MSU Colombo Learning Centre


 

Master of Business Administration (MBA)


A Programme That Takes You To New Heights
MSU offer students an experiential learning in cross-cultural communications, the opportunity to build a global network and the possibility to create future international career opportunities. In addition, students will have the opportunities to develop management skills and techniques, to obtain strategic orientation and to implement the strategies formulated. These include networking events with industrial leaders, talks by CEOs, industrial visits, management games, case study approaches, video presentations, on-line interaction and many other approaches. Our programme helps students to develop the skills in leadership, entrepreneurship, strategic management and decision making and trains them to become successful corporate leaders and entrepreneurs in the most competitive markets. Upon completion of the programme, students will have a broad understanding of their specialised areas.

Global Knowledge - Global Network & Global Opportunities
GSM has established collaborative educational links with a number of top overseas universities in China, Korea, Japan, Russia, UK, Germany, USA and other countries. The Postgraduate Student Exchange Programme is a mean to provide international exposure to our postgraduate students. Through this programme, students will have the opportunity to develop an awareness and appreciation of other cultures, political and economic environments, and approaches of doing business.

Specialisations
MSU MBA programme helps students to develop skills in leadership, entrepreneurship, strategic management, and decision making, and trains them to become successful corporate leaders and entrepreneurs in a diverse competitive markets. We offer an MBA programme with specialisations in :

  • Finance
  • Global Marketing
  • International Business
  • Project Management
  • Organisational Leadership
  • Telecommunication Management
  • Women Entrepreneurial Leadership
  • The MBA Programme comprises of eight (8) compulsory modules, four (4) specialisation modules, two (2) research methodology & statistical modules, and a project.

Postgraduate Student Exchange Programme
MSU has established collaborativeeducational links with a number of top overseas universities in USA, UK, Germany, China, Korea, Japan, Russia and other countries.

The Postgraduate Student Exchange Programme is a means to provide international exposure to our postgraduate students. Through this programme, students will have the opportunity to develop awareness and appreciate other cultures, political and economic environments, and various approaches of doing business.

MBA Curriculum
The curriculum has a three-tiered focus. It examines current theories, practices and issues in business research methods. It also studies the relationships between business in the private and public sectors, in the context of social and global issues. Here at MSU, we believe that MBA students must adept all these areas if they are to be successful contributors to the expansion of knowledge and the improvement of business, both in the private and public sectors. This programme encourages you to accept the added responsibility of a shared professional commitment and helps you fulfill your dreams through mutual involvement in the advancement of your chosen profession.

We take great pride in including the following methods of teaching and learning in our curriculum :

  • Talks by CEOs and business leaders
  • Seminars
  • Workshops
  • Regular face-to-face lectures
  • Networking events with industrial leaders
  • Industrial visits
  • Case study approaches
  • Management games
  • Video presentations
  • Class presentations
  • On-line interactions ... and other significant innovative approaches.

Reasons To Pursue MSU MBAProgramme (As Endorsed By Current Students & Alumni Members)

  • It helps create a global network
  • Apportunity to be better entrepreneurs
  • To obtain a strategic orientation and the ability to implement the strategies formulated
  • Increases confidence in all areas of business
  • Develops management skills and techniques
  • It offers a broad understanding of business and management issues
  • Able to understand the global issues and strategies
  • Able to one's knowledge base and skills

Duration Of Programmes
Minimum 1 year to maximum 3 year

Annual Intakes
Refer to University

Admission Requirements
Educational Background. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualifications as approved by the Senate of MSU.

Working Experience.
Applicants must have a minimum of two (2) years working experience.
This is only applicable to part-time students. Full-time students do not require working experience.

Recommendations.
Two letters of recommendation or completed 'Reference Forms' (available with the application form or can be downloaded from the website) must be attached with the completed application form, attesting to the candidate's potential to complete an MBA programme successfully.

English Language Proficiency*.
If the first language is not English, then evidence must be shown of English language proficiency.A TOEFL score of 550 or higher;an IELTS score of 6.0;or any other equivalent qualification,as approved by the Senate of MSU; is adequate proof of English language proficiency.

The above information is accurate at the time of printing. However MSU reserves the right to make changes where required without notice.

    a) Total tuition fees charged is based on credit hour taken for each semester

    b) Full payment of tuition fee must be made on the Registration Day Or Prior To The Commencement of the semester

    c) Fees are charged on per semester basis and are based on credit hours taken by the respective students. Please contact the Counselling & Communications department on fees and other payments details

    d) Tuition fees inclusive of taxes

    Registration fees must be paid on the registration day
    Registration fees paid are not refundable