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A guide to BBA course – Overview, Eligibility & Scope

Bachelor of Business Administration or BBA is a three-year course that includes all aspects of what goes into looking after a business operation. It teaches management and equips the student with leadership skills to oversee and supervise a business as it covers the fields of accounting, finance, project management as well as marketing. So, if you are looking at a career in management, BBA is one of the best options.

This vast scope makes it one of the most popular bachelor degree program for Class XII pass outs. The BBA course syllabus, divided into six semesters consists of subjects like Business Communication, Fundamentals of Accounting, Business Organisation, Business Mathematics, Organisational Behaviour, Managerial Economics, Management Concepts & Practices, Management Accounting, Marketing Management, Business Environment, etc.

Course details

At Manipal Academy of Higher Education, consistently ranked among the top private institutes in the country, has a robust Department of Commerce that offers a three-year BBA specialization course in the following streams:

● E-Banking and Finance
● Financial Markets
● Professional
● Logistics & Supply Chain
● Human Resource
● Marketing
● Insurance & Risk Management
● Family Business Management

At MAHE, the BBA course syllabus has been carefully crafted to give the students both, market exposure as well as a hands-on learning experience. This learning methodology becomes the gateway to various job opportunities in all the in-demand sectors such as marketing, finance, sales, education, etc., just to name a few. MAHE’s Department of Commerce adopts a continuous evaluation method based on quizzes, class tests, viva, presentations, submission of assignments, practical computer lab performance, etc. The students are given a summer project to work on post the fourth semester, and a local project in the sixth semester.


BBA at MAHE is a three-year course divided into six semesters. The course is open to all Indian nationals. Aspirants must have cleared the 10+2 format of Class XII, or A-Level, IB, American 12th grade, or equivalent, with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. You will have to appear for the Manipal Entrance Test (MET) 2020 if you are looking to pursue BBA at Manipal. For test syllabus, schedule, locations, and to slot your test, see here.


Usually, the next step is to go for graduation in the Master of Business Administration (MBA). However, these days, there are many entry-level jobs for those who complete BBA in various specialized streams. Banking, sales, and marketing, real estate, advertising, human resources – these are some of the sectors with job opportunities for BBA graduates.

As a human resource or sales and marketing executive, one can draw an average salary of Rs 4 lakh upwards. There is also vast scope for those interested in Research and Development (R&D) – companies often hire young executives for doing research work for projects and products, costs, etc.

A BBA graduate is often hired for doing backend work, and support services for seniors. And with hands-on experience of say, a couple of years, one can go for an MBA to move up the corporate ladder.

The basic knowledge of corporate management and skills imparted during a BBA course helps the student understand the diverse functioning of a company, and an MBA quickly equips them for CEO-level positions. And if you complete BBA at MAHE, you can benefit from:

● Quality placements across diverse streams
● Strategic industry tie-ups
● International collaborations for student exchange programs
● Encouragement of entrepreneurship by funding ideas
● Scholarships for brilliant and deserving students

Why do BBA at Manipal?

MAHE ranked #1 Indian private university as per QS World University Rankings 2020, has the best-in-class facilities for BBA students:

● MAHE offers innovatively designed programs whose curricula are regularly updated to keep up with the changing scenario of the corporate world
● Gives the students the best that the market demands
● The course structure also imparts soft skills and personality development lessons
● Personal grooming, professional communication, and conversational skills are also included

The BBA course at Manipal is open to students from all the three streams: Science, Arts, and Commerce. They help gauge the applicant’s attitudes and strengths and help choose a specialization stream.

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