33251-012: Postsecondary Education

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The TA will assist the Government to prepare a project to improve the country's human resources by expanding access, proving the quality of postsecondary education, and strengthening the capacity of the Open University of Sri Lanka (OUSL), private postsecondary institutes (PPSIs), and government postsecondary institutes (GPSIs). The TA will address issues of quality, access, and capacity in postsecondary education and lead to restructuring of public and private institutions to improve the inter... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 33251-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3598
Approval Date 19 Dec 2000
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector / Subsector Classification Education
/ Tertiary and Higher Education
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
William A. Loxley
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Mins of Human Res Devt, Educ & Cultural Affairs
Prof. R. P. Gunawardanei, Project Director

Last PDS Update
09 Aug 2011

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