National Innovation Center

NIBM and LIMKOKWING Strategic Partnership

The National Innovation Centre (NIC) is a result of a strategic partnership agreement between the National Institute of Business Management (NIBM) and  Limkokwing University of Creative Technology. The partnership strengthens NIBM’s position as an international institution and puts it in a competitive global position and opens up the global job market while attracting talent from around the region.

The National Innovation Centre aims to provide an empowering business education in disciplines for those who seek global professional knowledge and qualifications. The well-structured training programmes are vital for growing economies and provide a framework to benchmark current businesses and introducing workers to the latest developments in global economies. As a game-changer in Sri Lanka’s creative institution sector, NIC presents a range of programmes from Multimedia, Fashion, Design, Architecture, Communication, Journalism, Sound & Music and Information Technology, which will empower a new generation of graduates who will lead the creative industries.

NIC Vision and Assurance

We encourage creativity so that our students can begin the process of thinking innovatively. Our visions on learning experience include:

  • To ensure students acquire Entrepreneurial Management Skills through the NIC creative and innovative platform
  • To help students achieve their optimum academic potential throughout their academic journey
  • To expose students to cross-disciplinary study and pick up additional skills that will boost career performance
  • To establish a new way of learning by thinking globally, so students will be more exposed to the market demand that leads them to their dream career
  • To participate in events that build teamwork, discipline, leadership, people management skills, understanding of media management and public confidence.

Academic Staff

Mr. K.D.S.N. Wijayasiri
Head of National Innovation Centre
MA Linguistics (University of Kelaniya) BA English (Sp) (University of Colombo) Dip. in English Distance Learning
Ms. N Fernando
Lecturer / Consultant
BA (Hons) in Interior Design (Northumbria University, Newcastle)
Ms. K. J. P. D Gunasekera
Lecturer / Consultant
B.Design (Hon) in Fashion Design and Product Development – (University of Moratuwa)
Mrs. T Liyanage
Lecturer / Consultant

BA in English @ French Language- (University of Sri Jayawardenepura)

Mr T Balakumar
Lecturer / Consultant

MSc in Applied Statistics (University of Colombo)
BSc in Industrial Statistics (University of Colombo)

Mr Chatura Fernando
Lecturer / Consultant
Ms. A.M Samarasinghe
Lecturer / Consultant

MBA – (University of West London)
B.Design (Hon)- (University of Moratuwa)

Ms. D Wijesinghe
Lecturer / Consultant

MSc. in Textile and Clothing Management-(University of Moratuwa)

Ms. K.P.U Wijayasiri
Lecturer / Consultant

MSc in Interior Design – (Florence Design Academy, Italy)
BA in Interior Architecture – (Limkokwing University, Malaysia)

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