University Foundation – EQUIVALENT TO A LEVEL


Advanced Certificate in Business Management/ Health

Course code: ACBM/ ACH

PGC Uni Foundation is intended to cater for those who do not have solid ALevel education background and but seek to enroll for bachelor’s level business/health related programmes. It is also suitable for those who have studied Advanced level subjects (or equivalent) in areas that do not provide the necessary background within the related disciplines required for the chosen degree programmes.

PGC Foundation programme enables you to acquire valuable theoretical and practical experience at a measured pace, as well as the transferable skills important for higher education. The programme curriculums are designed according to the international standards & are upgraded yearly in order to meet the ever-changing university educational standards.

The programme can be followed during the time you follow your OLevel or ALevels. Key feature of the foundation is that the programme is treated as equal to ALevels commerce/ bio streams.

Business Stream

Introduction to Computing
Communication Skills
Introduction to Mathematics
Introduction to Accounting
Introduction to Marketing
Fundamentals of Business and Economics
Introduction to Management
Business Statistics
Academic English

Health Stream

Biology I & II
Chemistry I & II
Physics I & II
Information Technology

One year (Full Time) delivered accelerated method in 8 months 18 months (Part Time) delivered accelerated method in 10 months

Lecture Schedule – Weekday
Monday to Friday 9.00 to 4.00

Lecture Schedule – Weekend
Saturday & Sunday 9.00 to 4.00

NOTE: Due COVID the programme is delivered ON-CAMPUS and LIVESTREAMED (Virtual Classroom). Students could opt with which platform they wish to study. The livestream online classes makes a student to participate in PGC programmes from anywhere in the world.

OLevels OR equivalent or PGC Pre-Foundation

NOTE: those with less English proficiency will have to follow extra English programme which can be followed parallel to the foundation.

PGC is registered with TVAC under the ministry of skills development, PHSRC under the health ministry and Maldives accreditation.

The programme leads to assured admission in Diplomas/ Advanced Diplomas completed in Sri Lanka and transfer to degree overseas. The successful graduates could apply to more than 60 partner Universities across the globe through our Study Abroad Department.*

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