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ESOFT-HCL Skilling Programme



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ESOFT HCL Skilling Programme

HCL in collaboration with ESOFT has designed a unique fee-based training and hiring program for students (6 months in-class skilling at ESOFT followed by 6 months apprenticeship at HCL). At the end of the 12-months training and hiring program, the student is assured an entry-level Software Engineer / IT Analyst job at HCL. You can continue to pursue your undergraduate education while working at HCL.

Program Highlights

  • Assured full-time IT job at HCL after 12 months of training
  • Training at ESOFT
  • Opportunity to continue undergraduate studies while working at HCL
  • Stipend of LKR 13,500 per month during apprenticeship
  • Starting Salary – LKR 360,000 per annum
  • Up to LKR 300,000 as higher education allowance


  • G.C.E O/L – Mathematics C pass or Above
  • G.C.E A/L 3 Passes
  • Reading Pearson BTEC HND in Computing

Course Fee :

Rs. 200,000 (Payable in installments)

Foundation TrainingEquips you with IT Fundamentals, a pre-requisite for IT/Software Engineer job roles

  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Business Communication
  • Networking Fundamentals
  • OS Fundamentals
  • Database fundamentals

Core Skills Training

Technology specific training to ensure that you are skilled on key concepts required for your entry-level IT job

  • ITIL, Agile
  • OS, Data structures
  • Linux, Shell Scripting Focus specialization on one of the chosen tracks: Java, Python,
  • Dotnet, C/C++, Networks & security, Storage

Apprenticeship at HCL

A 6-month apprenticeship at HCL where you will be a part of live global projects. Receive an allowance of LKR 13,500 per month during the apprenticeship.