Who we are

Who we are, what we believe

We’re committed to advancing health education and creating Sri Lankan private health sector opportunities for the people of Sri Lanka. We bring strength and learning back to our villages far from Colombo and together, we make this a world worth living in.

We’re improving economic and social wellbeing and creating sustainable ecosystems for future generations. As Sri Lankan’s leading private nursing school, we always focus on the students who living in regional areas who unable to move to Colombo for their higher studies.

Established in 2005 at Rathnapura study centre with five students. Currently, Sri Lankan most stand number 1 private nursing school with 15 study centres over the Sri Lanka. Beginning with Nursing courses, Now expanded to Medical Science supportive external courses such as Medical Laboratory Technician, Pharmacy Assistants, Caregiver. Also we are facilitating some short workshop programs such as First Aid programme organised by Sri lanka Red Cross Association, Family planning and Sexuality education programme organised by FPA & IPPF and Patient Counselling Skills Development Programme by IVA Para Medical Campus.

We continue to work towards the public good. We are focused on developing individuals who help their communities grow and flourish.


Our Vision

Our vision is to empower students to acquire, demonstrate, articulate and value knowledge and skills that will support them, as life-long learners, to participate in and contribute to the global world and practise the core values of the institution: respect, tolerance & inclusion, and excellence.

Our Mission

Our Mission is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of individuals and communities; increasing the diversity of the health professional and scientific workforce; and addressing primary health-care needs through programs in education, research, and service, with emphasis on people of colour and the underserved urban and rural populations in the nation.

Why choose IVA?

Our academics are proven experts in their fields

Study with us and you can create the world you want to live in through flexible learning that suits your life. When you graduate, you will be ready to take the lead and advance yourself either professionally or personally — whatever your passion may be.

Weekend Classes

Our weekend classes help current employed students to study and work together to professional skill in their fields.

Online Study

Online courses have been developed to be flexible to ensure you can fit study into your busy lifestyle to training our graduates with salaries.

Training Placement

We have many private health sector relations including most reputed hospitals in Sri Lanka.

Moodle Account

Each student has a unique moodle account that allows them to easily attend online classes. As well as it obtains all the financial transaction details of the student. Except that moodle is a developed web portal which can use to download lecture notes and also each student allowed access to re-watch lecture recordings too.


We are often getting job vacancies by Private health experts. Over 85% employers satisfy with our graduates.

Numbers speak louder

We are a progressive and highly respected campus dedicated to learning, leadership and social contribution.

Hospitals Who Trust Us

Contact Us

Campus business hours are Monday to Sunday 7:30am to 4:30pm

We are looking forward to hearing from you. Please feel free to get in touch via the form below, we will get back to you as soon as possible. Or contact our nearest branch for more details and our staff will assist you.