AIESEC

Present in over 107 countries and territories and with over 50,000 members, AIESEC is the world's largest student‐run organisation. Focused on providing a platform for youth leadership development, AIESEC offers young people the opportunity to be global citizens, to change the world, and to get experience and skills that matter today.

AIESEC in University of Colombo started in the year 2002 as an extension of AIESEC in University of Kelaniya (Colombo North Local Committee) and running in both, University of Colombo and National Institute of Social Development in Koswatte.

Up to now the Local Chapter in AIESEC in University of Colombo has participated in organizing large national level events for AIESEC in Sri Lanka such as Developing Leaders Day (DLD) 2009, Career Development Day (CDD) 2010 and also National Leaders development Seminar (NLDS) 2010, and has gained visibility through the participants for these events and also by providing the international exchange opportunities for the undergraduates and recently passed out graduates.

AIESEC's Vision

Peace and fulfillment of humankind's potential.

AIESEC's Scope

AIESEC is a global, non-political, independent, not-for-profit organization run by students and recent graduates of institutions of higher education. Our members are interested in world issues, leadership and management. AIESEC does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, gender, sexual orientation, creed, religion, national, ethnic or social origin.

AIESEC’s Approach

AIESEC members live an integrated development experience. This involves leadership opportunities, international internships and interacting with a global network to support their development.