Nowadays, BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration) is one of the most sought-after bachelor degree programs after 10+2. BBA is a professional undergraduate course in the field of business management for three years. This whole program is divided into six semesters with various variants such as BMS, BBM and BBS. BBA course enhances your business and management skills along with industry experience of the corporate world. A BBA degree ensures your place and base for future Business and management career opportunities.
Successful BBA graduates get an opportunity to work in various sectors such as financial analyst, marketing executive, project manager, data analyst, human resource manager, business development executive etc. Several colleges and universities offer correspondence/ distant learning modes for pursuing BBA.
However, in this case, the maximum duration of this course is five years. Several top institutions provide practical industry experience through industry visits, case studies, projects, presentations and interaction with industry experts which gives, BBA graduates an extra edge over other regular graduates and get direct entry into the corporate world.
BBA: Program Highlights
|Eligibility||10+2 from a recognised educational board|
|Admission Process||Entrance exam based|
|Course Fee||1 to 2.5 lakhs|
|Average Starting Salary||1.5 to 2 lakhs|
|Top Recruiting Companies||E&Y, HP, ICICI Bank, Microsoft, Mc Kinsey and Company, IBM, Sony, Deloitte, Nokia etc.|
|Learning Opportunities||Leadership and management skills, various aspects of effective business management, communication and entrepreneurial skills, Leadership qualities combined with decision-making skills etc.|
|Job specialisations||Financial Analyst, Business Development Executive, Project Manager (IT), Data Analyst, Human Resources Manager, Operations team leader, SAP Consultant etc.|
BBA Course: Admission Process
Many colleges and universities conduct their tests at national, state or university levels such as IPU-CET, SET, and AIMA UGAT etc. 12th passed candidates with a minimum of 50% marks can apply for these tests. The average program fee charged by various institutions in India is nearly Rs. 2.5 lakhs. Admissions are taken on the basis of final merit list after qualifying exam, entrance exam, group discussion and personal interviews. Candidates applying through correspondence mode can directly apply for admissions.
|Group discussion and personal interview||10|
Entrance exams conducted for BBA course:
- IPU CET – IP University Common Entrance Test is a university level entrance test conducted for admission to 60 undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs.
- SET – Symbiosis Entrance Test is a standard test conducted by Symbiosis International University for admissions in various undergraduate courses in the fields of Engineering, Law, Design, General, and Health Science.
- AIMA UGAT - Under Graduate Aptitude Test (UGAT) is a national level examination conducted annually by All India Management Association (AIMA). It offers admissions into various courses such as BBA, BCA, Integrated MBA, BHM, B. Com etc.
An option of lateral entry, i.e. direct entry to the course in the second year is also available at selected universities such as Lovely Professional University and Annamalai University. However, it requires a minimum aggregate score of 50% in the first year examination from a recognised university. Following table presents a list of top institutes offering BBA course along with their location and average annual fees.
|College/University Name||Location||Average Annual Fees|
|Indian Institute of Management (IIM)||Indore||4 lakhs|
|Christ University||Bangalore||4.5 lakhs|
|University of Delhi||Delhi||75000|
|NMIMS University||Mumbai||6.75 lakhs|
|Symbiosis International University||Pune||2.5 lakhs|
|Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University||Delhi||50,000 – 75,000|
|Sikkim Manipal University||Sikkim||1.5 lakhs|
|Lovely Professional University||Jalandhar||3 lakhs|
|Bharti Vidyapeeth University||Pune||2 lakhs|
|Amity University||Noida||12 lakhs|
- 10+2 from a recognised educational institute
- English as one of the subjects at HSC
- A minimum of 50% - 60% marks in 12th
- Students awaiting 10+2 results are also eligible to apply.
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