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Sri Lanka Information & Communication Technology Service

General Definition on the role entrusted

The role of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service is to utilize Information and Communication Technology to build up an excellent public service in order to make the service, expected from the public service in the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, a reality by maintaining a proper relationship and coordination with internal external institutions which assist in implementing the policies and using new trends of information and communication technology filed, being the foremost service in implementing the policies of information and communication technology of the government.

Approved Cadre – as at 30/04/2017

Class Approved Number of Posts
Class 1 121
Class 2 350
Class 3 1814

Recruitment

Recruitments under open and limited stream shall be made for Class I, Grade III of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technological Service, Grade III of Class 1, Grade II of Class 2, Grade III of Class 3.

  • Shall be selected from those who fulfill qualification on the basis of the results of open competitive examinations conducted by the Commissioner General of Examination on behalf of the appointing authority or by any other suitable institution decided by the appointing authority, which is held after calling applications by publishing in the Gazette of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
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Class and Grade Open Limited
Grade III of Class 3 of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service 100% -
Grade II of Class 2 of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service 70% 30%
Grade III of Class 1 of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service 70% 30%

 

Note: If the number of persons eligible for appointment to the posts in Grade II of Class 2 and Grade III of Class 1 on the results of limited examination is less than 30% of the vacancies, the difference between the 30% and the number of persons eligible for appointment will be met from the persons eligible at the Open Competitive Examination.

Qualifications:

 

  • Grade III of Class 3

     

    • Educational Qualifications
      • Shall have passed six (06) subjects with five (05) credit passes including Language, Mathematics and English Language at the G.C.E. (Ordinary Level) Examination at one sitting.

         

    • Professional Qualifications
      • Shall have followed and completed a Diploma/ Higher Diploma or any other course at higher level relevant to Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Information and Communication Technology from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a degree awarding institution recognized by the University Grants Commission.

        or

      • Shall have followed and completed a Diploma or a higher course or a course of which the duration is not less than 1500 hours in the field of Computer/ Information Technology/ Information and Communication Technology which is recognized by the University Grants Commission.

        or

      • Shall have completed, obtained following qualifications from an institution recognized by Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission or a statutory institution which has been established by an Act passed by the Parliament.

        I). National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) five (05) or higher NVQ certificate in the field of Computer/ Information Technology/ Information and Communication Technology.

        or

        II). A course in the field of Computer/ Information Technology/ Information and Communication Technology which the duration is not less than 1500 hours.

         

  • Grade II of Class 2

     

    • Recruitment under Open Stream - Educational Qualifications
      1. Shall have obtained a degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      2. I). Shall have obtained a degree with Computer Science/ Information Technology as a major subject from University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission (at least 1/3 of the degree should be comprised of Computer Science/ Information Technology)

        and

        II). Shall have obtained a post graduate diploma in Computer Science/ Information Technology obtained from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      3. I). Shall have obtained a degree from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        and

        II). Shall have obtained a post graduate degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology obtained from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      4. I). Shall have obtained the certificate of NVQ which is equivalent to level seven (7) or above on Information Technology recognized by the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission.

        and

        II). Shall have professional experience of two (02) years in the relevant field.

         

    • Recruitment under Limited Stream - Experience
      • I). Shall be an officer in Grade I of Class 3 and completed an active and satisfactory service period of immediately preceding five (05) years.

        or

      • I). Being an officer of Grade II of Class 3 with an active and satisfactory service period in the immediately preceding five (05) years.

        and

        II). Shall have satisfied the educational qualifications in 7.3.1.2.1 of this service minute.
        Note: The professional experience mentioned in 4 (ii) of 7.3.1.2.1 shall not be applicable to the applicants recruited under limited stream.

         

  • Grade III of Class 1

     

    • Recruitment under Open Stream - Educational Qualifications
      • Shall have obtained a degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Computer Engineering Science or degree related to Computer Technology from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      • I). Shall have obtained a degree from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission (at least 1/3 of the degree should be comprised of Computer Science/ Information Technology)

        and

        II). Shall have obtained a post graduate diploma in Computer Science/ Information Technology obtained from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission.

        or

      • I). Shall have obtained the certificate of NVQ which is equivalent to level seven (7) or above on Information Technology recognized by the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission.

        and

        II). A professional experience of two (02) years in the relevant field.

         

    • Recruitment under Limited Stream - Experience
      • I). Shall have completed an active and satisfactory service period of five (05) years in Grade I of Class 2.

        or

      • I). Shall have completed active and satisfactory service period of five (05) years immediately preceding in Grade II of Class 2.

        and

        II). Shall have satisfied the qualifications mentioned in 7.4.1.2.1.
        Note: The professional experience mentioned in 3 (ii) of 7.4.1.2.1 shall not be applicable to the applicants recruited under limited stream.

        and

        III). Shall have completed active and satisfactory service period of five (05) years immediately preceding in Grade II of Class 2.

 

Service Minutes and Related Circulars

 

  • Current Service Minute and Amendments
No. Date pdf
01. Minute of Sri Lanka Information & Communication Technology Service- The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1894/26 2014/12/26
02. Amendments No.-01
The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1982/15
2016/08/30
03. Amendments No.-02
The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 2050/43
2017/12/22

 

  • Previous Service Minute and Amendments
No. Date pdf
01. Minute of Sri Lanka Information & Communication Technology Service - The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1631/20 2009/12/09
02. Amendments No.-01
The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1861/44
2014/05/09

 

  • Related Circulars
No. Circular No. Date
01. 04/2011 2011/02/15
02. 04/2011(i) 2012/08/16
03. 04/2011(ii) 2014/08/28
04. 03/2015 2015/01/29
05. 03/2016 2016/02/25
06. 04/2011(iii) 2017/02/17

 

Documents :

E-HRM Data Sheet -

Instructions for E-HRM Data Sheet -

SLICTS Training Need Assessment -

SLICTS Training Need Assessment link >>

 

Contact Details

 

Mrs. K.V.P.M.J. Gamage
Director General of Combined Services
Tel   : +94 11-2694560 (Extension- 500)
Fax  :+94 11-2692254
E-mail : dgcs[at]pubad.gov.lk

 

 

Mr. S. Alokabandara
Director of Combined Service - II
Tel   : +94 11-2682972 (Extension- 600)
Fax  :+94 11-2688754
E-mail : dcs-ii[at]pubad.gov.lk

 

 

Mr. A.S. Rathnayake
Assistant Director
Tel   : +94 11-2699966 (Extension- 612)
Fax  : +94 11-2688754
E-mail : adcs-vii[at]pubad.gov.lk

 

 

ICTS Branch

Tel   : +94 11-2696211-13 (Extension- 611)
Fax  : +94 11-2688754

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 January 2018 04:43  

Last Update: 14-11-2018.
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