Centre for Distance and Continuing Education

University of Peradeniya

Centre for Distance and Continuing Education

University of Peradeniya

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)


The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) online Degree programme is delivered by Centre for Distance and Continuing Education (CDCE), University of Peradeniya and conducted in collaboration with the Faculty of Management , University of Peradeniya. This degree program intends to provide opportunities to those students who qualify for university admission, but fail to obtain placement within the national university system in Sri Lanka.


Eligible List of Students to Register for BBA (External) Degree Programme- 2020/2021   NEW

Third List of selected students to register for the BBA degree programme and instructions.

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Second Eligible List of Students to Register for BBA (External) Degree Programme- 2020/2021

Second List of selected students to register for the BBA degree programme and instructions.

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Eligible List of Students to Register for BBA (External) Degree Programme- 2020/2021

Eligible List of Students to Register for BBA (External) Degree Programme- 2020/2021 and Instructions

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Examinations for the BBA Degree program has been scheduled. Please download the timetables below;

Semester 2 2019_20 New Syllabus Timetable

Semester 1 2019_20 Old Syllabus Timetable

Semester 1 2019_20 New Syllabus Timetable

Semester 2 2019_20 Old Syllabus Timetable

Special Guidelines for Examination at the CDCE during the Covid 19 pandemic situation

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General objectives of this program are to prepare the students;

  • to proceed to senior management positions in various organizations and to participate in effective decision-making,
  • to acquire analytical and problem solving ability, and to enhance their capacity to learn from experience,
  • to receive a strong foundation to continue further studies
  • to develop new entrepreneurial ventures to capitalize on the opportunities available in Sri Lankan context.

Passed G.C.E (A/L) in one sitting (any stream) or any other equivalent qualifications recognized by the UGC. Basic computer literacy and good knowledge in English is an added advantage.

The instructions are in blended mode. Course materials are delivered online and limited number of face-to-face discussion sessions are held at CDCE. A written examination is held at the end of each semester at CDCE, University of Peradeniya. Tutor-Mentors and Subject Matter Experts (SME) are available online throughout the programme to facilitate the online learning.
The duration of the programme is three academic years and an academic year consists of two semesters. The programme is offered in three levels ; Certificate, Diploma and Degree.

The duration of the programme is three academic years and an academic year consists of two semesters. The programme is offered in three levels ; Diploma, Higher Diploma and Degree. Courses under new syllabus are offered from the year 2020 onward.

bba new syllabus

Total number of credits : 90

Year Fee
Year 1 Rs. 70,000
Year 2 Rs. 80,000
Year 3 Rs. 100,000
Total Rs. 250,000

Every year applications are called through our website. Paper advertisements will be published in newspapers. Application form can be accessed from the CDCE website http://www.pdn.ac.lk/cdce when CDCE call for applications.

University of Peradeniya.