Programme Structure

MBA (General)

The MBA is 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

Admissions Requirements

An undergraduate honours degree with a second class lower division or above in any discipline from a recognized university and relevant work experience. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a good standard of English. In the absence of academic qualifications, appropriate work experience and potential to benefit from the Masters Programme will be taken into consideration in assessing the suitability of an applicant.

Managing People and Organisations

Strategic Marketing Management

Risk Management

Performing in Organisations

Strategic Management

Financial Concepts and Practice

Business Law

Project Management



Dr. Rohantha Athukorala - Head of Graduate School
DipM(UK), FCIM(UK), PG. Dip( Sri J), MBA( Sri.J), Alumni Harvard University

Mr. Lasantha Abeywickrama - Business Consultant
B.Sc. Biology( University of Colombo)DipM(UK), FCIM(UK), PG. Dip( Sri J), MBA( American University)

Ms. Shiranaaz Karney - Chief Operations Officer Clootrack Labs- Sri Lanka & Maldives
DipM(UK), MCIM(UK), MBA( Edith Cowan)

Dr. Rajitha Silva
Senior Lecturer - Department of Human Resources Management University of Colombo

Dr. Chathura Warnasuriya
LL.M Wales, PhD - Brunel, Attorney-at-Law, Senior Lecturer

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

Ms. Lakmali Priyangika
Lecturer - Business School, APIIT Sri Lanka, Former Sector CFO of Hayleys group, Vice President Operations of WNS Global Services

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

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

Mr.Prassanna Pathmanathan
A marketer /Corporate Trainer/ Communication Consultant /PR specialist B.Sc(Hons) UK, MCIM, CM(UK)

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

Dr. Saman Yapa
Senior Lecturer - University of Sri Jayewardenepura

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

Mr. S.C. Kaluarachchi
Head of Business School, APIIT Sri Lanka

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. I.G. Perera
Supply Chain and Lean Management Specialist ISMM, MBA (W. Sydney), MSc (SCM), MSc (Proj. Mgt.), Int'l Dip. in SCM (Geneva), Black Belt in Six-Sigma & Lean Mgt



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