Master of Business Administration in Human Resource Management (MBA in HRM)


The MBA in HRM strives to build capacity of HR professionals enabling them to strategically align people to work towards overall goals of an organization. This MBA programme will motivate HR professionals to build on their industry experience and widen their horizons in conceptual knowledge, innovative techniques applicable in the field, and enhance their skills to perform more effectively in the HR profession.

What sets us apart from the other MBA programmes:

  • uniqueness as a product of collaboration between the practitioners from the industry and the academia
  • reliance on critical thinking to provide a holistic perspective on management
  • integration of conceptual and experiential learning enabling the participants to add value to the practice of the HRM
  • adoption of learner-friendly methods of delivery where the participants could learn and earn the MBA in HRM at their own pace
  • creation of awareness in diversity as well as cross-cultural issues of management
  • emphasis on adult learning
  • provision of higher educational opportunities for a wide audience across geographical boundaries


Programme Code :


Programme Category :

Post Graduate Programme

Conducted by :

Department of Management Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Programme duration :

02 years

Discipline(s) / Course(s) :



  1. A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university, with a minimum of 2 years managerial experience, or
  2. Professional Qualification in Human Resource Management (PQHRM) or National Diploma in Human Resource Management (NDHRM) of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management, Sri Lanka (CIPMSL) with 5 years of work experience, or,
  3. Any other equivalent or higher educational and professional qualifications acceptable to the Senate.


Issuing of Applications :

06th January 2019

Closing Date for Applications :

05th February 2019

Programme Commencing Date :

April 2019


Total course fee: Rs. 325,000/=

First Year

1st installment 

Rs. 120,000/=

2nd installment

Rs. 80,000/=

Second Year

1st installment 

Rs. 80,000/=

2nd installment

Rs. 45,000/=

Further Details

Address :

Programme Coordinator, MBA in HRM Programme, Dept. Management Studies.

Contact :

011 288 1413, 011 288 1255

Email :
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