BBA Hons. is an Under Graduate course in the domain of business and administration that is pursued by candidates after completion of their 10+2 level or equivalent education. It is a three year UG course which is divided into six semesters. Each year of study comprises of two semesters. Mostly colleges demand a minimum of 45% (relaxable for reserved category candidates) at 10+2 including English as a subject of study at plus two level as a minimum eligibility criterion for admission.
Some of the popular colleges/universities that are offering the course are:
The fee for the course ranges from INR 30,000 to around 2 Lacs across various colleges and universities across the country. The variation in fee is based on the location and nature of university (that is government, state/private/deemed etc.).
Admissions to the course is based on Common Entrance Test (CET) mechanism as well as merit-based criteria adopted by certain colleges/universities. In merit-based criteria percentage of marks obtained by candidates at 10+2 or equivalent level is considered for the purpose of granting admissions. However, certain colleges/universities that offer admissions through CET also take 10+2 level marks into consideration
The course is aimed at providing business and administration related knowledge in a manner such that students can relate their academics foundation with the real-life dynamics of business and its administration. Thus, it aims to prepare students for both possibilities that are they entering the job market after graduation or going for higher education in the respective domain.
A fresh BBA (Hons.) graduate can look for job opportunities with firms looking for graduates in domain of accounting, finance, retail management, business analytics, business development etc. One can also opt for higher studies in the subject.
A new recruit after completing his/her course can expect a starting salary in the range of INR 12,000 to 15,000. The variation in salary depends upon the placement record of college, candidate’s academic performance, the status of the recruiting company and his/her performance in the selection rounds. However, the average comes out to be in between the above-mentioned range.
|Course Level||Under Graduate|
|Duration of the Course||3 years|
|Eligibility||Minimum score of 45% (Relaxable for reserved category students) marks at 10+2 or equivalent level with English as one of the subjects.|
|Admission Process||Entrance exam based/Merit-based|
|Course Fee||Between INR 30,000 to INR 2 Lacs|
|Average Starting Salary||Rs.12000 to 15000|
|Top Recruiting Companies||accounting, finance, retail management, business analytics, business development|
|Job Positions||Business development executive, Retail manager, Business analyst, Relationship manager, Assistant Accountant|
Business and administration are two inter-related concepts. Administration in general sense is defined as the universal process of organizing people and resources efficiently so as to direct activities towards a common goal. Business, on the other hand, aims at maximizing output/profit with effective utilization of available resources. For effective utilization of available resources, proper administration is necessary and hence the two concepts find a common relation.
The course aims at developing the basic knowledge and skill base that is requisite for a bachelor’s level students by utilizing various subjects of study and their related practical applicabilities. The structure of the course is designed to accustom the industry-specific knowledge as well as academic soundness that one needs to develop in the respective discipline.
The three years UG program is thus, focused on building young business experts and administrators who have the capability to withstand industrial/job market needs with sound application of their knowledge base.
A significant number of colleges across the country offer the BBA (Hons.) course to candidates who have passed their 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized state or central board. Students can take admission in the course through Common Entrance Test conducting authorities such as DU and GGSIPU as well as separate exams conducted by respective colleges/Universities that are offering this course.
For your reference, we have tabled down a list of various colleges/universities that are offering this course in India.
|ABS Academy of Science Technology and Management||Durgapur||INR 104, 067|
|Delhi University||Delhi||INR 20,000|
|Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University||Delhi||INR 19,333|
|Advanced Information and Management Studies||Durgapur||INR 25,000|
|AKS University||Satna||INR 28,000|
|Apeejay Stya University||Gurugram||INR 1, 20,000|
|Burdwan Raj College||Bardhaman||INR 24,500|
|Deshabandhu Mahavidyalaya||Bardhaman||INR 23,000|
|Durgapur Institute of Science, Technology, and Management||Durgapur||INR 30, 200|
|Fakir Mohan Autonomous College||Balasore||INR 10,000|
Candidate must have passed the 10+2 or equivalent examination in any stream from a recognized state or central Board with at least 45% (40% for reserved category candidates) of the marks with English as one of the subjects.
The eligibility criteria’s mentioned above are common to most of the universities and colleges across the country that are offering this course to the students.
BBA (Hons.) course admission process involves a common entrance test based admission process (as seen across various Universities and colleges in the country) as well as the merit-based selection process.
Admission process would mostly be same across all the B-schools and universities that are offering this course.
The syllabus of the course is divided into 6 semesters spread over a span of three years with each year comprising of two semesters. The syllabus of the course is divided into various parts and modules that students are taught during the course of their graduation. The syllabus covers all the aspects related to the business and administration so as to provide a holistic understanding of the subject
The details regarding the syllabus of the course are mentioned below for the reference to the candidates.
|Year I||Year II||Year III|
|Management Process and Organizational Behavior||Business Law||Strategic Management|
|Business Communication||Marketing Management||Operation Research|
|Business Economics||Human Resource Management||Entrepreneurship development and small enterprise management|
|Financial Accounting||Production and Materials Management||Project Study|
|Business Mathematics||Financial Management||Final Viva-Voce|
|Business Environment||Business Statistics||-|
|Computer Fundamentals and Applications||Management Information System||-|
BBA (Hons.) graduates have plenty of options to choose from in terms of their career. One can choose from to work with companies such as accounting, finance, retail management, business analytics, business development etc.
To provide you a holistic view of the career prospects of the course we have tabled certain areas and the respective roles attached to the same where BBA (Hons.) graduates can look for in terms of their career.
|Job Profile||Job Description||Average Salary for Fresher’s|
|Business Development Executive||The job involves one to develop and analyze ways that can help in the development of business and propels its growth.||INR 1-2 Lacs|
|Relationship Management||The job involves managing relations with the clients of the company to maintain optimum relations.||INR 1.6-2 Lacs|
|Business Analyst||Business analysts are engaged in analysis of market trends and growth patterns that can benefit the respective business of the organization.||INR 1.8-2 Lacs|
|Assistant Auditor||An auditor’s job involves regular updating and auditing of financial accounts of the company.||INR 2-3 Lacs|
|Banker||The job of a banker involves handling day to day works and administration in Public sector or Private banks||INR 2-3 Lacs|