DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The Pioneer in Management Education in Sri Lanka

Committed to Develop Total Quality Human Resources in Management


Welcome you to the Ancestral Home of Management !


කළමනාකරණයේ තිඹිරි ගෙදරට පි ඔබව.ආදරයෙන්.පිළිගන්නෙමු!


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To view the website of the Department, please click the link below;


http://mgt.sjp.ac.lk/bus/

 
Sub-categories
B.Sc. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (SPECIAL) DEGREE
B.Sc. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (GENERAL) EXTERNAL DEGREE
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (GENERAL) DEGREE
SCHOLARSHIP FOR DBA STUDENTS
E-NOTICE BOARD FOR INTERNAL STUDENTS
JOB OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESS UNDERGRADUATES / GRADUATES
E-NOTICE BOARD FOR EXTERNAL STUDENTS
DBA ONLINE LIBRARY
EXAMINATION TIME TABLES
CV DATABASE PLATFORM (FINAL YEAR STUDENTS ONLY)
ASSOCIATION OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION ( ABA )
STRATEGIC AMBITION OF THE DEPARTMENT
ELECTIVE OPTIONS FOR YEAR IV
POLICIES OF THE DEPARTMENT
STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICE (SSS) PROGRAMME OF THE DEPARTMENT
DBA INTERNAL GRADUATE DATABASE
DBA EXTERNAL GRADUATE DATABASE
DBA INTERNAL STUDENT DATABASE
DBA EXTERNAL STUDENT DATABASE
INTERNSHIP (PRACTICAL MANAGEMENT TRAINING) OPPORTUNITIES - YEAR IV
GREAT ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE DBA UNDERGRADS
OPEN COMPETITIONS FOR DBA UNDERGRADS
GRADUATE PROFILE OF THE DEPARTMENT
DBA RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION PORTAL
LECTURE TIME TABLES
MULTIDISCIPLINARY KNOWLEDGE FOR BUSINESS UNDERGRADS
LEARNING PORTAL FOR A/L STUDENTS
THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK FROM DBA
INTERDISCIPLINARY KNOWLEDGE FOR BUSINESS UNDERGRADS
STUDENT CONTACT HOURS - STAFF AVAILABLE TIMES
TEXT BOOKS & OTHER PUBLICATIONS OF THE STAFF

 
  • ABOUT OUR DEPARTMENT IN BRIEF

    The Department of Business Administration (DBA) is the pioneer in introducing the first Management Degree in Sri Lanka.
    It is the oldest and the largest Department in the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. It primarily offers interdisciplinary study programmes in Business Administration aimed at producing competent, versatile and humanistic managerial, entrepreneurial and societal leaders to the world of work. Currently, it serves about 750 internal undergraduates and more than 21,000 active external undergraduates. The Business Administration Degree has a history of more than fifty years as the pioneering and leading Degree programme in the field of Management Education in Sri Lanka. It has earned much popularity and recognition from its inception. Its study programmes are continually being upgraded and redesigned to cater to the emerging demands and challenges of the ever changing requirements and expectations of the world of work.


    STRATEGIC AMBITION OF THE DEPARTMENT

    “To serve the nation as the foremost contributor of developing total quality human resources in management while creating and disseminating knowledge for the progress and prosperity of the society”
    THE UNIQUENESS OF THE DEPARTMENT

    It is the pioneering academic Department in the university system for introducing the first management degree programme in Sri Lanka.

    It is the oldest academic Department of Management Education in the university system of Sri Lanka.

    It is the largest academic Department in the university system of Sri Lanka (About 750 internal students and More than 21,000 active external students).


    It is the highest employment generating Department in the field of "Management and Business Administration" in Sri Lanka.

    It has produced the highest number of Professors in the field of "Management and Business Administration" in Sri Lanka.


    It is the only academic Department which has parented in creating the highest number of academic departments in the field of "Management and Business Administration" in Sri Lanka.


    THE DISTINCTIVE IDENTITY OF OUR STUDY PROGRAMMES


    Our study programmes integrate knowledge of all functional areas of management and knowledge from multiple disciplines while focusing on critical perspectives; the curricula have been designed to develop students' creativity and innovation, productivity and quality consciousness, leadership and strategy orientation. Hence, the core courses of the degree programme include interdisciplinary as well as multidisciplinary courses such as Organisational Behaviour, Entrepreneurship, Knowledge Management, Indigenous Management, Project Management, Organisational Culture and Leadership, Managing for Productivity and Quality, Strategic Management, International Business Management, Organisational Change and Development, Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility etc. Hence, the degree programmes are designed with a view to produce competent, versatile and humanistic generalists in management. The Department is committed to develop total quality human resources in line with the Graduate Profile of the Department.


    GRADUATE PROFILE OF THE DEPARTMENT

    "A graduate in business administration should be a competent, versatile and humanistic individual, who has the capacity to successfully initiate and manage any organisation towards superior performance as a visionary, innovative and strategy-oriented leader with an entrepreneurial insight, enterprise wide focus and ethical spirit"

    OUR STUDY PROGRAMMES


    B.Sc. Business Administration (Special) Degree

    B.Sc. Business Administration (General) External Degree
    Master of Business Administration (General) Degree

    EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AND PROFESSIONAL LINKS

    Being the pioneer Department in the field of Business Management, over the past 50 years, our Department has produced number of eminent professors, prominent business leaders, renowned politicians and outstanding entrepreneurs in Sri Lanka. Moreover, enumerable executive and managerial level positions in the public and private sector organizations in our country are held by the graduates produced by the Department of Business Administration. There are more than 4,000 Business Administration Graduates who are holding responsible managerial and top leadership positions in the private and public sector local and international organisations. The Department has been instrumental in producing many successfulsocietal leaders for the Nation. Enormous job opportunities are available to our graduates as the expanding modern-day business organisations are now looking for management generalists with interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary knowledge, entrepreneurial insight, productivity and quality consciousness, Leadership and Strategy orientation and International business focus.

    The Department of Business Administration has developed strong links and close ties with many private and public sector professional bodies and organisations. The Degree programmes in Business Administration has been highly popular and recognized by local and international corporate entities, professional bodies and foreign governments of all the countries.

    WHY YOU SHOULD STUDY IN.THIS DEPARTMENT

    "It is a rare privilege and a once in a life time opportunity one gets to study in this pioneering Department for management education in Sri Lanka"


    The Department is fully committed to transform you to become a total quality (Competent, Versatile and Humanistic) human resource highly valued and demanded by the business community and the society.

    The Department is fully committed to deliver the up-to-date knowledge, skills, and attitudes to mould you to be the best in the field of business management.

    The Department provides highly student-centered teaching and learning exposure and experience with unique online Learning Management System coupled with well talented, versatile, experienced and qualified staff.

    The Department provides an intimate and continuous student support through its unique Student Support Service Programme (SSSP) that assist the students in overcoming their variety of personal and career challenges and problems.

    The Department is committed to engage in holistic personality development where the students will be developed academically, professionally, mentally, spiritually, aesthetically, physically and socially.

    The Department has launched many events and programmes with its strong student arm "Association of Business Administration" to make you a competent, versatile and humanistic personality ready to confidently commence and progress in any chosen career in the world of work.

    The Department is fully committed to make you a visionary, innovative and strategy-oriented leader who could successfully initiate and manage any business organisation, locally or internationally.

    Finally, the Department takes the responsibility to make you a Total Quality Managerial, Entrepreneurial and Societal Leader most demanded by the modern world of work.