Institute of Personnel Management Sri Lanka (IPM) was founded in 1959 by a small group of professionals with the objective of developing and promoting the profession of personnel management. The Institute was subsequently incorporated by an Act of Parliament in 1976, and its name was amended by Act No. 31 of 2018 as the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM). CIPM SL is a professional body and is affiliated to the Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resource Management and World Federation of People Management Associations. The CIPM SL is the pioneering and most recognized professional body in the Island when it comes to trend-setting in the HRM profession.
MoU signed between Chartered Institute of Personnel Management, Sri Lanka and Department of Business and Management Studies of the Faculty of Communication and Business Studies Trincomalee Campus, Eastern University Sri Lanka on 19th March 2021
CIPM offers the prestigious Chartered Membership to one of the esteemed personalities in Sri Lanka. Admiral (Retd.) KKVPH De Silva was offered the prestigious Chartered Membership of CIPM on the 20th of November 2020 at the CIPM premises.