National Institute of Co-operative Development Polgolla - Sri Lanka (Ministry of Co-operatives & Internal Trade)
Chanaka P Dissanayake Computer Instructor & Course Coordinator (Professional Accounting & Banking)
I’m happy to say that CMA is a very good professional course in Sri Lanka. I think it will help me to success future career.as well as its scholarship programme encourage us to complete the course. Under the scholarship programme we are provided CMA study pack. Such as registration fee and exam fees are released for us as scholar holders.it is a big chance for us to complete the course. Another hand NICD which coordinate the CMA course is best way to follow the course. NICD has well experienced lecture panel. There for we can easy to study relevant subjects. Also NICD gives us many facilities to get knowledge about the subjects. Then finally I have to say CMA is best professional course and NICD is the best way to follow the course.
I am very pleasure to be one of the recipient of the scholarship given by NICD. This scholarship helped me to reduce my financial disabilities to some extent. so I kindly request you to continue giving this scholarship for the students who are in need.
I'd like to start off by thanking everyone at NICD Polgolla, for this great opportunity! I'm Wajiramala Abhayagunasekara, currently in my final year at Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, working towards my Bachelors special degree in Agriculture. I attended CMA classes at NICD Polgolla. Although I have been struggling lot for attending classes by traveling long distance from Anuradhapura to Kandy , I’m proud to say that the NICD institute gave me this incredible chance. I am determined to not give up and my persistence has paid off.
And also thanks to the generosity of CMA Institute, I am happy to say I am going to my dream position with a huge burden lifted off my shoulders. Thank you for the CMA Institute for selecting me as a winner for this wonderful scholarship! I am truly blessed to have this opportunity. Thank you once again! I am ever so grateful for this amazing opportunity, and I assure you it will not be wasted.
I was very happy to learn that I was a recipient of the cma scholarship. I am writing to thank cma for there generous, financial support towards my higher education.
I am a cma student in nicd who plans to pursue a corporate career in the secondary level. I am currently doing second level and plan to finish in the fall of 2014. After completion , I will seek employment at one of our local organization with hopes of inspiring other students to achieve a higher education.
By awarding me the cma scholarship, I am able to concentrate on what is important for me, education. nicds financial generosity has allowed me to be one step closer to my goal and has inspired me to help others by giving back to the community. I hope one day I will be able to help other students achieve their goal just as nicd have helped me.
I am writing to express my sincere gratitude to the CMA Institute and for the NICD Institute Polgolla, for the generosity for making the ‘’CMA Scholarship” possible for me. I was very happy and appreciative to know that I was selected as the recipient of your scholarship.
I am a past student of Kandy Girls’ High School and I am currently awaiting for my Internal University selections in Management.
I knew that by selecting CMA Professional Course I was already headed for a great future, supplemented with the best and well experienced lecture panel in NICD Polgolla to enrich my education. This scholarship award, will only further assist in achieving my education and career goals, and will increase my chances of success. Without a doubt, this award will prove to be extremely valuable for me, and by receiving this scholarship it will help to reduce my financial burdens and will provide assistance for me as I am hoping to continue pursuing my education further.
Thank you again for the generosity of CMA Institute and for the great support provided by the NICD Institute which coordinate the CMA Course in an effective manner in Kandy. I hope to become an individual that makes CMA Institute and NICD Institute proud, epitomizing all of the values of your organization stands for and by which it has created its highly-regarded reputation.
There are various professional bodies around the world to designate different professional qualification. I am really proud to say that I am a student of such a professional body named as Certified Management Accountant. It is a professional qualification in Strategic Management Accounting which leads us to be Certified Management Accountants.
Being a student of NICD I have got a great opportunity to continue my professional studies in CMA in an effective way. As I think NICD is the best Institute in Sri Lanka to follow CMA,it does a great job to the students. In NICD there are well experienced lecture panels. In addition to that we were offered this Scholarship through NICD. Under this scholarship program students have the opportunity to reduce financial burdens and their expenses relevant to CMA such as exam fee, study pack, registration fee etc..
As a scholarship holder, I take this opportunity to thank CMA and NICD which provided me this privilege to continue my professional studies.
I did my Advance Level examination in Commerce stream in 2010 and got three “A” passes and selected ta University.
In 2013 I started to fallow professional Course offer by CMA Sri lanka . As started CMA i joined with NICD to get lecture for CMA Courses. Now i’ m doing my studies at NICD very successfully.
I suggest that NICD is the best institute for get professional education or any kind of other qualifications. Because there are good and experienced lecture with NICD. Also NICD is full with other facilities like Comfortable lecture rooms, Library, IT Laboratory. Those all facilities are very useful to anyone who joined with NICD.
Finally i mostly thank to NICD because NICD helped me to get a scholarship from CMA. It is a very valuable offering for me and this Scholarship will help me to completion of CMA full Qualification.
I invite all who wish to start your professional career path. come and join with NICD.
As a CMA student of National Institute of Co-operative Development (NICD) it is an honor for me to receive this scholarship. I have experienced many advantages from this institute compared to other institutes; I would like to indicate some of the advantages of this institute. Since it is a co-operative institute, the first and foremost things is the cost is very low, that so affordable even to the families with low income.
The lectures conducted here is up-to standard and very and very effective. As Sri Lankans, our mother tongue is not English, but in this institute they help us to complete our English language as we have to complete our entire course in English. The next thing I would like to mention is, students who are expecting to do their Advance Levels can continue this course while they are full time students and students who have completed their Advance Levels can also continue this course, also there is an opportunity for students who have done their London Advance Levels to continue this course.
Through completing this course the young generation will be able to get great job opportunities and enhance their career development. By receiving this scholarship the only expenses I have to bear is, the tuition fee, apart from that all the other expenses are sponsored by the National Institute of Co-operative development (NICD). And for those who are already engaged in various jobs will have a great opportunity to develop their careers and reach higher level in their career and reach a higher level in their career.
So this is a great opportunity and honor for me to receive this scholarship and look forward for a bright future.
I’m H C B Ekanayaka and I was so lucky to have a valuable scholarship from the NICD, especially I should thank to NICD - Polgolla for giving me the opportunity to do the professional course of CMA-II stage without taking Exam fee and supplying relevant course materials continually and helping lot of ways. It was the main reason to get good results and complete the CMA-I stage successfully. stage successfully. I hope to get the maximum benefit from this opportunity to fulfil my professional carrier life as much as possible.
Thank You for awarding me with the NICD CMA scholarships it is greatly appreciated and will be a huge help financially. I will take and use this scholarship with great pride, making those involved with this program proud. Thank you to everyone involved, this will help me tremendously in reaching my lifelong goals and my educational goals.
National Institute of Cooperative Development (NICD),functioning under Ministry of Cooperatives & Internal Trade is the only government educational institute in Kandy region and currently conducting lectures for the well accredited professional programs like IBSL (CBF/DBF) ICASL, CMA, and AAT.
NICD is equipped with all modern facilities such as modern lecture halls with comfortable seats, multimedia & laser pointers, computer laboratories, library facilities with a large number of text books in relevant disciplines and so on.
Further, NICD education center is located in a very condusive environment at Polgolla junction which is very calm by nature so ideal for the teaching-learning process. There are only few kilometers from Kandy city to Polgolla and it is having direct & shortest access from the areas like Kurunegala, Katugastota, Matale, Waththegama and so on.
More importantly, majority of our lecturers are from Universities and Advanced Technological Institutes who are possessing advanced qualifications such as master degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Professional Qualifications etc. and they have been selected through a well-structured interview conducted by us.
CMALevel 1 (Foundation Level)
CMA Level II (Operational Level)
CMA Level 3 (Managerial Level)
CMALevel 4 (Strategic Level)
(English Medium) Class will be Commence from Sunday 1stMay 2014 on 8.00 am @ NICD Professional Courses Division at Polgolla, Uyanwatta Junction.
“Education Partner of IBSL”
“CMA Approved Education Partner”
“Chartered Approved Teaching College”
“City & Guilds Approved Education Centre”
National Institute of Co-operative Development (NICD), earlier known as the school of Cooperation was established as for back as 1943 mainly for the purpose of providing education and training to the officers of the Department of Cooperatives, leaders and other professionals of the movement. Later in 2001, in order to meet with the emerging trends, the institute was re-structured in order to give it autonomy and more independence and as a result, its scope has been widened accordingly, apart from the HRD activities for the Cooperative movement, the Institute provides.
The institution is located in panoramic picturesque landscape by the rive on the Kandy - Wattegama main road in Polgolla of Kandy District. It i Colombo and only 7km from Kandy the hill capital of Sri Lanka. You can institution from Kandy by any bus that travels along the Madawala Road.
The main responsibility of the Hostel Division is to provide all residential requirements in a safe and a conducive environment for studies to those who come to the NICD for training.
The residential division consists of 05 two storied buildings and 02 three storied buildings totaling to 07 buildings capable of accommodating 252 trainees at any given time.
The restaurant which is managed by the hostel division supplies meals according to the needs of the trainees and supplies food to between 100 to 300 trainees daily.