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ACCA declares Oxford College of Business Best Among SME’s for Sustainable Reporting

Oxford College of Business (OCB) emerged Winner in the SME sector at the ACCA Sri Lanka Sustainability Reporting Awards 2021, which concluded recently. The prestigious ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards presented for the 17th year and recognizes responsible corporates for their excellent demonstration in environmental, society and sustainability reporting. The entries were judged on a global … Continue reading "ACCA declares Oxford College of Business Best Among SME’s for Sustainable Reporting"

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Oxford College of Business wins Gold at the 56th Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards

Sri Lanka’s leading private higher education provider, Oxford College of Business bagged Gold in the Small and Medium Sized Entities at the recently concluded Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka’s 56th Annual Report awards reinforcing the company’s prowess in financial disclosure. Organised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka), the Awards … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins Gold at the 56th Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards"

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Oxford College of Business recognized at UN Volunteers Country Awards

Oxford College of Business was recognized by the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) for its outstanding volunteer contribution through citizen engagement within the Corporate Sector in Sri Lanka at the UNV50 Country Awards. Hon. Namal Rajapaksa Minister of Youth & Sports, Minister of Development Co-ordination and Monitoring and State Minister of Digital Technology and Enterprise Development was the … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business recognized at UN Volunteers Country Awards"

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Oxford College of Business recognized at Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Awards 2021

Nov 23, Colombo: Oxford College of Business was declared 2nd Runner Up in the ‘Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award 2021’  in the category of Businesses with Less than Rs. 15 Billion Annual Turnover based on complex criteria linked to social, environmental and economic value, compliance, resilience, stakeholder management and crisis response at the  annual event … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business recognized at Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Awards 2021"

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We are recognized as a Best Workplace in Sri Lanka for the 8th year in a row

Oxford College of Business (OCB) was ranked one of the top 40 Best Workplaces in Sri Lanka for the 8th year in a row. The rankings are put together based on an independent employee trust audit carried out by the Great Place to Work® organization, a global authority on workplace culture, which recognizes organizations with the … Continue reading "We are recognized as a Best Workplace in Sri Lanka for the 8th year in a row"

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Oxford College of Business Win Hallbars Sustainability Award 2021

Movies have Oscars, Sustainability now has Hallbars ! Oxford College of Business has been awarded the sustainability ‘Oscar’ at the Hallbars Sustainability Reports Awards held at the Alfred Nobel House in Karlskoga, Sweden on October 21, the birthday of inventor and founder of the Nobel Prizes, Alfred Nobel. Due to Covid-19 attendance restrictions, Oxford College … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business Win Hallbars Sustainability Award 2021"

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OXFORD COLLEGE OF BUSINESS RANKED 9TH BEST WORKPLACES IN ASIA FOR SME’S IN 2021

Oxford College of Business, bagged the 9th spot in the “Best 100 Small and Medium Business” category, global firm Great Place to Work. The survey conducted by the global firm Great Place to Work reached out to 3.3 million employees from over 1,000 companies across 16 countries in Asia and the Middle East. It involves … Continue reading "OXFORD COLLEGE OF BUSINESS RANKED 9TH BEST WORKPLACES IN ASIA FOR SME’S IN 2021"

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ICRA ASSIGNS [SL] BBB ISSUER RATING FOR OXFORD COLLEGE OF BUSINESS

The rating factors in the track record in the education sector, leading market position in 12-month postgraduate programmes among the private educational institutes, and healthy financial profile. The company reported healthy performance in H1FY2021 marked by revenue growth and improvement in operating margin, supported by healthy enrolment levels for postgraduate courses. The company’s financial profile … Continue reading "ICRA ASSIGNS [SL] BBB ISSUER RATING FOR OXFORD COLLEGE OF BUSINESS"

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OXFORD COLLEGE OF BUSINESS RANKED 13TH BEST SMALL AND MEDIUM WORKPLACE IN ASIA – 2020

COLOMBO – Oxford College of Business (OCB) was ranked 13th Best Small and Medium Workplaces in Asia 2020. In addition Oxford College of Business was also: Listed as one of the top 40 Best Workplaces in Sri Lanka – 2020, Listed as one of the 10 best workplaces for women in Sri Lanka -2020, Silver Award … Continue reading "OXFORD COLLEGE OF BUSINESS RANKED 13TH BEST SMALL AND MEDIUM WORKPLACE IN ASIA – 2020"

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Oxford College of Business wins top honours CMA Integrated Reporting Awards 2020

Oxford College of Business (OCB) stamped its supremacy in financial disclosure at the CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2020, winning the Best Integrated Report – Small and Medium Enterprises Sector.  Oxford College of Business also received a special award for Best Disclosure on Materiality and a Certificate of Merit at the 6th edition of this prestigious awards ceremony of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka.

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Oxford College of Business wins Bronze Award at the CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards 2019

Sri Lanka’s leading private higher education provider won a bronze, at the recently concluded Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka’s 55th Annual Report awards under the Small and Medium Sized Entities category.The bronze for overall excellence in annual financial reporting in the SME category, is true testament to Oxford College of Business’s commitment to sound corporate … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins Bronze Award at the CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards 2019"

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Oxford College of Business shines at Best Corporate Citizen Awards 2019

Sri Lanka’s premier Higher Education Provider, Oxford College of Business, (OCB) set new benchmarks across the Sri Lankan higher education sector having been presented with two awards at the recently concluded Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Awards 2019 (BCCSA). Oxford College of Business was declared Winner in the event’s flagship category … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business shines at Best Corporate Citizen Awards 2019"

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Oxford College of Business recognized as on the 10 Best Workplaces for Women in Sri Lanka

  Great Place to Work together with Daily FT and Women in Management have honouredOxford College of Business as one of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Women in Sri Lanka. To compile the Best Workplaces for Women, Great Place to Work® analysed anonymous survey feedback from over 30 organisations across the country. These organisations were … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business recognized as on the 10 Best Workplaces for Women in Sri Lanka"

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Oxford College of Business recognized as one Asia’s Best Workplaces – 2019

Oxford College of Business, Sri Lanka’s leading higher education provider, has been recognized as a Best Workplace in Asia for 2019 by Great Place to Work® (GPW), the global people analytics and consulting firm known for its annual Best Workplaces list. Furthermore, Oxford College of Business is also proud to announce that it has been … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business recognized as one Asia’s Best Workplaces – 2019"

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Oxford College of Business bags two awards at National Business Excellence Awards 2018

In continuing recognition of its excellence in business and contributions towards the economic progress of the country, Oxford College of Business was named the Silver Award Winner in the Educational Service sector at the National Business Excellence Awards 2018. In addition to this accolade, the company was felicitated once more at the awards ceremony this … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business bags two awards at National Business Excellence Awards 2018"

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Oxford College of Business wins Silver at CA Annual Report Awards 2018

Oxford College of Business was once again recognised for best practice corporate reporting at the 54th Annual Report Awards 2018 conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accounts (CA) of Sri Lanka. Oxford College of Business took the silver award under the Small and Medium Sized Entities (SME) category at a glittering event that took place … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins Silver at CA Annual Report Awards 2018"

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Oxford College of Business wins “Laureate Status” at Great Place to Work 2018

Oxford College of Business has received yet another accolade which lays claim to its fame among its employees. Oxford College of Business became the only educational provider in Sri Lanka to be among the Top 25 best organizations in the “Great Place to Work,” listing for the 5th consecutive year by Great Place to Work … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins “Laureate Status” at Great Place to Work 2018"

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Oxford College of Business wins bronze at CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards 2017

Oxford College of Business announced that its annual report 2016/17 was awarded Bronze in the Small and Medium Sized Entities Category at the 53rd Annual Report Awards competition conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) at a glittering event that took place at Sirimavo Bandaranaike Hall, BMICH on the … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins bronze at CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards 2017"

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Oxford College of Business wins “Great Place to Work®” Award 2017 for the fourth consecutive year

Great Place to Work® in partnership with Ceylon Chamber of Commerce named Oxford College of Business (OCB) as one of the Top 25 best workplaces in Sri Lanka on their annual 2017 Best Companies to Work For list, published recently in LMD magazine. This is the fourth consecutive time Oxford College of Business has received … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins “Great Place to Work®” Award 2017 for the fourth consecutive year"

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Oxford College of Business recognized at CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards 2016

Oxford College of Business, won a ‘Compliance Award’ in the Small and Medium Sized Entities at the 52nd Annual Report Awards 2016 organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka. The event was held on the 6th of December under the patronage of Finance Minister Hon. Ravi Karunanayake. This competition is considered the … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business recognized at CA Sri Lanka Annual Report Awards 2016"

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Oxford College of Business wins top Honours at National Business Excellence Awards 2016

Oxford College of Business, Sri Lanka’s pioneer education provider and leader in private higher education received high honours at the recently concluded National Business Excellence Awards 2016, the prestigious annual awards ceremony organised by the National Chamber of Commerce.Oxford College of Business competed with the most influential Corporates in the country to win two major … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins top Honours at National Business Excellence Awards 2016"

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Oxford College of Business Wins Silver Award at CNCI Industrial Excellence Award 2016

Oxford College of Business the premier Business School in Sri Lanka was placed at the helm of success at the 15 CNCI Achiever Industrial Excellence Awards organized by the Ceylon National Chamber of Industries. The award ceremony took place at the Galadari hotel on 18th August 2016 and was graced by many distinguished guests from … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business Wins Silver Award at CNCI Industrial Excellence Award 2016"

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Oxford College of Business Wins Coveted “Best Places to Work” Award 2016 for the Third Consecutive Year

Colombo, Sri Lanka – 8th July 2016 – Oxford College of Business, Sri Lanka’s pioneer education provider and leader in Sri Lanka’s private higher education, announced that for the third consecutive year Oxford College of Business was listed as one of the top 25 Great Places To Work For in Sri Lanka by Great Place … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business Wins Coveted “Best Places to Work” Award 2016 for the Third Consecutive Year"

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Oxford College of Business CSR initiative, recognized as one of the best in Asia

Singapore was the host to the Annual Enterprise Asia, Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards and International CSR Sumit 2016 on 24th June 2016 at Resort World, Resort World Sentosa, Convention Center, Singapore. Over 200 senior executives from multinational and leading corporations in Asia attended the event and witnessed the awards presentation. Oxford College of Business (OCB) … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business CSR initiative, recognized as one of the best in Asia"

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Australian Institute of Business Achieves #1 Ranking Success

2016 MBA Rankings – CEO Magazine The Australian Institute of Business (AIB)’s MBA programme has taken the #1 spot in a recent top business school ranking by CEO Magazine. AIB achieved the top position for Australian MBA programmes, marking the fourth consecutive year that the business school has participated in the ranking, and taken place … Continue reading "Australian Institute of Business Achieves #1 Ranking Success"

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Oxford College of Business honoured with Silver and Merit Awards at the National Business Excellence Awards 2015

Oxford College of Business was once again recognised for demonstrating excellence at the National Business Excellence Awards 2015, when it took away the Silver award in the small business category. This was the third consecutive year that the business school was recognised at the annual awards in favour of its exemplary business practices, which have … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business honoured with Silver and Merit Awards at the National Business Excellence Awards 2015"

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Oxford College of Business maintains 100% pass rate for ABE (UK)

View(s): Oxford College of Business, one of Sri Lanka’s pioneer and leading business schools in the country has received ISO 9001:2008 certification, it has announced. ISO 9001 is an international standard which shows that an organisation has been independently assessed, and has an effective framework for quality management. ISO 9001 is a very widely recognised … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business maintains 100% pass rate for ABE (UK)"

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Why Oxford College of Business? Because It’s Blue

View(s): In the market for business education, only a very few schools are willing to spend serious money to get their branding right, further more there are only very few private higher education providers in the country which concentrates purely on business education. At Oxford College of Business (OCB), which is regarded as the number … Continue reading "Why Oxford College of Business? Because It’s Blue"

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Notable Alumni

You don’t graduate out of Oxford College of Business you graduate into it.The Oxford College of Business Alumni (OCB) Network is the Business School’s official business alumni network. Managed by the Oxford College of Business, the OCB Alumni Network was launched in 2009 with the vision of building a world-class business and management network. The … Continue reading "Notable Alumni"

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Oxford College of Business achieves internationally recognised OHSAS certification

Oxford College of Business continues to develop its management systems to reach even higher standards. Oxford College of Business, Sri Lanka’s premier higher education provider is pleased to announce that it has successfully implementation Occupational Health & Safety management system within its organization and it is now OHSAS 18001 certified. Registration to OHSAS 18001 by … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business achieves internationally recognised OHSAS certification"

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Oxford College of Business wins Gold at CNCI Achiever Awards 2015

Oxford College of Business, Sri Lanka’s leading higher education provider in Sri Lanka, won the Gold Award National Level in the Service – Small Category, at the Achievers Industrial Excellence Awards 2015 presented by the Ceylon National Chamber of Industries (CNCI). An acknowledgement of Industrial and Service Excellence, The CNCI Awards is one of Sri … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins Gold at CNCI Achiever Awards 2015"

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Oxford College of Business Named a “Great Place to Work” for the 2nd Time

Employee Survey Validates Oxford College of Business’s Commitment to Employee Success, Career Development and a Healthy Work Environment as Oxford College of Business Continues to Thrive as Sri Lanka’s best business school. Oxford College of Business Sri Lanka’s premier business school today announced that the country’s most popular business school was one of the top … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business Named a “Great Place to Work” for the 2nd Time"

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Latest Rankings Place AIB’s MBA at #4 in Australia and #10 in the World

The International Graduate Forum has ranked AIB’s MBA as 4th in Australia and 10th in the world according to the latest rankings released in the Winter 2014/15 edition of CEO Magazine (UK). 2015 also marks the third consecutive year that AIB has participated in the ranking and taken its place among the top 20 MBAs … Continue reading "Latest Rankings Place AIB’s MBA at #4 in Australia and #10 in the World"

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Oxford College of Business wins two Silver Awards at the National Business Excellence Awards 2014

Oxford College of Business was recently recognized and awarded the 1st runner-up among all small business entities in Sri Lanka and runner-up in the educational services category, when they won the two silver awards at the National Business Excellence Awards 2014. The National Business Excellence Awards is an annual award competition conducted by the National … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins two Silver Awards at the National Business Excellence Awards 2014"

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Australian Institute of Business becomes the Platinum Sponsor of the 5th Annual OCB Alumni Dinner Dance Details

Australian Institute of Business has become the Platinum Sponsor of the Oxford College of Business (OCB) Alumni’s 5th Annual year end dinner dance 2014, which will be held on the 28th of November at the Hilton Colombo Grand Ballroom from 9.00 pm onwards. This year’s extravaganza will be graced by over 250 past and present … Continue reading "Australian Institute of Business becomes the Platinum Sponsor of the 5th Annual OCB Alumni Dinner Dance Details"

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11 years of ABE at Oxford College of Business; 16 world prize winners and counting

Oxford College of Business (OCB) produced yet another world prize winner for ABE in the recently concluded examinations held in June 2014, taking its tally of world prize winners produced to 16. This is the highest number of world prize winners produced by a single educational provider in the history of Sri Lanka. Mr. Michael … Continue reading "11 years of ABE at Oxford College of Business; 16 world prize winners and counting"

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OCB won the Achiever Industrial Excellence Award 2014

Oxford College of Business becomes the only educational provider to win the Achiever Industrial Excellence Award 2014 Oxford College of Business (OCB) created yet another milestone by being conferred the Bronze Award at the National Level among all small businesses (Service Sector) for 2014. The Ceylon National Chamber of Industries (CNCI), held its annual award … Continue reading "OCB won the Achiever Industrial Excellence Award 2014"

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OCB presents the Inaugural Bowling Tournament

Oxford College of Business together with its Alumni organized its Inaugural Bowling Tournament held on Saturday 23rd August 2014 @6.00 pm onwards at the strikes bowling centre – Excel World The event was Open to all past and present students of Oxford College of Business. After 3 rounds of intense competition, The 3 Holes Rollers … Continue reading "OCB presents the Inaugural Bowling Tournament"

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Oxford College of Business & its Alumni sponsor Corporate Leadership Program with Gary Kirsten

Oxford College of Business, Sri Lanka’s premier Business School and its Alumni (OCB Alumni) one of the most prestigious Alumni Associations in the country, once again was in the forefront of sponsoring another unique corporate leadership forum conducted by the world renowned cricket coach and corporate speaker Gary Kirsten. Oxford College of Business and its … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business & its Alumni sponsor Corporate Leadership Program with Gary Kirsten"

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Oxford College of Business listed as one of the Best Places to Work for (2014)

Oxford College of Business, Sri Lanka’s premier Business School was recently recognized and awarded as one of the Top 15 Best Companies to work in Sri Lanka for 2014 by Great Place to Work Institute in partnership with The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and LMD. When surveyed, 92% of Oxford College of Business (OCB) employees … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business listed as one of the Best Places to Work for (2014)"

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Oxford College of Business produces 3 World Prize winners for ABE (UK)

If producing one world prize winner for each ABE examination held for the past 11 years is a baffling situation, producing 3 world prize winners in one examination for ABE (UK) is by far an achievement which no other higher educational provider other than Oxford College of Business can boast about. In the recently concluded … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business produces 3 World Prize winners for ABE (UK)"

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Developing Mindful Management Skills as Part of the 12 Month MBA at Oxford College of Business

As the MBA qualification is sure to opeAs the MBA qualification is sure to open up new career development landscapes for senior managers and business leaders, it continues to remain the preferred postgraduate business qualification in Sri Lanka. The recognition enjoyed by the MBA in Sri Lanka is only fast gathering momentum and, in an … Continue reading "Developing Mindful Management Skills as Part of the 12 Month MBA at Oxford College of Business"

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Yet another novel CSR initiative carried out by Oxford College of Business together with its Alumni

For the Next Generation” is the phrase to describe Oxford College of Business and its Alumni’s CSR direction. OCB and the OCB Alumni continue to pursue a wide range of initiatives based on this direction. This time the CSR initiative revolved around two major projects. While one project involved the donation of a fully equipped … Continue reading "Yet another novel CSR initiative carried out by Oxford College of Business together with its Alumni"

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Heriot Watt University “Britain’s best kept secret,”

Heriot-Watt University is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the UK and has a reputation for innovative education, enterprise and leading edge research in science, business, engineering and design. Heriot-Watt graduates are very employable. Over 92% of Heriot-Watt graduates are in full-time employment or further study within 6 months of graduation, with approximately 75% … Continue reading "Heriot Watt University “Britain’s best kept secret,”"

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Oxford College of Business obtains ISO 14001 certification

Oxford College of Business (OCB) one of Sri Lanka’s premier business schools, proudly announced it has earned ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Standard Certification from TUV SUD Germany, an internationally accredited firm for management system standards. The certification is the most widely accepted international standard for environmental management systems (EMS). The successful award of the ISO 14001:2004 … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business obtains ISO 14001 certification"

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Oxford College of Business wins National Business Excellence Award 2013

Oxford College of Business was recently recognized as the 2nd runner-up among all small business entities in Sri Lanka, when they won the bronze award at the National Business Excellence Awards 2013. The National Business Excellence Awards is an annual award competition conducted by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) with a … Continue reading "Oxford College of Business wins National Business Excellence Award 2013"

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12-month AIB MBA at Oxford Collage ranked 10th in the world

MBA rankings testify to the brand value of a business school, and international institutions leave no stone unturned to figure on top of the list. Love them or hate them, business school rankings are important. Based upon data readily available in the public domain from various benchmarking sources, the International Graduate Forum (IGF) has developed … Continue reading "12-month AIB MBA at Oxford Collage ranked 10th in the world"

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12month MBA at Oxford College of Business & CSR goes hand in hand

  View(s): The role of corporate social responsibility (CSR) on MBA programmes is rapidly evolving as a result of the economic difficulties over the past five years, and only the best MBA programmes in the country recognize the importance of Corporate Social Responsibility. The 12month MBA at Oxford College of Business (OCB) offered in affiliation … Continue reading "12month MBA at Oxford College of Business & CSR goes hand in hand"

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