Mohamed Shafraz is a Senior Lecturer of School of Computing at NSBM and he has joined NSBM after 8 years of service at NIBM. He started his career at NIBM as a Consultant / Lecturer and later, was promoted as Acting Head – NIBM Kurunegala. During his service he was actively involved in administrative, marketing, advertising and event management activities and led the NIBM Kurunegala team in addition to his main responsibility – lecturing. Prior to that he had been employed at one of the leading private higher educational institutes as an IT Lecturer and his position had been raised to the designation of Assistant Branch Manager by the time he left the institution. He further has obtained industrial exposure from Ernst & Young, Sri Lanka as Technology Advisory Lead and for Millennium IT as an Associate Software Support Engineer.
His interest in teaching is focused on the area of Software Engineering / Programming. Specially he is interested in teaching the programming languages and areas such as C, C++, Core of Java , Data Structures & Algorithms , System Analysis Design and Information Systems . He has obtained his basic degree , Bachelor of Information Technology from University of Colombo School of Computing. Then he has completed Masters in Information Technology (MSc in IT) with the research titled “Job propensity of IT graduates in public & private Universities”. Due to his interest in management studies he has completed Master of Business Administration (MBA) at University of Colombo, Faculty of Management Finance. In addition to the above mentioned degrees and postgraduate programs he has obtained some other professional IT qualifications such as Australian Computer Society (ACS) examinations in IT and International Computer Driving License (ICDL) examinations.
He represented NIBM and has travelled overseas such as Peru, Lima for an international conference organized by Information Access Agency, Korea and AIT, Thailand for a workshop on advanced training of management.