Requirements for Registration as External Candidates

Those who possess the following requirements on 1st January of the respective academic year are eligible to apply for registration as an external candidate for the B.Com. (General) External Degree Programme.

(A) Pass in any three subjects at one sitting at the Sri Lanka General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) Examination.

OR

(B) Obtained any of the professional or other qualifications recognized by the Department of Commerce of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura as indicated by Annex 1.

OR

(C) A Degree of a recognized University.

OR

(D) Possess qualifications which the External Examinations Committee of the Department of Commerce of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura recognizes to be equivalent to any of the above qualifications or requirements

Candidates seeking registration under provision (D), before submitting applications on the prescribed form, should in the first instance make a formal written request, indicating qualifications, (with copies of all certificates) to the External Examinations Committee of the department of Commerce through the Senior Assistant Registrar (External Examinations) of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

All external candidates must be 18 years of age or over on 1 st January of the respective academic year