical, mental and intellectual growth. As NVQ level 6 competent trainee of the university college, you are the torch bearers of the different nations; you serve for, in order to bring in positive change, towards a direction that will develop overall sustainability for better future.

I, wish and assure you, on behalf of the University College of Anuradhapura, that we will help you pursue your objectives of life under the varied social, cultural and economic environment and make the College family proud of your attainments.