Programmes Offered by RIC and Entry Requirements

RIC currently offer 13 Honours Degrees and three Certificates (Diplomas) through the University of London International Programmes. The Certificate of Higher Education in Social Sciences (CHESS) is equivalent to the first year of the BSc degrees leading to Economics, Management, Business, Accounting, Finance, International Relations and International Development fields. Certificate of Higher Education in Common Law (CertHE) is equivalent to the first year of the LL.B of the University of London. The Certificate programmes require full time study at the institute and 80% attendance prior to exam entry. Every year nearly 500 hundred students enroll in the respective degree and certificate programmes.  


Foundation Programme

International Foundation Programme


CertHE Programmes

CertHE in Common Law

CertHE in Social Sciences

CertHE in Computing and Information Systems

CertHE in Creative Computing


BSc Programmes

BSc Accounting and Finance

BSc Banking and Finance

BSc Business and Management

BSc Computing and Information Systems

BSc Creative Computing

BSc Development and Economics

BSc Economics

BSc Economics and Finance

BSc Economics and Management

BSc International Development

BSc International Relations

BSc Management and Digital Innovation

BSc Mathematics and Economics


Law Programmes


Master of Laws (LLM)



Academic Calendar

Annual Intakes



Some of Our Best Performers….

Royal Institute of Colombo – the only Affiliate Center in Sri Lanka for University of London – produced 24 BSc First Class graduates in 2016/17 academic year.