Established under the Ministry of Higher Education, NSBM offers a plethora of exciting and intellectually enhancing programmes via the Postgraduate and Professional Advancement Unit.  The range of courses consists of Certificate, Advanced Certificate, and Diploma level programmes which lead to Postgraduate Diplomas and MBA programmes approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the Ministry of Higher Education.

These programmes are specially designed to create pathways for business professionals, government officials, and entrepreneurs to strengthen their professional potential, while inevitably enabling their organizations to attain sustainable growth. NSBM Professional Programmes are conducted during weekends, ensuring a step by step learning experience under five disciplines: Business, Computing, Engineering, Language, and Design. All the programmes are facilitated by renowned academics and industry experts, delivered within a fully equipped learning environment, on par with international standards.

Ensuring a 360-degree university experience, these courses guarantee the successful transition from academic to professional life, since they provide the adequate know-how to empower every participant to skillfully employ his/her education and academic competency in real-life corporate contexts. These courses also ensure that its participants are fully geared to meet the opportunities and challenges of the world beyond local grounds.


Postgraduate Programmes

The postgraduate and professional programmes offer a plethora of pathways and specializations to business professionals, government officials, and entrepreneurs with the desire to sharpen their knowledge

Prospectus of the PG Diploma Programs

Prospectus of the MBA/MBS Programs

Department of Professional Advancement

The NSBM Staff Development Center (NSDC) was established in January 2022. This unit was established under the Faculty of Postgraduate Studies and Professional Advancement. This center conducts activities and targeted training sessions for both government organizations and private sector organizations. The are two branches of NSDC.
a) Center for Professional Development.
b) Center for Staff Development.

Department Head's Message

Career advancement is the upward trajectory of a person's professional journey. As a professional, it is important to understand how you can better yourself within your industry.
Your ability to use your skill sets and determination to achieve new career goals and objectives will lead you to more challenging job opportunities. Envisioning your professional goals and putting them into action can lead to career advancement opportunities in your domain for a secure career.
We at NSBM Green University provide you necessary knowledge and competencies to face the future with confidence.

Lasitha De Silva
Head – Department of Professional Advancement

Our Vision

To be the best center to deliver skills and knowledge to develop the efficiency and effectiveness of individuals so they may contribute to developing their organizations to the next level.

Our Mission

To build both individual and team effectiveness and efficiency. 

Current programs under the Center for Professional Development

a) Managerial Acceleration Program. (duration 06 months)
b) Leadership Acceleration Program. (duration 01 years)

Current Programs under the Center for Staff Development

a) Staff Development Program


New Enrollments
Tel : +94 (11) 544 5000


New Enrollments
Email : pgps@nsbm.lk