Intake 6 – 2024

Application closing date: 20 December 2023

Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (WUSL) announces the commencement of the Diploma in Business Management (DBM) programme, as part of an ongoing process of conducting courses to meet the demands of the challenging business world,

This course is offered by the Department of Business Management, Faculty of Business Studies & Finance, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. With this knowledge, the participants could gain better employment in managerial positions in the business world or continue with higher studies.

The curriculum is highly focused on mirroring the challenges of the globalized world. It appropriately adopts Problem-based Learning as the primary teaching methodology to promote student-directed learning that will better equip them with the industry.

Length of Course

The duration of the course is one academic year. The participants must follow thirteen (13) course modules in two terms, including an Independent Study Report at the end of the course.

Admission Requirements

i.     Passed in G.C.E. (Advanced Level) 2 subjects (3 subjects for the applicants who did four issues) in any stream in a single attempt,


ii.    Passed in G.C.E. (Ordinary Level) 6 subjects (including Mathematics and English) in a single attempt with more than three years of working experience in a related field,


iii.    Any other qualification not listed above may be considered case by case and acceptable to the Board of Study and the Senate of WUSL.


iv.   Age not less than 18 years

Course Curriculum

Course Name Credits
First Term
DBM 112 Principles of Management 2
DBM 122 Statistics for Business 2
DBM 132 Economics for Business 2
DBM 142 Financial Accounting 2
DBM 152 Human Resource Management 2
DBM 162 Marketing Management 2
Second Term
DBM 212 Production & Operations Mgt. 2
DBM 222 Financial Management 2
DBM 232 Project Management 2
DBM 242 Professional Skills in Management 2
DBM 252 Productivity and Quality 2
DBM 262 Strategic Management 2
DBM 276 Independent Study Report 6


Course Fee & Payment Plan

The course fee is Rs. 70,000.00, and the Student has to pay Rs. 30,000.00 at the time of registration, and the balance amount can be made by Rs. 40,000.00 before the first term examination. Other than the course fee, the registration fee of Rs. 1000.00, Library fee Rs. 1000.00 and Virtual environment fee Rs. 1000.00 also should be along with the registration fee.