Course Outline
Course Fee
The Higher National Diploma in Information Technology program at the SLIATE , Kandy was commenced in the year 2007 with the objective of producing the middle level IT professional required for the new millennium.

Important Information for Beginners to Select the Program

• After the completion of 2 year academic program you will be placed at a software development organization to follow an industrial training under the NAITA supervision for a period of 6 months.
• Jobs are available in the present IT job market for those who have completed the program.
• Carrier development path with degree programs are available in local and foreign Universities.

Exemptions from the other academic or Professional programs:

• B. Sc. in Software Engineering and Information Technology – Open University of Sri Lanka.
• Two year exemption from University of Moratuwa BIT program.
• B. Eng. in University of Vocational Technology.
• Degree in City and Guilds.
• 2 Year exemptions for B. Sc. in Software Engineering – Birmingham City University of UK.
• With HNDIT and 2 Years Experience you can register for a M. Sc. degree.
The applicants should have following qualifications:

I. School levels with G.C.E (A/L) qualifications in Mathematics, Bio Science or Commerce (Preferable) and Art streams.
II. Ordinary passes for English and Mathematics at the G.C.E (O/L).

The Selection Method:

Candidates are selected through the order of merit in their G.C.E. (A/L) examination and through an aptitude/ IQ test.
No course fees are levied for full time course. Course fees for the part time students will be twelve thousand rupees ( Rs 12000 /-) per semester.
  • Course Code

  • Course Duration

    2 Years and 6 Months
  • Course Type

    Full Time / Part Time