Faculty of Postgraduate Studies & Professional Advancement
Established under the purview of the Ministry of Education, NSBM offers a plethora of exciting and intellectually enhancing programmes via the Faculty of Postgraduate Studies and Professional Advancement. 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 Postgraduate and Professional Programmes are conducted during weekends, ensuring a step-by-step learning experience under two main disciplines: Business and Computing. All the programmes are facilitated by renowned academics and industry experts and 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 their participants are fully geared to meet the opportunities and challenges of the world beyond local grounds.
Why Choose Us?
- Excellence in Education: We are committed to providing exceptional education through rigorous programs and dedicated faculty who are passionate about teaching and research.
- Industry-Relevant Curriculum: Our programs are designed in consultation with industry experts, ensuring that our graduates are equipped with the skills and knowledge required to excel in their chosen fields.
- State-of-the-Art Facilities: NSBM Green University boasts modern facilities and a technologically advanced campus, providing students with a conducive environment for learning and research.
- Networking and Career Opportunities: We facilitate networking opportunities with industry professionals, guest lectures, and career development workshops, giving our students a competitive edge in the job market.
- Research and Innovation: We encourage and support research activities, fostering a culture of innovation and intellectual exploration among our students and faculty.
Join us at the Faculty of Postgraduate Studies and Professional Advancement
At NSBM Green University, where we are committed to empowering individuals to reach their full potential and become leaders in their respective fields. Take the next step towards a successful future by choosing our esteemed faculty for your postgraduate studies and professional advancement.
Next Intake on 20th August
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
UGC Approved Programmes – Offered By NSBM
- PhD in Management
- Master of Business Studies (MBS)
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Master of Information Technology (MIT)
- Master of Science in Information Technology (MSc in IT)
- Postgraduate Diploma In Business Management
- Postgraduate Diploma In Human Resource Management
- Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Networks
- Postgraduate Diploma in Software Engineering
- Postgraduate Diploma In Industrial Management
- Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management
As the Dean of the Faculty of Postgraduate Studies and Professional Advancement, I am delighted to welcome you to NSBM Green University. Our faculty is committed to delivering exceptional education, fostering innovation, and empowering our students to become leaders in their respective fields. We take pride in our distinguished faculty members, who are renowned experts in their domains, and our state-of-the-art facilities that create a conducive learning environment.
Whether you are seeking advanced academic qualifications or professional development opportunities, our faculty offers a range of programs to suit your aspirations and career goals. We strive to nurture your intellectual curiosity, critical thinking abilities, and practical skills, enabling you to thrive in today’s dynamic and ever-changing professional landscape.
I invite you to explore our programs and experience the transformative journey of higher education at NSBM Green University. Join us and unlock your true potential!
Dr. Rasika Ranaweera
Dean, Faculty of Postgraduate Studies and Professional Advancement
Board of Management
Dr Rasika Ranaweera
Ms Thilini De Silva
Dean Faculty of Business
Dr Chaminda WIjesinghe,
Dean Faculty of Computing
Dr Chandana Perera
Dean Faculty of Engineering
Dr Nuwanthi Katuwawila
Dean Faculty of Science
Board of Study
Mr. Lasitha De SIlva
Dr. Mohamed Shafraz
Dr Damayanhi Dahanayake
Dr Samindi Jayawickrama
Dr. Madhavi Hewadikaram
Dr. Miruna Rabindrakumar
Ms. Dinusha Sathsarani
Mr. Chamara Disanayake
Ms. Chalani Oruthotaarachchi
Mr. Prabhath Buddhika
Ms. Daupadee Gamage
Ms. Lakshani Jayasinha
Ms. Rekha Kulasekara
Mr. Praveen Ranaweera
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 centre 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
Current programs under the Center for Professional Development
a) Managerial Acceleration Program. (duration 06 months)
b) Leadership Acceleration Program. (duration 01 year)
Current programs under the Center for Staff Development
a) Staff Development Programme