South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM)
The South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM) offers a friendly environment, excellent staff and great facilities in a lively city in the heart of Sri Lankaís first technology park.
SAITM is a contemporary campus providing quality tertiary education for the students of today. We pride ourselves on being supportive, flexible and relevant to the real world. We all know that the theory is important but SAITM knows that putting what you learn into practice is just as valuable. Thatís why our courses have a strong focus on providing real life solutions to real life problems. Practical projects, industry placements and guest speakers are key features of our programs.
We strive to provide a different learning approach, developed to maximise the student outcome and experience, as well as providing state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure.
■ SAITM is being monitored by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and has been granted Degree awarding status by the
Gazette EO No.1721/19 of 2011 August 30 and Gazette EO No.1829/36 of 2013 September 26, issued by the Minister of Higher Education. Students who are joining SAITM Medical faculty will be awarded MBBS degree in Sri Lanka.
■ Faculty of Engineering obtained the approval from the University Grants Commission (UGC), Sri Lanka to offer degree programs in Bachelor of Science in Engineering Honours in Mechatronics Engineering [B.Sc. Eng. (Hons.) (Mechatronics Eng.)]; Bachelor of Science in Engineering Honours in Civil Engineering [B.Sc. Eng. (Hons.) (Civil Eng.)] and Bachelor of Science Honours in Bio Systems [B.Sc. (Hons.) (Bio Systems)] under the Gazette EO No. 1913/14 of 2015 May 07, Gazette EO No. 1960/04 of 2016 March 28 and Gazette EO No.2047/26 of 2017 November 28, issued by the Ministry of Higher Education & Highways.