Programme Structure

MBA (General)

The MBA is a part-time internal degree awarded by Staffordshire University, UK. This award is an advanced course of study in management and aims to provide students with a global perspective of contemporary business challenges and practices.

You will experience a challenging and stimulating intensive course in management, with an international perspective, to enhance your personal and career development. The final project intended not only to develop your knowledge and understanding of the subject matter but also to sharpen your intellectual and entrepreneurial skills in the application of business and management knowledge; you will also gain a practical understanding of how established techniques of business and management strategy are used within a global context.

The teaching and learning strategy adopts a practice-based model where you explore concepts at the intersection of theory and practice using problems to examine dilemmas and choices. You will use, share and reflect upon your experiences alongside those of other students in your class. Your professional development will be supported by the breadth of experience within the cohort of your fellow students. Learning Teams

Learning Teams

A key feature of the MBA programmes is ‘Learning Teams’. You will work in groups and engage in peer learning as you undertake practice based activities. This prepares you for the fully independent learning phase when you undertake individual research.

Managing People and Organisations

Strategic Marketing Management

Risk Management

Performing in Organisations

Leadership and Strategic Management

Financial Concepts and Practice

Business Law

Project Management



Dr. Hemamalie Tennakoon
Head, Business School, APIIT Sri Lanka

Dr. Nazeefa Fawzer
Senior Lecturer, Business School, APIIT Sri Lanka

Ms. Lakmali Priyangika
Lecturer - Business School, APIIT Sri Lanka

Prof. Prasadini Gamage
Department of Human Resource Management
Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies, University of Kelaniya

Dr. Saman Yapa
Senior Lecturer - University of Sri Jayewardenepura

Dr. Bandara Wanninayake
Senior Lecturer - Department of Marketing Management
Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies,
University of Kelaniya

Dr. Rajitha Silva
(Award Coordinator)
Senior Lecturer - Department of Human Resources Management
University of Colombo

Mr. Ravi Edirisinghe
Chief Executive Officer - Sunshine Tea Pvt Ltd

Mr. Hasitha Wijesundara
Advisor - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Director - HNB Grameen Finance Ltd

Mr. Janaka Heenkenda
Country Manager - Datavail Pvt. Ltd.

Ms. Vindya Cooray
Assistant Vice President / Sector Financial Controller - Destination Management Sector John Keels Holdings PLC

Dr. Renuka Herath
Senior Lecturer - Department of Marketing Management
Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies,
University of Kelaniya

Mr. Maxwel Ranasinghe
Director - Development Alternatives
MA( Interdisciplinary)York, CPM(Marketing) New Haven, B.Sc.(Business Admin) USJP, Attorney at Law

Mr. Lasantha Senaratne
Attorney At Law, FIBs (Sri Lanka), FCPM( Sri Lanka), AMA, Dip in GRC (University of Manchester UK), LL.B (Colombo), LL.M (Colombo), MBA(Colombo)

Mr. Chandrakanth Jayasinghe,
Chief Information Officer - Colombo Stock Exchange
MBA IT ( Moratuwa), BSc (Colombo), CIMA (UK)

Fee Structure