The University of Greenwich is a historical and prestigious university situated in London and offering world-class programmes, high quality teaching and superior facilities. Due to the close relationship EDULINK International Campus enjoys with Greenwich as one of its collaborative campuses, we have been infused with many of the qualities and attributes of the home campus.
One primary reason for the popularity of the University is that it is constantly ranked #1 in terms of student satisfaction across all 20 listed universities in London.
The university traces its roots back to 1890, when Woolwich Polytechnic was founded as only the second-oldest polytechnic in the United Kingdom. In 1970, Woolwich Polytechnic merged with various other higher education institutions to form Thames Polytechnic. In subsequent years, Dartford College, Avery Hill College, Garnett College and parts of Goldsmiths College and the City of London College were incorporated. In 1992, Thames Polytechnic was renamed University of Greenwich.University of Greenwich. The University is very privileged to be housed in and custodians of the spectacular and historically important buildings lining the River Thames that formed the original British Naval College.
University of Greenwich qualifications are recognised and valued by employers around the world. They indicate exceptional academic achievement and a good level of English.
As the University of Greenwich grooms students for high achievement, they regularly win national and international awards. Nobel Prize winner Professor Charles Kao, ‘Godfather of Broadband’, is an alumnus of the University, and along with other success stories, reflect the University’s long history of student achievement.
Official Website: www.gre.ac.uk
The University of Northampton, which traces its roots back to 1924, offers a unique blend of vibrant campus life, superb facilities and academic excellence. The award winning university has opened-up groundbreaking new areas of study and has a growing reputation for research excellence in the UK.
Being amongst top 50 universities in the UK by the 2015 Guardian League Table, it was named UK’s Highest Climbing University by the Complete University Guide in 2014.
The most recent Higher Education Statistics Agency data, revealed that 96% of Northampton graduates from full time courses were in employment or further study within six months of completing their course.
Quality, Innovation And Value Added
The University of Northampton makes a valuable contribution to the local community, reaching well beyond the Campus and working with the strategic partners locally, nationally and internationally to provide an optimal environment for their students and researchers.
In the 2014 National Student Survey (NSS), University of Northampton students rated their overall satisfaction as 98%. In addition, students. This programme provides a broad understanding of management areas in Marketing, IT, HRM and Accountancy.
Official Website: www.northampton.ac.uk
Middlesex University Dubai is the first overseas campus of the internationally renowned Middlesex University in London. The London campus has 20,000 Londoners and other UK citizens.as students and they study alongside a significant population of international students of about 6000.
Academic programmes in Dubai have the same validation and monitoring systems as in London, with the same examinations taken simultaneously in both cities. The Honours and Masters degrees awarded to Dubai campus students are therefore identical to those achieved by students at the London campuses, and students can transfer to and from London at any time they wish.
Scottish Qualifications Authority
EDULINK International Campus (EIC) is a collaborative campus of the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and students can now pursue internationally-recognised SQA qualifications right here in Sri Lanka through the campus.
SQA qualifications are high quality, flexible and relevant to industry and are designed to suit the changing needs of different countries and industry providers. They provide a route to employment, develop the skills of staff and can provide advanced university entry. A number of SQA qualifications are recognised by professional bodies.
Unlike other awarding bodies, SQA is accountable to the British government and is obliged by UK law to develop and award qualifications that are fit for purpose. This is the ultimate guarantee of quality.
A number of SQA qualifications are recognised by professional bodies, and enable Associate Grade and Member Grade of professional bodies e.g. Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
Official Website: www.sqa.org.uk/