Applicants having one of the following qualifications may apply.

(a) a degree from a well recognized university with a first  class or second class upper/lower  division pass

(b) a degree with two years’ post qualifying experience in an executive capacity in corporate sector.

(c) a graduate level qualification or its equivalent

(d) a full membership or passed finalist of a recognized professional institution

Recognized Professional Qualifications

  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICASL)
  • Association of Chartered Financial Analysts, USA
  • Institute of Cost and Management Accounts (ICMA), UK
  • Association of Chartered & Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), UK, Diploma
  • The Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB), UK-Diploma
  • The Chartered Institute of Bankers (AIB), Sri Lanka- Diploma
  • The Chartered Institute of Engineering (CIE),UK/Sri Lanka
  • The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators-Diploma
  • Sri Lanka Technical College- Higher National Diploma in Accountancy (HNDA) (Four year course)
  • Sri Lanka Technical College- Higher National Diploma in Management/Commerce (HNDM/C) (Four year course)
  • Attorney-at-law
  • Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) – Diploma  with 5 years post qualifying experience

Applicants are required to attend an interview (after sitting for admission test) to demonstrate that they have the commitment, motivation and potential to benefit from, and contribute to, the programme.  All students must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language. Entrants without sufficient knowledge in accounting, economics, and mathematics may have to satisfy pre-entry requirements such as the completion of a program including these courses