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REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (Consultancy on English Language Skill Development, Faculty of Business AHEAD/RA2/ELTALESE/UNI/FAC/CON/03)

Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation

University of Moratuwa

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

(Consultancy on English Language Skill Development, Faculty of Business AHEAD/RA2/ELTALESE/UNI/FAC/CON/03)

 

 

The Government of Sri Lanka has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consultant services. The services include;

  • Designing of a module plan for the English Language Skill Development Programme.
  • Develop and implement a method to diagnose English language skills of undergraduates.
  • Providing consultancy in setting-up the writing, reading, speaking and accent training clinic.
  • Delivery of lectures and training to the undergraduates on the set modules.
  • Establishment and the delivery of training programmes to enhance student productions and improvisations in English medium to enhance socio-emotional skills.

 

 

The main duties and responsibilities of the Consultancy on English Language Skill Development will be to:

Key Task

 

Required Deliverable

Design and development of the program plan

Prepare a 2-year work plan for the Business English Communication Skills Development Programme

Determine the program outline and the expected outcomes

Develop a method to diagnose English language skills of undergraduates

Identify suitable methods to distinguish the language capabilities of the students and categorize.

Outline language skills development programmes for each category of the students

Set-up a writing, reading, speaking and accent training Clinic

Provide program plans for writing, reading, speaking and accent training clinic

Successful delivery of content to the students via lectures and training

Supervision of the training outcomes

Ascertain the evaluation process of the students

Student productions and improvisations in English medium to enhance socio-economic skills

Identify and implement appropriate training programs for the students to enhance socio economic skills through language

 

 

The duration of the service is for 02 years from the date of signing the contract. The service provider is expected to conduct 72 sessions (three-hours) during the stipulated period.

The Director, Operations Technical Secretariat, AHEAD Project on behalf of the Faculty of Business, University of Moratuwa now invites eligible individuals to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested individuals must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum of ten years of lecturing experience in the education sector and adult training
  • Relevant graduate and post graduate qualifications (Preferably in English Language)
  • Extensive experience in language training and development programmes

Candidates with prior experience in the similar capacity or in a state university will be given priority

 

Required Professional Competencies:

  • Ability to lead and manage the team of Business English Communication Skills Development programme
  • Ability to improvise effective training programmes for the undergraduates
  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate implementation of processes and procedures
  • Ability to analyse and resolve implementation issues effectively
  • Ability to interact with senior academic and administrative staff in the university and undergraduates.
  • Ability to successfully deliver the module content to the undergraduates
  • Extensive knowledge on the subject content and the practical applications of the same

 

A consultant will be selected in accordance with the procedures set out in the Government of Sri Lanka’s Guidelines on Selection and Employment of Consultants-2007.


Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours from 8.30am – 4.00pm.

Expressions of interest must be delivered or sent through registered post along with a

CV in a sealed envelope to the address below, on or before 3.00 pm on 05th February 2020. The phrase “Consultancy on English Language Skill Development, Faculty of Business AHEAD/RA2/ELTALESE/UNI/FAC/CON/03)” should be marked on the top left-hand corner of the envelope.

 

 

Attn:

Deputy Director- Procurement,

Operations Technical Secretariat,

AHEAD Project,

First Floor, FGS Building,

University of

 Moratuwa.

 

Tel: 011-2640051 Extension & 1892

Fax: 011-2651699

 

Consultant for Industrial Training Division of Faculty of Business

Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation

University of Moratuwa

 

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

(Consultant for Industrial Training Division of Faculty of Business AHEAD/RA2/ELTALESE/UNI/FAC/CON/02)

 

The Government of Sri Lanka has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consultant services. The services include;

  • Defining and establishing procedures and processes for Industrial Training Division.
  • Preparation of relevant documentation and formats for the Industrial Training Division.
  • Training the staff of Industrial Training Division.
  • Establishing faculty and industry link for employability, internship and projects.
  • Providing guidance on Industry Forums/ FICB.
  • Consultancy on monitoring and evaluation processes of the Industrial Training Division

The duration of the service is for 2.5 years from the date of signing the contract.

The Director, Operations Technical Secretariat, AHEAD Project on behalf of the Faculty of Business, University of Moratuwa now invites eligible individuals to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested individuals must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least ten years of managerial experience in the corporate sector in Human Resource and Talent Acquisition Function.
  • Suitable graduate and/or post graduate qualifications. (Person with a MBA is preferred.)
  • Suitable professional qualification in Human Resource Management is preferred.
  • Candidates with prior experience in Training and HRM consultancy will be given priority.

Required Professional Competencies:

  • Ability to lead and manage Industry Training Division.
  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate implementation of processes and procedures
  • Ability to analyze and resolve implementation issues effectively
  • Ability to interact with senior academic and administrative staff in the university and industry personnel.
  • Ability to function effectively in a team environment inspiring trust and cooperation of other team members.
  • Strong communication, negotiating skills and good interpersonal relations.
  • High level of proficiency in written and spoken English.

 

A consultant will be selected in accordance with the procedures set out in the Government of Sri Lanka’s Guidelines on Selection and Employment of Consultants-2007.


Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours from 8.30am – 4.00pm.

Expressions of interest must be delivered along with the CV to the address below by 03rd January 2020.

Attn:

Deputy Director- Procurement,

Operations Technical Secretariat,

AHEAD Project,

First Floor, FGS Building,

University of

 Moratuwa.

 

Tel: 011-2640051 Extension 1621 & 1892

Fax: 011-2651699

 

Architectural Consultancy of Faculty of Business

Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation

University of Moratuwa

 

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

(Architectural Consultancy of Faculty of Business AHEAD/RA2/ELTALESE/UNI/FAC/CON/01)

 

The Government of Sri Lanka has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consultant services. The services include;

  • Providing advice on architectural activities for refurbishment/setup physical infrastructure of the teaching and learning facilities
  • Ensuring lighting, ventilation, safety and sustainability in the designing facilities
  • Providing the relevant detailed architectural designs
  • Developing & designing all architectural drawings; in 2D and 3D formats

 

The duration of the service is for 01 year from the date of signing the contract.

The Director, Operations Technical Secretariat, AHEAD Project on behalf of the Faculty of Business, University of Moratuwa now invites eligible individuals to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested individuals must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • A bachelors’ degree in Architect from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC)
  • Candidates with Chartered qualification
  • Post graduate qualifications (Person with MPhil or higher is preferred)
  • At least six years’ experience in architectural activities
  • Candidates with prior experience in consultancy will be given priority

 

Required Professional Competencies:

  • Strong analytical skills with an ability to evaluate and propose strategic architectural solutions
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details, regulations and quality standards
  • Strong imagination and the ability think and create in three dimensions
  • Professional qualifications in manual and auto cad draughtsman ship
  • Communication and project management skills
  • Ability to work independently, within the framework of the project’s requirements

 

A consultant will be selected in accordance with the procedures set out in the Government of Sri Lanka’s Guidelines on Selection and Employment of Consultants-2007.


Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours from 8.30am – 4.00pm.

Expressions of interest must be delivered along with the CV to the address below by 03rd of January 2020.

Attn:

Deputy Director- Procurement,

Operations Technical Secretariat,

AHEAD Project,

First Floor, FGS Building,

University of

 Moratuwa.

 

Tel: 011-2640051 Extension 1621 & 1892

Fax: 011-2651699

Call for Proposals - funding under Result Area 1 – Round 2

Proposals are called from all faculties seeking financial assistance for the enhancement of student enrollment in (a) Technology, Engineering, IT, Medicine, Architecture, Quantity Surveying etc. and employment oriented innovative new degree programmes in (b) Science, Humanities and Social Sciences including Management.

Financial assistance will be provided to procure equipment, carry out minor renovations (worth less than LKR 20 million) and/or new constructions (less than LKR 150 million). Note that the selection of proposals for the award of financial assistance will be based purely and strongly on the increase in student enrollment numbers and the justifications provided.

Please submit your proposals under the following headings in a report not exceeding 10 pages (12 Times New Roman and 1 1/2 line spacing ) on or before 30th November 2018 in hard copy (to the OMST) and soft copy (email to : management.ahead@gmail.com)