Business Management UOW

BSc (Hons) Business Management

Programme Summary

This course will provide you with the necessary skills to compete in today’s competitive global markets.

You will gain a wide and varied business education, preparing you for opportunities across a range of

managerial careers.

94% of Business and Management students believe that, as a result of the course, they have improved

their career prospects [source: NSS 2017]

The Professional Development module in the second year helps you to develop the skills you need –

presentation skills, networking, interview techniques etc – to move more easily into successful


Programme Structure

Year one is designed to lay the foundation while progressively in year two and three the emphasis shifts from lecture to guided reading, learner-centered resource-based activities such as case studies, problem solving workshop, seminars etc . The students are encouraged to bear the responsibility for their own learning, while
staff play a facilitating role. The dissertation and the RLPS project undertaken in the final year provides the opportunity for independent learning and for integrating research skills, and the application of theoretical knowledge to a real-world problem from business/industry.

Programme Content

Year 1

Semester 1

  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Fundamentals of QM
  • Introduction to Economics


Semester 2

  • Business & Legal Environment
  • Introduction to IT
  • Financial Accounting
  • QM for Business Decisions


Semester 3

  • Organizational behavior
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Advanced Economics
  • Management Science

Year 2

Semeser 1

  • Company Law
  • Management Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Information Systems for Business


Semester 2

  • HRM
  • Managerial Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Operations Management


Semester 3

  • Project Management
  • Management of Change
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International Business

Year 3

Semester 1

  • Strategic Management
  • 02 Electives
  • RLPS (Real Life problem solving)
  • Research Methodology


Semester 2

  • 04 Electives


Semester 3

  • Dissertation

Entry Requirements

  • Six (6) O/L passes with three (3) Credits including Credits in English and Mathematics and two (2) passes at A/L, OR
  • Four (4) O/L passes with three (3) Credits including in English and Mathematics and at least (3) passes at A/L, OR
  • International Baccalaureate with 26 points OR
  • Any other qualification equal to A/L OR
  • Mature students over the age of 21 with significant relevant work experience

Supports and Facilities

  • Highly qualified faculty with relevant industrial experience
  • Friendly and accessible staff.
  • Library with books covering the range of subjects and options for the programmes study, plus periodicals and internationals journals.
  • On-line access to electronic Journals and Periodicals.
  • High-tech multimedia computer facility with unlimited Wi-Fi internet access
  • Air-conditioned lecture rooms & syndicate rooms for group work and discussions that provide a comfortable learning environment.
  • Social and cultural activities
  • Canteen and recreation facilities.

Contact Details


Imperial Institute of Higher Education
No.25 ½ , Tower Building , Station Road
Colombo 04
Sri Lanka
M:- 0772226666