To be the best national provider of educated and skilled professionals to the global knowledge economy.
The global Sri Lankan, building a knowledge based network, eliminating digital poverty, creating individuals and making professionals in the knowledge based society to satisfy the global demand for knowledge workers
Starting its operations in the year 1974 as the Nation’s premier private sector IT service provider, IDM has rendered its services to the nation for well over 4 decades. Founded by Dr. Bandusena Ranasinghe, from its inception IDM has had a long term vision of contributing effectively in its capacity towards a knowledge based society
The secret behind this legendary company has always been passionate workmanship. At IDM it is always about Innovation, Professionalism at work, proceeding towards Excellence. The dedication from the bottom up hierarchy has taken IDM to greater heights.
The IDM group operates over 25 branches island wide, covering all of the provinces of Sri Lanka, providing education and training in ICT, Business and many other fields. We now offer over 150 different courses in a number of different fields. To date IDM has donated over 10000 graduates to the country, other than several hundred thousands of Diploma and certificate holders. Our choices of programs span from kindergarten to Master’s Degree programs. IDM with its broader vision and dedicated workmanship has laid the 1st step in developing an international Sri Lankan brand, working towards the development of a knowledge based society.
Dr. Bandu Ranasinghe
(BSc, MBA, PhD, FCSSL, MACS, FBCS)
The Founder chairman of IDM, with 40 years of service, Dr. Bandu Ranasinghe is a well acclaimed intellectual in the Sri Lankan and international ICT industry.
He has made an immense contribution to the development of the ICT industry in Sri Lanka during the past 4 decades. A graduate from the University of Peradeniya, he entered the field of educational services in 1974.
He is also an adjunct Associate Professor for the Charles Sturt University, Australia. He was the founder Chairman of the British Computer Society – Sri Lanka Section, Ex-General Secretary and Ex-Chairman of Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL). IDM was born as the dream child of Dr. Bandu Ranasinghe, with his vision of serving the nations ICT industry.
The business venture started by Dr. Ranasinghe with dedication, patience and commitment caters to thousands of students per year with its own diploma, as the starting point and working upwards to internationally recognized qualifications and certifications.