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Welcome to the Faculty of Business at Informatic Institute of Technology (IIT). Thank you for visiting our faculty. The Faculty of Business at IIT is an excellent choice to accomplish your aspiration in higher education in the fields of Business Management and Management of Technology and prepare for a successful career. It provides exciting educational opportunities for students from all backgrounds and locations through its portfolio of courses and their pathways.

At the undergraduate level, we offer three distinct programmes: BSc(Hons) Business Information System, BA(Hons) Business Management with three pathways (Digital Business, Marketing and Entrepreneurship), and BSc(Hons) Business Data Analytics in collaboration with the University of Westminster, UK. The experience proved that our graduates could undoubtedly stand out from others in a highly competitive job market mainly due to the quality of the education and the practical training received through the industry placement scheme stretched over one full year. Hence, by the time of graduating, our graduates are ready with academic qualifications and the required industry experience in the relevant field.

We offer two unique postgraduate programmes. MSc in Business Data Analytics from the Robert Gordon University (RGU), Scotland, is one of the most popular mid-career development programmes among Sri Lankan corporate managers interested in Business Analytics Technology and Methods. The programme has already helped many such professionals to upgrade their skills to state-of-the-art expertise in the field. MA in Fashion Business Management, offered in partnership with the University of Westminster, UK, is another unique programme that we started recently to serve the growing needs of both entrepreneurs and business managers in the fashion and clothing industry.

We are the pioneer in providing British higher education in Sri Lanka. All our programmes are validated, and quality assured in terms of British and Scottish standards. The programme contents and syllabuses are regularly updated. Moreover, at IIT, students get the latest materials in the classroom. They have many opportunities for the real-world application while still a student through off-campus assignments, industry placements, etc. Moreover, at IIT, our students can meet with a diverse body of students representing all communities across the island. IIT has created numerous platforms for students to make their student life rich during their stay at IIT through many extracurricular activities. Our students could get involved in various activities, from numerous sports to completions to various club-related pursuits. These activities are instrumental in developing a rounded person with the required socio-emotional skills.

If you are interested in preparing for a career in business and wish for an excellent education in an exceptional environment, you have found it. Welcome!

Warmest regards,

Professor P. S. M. Gunaratne
Ph.D. and MSc. in Finance (University of Tsukuba, Japan
MBA (University of Colombo, Sri Lanka), BSc in Business Ad.(University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka)
Commonwealth Fellow (University of Manchester, UK)
JSPS Fellow (Yokohama National University, Japan)
Dean Faculty of Business


  • To be recognized as a leader in higher education and research, providing a transformational educational experience.


  • Our mission is to develop creative and highly skilled professionals with an international outlook, who will make a significant contribution to the global knowledge economy.


  • Integrity : We will always endeavor to keep our promises.
  • Empathy : We put ourselves in the shoes of our stakeholders in our decision making.
  • Reliability : This includes Honesty and Integrity which is essential to Sustain(Sustainability) a service business.
  • Empowerment : All stake holders to facilitate quick decision making and to respond to market changes effectively.
  • Innovativeness : Out of the box thinking and creativity in terms of products , services and processes.

Board Of Management

  • Deshamanya M. D. D. Pieris
  • Prof. P. Balasundarampillai
  • Mr. Kumar Jayasuriya
  • Mr. Saliya Wickramasuriya
  • Mr. Madu Rathnayake
  • Deshamanya Prof. W. D. Lakshman
  • Ms. Shehara De Silva
  • Dr. Gamini Wickramasinghe
  • Mr. Hiran Wickramasinghe
  • Ms. Kishani Perera
  • Dr. Dileepa De Silva
  • Mr. Samantha Rajapakshe
  • Mr. Mohan Fernando
  • Ms. Naomi Krishanrajah
  • Mr. Sudharshana Welihindha
  • Mr. Jagath Gunatilaka

Academic Partners

  • University of Westminster (UoW)
  • Robert Gordon University (RGU)

Quality & Recognitions

  • University Grants Commission (UGC), Sri Lanka Recognized
  • Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC), Sri Lanka Registered
  • British Computer Society (BCS) Accredited Degree
  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System (QMS) Certified Institution
  • Sri Lanka Association of Software and Services Companies (SLASSCOM), Member
  • Federation of Information Technology Industry Sri Lanka (FITIS)


Obtain a world class Bachelors Degree in Information Technology and Business from affiliated British universities and elevate yourself in the professional world. Intakes commence in January and September.

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Join our internationally recognized Master programmes from the University of Westminster and Robert Gordon University, UK in Information Technology, Business and Fashion. Be a part of an exclusive postgraduate community. Intakes Commence in January, May and September.

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IIT awards 100% scholarships to outstanding students to persuade their higher education at the campus. Potential students would need to succeed a placement test in order to enter this programme. Many graduate students who have benefited though this scholarship have emerged successful entrepreneurs and also hold leading corporate positions locally and internationally.

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UGC recognized - IIT Sri Lanka
TVEC Registered - IIT Sri Lanka
BCS Accreditted - IIT Sri Lanka
ISO 9001-2015 Certified - IIT Sri Lanka
SLASSCOM Member - IIT Sri Lanka
FITIS Member - IIT Sri Lanka

Everything we do at IIT is driven by delivering excellence !

IIT delivers the qualification and quality valued and expected by the industry in Sri Lanka and around the world

Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT) was established in Colombo, Sri Lanka in 1990 as the first private higher education institute awarding reputed British degrees in the field of Information Communication Technology (ICT) and professional business.

IIT has reshaped and revolutionize the higher education sector of Sri Lanka by empowering graduates to become innovators, entrepreneurs and business leaders.

ESTD. 1990

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