About the Programme

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About the Programme

The HND (Higher National Diploma) program offered at the Imperial College of Business Studies is a prestigious qualification awarded by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA). The HND program has a duration of 14 months, offering a fast-track route to acquiring a recognized diploma. Students have the flexibility to specialize in three different areas: international business, human resources, or marketing. This allows them to focus on their specific interests and career goals within the broader field of business. Upon successful completion, graduates have several exciting opportunities ahead. They can choose to apply for further studies abroad or complete their Bachelor's degree in Sri Lanka by directly entering into the final year of a relevant program, saving both time and resources.

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About the SQA

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About the SQA

The Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) is a globally recognized organization dedicated to education and qualification development. It operates as a not-for-profit entity under the sponsorship of the Scottish Government, with a central role in Scotland's esteemed education system. SQA is responsible for ensuring the alignment of its Advanced Qualifications with the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF), which provides a comprehensive framework for assessing and recognizing skills and knowledge in Scotland.

Program Outline

Semester 01 (HNC)
  • Principles of Business Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Fundamentals of Business Accounting
  • Business Economics
  • Talent Management
Semester 02 (HND)
  • Business Analytics in Decision Making
  • Business and Professional Ethics
  • Change Management
  • Leadership Theory and Practices
  • Contemporary Employment Relations
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Managing Organizational Behavior
Semester 01 (HNC)
  • Principles of Business Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Fundamentals of Business Accounting
  • Business Economics
  • Talent Management
Semester 02 (HND)
  • Business Analytics in Decision Making
  • Business and Professional Ethics
  • Change Management
  • Brand Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Global Marketing Strategy
  • Social Media Analytics
Semester 01 (HNC)
  • Principles of Business Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Fundamentals of Business Accounting
  • Business Economics
  • Talent Management
Semester 02 (HND)
  • Business Analytics in Decision Making
  • Business and Professional Ethics
  • Change Management
  • Global Marketing Strategy
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Commercialization

Entry Qualifications

  • Students who’ve successfully completed degree foundation / SQA level 6 OR
  • Advance Level Examination (Local/ International)

Academic Team

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Pooja Jayawardane

BA (Hons) – UWS, ACCA (UK) – Affiliate, AAT (SL)

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Isha Kotelawela

BBA (Accounting Sp.) (Merit), MBA (Merit), CIMA passed finalist

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Thilini David

CIMA Passed finalist/ BA (Hons) International Business and Finance (UWS)

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Chanusha Jayawardane

MBA, BA(Hons), CIMA(UK)

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Chathuri Wijesundara

MSc in Human Resource Management and Development (University of Salford), ACMA, CGMA, PQHRM, BA (University of Peradeniya)

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