Inspired By Excellence & Innovation

SLTC is the first of its kind:

  • Passion for Education
  • Faculty par Excellence
  • Career Ready Global Graduates
  • Merit-based Scholarships
  • Fully Residential
  • Holistic University Experience
  • Research Focused
  • Corporate Powered

Initiated with the primary focus of fulfilling the national requirement of expanding the provision of quality higher educational opportunities and facilities which are on par with international universities, SLTC has further broadened the horizons for their undergraduates by offering a variety of programmes (Pre-university, Undergraduate and Graduate) and by creating affiliations with other eminent foreign universities. The curriculums have been curated by renowned academia and industry experts ensuring sound theoretical, practical and analytical knowledge.

Our University is modern and forward thinking, not bound or limited by tradition. We are quick to adopt the latest developments in teaching and research, to create a truly cutting edge university. We strive to be the “centre of excellence for the development of full student potential for the benefit of Sri Lanka and the rest of the world.” Our primary aim is to produce readily employable graduates who are skilled to take on a career of their choice and flourish in it.

Our main campus is located in the iconic satellite earth station; a sprawling 35 acre premises of serene greenery of the Padukka and our two city campusses are based in Colombo and Malabe. SLTC provides its students the ideal study environment and the real university life experience. The state of the art laboratories, spacious classrooms, on campus residences, sports and recreational facilities and the lush green surroundings set the most scenic atmosphere for the students to learn, connect and live what would be the most memorable years of their lives enjoying the best facilities a campus has to offer.

SLTC functions as a fully owned subsidiary of Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT). Therefore, SLTC comes under the Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure.

Our Engineering Degree programmes are fully accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Highways and recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

SLTC is Sri Lanka’s fastest growing university

Some of our greatest strengths include overall student satisfaction and the ability to produce readily employable graduates. Our university is modern and forward thinking, which means we are quick and nimble in adopting the latest developments in teaching and research to create a truly, cutting edge institution. Our campus at Padukka is one of our greatest assets and exudes the best of both worlds – a busy urban vibe surrounded by great parkland and sport facilities as well as high quality study environments that are central to our thinking. We have invested millions in modern facilities such as auditoriums, dormitories, libraries and cafeteria etc.

We have a socially diverse student body; so whatever your background you’ll feel at home here.


To be a centre of excellence in higher education and research that creates knowledge and human resource capabilities necessary to devise and drive new innovations for the purpose of effecting positive economic and societal changes.


Provide a liberal environment for research and learning of the highest calibre that enforces professional ethics and integrity, promotes diversity, encourages constructive critique, and rewards informed risk-taking to produce well-rounded graduates who are capable of providing the leadership necessary to overcome the many social and ecological challenges that are yet to be conceived.

SLTC Graduate Profile

SLTC students come from different educational backgrounds, cultures and experiences. While studying at the University we want students to broaden their horizons and attitudes, and to develop their current skills and abilities and learn new ones, not only to help in their studies and future careers, but also support their role within society.

  • Deep discipline knowledge
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Teamwork and communication skills
  • Career and leadership readiness
  • Intercultural and ethical competency
  • Self-awareness and emotional intelligence
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