Life At Colombo

Undergraduate Division

The campus is conveniently located at the heart of the Colombo city, at Kollupitiya, with easy access round the clock by bus and train. Located 1.5 kilometres from one of the most popular beaches in Sri Lanka. The campus is dedicated towards the provision of Undergraduate, professional and degree foundation programmes. The campus is an exceptional place to study. Surrounded by shopping malls, restaurants and theatres providing students plenty of opportunity for recreation after the days of engaging study at the campus.

Post Graduate Division

Located This campus too is located at the heart of the Colombo city, at Bambalapitiya, with easy access round the clock by bus and train. Located 0.5 kilometres from one of the most popular beaches in Sri Lanka. The campus is dedicated towards the provision of Postgraduate programmes. The campus boasts of being the country’s first Active Learning Suite (ALS), providing students with a truly once in a life time experience. Surrounded by shopping malls, restaurants and theatres providing students plenty of opportunity for recreation after the days of engaging study at the campus.

Facilities

Both campuses have active student councils that welcome the freshers into the campus and organise events throughout the semester to keep students engaged and ensure that students have a balance between their studies and extra-curricular activities.

Both campuses also provide students with free Wi-Fi access ensuring that they are connected at all times and have access to all online resources including the British library.

The students will gain access to the country’s only fully fledged digital classrooms, which will provide the students a glimpse of the future of education.

The friendly staff at both campuses are always willing to provide any assistance and guidance required by students throughout their journey at ICBS.

ICBS Student Council

The student council at ICBS provide a second level of support to students and also ensure that a balance is maintained between the academic and extracurricular activities. The many clubs provide a sense of relaxation and adventure with students involved in the explorers clubs, rotary clubs and many more. The student councils atboth campuses organise events and activities throughout the year, some of the activities include;

1. Excursions

2. Factory visits

3. Sports days

4. Carnivals

5. Christmas parties

6. Halloween parties

International Students

Colombo is a popular destination for foreign students and the Colombo campus is popular among foreign students due to its close proximity to suitable accommodation, recreational activities and the airport. We understand that choosing to move overseas for your studies can be both exciting and daunting, that’s why our dedicated staff offer plenty of support to ensure you get the most out your studies and prepare you for life after graduation. Our dedicated team help make the transition to student life in our campuses as smooth as possible including, assisting with documentation for immigration and visa purposes.

Scholarships

ICBS offer scholarships to both local and international students based on academic achievements and extracurricular activities. Special scholarships are available to support students faced with financial challenges.

Sports at ICBS

ICBS provides a sports scholarship scheme which offers a range of financial support and academic flexibility to the highest performing students. Students in team ICBS take part in a range of different competitions which include cricket tournaments, basketball competitions, football and futsal tournaments and CIMA and ACCA sports days. A separate intercampus sports day is organised to promote the importance placed on sports at ICBS. Students are actively encouraged by the students council to be involved in some form of sports during their study at ICBS.

CSR Activities

It is compulsory for students at ICBS to be involved in CSR during their period of studies. This has been a proud tradition that has been continued over the past 5 years. The CSR activities involve students identifying a suitable project, carrying out projects to raise funds and implementing the projects under the guidance of the ICBS team. ICBS students are proud winners of the all Island CSR competition ‘hand in hand’ a competition carried out involving all educational institutions, colleges and Universities in the country in 2015.