The Faculty of Applied Sciences at the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka has planned to offer the Degree of Bachelor of Engineering Technology. The students from the Advanced Level Technology Stream with the Engineering Technology and the Science for Technology subjects are eligible to apply for the programme through University Grant Commission. The university has planned for an annual intake of 75 students starting from the year 2016 and the intake will later be increased to 100.
The four-year degree programme has been designed to commonly cover major engineering disciplines while a pool of elective courses are offered to let students concentrate on any specific discipline further. The course outline is structured as shown here.
Level 3 & 4
Level 3 and Level 4 consist of a pool of Engineering Technology course modules to select from the following fields.
Building Services Technology
Electrical Supply and Machines
Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Technology
Industrial and Technology Management
Mechanical and Manufacturing Technology
Throughout the course a great emphasis is laid upon improving students' practical skills. The course contains a compulsory research project that train students to analyze and solve real-world technical problems. The industrial training module is offered at the final semester for students to experience a real working environment at an external organization.
Wayamba University aims to offer a high quality Bachelor of Engineering Technology program to meet the global accreditation standards with the ultimate objective of producing globally recognized Engineering Technologists.