Diploma in Professional Business Coaching

Quality businesses can contribute towards a country’s prosperity, thus the need for the enhancement of business coaching skills was seen as a necessity in the local micro, small and medium-scale business enterprises (MSMEs) sector in Sri Lanka therefore, Business Coaching has become widely respected as a service supporting Owner/ Manager development and business performance improvement, globally. The Department of Tourism Studies (DTS), Faculty of Management (FOM) of Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka (UWU) proposed Diploma in Professional Business Coaching in collaboration with the  Australian Government-funded Skills for Inclusive Growth (S4IG) program and the Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industries in Sri Lanka (FCCISL) to strengthen the quality of candidates in business coaching enriched with leadership qualities, creativity, analytical and critical thinking, cross-cultural awareness, communication skills, financial management, and management skills, and IT mastery as these are fundamentally demanded skills in business operation.

The program involves one-on-one mentoring through which managers are guided to align business planning with practical work activities that will enhance their businesses in diverse manners. Coaching enables business owners to be successful and uplift performance in ways that are measurable and sustainable with an opportunity for business operators to experience and undertake accredited and recognized training.

The duration of the program is one year which will be covered 30 credits.


Application Closing Date: 30 April 2023

Course Fee: LKR 60, 000.00 (Can be paid in two installments)

1st Installment: LKR 30,000.00

2nd Installment: LKR 30,000.00 )

and Registration fee: LKR. 1,000.00


Application Form

Apply Before 30, April 2023

Candidates’ selection process: Applications will be shortlisted and conducting interviews

How to Apply

Candidates can download the online applications from here or can collect from the CODL Office.

Candidates can submit duly completed applications along with certified copies of certificates via, registered post by mentioning “Application for the Diploma in Professional Business Coaching Programme” on the top left corner of the envelope.

Postal Address: Director/Center for Open and Distance Learning (CODL), Uva Wellassa University, Passara Road, Badulla

And fill the online application form and submit it on or before 30, April 2023.
Commencement of the diploma Program: May 2023
For more information, please contact 0552226276 – CODL Office / 0711049997 -Ms Shamila Wijesundara (Programme Coordinator-Diploma in Professional Business Coaching)





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