Update 2015: Apply before 29th of May 2015 for 2015 Intake
Institute of Engineering Technology (IET) Katunayake is a tertiary level institute, functioning under the National Apprenticeship and Industrial Training Authority (N A I T A) which offers a national level diploma. The four year National Diploma in Engineering Sciences (NDES) course offered at IET is principally designed based on “Dual System of training”.
Duration & Course Schedule.–
The course is of sand which type with alternate phases of theoretical instructions and industrial training. The academic component of the course is conducted at this institute and industrial training is imparted at recognized industrial establishment. The course provided nine (09) specialization’s under the three main disciplines of Engineering Civil, Electrical and Mechanical.
This is a four year course, where the 18 Month academic instruction Programme is sandwiched with the 30 Month Industrial Training as given below.
Basic Instruction Programme at IET – 06 Months
Basic Industrial Training in Industry – 12 Months
General Instruction Programme at IET – 06 Months
General Industrial Training in Industry – 12 Months
Specialized Instruction Programme at IET – 06 Months
Specialized Industrial Training in Industry – 06 Months
Instruction Programmes consist of theoretical Instructions & Laboratory Practicals conducted at Institute of Engineering
Industrial Training Programmes are conducted at recognized Industrial Establishments.
An English course will be conducted outside the course period at the beginning. Participation is compulsory for all selected apprentices for the English course.
Courses conducted in the IET are as follows:
A. Civil Engineering Sector
1. Civil – Building & Structural Engineering.
2. Civil – Highway & Railway Engineering.
3. Civil – Water & Environmental Engineering.
B. Electrical Engineering Sector & Communication
4. Electrical – Electronics & Communication
5. Electrical – Electrical Power Engineering.
C. Mechanical Engineering Sector
6. Mechanical – Automotive Engineering
7. Mechanical – Mechanical General Engineering
8. Mechanical – Marine Engineering.
Admission to the National Diploma in Engineering Sciences Course (NDES), 2015
Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to the National Diploma in Engineering Sciences (NDES), 4-year fulltime Course
You can download application and details from 24/04/2015 Government Gazette.
You can download Electronic printable pdf version of Admission form IET website:
Also you can collect Admission form and Instruction form from any N.A.I.T.A. office countrywide by paying Rs.200/=.
Final date for submitting your Admissions
29th of May 2015
Contact Institute of Engineering Technology IET
Institute of Engineering Technology
+94 11 2252833/ +94 11 2254667/ +94 11 2254668
Director / Principal: +94 11 2252831
Registrar: +94 11 2252834