Western College for Management & Technology is a state of art campus facility which offers quality higher education programs in English affiliated to University of Bolton UK, Pearson UK, Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and Project Management Institute (PMI) meeting international standards. The Western College was established in year 2011 under the approval of BOI. It is a part of the prestigious Study World Education Holding Ltd. which has significant experience in delivering transnational education worldwide. Western College is well equipped with modern teaching aids and comfortable learning area for the students to acquire academic knowledge in a disturbance- free environment. Students at Western College have a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to choose from the domains of Business, Engineering and Computing.
To contribute for the human development and socioeconomic advancement while uplifting the quality of life through education and research.
- To bring the superior outcomes of close contact with industry and commerce to students.
- To inculcate professional culture and superior value system on students.
- To provide segment oriented affordable education solutions.
- To provide premium facilities for teaching, learning and research.
- To produce highly employable, quality graduates
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Quality and continuous improvement are concepts embedded in all aspects of Western College’s program and service delivery. Quality Assurance is implicit in our commitment to student success. Western College is the Sri Lanka Academic Centre for the University of Bolton (UOB), UK. Therefore, Western College quality assurance framework comprising regular external audits by University of Bolton UK and internal quality assurance processes.
Apart from that, an annual health check is undertaken by the Establishment Services Manager and the Director Sri Lanka Campus. This includes a review of quality issues and determines priorities for the enhancement of quality over the following year. All our programs (full time and part time), including both new and existing programmes, are subject to systematic accreditation in the form of mandatory external quality assurance.
Western College’s Quality Assurance involves input and feedback from all our stakeholders. We have built in regular and on-going communication with stakeholders in a variety of ways, including curriculum committees and program advisory committees, to ensure relevance and quality in programs. Learning enterprises and community partnerships also create unique learning opportunities for students.
The University of Bolton is a public university in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England. It has approximately 14,000 students across all sites and courses, with 700 academic and professional staff. The University is based on a modern, compact, town-centre campus and their teaching quality has consistently won the highest ratings possible from the Government’s quality control agency.
The University of Bolton welcomes everyone with the ability and ambition to succeed and believe education is a right not a privilege. Keeping this in mind, preparing students for their future careers is a key strategic goal for the University.
The University of Bolton considers its international collaborative provision as a core activity within the University. Western College is the Sri Lankan Academic Centre for the University of Bolton (UOB). Therefore, we have a long-standing relationship with University of Bolton (UK).
Western College’s Undergraduate, and Postgraduate Degree programmes are quality assured by University of Bolton UK. The degree programs, which offer at Western College are internal degree programs of University of Bolton and the certificates awarded by the University are identical to those awarded to internal students studying in the UK. Through rigorous and robust quality and enhancement procedures, university ensures that the quality of the student learning experience is comparable to that of the University.
University of Bolton is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) Sri Lanka.