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MBM in Marketing Commences

The inauguration ceremony of Masters in Business and Management (MBM) in Marketing, offered by the Faculty of Commerce and Management studies, University of Kelaniya was held on 13th March, 2016 at the auditorium of the Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies.

The ceremony was presided over by the Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Sunanda Madduma Bandara. The keynote address was delivered by Mr. Dilith Jayaweera, Managing Director of Triad (Pvt) Ltd. The Senior Lecturer of the Department of Marketing, Mr. Ajith Medis spoke at the ceremony. The Dean of the Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies Dr. D.M. Semasinghe, the Faculty staff and the graduate students were also present at this occasion.

 

University of Kelaniya Signs MOU with attune as the Main Delivery Partner of Diploma in ERP

 


University of Kelaniya, Department of Marketing Management (DMM) announces the signing of MOU with attune Lanka (Pvt) Ltd – a fully owned subsidiary of MAS holdings, on 9th March 2016 at the University of Kelaniya. With this MOU attune comes onboard as the key delivery partner of the Diploma in Enterprise Resources planning (DERP) offered by the Department of Marketing Management. Through this partnership, attune will provide firsthand knowledge of leading ERP practices used by global companies and will collaborate with the Department to co-develop course content and conduct lectures.

The Department of Marketing Management (DMM), University of Kelaniya is the sole ‘SAP University Alliance’ partner in Sri Lanka and it is the first time in the world to introduce a diploma programme in ERP under the SAP University Alliance Programme.  DERP is aiming at offering delivering blended learning to internal and external learners and this partnership enables collaborative delivery of academia cum industry experts disseminating the content of DERP in the right context.  From the inception of the DERP in 2014 attune has been a steadfast partner in facilitating the delivery as our core industry partner in making ERP based teaching and learning a reality. It is also noteworthy that attune’s initiative with DERP went beyond supporting but rather ‘an ownership taking CSR venture’, and with this MOU signing DMM expect a lasting relationship in ‘crafting ERP enabled strategist’ in keeping with the vision of DMM.

While the MOU was signed by Senior Professor Sunanda Madduma Bandara the Vice Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya and Chief Operating Officer of attune Lanka (Pvt) ltd. Mr. Hiranjan De Silva, Dr. D.M Semasinghe the Dean of the Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, Dr. Bandara Wanninayake the Head of the Department of Marketing Management, Dr. Anura Karunarathna the Head of the Department of Accountancy, Dr. Ajantha Samarakoon the Head of the Commerce and Financial Management Department and academic staff members of the Department of Marketing Management and representative from the management team of attune Lanka (Pvt) Ltd  were also present.

This was organized by the Department of Marketing Management.

 

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