Our Story


Our Missions

“To provide a highly engaging and industry-relevant education that empowers students to prepare for successful careers, lifelong learning, and responsible citizenship through a focus on interdisciplinary studies and real-world problem solving.”


Our Vision

“To be a leading institution of higher Education, recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, innovation in sustainable technology, and empowering graduates to solve global challenges.”


“Pathways To Success.”


About Apax Campus

Founded in 2010, APAX Campus has been a pioneer in education, achieving national and international accreditation in 2019. Our private institution is dedicated to fostering academic excellence across associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and PhD programs. With a commitment to providing a comprehensive learning environment, we offer cutting-edge curriculum and personalized mentorship.

Over the years, APAX Campus has proudly graduated over 500 students who have emerged as leaders and professionals, both locally and globally. Our graduates are actively pursuing diverse careers, equipped with the knowledge and skills instilled through our rigorous and innovative educational approach. Our emphasis on holistic development ensures that students not only excel academically but also cultivate critical thinking, leadership, and adaptability, preparing them for the dynamic challenges of today’s professional landscape.


Apax Campus, where academic excellence meets innovation, creating a dynamic environment for holistic learning and growth. Our institution stands as a beacon of knowledge, fostering a community dedicated to pushing boundaries, nurturing talent, and shaping leaders of tomorrow.

Guiding Force: Our Campus Board of Directors

Chairman/ Dean: Dr. Meerasaibu Jeslin Rishad,PhD in Education Grade A Principal | 20+ years of Teaching, Management, and Student Affairs  MA, BA – The Chairman leads our esteemed Board of Directors, guiding the strategic vision and ensuring our commitment to excellence in education. As the Chairman and Dean of APAX Campus, Meerasaibu Jeslin Rishad, a distinguished academician with a PhD in Education and extensive experience as a Grade A Principal, leads our esteemed Board of Directors. With over two decades of expertise in teaching, management, and student affairs, Rishad’s visionary leadership shapes the strategic direction of our institution, ensuring an unwavering dedication to excellence in education.

In this dual role, Rishad orchestrates a comprehensive educational vision that fosters innovation, academic rigor, and holistic student development. Through a commitment to academic excellence and progressive pedagogy, Rishad ensures that APAX Campus remains at the forefront of delivering transformative education, preparing students to thrive in an ever-evolving global landscape.

Managing Director: Dr. Meerasaibu Mohammed Riswan, PHD (ED) MA, BA, HR As the key figure responsible for operational management, the Managing Director steers the university towards achieving its mission and goals.

As APAX Campus’s Managing Director, Meerasaibu Mohammed Riswan spearheads operational management, driving the university towards its mission and goals. With a focus on innovative strategies and a background in Human Resources, Riswan ensures a dynamic and supportive environment that fosters academic excellence and personal development.

Director of Academic Affairs:  Dr. Mohammed Abdul Cader Mubeena PhD, Professor of English Linguistics MA, BA This pivotal role oversees the academic landscape, ensuring the highest standards of education, curriculum development, and faculty enrichment.

Director of Human Resources Management: Iqbal Ijasa, BA, MA (HR) – The Director of HR Management plays a crucial role in fostering a supportive work environment, attracting top talent, and nurturing professional growth among staff.

Director of International Students Enrollment: Dr. Kria Ratneshwaran Giri, PhD (IT), BSc, MSc, BSN, MSN, PhD (in progress) Head of nursing department (Clinical supervisor) – This director spearheads efforts to create a diverse and inclusive community by facilitating the enrollment and support of international students and Head of Nurses Education department at our campus

Chief Technology Officer : Dr. Pratik Giri, PhD (IT), MSC (IT), BSC (IT), MSC (Mathematics), BSC (Mathematics) spearheads an organization’s tech vision and strategy, driving innovation and ensuring that technology aligns with business goals. Responsible for overseeing R&D and technological infrastructure, the CTO leads efforts to implement cutting-edge solutions in line with the company’s objectives. Also, Head of International students affairs for IT and Mathematics department.

Board Committees:

Finance Committee:

Name: Emilya Gamage

Qualifications: MBA in Finance, CPA (Certified Public Accountant)

Academic Affairs Committee:

Name: Dr. Michael Johnson

Qualifications: PhD in Education, MEd (Master of Education), 15+ years of Teaching Experience

Student Affairs Committee:

Name: Sarah Patel

Qualifications: MA in Counseling Psychology, Experience in Student Services

Technology and Innovation Committee:

Name: David Thompson

Qualifications: BS in Computer Science, Experience in Tech Startups

Diversity and Inclusion Committee:

Name: Dr. Maria Rodriguez

Qualifications: PhD in Sociology, Specialization in Diversity Studies

Audit Committee:

Name: John Reynolds

Qualifications: Chartered Accountant (CA), Experience in Audit and Compliance

Meet Our Visionary Founders

Dr. Meerasaibu Jeslin Rishad & Dr. Meerasaibu Mohammed Riswan

The visionary individuals who laid the foundation of Apax Campus had a steadfast belief in the power of education to transform lives and society. Their dedication continues to inspire us as we strive for excellence in all facets of academia.

Dr. Meerasaibu Jeslin Rishad is a highly qualified and experienced individual in the field of education, holding a PhD in Education and having served as a Grade A Principal. With over two decades of experience in teaching, management, and student affairs, Rishad brings a wealth of expertise to educational leadership. Their background includes both a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree, further emphasizing their commitment to academic excellence and professional development.

On the other hand, Dr. Meerasaibu Mohammed Riswan, currently pursuing a PhD, holds Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in HR. While details about their professional experience might be limited, their focus on Human Resources suggests an interest in the people-centric aspects of organizational management and development.

Together, as founders of Apax Campus since 2010, their combined expertise likely contributes to shaping the institution’s educational vision, management practices, and potentially the holistic development of students within the campus.

Legal Advisors

Thomas Thangaraja:

  • LLB (Bachelor of Laws) – University of Colombo
  • LLM (Master of Laws) – Sri Lanka Law College
  • JD (Juris Doctor) – University of Peradeniya

KK. Sri Kanthi:

  • JD (Juris Doctor) – University of Colombo
  • LLM (Master of Laws) – Sri Lanka Law College
  • LLB (Bachelor of Laws) – University of Peradeniya

Behind every successful institution is a team of legal experts ensuring compliance, providing guidance, and safeguarding the interests of the university. Our legal advisors play an integral role in upholding ethical standards and regulatory adherence.

At Apax Campus, we stand committed to providing an enriching educational experience, fostering a culture of innovation, and preparing our students to face the challenges of a dynamic world. Together, with our esteemed Board of Directors, dedicated faculty, and enthusiastic students, we continue to chart a path toward academic distinction and societal impact.