Master of Business Administration
The Master of Business Administration (MBA or M.B.A.) is a master's degree in business administration, which attracts people from a wide range of academic disciplines. The MBA designation originated in the United States, emerging from the late 19th century as the country industrialized and companies sought out scientific approaches to management. The core courses in the MBA program are designed to introduce students to the various areas of business such as accounting, finance, marketing, human resources, operations management, etc. Students in MBA programs have the option of taking general business courses throughout the program or can select an area of concentration and focus approximately one-fourth of their studies in this subject.
a. A Bachelor’s Degree, with at least a second class (upper division) pass, in business/public administration/commerce/management studies from a recognized university.
b. A Bachelor’s Degree with a good Grade Point Average (GPA) from a recognized university and at least three years’ experience in a managerial capacity, or teaching or research experience relevant to the program of study, at an organization acceptable to the Institute.
c. A professional qualification recognized by the Institute as being equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree of a university, a high level of achievement at the examinations of the professional qualification (i.e., a good GPA), three years’ work experience in a managerial - executive capacity at an organization acceptable to the Institute.
d. Senior managers, entrepreneurs and researchers who have an exceptional and outstanding track record. (In this category, the Institute will adopt special procedures for the determination of eligibility to apply where the number of places allocated in the program is limited.
Total Program Fee (2013): LKR 430,000/-
Program Fee (Foreign Students - 2013): US$ 7,500/-
Lecture Hours: Three days per week on week days from 5.30 to 8.30 p.m.
Duration: Two years
Assistant Registrar (Academic)
Tel: 2689639 Fax: 2692850