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NSBM Career Guidance Unit

The above is achieved through a combination of NSBM Industry Partnership Programme, Entrepreneurship Development, Skills and Personal Development and Academic Development which results in a Globally Employable Graduate.

NSBM Green University Town is keen that its students not only carry a good degree after their graduation from NSBM but are also holistic citizens, with the right exposure, capable of adding value to organizations they work at or capable of building their own enterprises.

NSBM Career Guidance Service is committed to ensure the students ability to hold their own on global platforms, contributing to the economy, and are highly employable, genuine as well as compassionate citizens of the world.

The above is achieved through a combination of NSBM Industry Partnership Programme, Entrepreneurship Development, Skills and Personal Development and Academic Development which results in a Globally Employable Graduate.

Academic Development

NSBM offers industry relevant world-renowned degree programmes that are much more than just a certificate. Our lecturer panel skilfully integrates leadership, ethics, global thinking, core management skills and technological innovations into the learning process to make our undergraduates well rounded highly employable global citizens.

Skills & Personal
Development

Career Guidance Service carries out extensive career development workshops, seminars and guest lectures for students of all years of study on the below aspects that are crucial for Career Development. In addition, NSBM’s Professional Development Programme is part and parcel of the curricula of the Degree Programmes which are executed by the respective faculties.

  • Grooming for the job market
  • Career Planning: discover interests, explore careers and the connection of education to work
  • Career Search Techniques
  • CV writing skills
  • Interview Skills: preparing for and facing interviews
  • Preparing for the Corporate World: getting ready for the industry and its demands, being aware of the common business operations and processes in the corporate sector
  • Business Leaders: sessions with ‘success story’ tellers (Corporate / Individual)
  • New Trends in Industries
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Relationships Building: personal qualities, education and training, and the world of work
  • Generic Skills: decision making, goal setting, problem solving, and communication skills.
  • Right Attitudes to Work: developing positive attitude toward work and the ability to work together
  • Professionalism at Work: care, attention and discipline, fiduciary responsibility, and mentoring
  • Time Management: work – life/academic balance)
  • Corporate Ethics and Etiquette
  • Social and Professional Awareness: understanding of issues related to social and professional practices at work
  • Language and Communication
  • Positive Attitude Development
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking, Cognitive Flexibility and Creativity
  • People Management and Coordination
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Judgement and Decision Making
  • Service Orientation
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Motivational Development
  • Sustainability and Green Behavior
  • Social Media Best Practices
  • Challenges for Youth
  • Personal Grooming
  • Guest Lectures for Functional Specializations of Undergraduate Programmes
  • Workshops and Guest Lectures for special topics (as requested by Deans or Module Heads)

Industry Partnership Programme

NSBM Career Guidance Unit is actively engaged in its Industry Partnership Programme to meet three key objectives:

  1. To establish and strengthen the relationship between industry and NSBM for mutual benefit.
  2. To develop a mechanism for providing industry exposure to NSBM students through internships, graduate employment, guest lectures and workshops, career mentoring and live projects & assessments.
  3. To bridge the gap between graduate skills and industry expectations in creating globally employable graduates.

Industry Partners

Entrepreneurship Development

NSBM encourages its students on entrepreneurship and nurtures the students who have entrepreneurial interests through assistance on commercializing their own business ideas in order to start their own ventures. An ‘advisory panel’ established for the purpose, consisting of NSBM professionals and resource persons from our Industry Partners, provides advice and guidance to interested students on the following aspects of launching their start-up ventures.

Entrepreneurship Development Advisory Panel

Advisory and Mentoring are vital to conceptualize business ideas and nurture new ventures. An experienced panel of advisors and mentors are available for NSBM students for their Entrepreneurship Development.

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Events

The 6-day “Skills Upgrading Program on Creative Design” organized by NSBM Faculty of Computing culminated with a grand closing ceremony, held on 10 November 2019, with the presence and guidance of Prof. Baratha Dodankotuwa, Head – Academic Development and Quality Assurance, Dr Rasika Ranaweera, Dean – Faculty of Computing, and Ms.Manoja Weerasekara – Academic Head-
NSBM-Faculty of Business- Emerge 2019
EMERGE 2019 is the Entrepreneurship day organized by the ENTREPRENEURSHIP CIRCLE of Faculty of Business on 8th November 2019 held at NSBM Green University auditorium. The occasion was held with the esteemed presence of Prof. E A Weerasinghe Vice-Chancellor of NSBM Green University and Ms. Thilini De Silva Dean Faculty of Business, Ms. Anne Pathiranage
NSBM-Port City- MOU
7 October 2019, Colombo: Port City Colombo, a world-class city in the making for South Asia, signed an MOU with South Asia’s first-ever green university NSBM Green University Town (NSBM) at the Port City Colombo’s Sales Gallery on the 7th of November 2019. Graced by members of the senior management of both institutions, the MOU

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NSBM Career Guidance Unit
Administration Building,
NSBM Green University Town,
Mahenwaththa, Pitipana, Homagama, Sri Lanka.

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