Diploma  in Finance(DipFin)

Offered by the Department of Finance

The Diploma in Finance is aimed at providing a strong foundation for those who require skill development and career progression in Finance. Moreover, the program intends to create enthusiasm among individuals to strengthen their finance education while filling the skill gap prevailing in the market at present.


1. To provide participants with an overall understanding of key areas in the discipline of finance.
2. To enhance the knowledge in finance while providing opportunities for the
participants to understand their practical application in the business environment.
3. Building competencies among the participants to seek better prospects in the field of finance.


Duration One Academic Year (Consisting Two Semesters)

Programme Structure

Semester I    – Five compulsory modules (03 credits each) 

Semester II   – Five compulsory modules (03 credits each)

Total     = 30 credits

Lecture Dates Weekends
Lecture Mode Hybrid (Online/Onsite)
Medium English
Total Investment Rs.125,000 /= payable in two installments (excluding application fees, registration fees, examination fees and library deposits)


For further inquiries, please contact;

Course Coordinator DipFin,

Department of Finance, Faculty of Management and Finance,

University of Colombo,

Colombo 03.

Email:  diploma-finance@fmf.cmb.ac.lk

Tele: +94-112- 501294/ +94 779041298