UCL Hosts the inaugural Info-Biz Challenge ‘2017 and launches
the partnership with university of central Lancashire, UK
Recognising individual competencies and to
develop Entrepreneurship skills of the Sri Lankan
youth, UCL has taken the forward march to initiate
an Inter-School Info-Biz Challenge Trophy ’17 on
May 17, 2017 at Havelock City. Proposed event was
formed with few game & challenge rounds to test
the IQ levels, Knowledge on Current Affairs,
Confidence as well as to enhance their Team
working skills and develop the entrepreneurial
skills to stand out as competent individuals in
future.
Inviting 20 schools to take part and experience this uniquely designed competition Info-Biz
Challenge ’17, the event concluded by launching a new partnership with University of Central
Lancashire, UK to offer Full Time four year Degrees of BA (Hons) International Business & BSc
(Hons) Software Engineering with a guaranteed internship year for all the undergraduates
taking the path.
Amal International School emerged as the
Champions of the event by claiming the
cash prize of Rs. 75,000/- and the Winner’s
trophy of Info-Biz Challenge ’17. Royal
College, Colombo secured the 1
st
Runner Up
trophy and Rs. 50,000/- cash prize while S.
Thomas College, Mt Lavinia won the 2
nd
Runner up trophy and a cash prize of Rs,
25,000/-. Further Amal International
emerged as the champions of
the 1
st
challenge round Quiz Bee and
Accordingly Royal College and S. Thomas
College emerged as the winners of 2
nd
Challenge Creative You and the Final
Challenge ‘Entrepreneurial Showdown.
InfoBiz Challenge 2017 - Exciting Moments for
Judges
InfoBiz Challenge 2017 Champions - Amal International
InfoBiz Challenge 2017
1st Runner up - Royal
College
InfoBiz Challenge 2017 2nd
Runner up - S. Thomas
College
Mr. Lasantha De. Silva CEO of UCL, Tim Steele
Executive Director/Vice President International
Strategy and Partnerships University of Central
Lancashire - UK, Ms. Nishani De. Silva COO of
UCL, Dr. Dhananjay Kulkarni Dean of UCL, Simon
Creasy Country Exams Manager, British Council
Sri Lanka, Deleepa Manawadu Head of Business
Development/UK Qualifications, British Council Sri
Lanka, Ms. Nishika Hassim Acting Manager/
Higher Education and Education Services British
Council Sri Lanka, Ms. Ashanthi Fernando Deputy
Head/
Trade & Investment Department for International Trade- British High Commission Sri Lanka
were among the distinguished guests to the event and faculty members, teachers from
respective schools and the non-academic team graced the occasion.
Established with the vision of providing guaranteed pathways for Sri Lankan students to enter
globally ranked top universities, UCL excels with its exclusive partnerships with Monash College
Australia and University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC). UCL is located to No. 503, Sri
Jayawardenapura road, Sri Jayawardenapura and UCL can be contacted for any further
clarifications via 077411 0000.
Distinguish Guests at UCL InfoBiz Challange
2017