Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Business Economics

MPhil programme is a two year programme which is equivalent to the SLQF Level 11. This programme is research-oriented and focuses firmly on the development of high-level independent research outcomes. Further, the programme allows graduates to enhance their theoretical knowledge and analytical skills in Business Economics, supplemented by courses, seminars, and the oral defense of a Dissertation

The aim of this programme is to enhance the capacities of the candidates with economics and managerial skills, which are necessary to deal with the challenges posed by the increasingly complex and rapidly changing business environment. Moreover, it is expected to promote graduate students to pursue their Doctoral studies.

Duration: 02 Years

Course work: 08 Credits

Thesis Research: 60 Credits

Total Credits: 68 Credits


Contact Details:

Dr. Janaka Fernando

Coordinator (MPhil in Business Economics)

Senior Lecturer
Department of Business Economics
Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce

University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Gangodawila, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka

Mobile: +94 71 4 191 996

Office: +94 11 2 802 005 / +94 11 2 758 841



Link to apply:

Deadline: 31st January 2020