Take control of your business education with, A Corporate Class MBA at IIT

Introducing Sri Lanka’s first MBA which adds value to professionals with a solid theoretical foundation and industry oriented decision-making based on business intelligence and analytics.An MBA is all about experiential learning,and the IIT MBA offers you the opportunity to learn to be your own boss and develop vital skills in entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, strategic management, organization behavior and operations. Ideally suitable for future business leaders, entrepreneurs.

IIT MBA is all about you – Why you should consider to pursue your MBA at IIT?

  1. Industry focused – future ready Course content & structure
    The IIT MBA offers the student the opportunity to learn General Management skills to advance ones career prospects within and outside the organization, to be your own boss and develop vital skills in entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, strategic management, organization behavior and operations. A 40 credit dissertation will put your learning to the ultimate test making your IIT MBA stand tall among the rest.
  2. Panel of lecturers
    1. Expert panel of lecturers (Internal resource)
      The IIT MBA panel of lecturers are handpicked from the academia and industry to ensure a greater learning experience is assured to enhance your knowledge, skills and expertise are developed to meet global challenges.
    2. Guest Lectures/ industry visits (External resource)
      An MBA is all about experiential learning. The IIT MBA is empowered with special module specific guest lectures whom are well known in the industry/ corporate world for their record of achievements. This will pave the way for the students to understand real world case studies to build upon once career and businesses. They will be conducted both on campus and on site.
  3. Value-added workshops/ courses
    IIT MBA is Sri Lanka’s first MBA which adds value to professionals with a solid theoretical foundation and industry oriented decision-making based on business intelligence and analytics. Another such session is, Blue Ocean Strategy which is set to take your entrepreneurial skills to the next level. All such value-added programmes are offered completely free-of-charge to IIT MBA students.
  4. Grow your professional network
    The core of IIT MBA is about you, growing your professional network whether it be of growing your business or enhancing your career prospects to take your career forward in climbing the corporate ladder.
  5. 25 years in excellence in Higher Education
    IIT, the pioneer in bringing British Higher Education to Sri Lanka, with 25 years of excellence in producing world-class graduates, has a wealth of experience and expertise in offering industry focused specialized postgraduate qualifications to an elite professional network whom are in the driving seats of their companies in their own respects. The IIT MBA will provide you the edge to outsmart your competition in taking your business/ career forward.

An MBA is a clear endorsement of commitment to your own development, and is a globally recognised qualification that will improve your marketability and career progression prospects. This MBA is designed for professionals with at least 2 years work experience in a management role.

We seek applications from high-calibre graduates who provide evidence of a good honours degree in any subjects (a minimum of a second class or equivalent) and who can demonstrate the potential to benefit from, and contribute to, the programme. Candidates without prior work experience are welcome to apply, and each application will be considered on its merits. All overseas students must be able to reason / express arguments in a business context and have achieved an IELTS grading of at least 6.5 in written and spoken English.

The award of the MBA is dependent on the successful completion of seven taught modules, and completion of a Management Dissertation, all at level 7. The seven taught modules include six core modules plus one optional module, with each module worth 20 credits, and the Dissertation is 40 credits. Research methods will run throughout the taught part of the programme.

Core Modules
• Entrepreneurship and Innovation
• Financial Management
• Marketing
• Organisational Behaviour
• Research Methods
• Strategic Management
• Management Dissertation
Optional Modules
• Business Ethics
• Business Simulation
• International Management
• Operations and Project Management

The programme conforms to the University's general regulations and conventions for Postgraduate Study. Assessment will include a combination of practical and written assignments and presentations. Each 20 credit taught module will be assessed by one or more assessments to the value of 4,000 words. At the end of the programme, students will submit a 12,000 word (max) Management Dissertation.