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50% of the academic delivery from 3rd Year onwards will be delivered by American faculty from the USA, giving students a real international American experience right here in Sri Lanka!


AMERICAN BUSINESS DEGREE completion leading to admission (English proficiency test exempted)to MBA with paid carrier experience in the USA.
Study online OR on campus!

American degree in Sri Lanka now. American University Programs (AUP) is another exclusive product launched by PATHE Global Campus (PGC). With AUP you can complete a full American Management Degree program in Sri Lanka at PGC.

In collaboration with their long term American university partner, Cleary University PGC offer the Cleary University Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA) Degree at the PGC campus in Sri Lanka in a most unique format. This a fantastic opportunity to study, experience, and earn a US Degree right here in Sri Lanka. The 3-year program is full time and involves a dynamic, multi-faceted, intensive learning experience.

Schedules may vary for some subjects but generally, classes are conducted on weekdays from 9 AM to 4 PM. The program is delivered by an expert faculty of qualified lecturers from government university business faculties as well as by key industry professionals. The program follows the American interactive teaching style with continual assessment and holistic development of the student rather than a narrow focus n selected exams. Students will learn and develop, not merely memorize. Program delivery will include modern teaching concepts and resources combined with the Internet and the latest in hi-tech teaching methodology, replicating the process used in the USA.

The program gives graduates an area of business specialization and a BBA in Management to accelerate their promotions and career advancement. Our areas of specialization are all areas of high demand in Sri Lanka and abroad and include the following:

  • Analytics
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Hospitality & Tourism
  • General Business


  • Recognized by UGC
  • Regionally accredited in the USA
  • Students receive identical degree qualification and document as students who study in the USA
  • The U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard ranked Cleary University No. 6 for graduate salaries in its state.
  • All AUP students receive comprehensive Career Coaching from an international professional.
  • Attend the graduation ceremony in the USA and receive your degree at Cleary University.
  • Transfer to Cleary University anytime during the program.
    Students at the end of their Advanced Diploma will have the opportunity to join an annual supervised American Study Tour that includes Cleary University. Duration will depend on the schedule but will vary from 3 to 4 weeks and will include company business visits organized through AUP in cooperation with Cleary University and a special education program. The objective of the US Study Tour is to enrich the American experience and give students real exposure to the American business and education environment. Participation in the US Study Tour is voluntary but strongly encouraged as this activity will add valuable scope and depth to the American program and the students’ personal experiences.
  • AUP Graduates with a minimum of 2.5 CGPA are admission to MBA at Cleary University U.S.A. with an English Proficiency test exempted. The MBA program includes paid career experience so students graduate and return home with Education and Experience, the combination sought by employers all around the world. AUP graduates can complete up to 3 MBA subjects in Sri Lanka and save thousands of dollars in tuition and living expenses. Your American MBA from Cleary University, your Asian background, and your American career experience will definitely enhance your chances of securing the best jobs in the global employment market.
American University Program Sri Lanka

Mr. Daniel R. Kelch 

Daniel is one of the most experienced professionals in the international education industry with over 44 years of international experience. He is currently engaged with recruitment and the development of Cleary University projects in Asia, Africa and the Middle East with the objective of providing a greater number of international students world-class American Higher Education at lower cost.

Director of International Admissions
(Asia/Africa/Middle East)
Cleary University, USA

Dr. Senaka Gamage

A Grade1 senior lecturer with a spinning background of over 20 years of university-level lecturing, has held the posts of head of Department / Dean of Faculty of Management & Commerce Studies and Senate member of Sri Jayawardanapura University. He is the present Governing Council Member and Examination Board Chairman – Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka. Dr. Gamage also works closely in various capacities with the University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education, and the Accounting Resource Centre of the Department of Accounting.
Currently, he is appointed as a Director Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) project of the USJP & Serves as an Academic Syndicate Member of the Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Studies & as a Quality Assurance reviewer for Institutional and Subject reviewers in Management, Accounting, Arts, Engineering, Medicine and Science since 2007.  He holds a Ph.D. in Accounting.

Chief Academic Consultant
PGUT /AUP Programmes
PATHE Global Campus


AUP Advance Certificate Entry

GCE O/L three passes and two credits for Mathematics and English OR GCE A/L streams other than Commerce (according to the subjects they successfully completed may receive credit against electives).

AUP Diploma Entry

PGC Advanced Certificate (Foundation) OR GCE A/L (accounting & economics) & English Proficiency test.
English proficiency will be examined at PGC by Academic Department Coordinated by Student Advisor. Those who do not meet required English proficiency could be enrolled in a supplementary English course.


Attractive credit exemptions to other reputed academic and professional qualifications will be evaluated on a case by case basis. Such would be but not limited to are Edexcel, CIMA, SIM, SLIM, ACA, CMA….etc.


Cleary University is a regionally accredited NON-PROFIT multi-campus American university specializing in business degrees at Bachelor (undergraduate) and Masters (postgraduate) levels.

Cleary University was founded in 1883 and has prepared tens of thousands of graduates for successful business careers over the past 136 years. A long tradition of excellence is combined with bold, innovation to give students the absolute best in international education and future opportunities.

Our Innovative programs include final year undergraduate degree completion transfer programs in the USA and a unique range of MBA programs that combine education of the highest standard with practical, real-world paid career experience to produce graduates that are “job-ready”. Our MBA concentrations include programs for business undergraduates; engineering, IT, and science undergraduates; and programs for nurses, doctors, and others with an interest in the health care field. We also have options for graduates from other disciplines who want to increase their career and job opportunities by adding a Master’s level business degree to their undergraduate degree.


  • 3 Years



Merit/Extra-curricular activity-based SCHOLARSHIPS up to Rs.1,000,000/- exclusively for 2020 AUP admissions.  Apply Now to check your eligibility for the

Foreign Lecturers

50% of the academic delivery from 3rd  Year onwards is delivered by American lecturing staff which shall fly from the USA.

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