The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Skill Development, tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC) made announce to Beware of Unrecognized Training Institutes and Fake Scholarships.
How to Identify Illegitimate Institutes
- Although you did not enquire about their courses, they mail applications to you having obtained your address through various means
- They promise jobs in Private or Public Sectors, once you complete their course
- On the pretext of offering scholarships, they charge a fee to process your applications
- They do not operate in a single location
- They promised certificates are world recognized and globally acceptable.
- They request to be member of an association and charge a fee to become member
- They promise to give you a computer either free or Low Price
When you chooses a vocational or Technical training Center make sure its approved by legislations.
- University Grants Commissions
- Srilankan Professional Institute
- Reputation of the Study Center and the usefulness of the Programme.