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ANC Offers Highest Ranking Top-up Degrees in Business and Psychology from UWL

ANC Education boasts an unrivaled reputation as the only educational institution in Sri Lanka to offer a full spectrum of educational services recognized everywhere in the world and 16 years of excellence in international/ transnational education, creating multiple pathways for local students to earn world class qualifications in several fields of study.
The collaboration between ANC and a number of top notch educational institutions, work placement/ internship programs, links with professional bodies and industry, etc. have enabled local students to thrive in a globalized economic environment.
Top-up degrees in Business and Psychology commenced this year- a great opportunity for students looking for a degree that builds on their previous study as it offers completion of an Honors degree-the advantage of the opportunity to obtain Honors degree level proficiency in Business or Psychology in just one year of study.
Entry Requirements
BA (Hons) Business Studies (Top-up):
Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE)
BTEC Level 5
SQA Professional Development Award (SCQF level 8) standard
OTHM Level 5
Diploma in Management Accounting ¬ CIMA (Operational Level)
ABE Level 5 Diploma
NIBM Advanced Diploma
Year 1 & 2 completion at any recognized university
ACCA skills level
IBSL fully completed

12 months (weekends/ evenings schedule)
Progression Pathway
Previous professional and tertiary qualifications (mentioned under entry criteria) are articulated for advanced standing as equivalent to Year 1 and 2 of the three-year BA (Hons) Business Studies Degree or BSc (Hons) Psychology program offered by the University of West London (UWL). This allows students to progress onto the final year of a degree of their choice to earn world-class qualifications in just one year of study, while enjoying the convenience of studying in Sri Lanka. These business and psychology graduates can also continue on to complete a top-ranked Master’s degree offered by UWL in 12-15 months.
University of West London
UWL degree programs focus on skill development to suit the requirements of the industry or global market. 97% of UWL graduates are in employment or grad school within six months of graduation, making UWL one of the top ten institutes in the UK for employability (Higher Education Statistics Agency-HESA): “we are the Career University and we work exceptionally hard to support our students and get them into rewarding and fulfilling employment… We offer career focused teaching developed for today’s job market, impressive links with industry, and outstanding support…,” says Professor Peter John, Vice Chancellor-UWL.
Guaranteed Paid Student Internship (GPSI) Program
ANC students are encouraged to gain hands-on experience in their chosen field of study through ANC’s Guaranteed Paid Student Internship (GPSI) program, a partnership between ANC and some of the leading brands in Sri Lanka, including MAS Holding, Virtusa, Samsung, DIMO, Hilton, Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts, and Heyleys. “We have observed that students gain transferable skills essential for employment through internships. We all want suitable manpower with hands-on experience and employable skills, such as communication, adaptability, positive attitude, leadership, willingness to learn, integrity, teamwork, etc. to facilitate the growth of our organizations. We are more than happy to welcome ANC undergrads and postgrads as interns, as it is most definitely a win-win situation”, says Mr. SHANTHA KURUMBALAPITIYA, COO – SERENDIB LEISURE MANAGEMENT LIMITED (SUBSIDIARY OF HEMAS HOLDINGS PLC).
Psychology students are also encouraged to have real world experience in an environment structured to support their learning goals. Past students have interned in hospitals, schools, NGOs, government organizations, HR departments, etc. Along the way, faculty advisors work closely with them and provide feedback to help them identify opportunities for further growth. It has been observed that 7 out of 10 internships result in a full time job offer.

Registrations now open for the May intake!
For more information, contact/ visit ANC:
• 0777449955|| No.308 – 310, R. A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03
• 322, Peradeniya Road, Kandy
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