Colombo Institute of Research & Psychology CIRP is the only private academic research institute in Sri Lanka.It has a counsleing and a psychotherapeutic centre that provides students to observe and learn skills and techniques required to become a professional in related fields of psychology.
It offers a range of Certificate and Diploma level programs in several fields of Psychology.
Diploma in General Psychology,Diploma in Clinical & Abnormal Psychology,Diploma in Child Psychology, Diploma in Organizational Psychology and Diploma in Criminal & Forensic Psychology, Diploma in Counsleing & Psychotherapy and Diploma in Health Psychology are few of these programs.
CIRP also offers a B.Sc. (Hon) in Psychology in partnership with University of Hertfordshire. After completing the Higher National Diploma offered by CIRP, which is 18 months, students are eligable to enter the final year of the degree program at University of Hertfordshire, UK.
CIRP also houses a London A/L section that offers both CIE & Edexcel syllabuses in a range of subjects. And it is an attched internationl centre of both Cambridge University International Exminations and Edexcel International Examinations.
Colombo Institute of Research & Psychology is recognized as an awarding body by Tretiary & Vocational Training Commission of Sri Lanka and Maldivian Qualification Authority.