Welcome to the Institute of Management of Sri Lanka

Institute of Management of Sri Lanka (IMSL) is the national apex body in the field of professional management in Sri Lanka, dedicated to promoting professional management in the country. IMSL was inaugurated on 31st July 1986 and was incorporated by Act of Parliament No. 67 on 17th December 1988. Today, IMSL is a full member of the Asian Association of Management Organizations (AAMO), as Sri Lanka’s sole representative in AAMO.

The Institute is administered by a President, Four Vice Presidents, A Secretary an Assistant Secretary, a Treasurer and Committee of 15 members of which 3 members represent the affiliated Institutions and Organizations of this Institute. Such Members are duly elected at an Annual General Meeting. They constitute the Council of the Institute.




Notice is hereby given that the 38th Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Management of Sri Lanka (IMSL) will be held on Thursday, 23rd June, 2016 at 18.30hrs at the Hotel Galadari in Colombo 01 (Bougainville –Ballroom).

Currently, there are 15 sub-committees approved by the Council of Management on key areas of IMSL agenda to add more vigor, focus and direction to the Institute’s activities. The sub-committees have made tremendous efforts in this regard in the previous years. If you are interested to be a part of any of the following sub committees, and make a commitment with your time and competencies, kindly inform Mr. Ramesh Joseph - Manager Administration at the IMSL Secretariat by calling 0n (011) 2669385 / (+94) 71-7165489 or email secretariat@imsl.lk , imsl@sltnet.lk prior to the event.

The following are the committees that you could consider being involved in this year:

i. Admission Membership Development and Ethical Practices, ii. Education, iii. Information Technology iv. Seminars and Public Lectures, v. Media & Networking, vi. International Relations, vii. Fund raising / Revenue Generation, viii. Social, ix. Welfare, x. NMC 2016, xi. Constitutional Affairs, xii. Admin & Office Affairs, xiii. Editorial - Board - "Sri Lanka Management News", xiv. Innovation & Research, xv. Archives

The AGM will be followed by Cocktails and a sumptuous Dinner. The Dinner tickets are subsided priced at Rs. 1,500/- per head (Actual price Rs.2,500) . You are kindly requested to purchase your tickets in advance from Mr. Ramesh Joseph at the Secretariat (All major credit cards accepted).

Attire: Gents - Lounge suit, Ladies – Indian Saree/Kandyan Dress



The Asian Management Game(AMG) is one of the annual activities of Asian Association of Management Organisations (AAMO) which aims at connecting different management organizations in the Asian Pacific region. This competition which has been run for almost two decades, has successfully served as a platform for our young executives to learn and exchange from each other. Institute of Management of Sri Lanka (IMSL) as the National Management Organization representing country will nominate TWO teams from Sri Lanka.

The champion team in the final round will be sponsored a free trip to Macau and join young managers from other AAMO countries for a study visit tentatively to Hong Kong in November 2016. More details from Mr. Ramesh Joseph, Manager Administration, IMSL Secretariat, 2nd Floor, Vidya Mandiraya, No: 120/10, Vidya Mawatha, Off Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka. Tel/Fax: (+94) 11-2669385   E-mail: secretariat@imsl.lk 




We are pleased to announce the launch of “SRI LANKA MANAGEMENT NEWS” [SMN] the official quarterly magazine of The Institute of Management of Sri Lanka (IMSL). The objective of publishing this magazine would be sharing of information about the activities of the Institute and to provide a platform to publish various articles related to management discipline.
In this issue you will find a news coverage on the 36th Annual General Meeting of IMSL, a flashback of IMSL Public Lecture Series, a report on AAMO’s Young Managers Programme and participation of Sri Lanka, an overview to Asian Association of Management Organizations, a special note about the Founder President of IMSL, write ups on Accounting as a Social Practice, and Emotional Intelligence: An effective Workplace Stress Reliever along with messages from the President and Immediate Past President. 
“SRI LANKA MANAGEMENT NEWS” is available as a hard copy and PDF Version. PDF Version can be downloaded from the below link.




Institute of Management of Sri Lanka (IMSL)
2nd Floor, Vidya Mandiraya,
No: 120/10, Vidya Mawatha,
Off Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka.
Tel: (+94) 11-2669385
Fax: (+94) 11-2669385
E-mail: secretariat@imsl.lk
web: www.imsl.lk
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