THE CHITHTHA ADVANCED PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDIES OPEN INSTITUTE OF SRI LANKA is one of a leading Institutes for Psychology/Applied Psychology established by Dr. Javith Jalill since 2020. The main purpose to establish the institute was to give a hand to the students who belongs to low income backgrounds in Sri Lanka. Most of the Psychology Institutes have been established to earn or for a business purpose in Sri Lankan Higher Educational field. But The Chiththa Advanced Psychological Studies Open Institute of Sri Lanka have been established as a non-profit organization and to develop the students’ welfares only.
Dr. Javith Jalill is a Sri Lankan Malay ethnic celebrity and the Youngest Clinical Psychologist at the age of 23. She obtained her Master of Science in Health & Clinical Psychology from University of West London (UK) and currently reading her PhD in Neuropsychology at the same University. And she was able to add a new era to the Higher Educational system as the First Youngest Chairperson & Founder Chancellor of the Higher Education History of Sri Lanka. The main purpose of the institute is to develop student’s infrastructure in Education, health & poverty. And Dr. Javith Jalill is not only one of the leading persons in the Higher Educational Sector of Sri Lanka but also one of the best Entrepreneurial Women in Sri Lanka.
When looking at the history of CAPSOISL., It has been established in 2020 at the time of the arise of Covid -19 around the world. At the time of the start the name of the Institute was Chiththa Advanced Psychological Studies Open Institute of Ceylon (CAPSOIC); Registered Institute under the Human Resource Development Authority (Chief Ministry) in Sri Lanka and in 2022 it was declared by an Act of Parliament as a recognized Higher Educational Institute for Psychological Studies and by Companies Act No. 07 of 2007 as a Company Limited by Guaranteed with the new name as The Chiththa Advanced Psychological Studies Open Institute of Sri Lanka (CAPSOISL).
Not only that that The Chiththa Advanced Psychological Studies Open Institute of Sri Lanka is recognised by the International Association of Applied Psychology (USA) and this association is the world oldest Psychology Association. Thereafter our Institutes was recognized by The International Association of Healthcare Trainers (UK); International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (UK); The SDG Accord (UK); Skill Development Council of Canada; And Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association (Australia).
Benefits for students learning at CAPSOISL
And it’s not easy to enrol for the courses at CAPSOIS. Students should pass successfully their Ordinary Levels (O’L) and Advanced Levels (A’L) with satisfied marks at the time of selections. Selected students can study from Certificate Level up to Advanced National Diploma Course through open & Distance Learning (ODL) method and in the future CAPSOISL will start to grant Bachelors
up to PhD Degrees in Applied Psychology/Psychology with Clinical trainings to develop the Students clinical & Applied knowledge in Psychology.
There are more than 500 international & local students who have been learning the specific courses and fulfilled their dreams of their careers. The main reason for the success is the kind of Dr. Javith Jalill & her staff members. And The Chiththa Advanced Psychological Studies welcome students from SAARC countries to enroll for the entire course which is granted by the Chiththa Open Institute as well.