Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Computation And Management Degree Programme


The Faculty also conducts four year B.Sc. degree programmes in Computation and Managements (jointly with the Faculty of Arts) for students admitted from a separate window by the University Grants Commission (UGC).


To provide a stimulating undergraduate degree programme which would equip students who wish to enter industry, commerce of public administration with high quality management and computational skills and adequate knowledge in mathematics and economics to meet the challenges of modern business management. The training would enable the students to proceed directly to senior positions in management and rise rapidly to positions of decision making in their organizations. The programme would provide sufficient background to enable students to take up careers in computing the skills required would assist them to set up and run their own businesses.


At the completion of the course, graduates would have acquired the knowledge and skills necessary to meet the demands of today’s challenging business environment. More specifically, the graduate is expected to be able to understand the fundamental concept of management that will enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of the graduate in the workplace, understand the basic economics and its use in the business environment, use econometric analysis in their work, understand the principles of accounting, undertake the management of human resources, Understand the principles of operations management and project management and their applications in the manufacturing and service sector, design and develop software and use them to solve business problems, establish and maintain database systems and use mathematical methods in economic analysis and solving problems in management.

Departments of Study:

Department of Statistics and Computer Science, Department of Mathematics Faculty of Science and Department of Management Studies and Department of Economic of the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya

The Board of Examiners will meet to consider the performance of the candidates. To pass the Computation and Management Degree, the candidates have to fulfill the requirements stipulated in "Requirements To Pass The B.Sc. In Statistics And Operations Research And The B.Sc. In Computation And Management" in Undergraduate Student Handbook.

A student who has fulfilled all the conditions stipulated in "Requirements to pass the B.Sc. in Statistics and Operations Research and the B.Sc. in Computation and Management" shall be awarded honours, if he/she fulfills the additional requirements stipulated in "Award of Honours on Completion of B.Sc. In Statistics And Operations Research And B.Sc. In Computation And Management Programmes" in Undergraduate Student Handbook.