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The International Forum for Teachers (IFT) organised by Gateway Graduate School, in partnership with Pearson Edexcel and the University of Nottingham, was held at the BMICH, recently.

During the event, in recognition of the services of Sri Lankan teachers, a ‘Sri Lankan Teacher of the Year’ award was presented to Asith Muthukumara Jayarathna from St. Anthony’s Maha Vidyalaya in Dhaluwa, Puttalam. The award was created with financial assistance from former cricketer Aravinda de Silva, who had provided Rs. 1 million for the endeavour.

Housing and Construction Minister Sajith Premadasa was the chief guest at the event, while Education Ministry Secretary Sunil Hettiarachchi was the guest of honour.

Gateway Graduate School, the higher education and professional development arm of the Gateway Group, in association with Pearson Edexcel, the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) and Teesside University, UK organised the inaugural International Forum for Students on the 30 th of January 2018 at BMICH Colombo. The conference featured prominent international speakers and panelists as well as local professionals with wide international exposure in diverse fields.