COMPANY PROFILE - WEST1 UK
Managing Directress - Anusha Hewage
WEST 1 UK Pvt Limited, is a Premiere Education Consultancy Firm based in Sri Lanka that offers a full consultancy service for Tertiary Education, offering its professional services exclusively to the UK and to its campuses in Dubai and Malaysia. The firm offers Sri Lankan students the opportunity to obtain the finest degrees from world-class universities in the UK.
With the experience of over 10 years in the Education Industry, West 1 UK have a strong presence in Sri Lanka, rendering a comprehensive service of Professional Counselling for Admissions for the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels, services for IELTS preparation, life style advice , accommodation arrangements and professional visa guidance thus making us a one stop shop for Education UK.
Its history of providing high quality and professional advice for young professionals and students who would like to study abroad, have resulted in us boasting success stories, 97% visa success rate which is one of the best in the industry.
West1 UK is a registered company in Sri Lanka under the Companies Act No:17 of 1982 and we are a private company limited by shares.
Anusha Hewage ventured to the United Kingdom as a young Student seeking higher education in 1988. After a very colourful completion of her Professional Education, commenced a post qualifying Career in reputed Companies in UK, building up knowledge, experiences and a wide network of contacts for over 11 years. Having had the first-hand experience of the difficulties and the challenges encountered by students choosing to continue their education in a foreign country, and the difference of Lifestyles.
Those experiences became the incentive to establish West 1 UK Pvt Ltd., exclusively Promoting Higher education UK as an UK Education Specialist in the hope of assisting and supporting overseas students in adapting to life and study in a different culture, and became a bridge across cultures and support for academic pursuit of the younger generation.
West 1, remains steady with reputation purely as a result of its pure dedication, trustworthy relationships with partner institutes and for its personalized approach.
At West 1, what makes our services very different is our commitment to the students who are from leading schools, private education institutions and sub recruitment offices in the country.
Our "one to one" personalized counselling service is offered by myself, Anusha Hewage who is a trained and certified agent from British Council.
Personal experiences of studying and working for leading companies in the UK and international exposure received of over 10 years compounded by the knowledge of unique courses offered and its career pathway opportunities in Sri Lanka. It has enabled me to stand out from the rest of the counsellors who are engaged in the same industry.
I strongly believe my personal understanding helps prospective students to gain the best advice when deciding on study abroad. Its not uncommon for our clients to recommend our personal but highly professional services to their friends.
Our dynamic and well-trained counselors are not only knowledgeable but are accessible at all times and empathize with the student's needs and constraints, ensuring that no query is left unanswered. The team members have a great deal of industry experience. They update their knowledge regularly by attend training sessions at various high commissions, and the and Host Programmes conducted by the various Universities to stay well-informed of the latest trends in knowledge, transitions, and new Study Pathways, different visa rules and are well versed with any changes as and when they are implemented.
"I wish to thank the Judges, Management Team and the Staff of Asia Awards 2023 for the opportunity given to participate and the prestigious recognition given which is highly valued and treasured.
This would no doubt would have been a gigantic task given the popularity of the award and the number of large applications from many Countries.
I am very happy and proud of being selected. This Award would serve as a pillar of success upon which I continue to expand and build up my Company to serve the nation in the field of International Education and Educational Consultancy Services"
UK EDUCATION SPECIALIST