The Diploma Awarding ceremony of the Diploma in People Skills (DPS) and Diploma in Enterprise Resource Planning (DERP) offered by the Department of Marketing Management, Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies, University of Kelaniya, was held on 16th of December 2022.
DERP and DPS are offered to the undergraduates of the Department of Marketing Management parallel to the degree program with the objective of making them readily employable in the right employment. From the year 2021, the DERP is offered to external learning partners too. Specifically, DPS aims at inculcating the right attitude in undergraduates, and Nestle Lanka PLC and Unilever Sri Lanka are the main strategic partners in this program. DERP is a result of the SAP University Alliance Partnership of the Department of Marketing Management, and attune Consulting is the main delivery partner.
Dr. P.N.D. Fernando, Dean- Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies, Prof. Ravi Dissanayake, Head- Department of Marketing Management, Senior Lecturer S. Uditha Bandara, Coordinator- Diploma in People Skills, Senior Lecturer Shanika Wijenayake, Coordinator- Diploma in Enterprise Resource Planning, other academic staff members of Department of Marketing Management, Mr. Prageeth Wanigasekara, Talent Acquisition Lead of Attune Consulting, Mr. Indrachapa Liyanage, SAP Financial Consultant of Attune Consulting and members of the external resource panel, non-academic staff members & diploma holders attended the event.