Student management unveils a new vision for the future of student recruitment

Each year, more than one million students around the world leave home and venture into the unknown, often making one of the most important and costly decisions of their lives. In the current context many students around the world Seeking to make smarter choices in their higher education,, the first and trusted SaaS-based student recruitment platform in Sri Lanka, has organized a forum for Sri Lanka-based student recruitment agencies, in order to educate on an efficient and reliable way to engage with the international studies market.

The event took place on Thursday, October 5 at the Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo with the participation of over 100 student recruitment agencies from across the country. was created in Sri Lanka in 2018 by launching a student recruitment platform in SaaS mode to revolutionize the student recruitment market. It is a fast-growing EdTech company with a global footprint that spans over 20 countries, with over 500 team members. has expanded its operations with over 1500 institutional partners, over 6000 recruitment agents and over 35 study destinations. It is accredited by AIRC and ICEF and has won several awards in recognition of its services, technology and quality.

Senior South Asia Director Ruwani Bandaranayake, who delivered the welcome address, thanked the more than 280 partner agencies for their active engagement and strengthening the company’s mission. “Helping students make confident study decisions through a trusted platform that connects institutions, recruiters and service providers around the world,” she added. President and Co-Founder Victor Rajeevan explained how agencies can unlock access to over 1,500 of the world’s top institutions and match their students to the right courses. Agencies can maximize revenue by becoming eligible for 100% commission for student placements with guaranteed transparency and the added benefit of having access to a student CRM that provides a one-click view of the student’s journey. ‘student. Thanks to the rapid submission of applications, agencies can save time by applying to several institutions with a single form.

Revenue Manager, Sunny Sapra, delivering the keynote, mentioned how the dedicated Sri Lanka team provides expert advice for student admissions, destination training and VISA support. teams engage in a plethora of services through key account management support, platform messaging services, online knowledge sharing and round-the-clock support for their recruiting partners global. In 2022, had a 90% application success rate and a 95% visa success rate.

Regional Director – Sri Lanka Maiyuran Ramalingam gave the audience an overview of the admissions teams and comprehensive customer support services available to agencies at no extra cost – enhanced and local market expertise, conversion support offers, advance information about future admissions from institutions and more important data about universities with fast TAT, the greatest success in terms of offers/visa and ranking.

Sri Lanka Country Director, Ishan Jayasekara said, “Being ‘customer obsessed’, our goal and mission is to be the preferred platform for recruiters and institutions, as well as the student base in general. . We are excited to see how the relationship we have forged with local student recruitment agencies will propel our efforts in business expansion and team growth.

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