MBA in Human Resource Management

The MBA in HRM strives to build capacity of HR professionals enabling them to strategically align people to work towards overall goals of an organization. This MBA programme will motivate HR professionals to build their industry experience and widen their horizons in conceptual knowledge, innovative techniques applicable to the field, and enhance their skills enabling them to perform more effectively in the HR profession. Provision of higher educational opportunities for a wide audience across geographical boundaries can be identified as one of the key features of this MBA in HRM programme. Further the unique collaboration between the practitioners from the industry and the academia enables the integration of conceptual and experiential learning which encourages the participants to add value to the practice of the HRM. Faculty of Management Studies adopts learner-friendly methods of delivery where the participants could learn and earn the MBA in HRM at their own pace.


Programme Code :
Programme Category :
  Post Graduate Programme
Conducted by :
  Faculty of Management Studies
Programme duration :
  Minimum 02 years
Discipline(s) / Course(s) :
  Management and Human Resource Management
  • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with a minimum of 2 year’s managerial experience, OR
  • Professional Qualification in Human Resource Management (PQHRM) or National Diploma in Human Resource Management of the Institute of Personnel Management, Sri Lanka (IPM) with 5 years of work experience in HRM, OR CEOs with five years of experience in the current post with proven track record in management, OR
  • Any other professional qualifications acceptable to the Senate of OUSL.
Starting date of issuing applications :
20th March 2024
Closing Date for Applications :
Extended  18th June 2024
Programme commencing date :
August 2024

Application Fee: Rs. 1,000.00

Total Tuition Fee :  Rs.  450,000/=

First Year Installments : 1st installment Rs. 160,000/=
2nd installment Rs. 110,000/=
Second Year Installments :  1st installment Rs. 100,000/=
2nd installment Rs. 80,000/=
Tuition Fee – Overseas Students
Address :
Programme Coordinator, MBA in HRM Unit, Faculty of Management Studies, HSS Building, The Open University, Nawala, Nugegoda
Contact :
011 288 1008 , 011 288 1255
Email :
The Open University of Sri Lanka
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