Having three Passes (including at least a simple pass for one of the following subjects; Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Combined Mathematics or Physics) in the Arts stream or three passes in Commerce, Biological science, Physical Science, and Technology streams in a single setting at one of the following examinations or equivalent foreign qualifications is the minimum entry requirement.
- G.C.E. Advanced Level examination conducted by the Department of Examinations, Sri Lanka.
- G.C.E Advanced Level examination conducted by Pearson Edexel, UK (London A/L).
- International Advanced Level examination conducted by Pearson Edexel, UK.
- G.S.E Advanced Level examination conducted by Cambridge International Examination, UK
*The students from non-commerce (Arts, Biological Science, Physical Science or Technology) are required to follow a bridging programme offered by the Faculty of Business in their first year. This programme will cover the basic understanding of Management, Accounting, Economics, English and Communication skills.