AIESEC in University of Sri Jayewardenepura - the fastest growing local committee in AIESEC Sri Lanka.

Friday, January 15, 2010

Why join AIESEC?

AIESEC is the international platform that enables young people to explore and develop their potential .

Present in over 100 countries, and over 1800 universities with over 50000 members. AIESEC offers unparallel leadership development experiences to its’ members and creates a network of global change agents that have positive impact on society.

Why you should join AIESEC is because of the three key opportunities it offers you - 

1. International Internships

International internships are the most intense
learning experience we offer. Each year we
provide over 5,500 members the life-changing
opportunity to live and work in a foreign country in
the areas of management, technology, education
and development.

Currently there are dozens of Sri Lankan University students on AIESEC internships abroad - Two examples from USJP is Sashreeka (In Singapore - working as an Accounting executive) and Shyamalee (In Pakistan - working as a coperate HR trainer)


2. Leadership Experiences

In AIESEC we focus on developing skill sets that
are needed by the world's future leaders: entrepreneurial, culturally sensitive, socially responsible and active learners. You can go from being a small team leader to a President of an AIESEC committee in a university to be the president of AIESEC International. In AIESEC your leadership potential is unlimited!!!

 Keshavi Puswewala joined AIESEC in USJP only last year (2008) - She became a team leader of the the Education project team, then was promoted as the vice president projects and now is elected as the vice president out going exchange for whole of AIESEC Sri Lanka!!!

3. Global  learning environment

From virtual global discussions and team work
experiences to hundreds of opportunities to
participate in physical meetings, AIESEC offers
you a unique global learning environment to
explore and develop your potential!


Functional Skills

· Sales and Marketing
· Strategic Planning
· Human Resources
· Budgeting/Accounting
· Project Management
· Communication

Soft Skills:

· Team management;
· Public speaking and presentation;
· Cross-cultural and diversity awareness;
· Training and facilitation;
· Learn and practice new languages.

Wanna learn more? Simply fill out the form given below or contact one of the AIESEC members today!!!

Nadheera Udawatthe
AIESEC in University of Sri Jayawardenapura, Sri Lanka

Mobile: + 94718112063 | Email: | Skype: nadheera.udawatthe |

Join AIESEC in University of Sri Jayewardenpura

Sunday, January 10, 2010

AIESEC in Numbers

Found in 1948
Over 100 countries and territories
1800 universities
Over 50 000 members worldwide
350 conferences a year
5000 International internships
7500 Leadership opportunities
3500 partner organizations

We said Good Bye to Yvonne from China :(

Many members even amidst their exams, kuppis, readings and of course photocopying dropped in to J-House yesterday to say goodbye to our lovely Yvonne. Find the photoes...