Established in 1890 the University of Greenwich is one of the most respected, high quality universities in London and Kent, UK. Greenwich has a proud tradition in education which dates back more than 125 years. It is the academic home to a diverse and talented community of more than 35,000 students in the with partner academic institutions in 29 countries (such as China, France, Malaysia, Singapore & etc…). The university has won four Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education. The decade long partnership between IDM and the University of Greenwich has seen both organizations advance their boundaries in higher education, with the University of Greenwich becoming the highest ranked UK University offering IT qualifications in Sri Lanka.
Established as the National Computing Center of UK in 1966 by the UK Government, NCC Education started offering IT qualifications in 1976 and from 1997 developed its Higher Education portfolio to include Business programs. It is one of the oldest educational qualification awarding bodies in the UK. Today, NCC Education has an extensive network of Accredited Partner Centers in over 50 countries, with international offices situated in the UK (Manchester), Nepal (Kathmandu), China (Beijing), Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur), and South Africa (Cape Town). To date over 1,000,000 students have boosted their careers with the globally recognized NCC Education qualifications. NCC qualifications were introduced to Sri Lanka by IDM nearly 3 decades ago. The partnership has been further strengthened recently with NCC Education providing recognition and quality assurance for the IDM Diploma programs in IT and Business.
Edexcel is UK’s largest awarding organization offering academic and vocational qualifications in schools, colleges and work places in the UK and abroad. Their qualifications include Edexcel NVQ and BTEC from entry level to Higher National Diplomas (HND). It is recognized in more than 70 countries worldwide, and in 2013/2014, 2.58 million learners around the globe registered for BTECs and other vocational qualifications. IDM has a longstanding partnership with Edexcel, spanning few decades. Thousands of students have obtained their Edexcel higher educational qualifications via IDM and most have progressed on to complete their degrees, whilst earning employment in international blue chip companies in the IT industry.