National Institute of Plantation Management Accredited by QAHE for Excellence in Education and Training

Jan 15, 2024

QAHE is pleased to announce that the National Institute of Plantation Management (NIPM) has been accredited by QAHE. This accreditation recognizes NIPM's commitment to providing high-quality education and training in the field of plantation management.

NIPM is a leading Sri Lankan institution that offers comprehensive education and training programs in plantation management. The institute's curriculum is designed to equip students with practical skills and knowledge to pursue careers in the plantation sector, focusing on areas such as agriculture, forestry, and management.

A significant milestone achieved by NIPM was the recent awarding of the National Vocational Qualification (NVQ Level 4) to all field officers and Factory officers of Bogawantalawa Tea Estate PLC. This accomplishment highlights the institute's dedication to delivering industry-relevant training and ensuring the professional development of individuals in the plantation industry.

The award ceremony, held at the NIPM auditorium, was graced by the presence of distinguished guests, including the Chairman and Director/CEO of NIPM, Mr. Lalith Ambani; the Chairman of Bogawantalawa Tea Estate PLC, CEO and Executive Director of Bogawantalawa Tea Estate PLC; and the Director (National Vocational Qualification Division) TVEC. Dr. Chandra Embuldeniya, Vice Chancellor (Founder) of Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka, delivered the keynote speech, emphasizing the importance of vocational qualifications in the plantation sector.

NIPM's accreditation by QAHE validates the institute's commitment to educational excellence and industry relevance. The accreditation recognizes NIPM's adherence to stringent quality standards in teaching, curriculum design, and overall governance, ensuring that students receive a superior educational experience.

NIPM's modern campus is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including well-equipped classrooms, laboratories, and infrastructure, providing a conducive environment for learning and practical training. The institute also offers opportunities for students to gain hands-on experience through internships and fieldwork, further enhancing their skills and employability.

QAHE's accreditation of the National Institute of Plantation Management acknowledges the institute's commitment to academic and professional excellence in the field of plantation management. NIPM's dedication to providing practical education and training aligns with QAHE's vision of promoting excellence in higher education institutions.