The Department of Accountancy offers the “Certificate in Personal Financial Management (CPFM)” to cater the long felt need of individuals in Sri Lanka as there is not a single certificate programme in this discipline offered by any university. This half-year certificate course provides fundamentals of personal financing enabling individuals to learn how to live with financial independence. This certificate course covers only some basic aspects of Personal Financial Management with five course modules.

Curriculum of Certificate in Personal Financial Management


Code Course Name Credits
CPFM 1113 Personal Financial Management   3
CPFM 1123  Personal Taxation 3
CPFM 1134 Risk Management 4
CPFM 1144 Time Value of Money  4
CPFM 1154 Investment and Retirement Planning 4
  Total Credits 18