The National ICT Solution Provider, SLT-MOBITEL’s Education Arm, known as the SLT Training Centre (SLTTC), recently held its 4th Annual Graduation ceremony at the BMICH Main Conference Hall. This prestigious event was a momentous occasion to celebrate the remarkable accomplishments of SLTTC graduates who successfully completed the BEng (Hons) Degree Programme conferred by the University of Hertfordshire, UK, as well as the BTEC HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering and the Pearson BTEC HND Computing awarded by Pearson, UK.
The Graduation Ceremony also marked a milestone for SLTTC as its students have achieved global qualifications demonstrating the institute’s commitment to education and skill development for the nation.
Gracing the ceremony was Guest of Honour, Professor Daniel McCluskey, Dean, School of Physics, Engineering, and Computer Science, University of Hertfordshire, UK (www.herts.ac.uk). Also in attendance was Janaka Abeysinghe, CEO SLT, University of Hertfordshire Delegates, Pearson BTEC delegate’s senior officers from SLT-MOBITEL, parents and well-wishers.
Addressing the audience, Guest of Honour, Professor Daniel McCluskey, Dean, School of Physics, Engineering, and Computer Science, University of Hertfordshire, UK, said “This day marks a special occasion, a day of celebration, as we recognize the hard work, dedication, and achievements of our graduates. The education you have gained is not merely knowledge, but it empowers you as individuals to innovate, create, and transform the world as you depart your time at SLTTC and embark on the next phase of your journey, I encourage you to embrace new challenges and meet them with strength and courage. All of us on this platform have great confidence in your abilities. We applaud your persistence, talent, achievements, and aspirations.
“SLT-MOBITEL proudly celebrates the remarkable achievements of our graduates at the SLT Training Centre Graduation Ceremony. Today, as these students step into the professional world armed with internationally recognized qualifications, they carry the potential to drive our nation’s economic growth. Their expertise comes at a crucial time when our country seeks skills to fuel progress and infrastructure development. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to all graduates and diploma holders and wish them every success in their future pursuits as they contribute to our nation’s advancement,” stated Janaka Abeysinghe, CEO SLT.
A total of 28 students received the BEng (Hons) degree from the University of Hertfordshire. The Best Student Award was presented to Nipuni Sandalika Weearasinghe Felicitated for receiving BEng Honours Electrical and Electronic Engineering, with 1st class honours.
22 students received the Pearson BTEC HND in Electrical and Electronics qualitification and the Gold Medal for the best academic performance was awarded to Binura Deshan Gunathunga. Additionally, 37 students received their Pearson BTEC HND in Computing certification and the Gold Medal for the Best Academic Performance was presented to Siva Kumar Kavindya Dilshani Ranaweera.
Empowering individuals with skills and knowledge they need to excel in career pathways and make a positive impact on society, SLT Training Centre also conducts a wide range of programmes including the Pearson BTEC International Level 3 foundation and the Pearson BTEC HND in Digital Technologies. Students are invited to enrol in course such as the Certificate in Applied Information Technology (CAIT), Certificate in Telecommunication Technician (NVQ 3 or 4), Optical Fibre Courses, Network Security Courses, CCNA Courses, RPL programmes to explore the field technology and receive training opportunities.
More information on SLT Training Centre programmes can be obtained at 0112956633 or via www.slt.lk/training.