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Expand Technology stream degree programmes in 7 new Technology Faculties 

Budget Speech para. 174: "Expand the technology degree programmes in subjects such as Information and Communication Technology, Engineering Technology and Bio Systems Technology in 7 new technology faculties which include, the Universities of Rajarata, Ruhuna, Sabaragamuwa, Kelaniya, Colombo, Sri Jayewardenepura and the South Eastern University." Allocation Revised: The allocation for this promise has been revised from LKR 5,000 million to LKR 3,550 million. Promise Revised: The scope of the promise has increased from 7 technology faculties to 14 technology faculties .
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)5,000
  • SectorEducation
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Higher Education and Cultural Affairs

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Information was obtained through the Action Plans, Financial Plan and Progress Report received from the responsible agency in response to a request under the RTI Act. However, information in response to the request required signficant effort to assess, since the Action Plans and Progress Reports for the universities under consideration did not employ a consistent reporting framework and could not be reconciled.

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Sources of Information

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