Over 4,000 foreign students receive higher education in Sri Lanka
Over 4,000 foreign students are following degree courses at Sri
Lanka's state universities and other private academic institutions
awarding university degrees. Some of them are following degree courses
under scholarships and some undergraduates are studying paying money.
These foreign students have come to Sri Lanka for higher studies from
countries such as Japan, China, Middle East, India, Bangladesh and
Pakistan. It is a pride to Sri Lanka in all respects to testify the
higher quality of educational standards that are maintained at
universities in Sri Lanka” said the Minister of Higher Education S.B.
Dissanayake at a Conference of university lecturers held recently at
Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, Kuliyapitiya.