Master of Business Administration

Overview of the MBA Programme

Duration : 15 Months
Credits : 35
Institution : Horizon Campus
Mode of Study : Weekends
Type of award : MBA

The original objective of a MBA programme is to introduce graduates of disciplines other than management or business to the world of strategic management and prepare them for higher managerial positions.

Even though created for people without management background or formal qualifications in business, MBA programmes today are popular with those having a Bachelor’s level qualification in management and looking for a Master’s programme that prepares them to climb the corporate ladder.

Horizon MBA is created with these requirements in mind. It covers all basic managerial topics to bring those without a business background up to speed and help them towards career progress.

Suited for

Busy professionals who want to develop their careers while working and balancing family and lifestyle commitments.

Graduate students who seek to expand their managerial and leadership skills.

How to Pursue the MBA

A bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or An equivalent professional qualification matching the University Grants Commission’s Sri Lanka Qualifications Framework (SLQF) Level 5.

What Will You Study

  • Contemporary Management
  • Business Economics
  • Quantitative Techniques & Statistics for Management
  • Executive Accounting
  • Human Resources Management
  • Financial Management/ Cost Management Accounting
  • Management Information System
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Strategic Management Research Methods & packaged based data Analysis
  • Entrepreneurship & Forming new business ventures
  • Corporate Finance
  • Elements of Brand Management & Brand Activation
  • Operations Management
  • International business
  • Digital Marketing
  • Leadership & Change Management

Lecturers of Malabe Branch

Mr.Terence Kahapola Arachchi

Dean - Faculty of Management

B.Sc, MBA (Leicester) / PGDip. (Marketing) (CIM,UK)

Dr. Amal Rajapakse

Dean - Faculty of IT

Ph.D. Computational Graph Theory (University of Mining & Metallurgy, Austria) / MSc Computer Science (University of Wales, Cardiff, UK) / BSc (Hons) Maths Special (PDN) / PMP (USA), OCA (USA) / Grad Cert. (Australia)

Mr.Priyanka Dharshana


BBM (Marketing) special (Hons) / Master in Business Administration, University of Ballerat Australia

MS. Sakunthala Rathnakara


M.Sc. (Mgt) (SJP) / B.Sc. (HRM)(SJP) ICASL (CAB II) / Dip. In Counselling Psychology

Ms. W.A. Menaka Imashi Abeyratna


B.Sc. (Hons) Management (1st Class), National University of Ireland M.Sc. in Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura Certificate in Banking & Finance (CBF), Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka

External visiting faculty and visiting industry professionals are not listed.