B.A (Hons.) in Business Administration - University of Bedfordshire (UoB)


University of Bedfordshire (UoB)

Management

3 year(s)


B.A (Hons.) in Business Administration- BBA (Hons.)  is a  3 Years/6 Semesters, 360 credits program run by Patan College of Professional Studies in Nepal with affiliation from University of Bedfordshire 

B.A (Hons.) in Business Administration- BBA (Hons.) course aims to deliver conceptual propositions and skills related to:

  1. a range of business models, ideas and managerial techniques
  2. a number of management theories relevant to different functions of the business
  3. a range of suitable examples and contexts to assist you in operating in different business environments.
  4. the opportunity to expand upon theoretical constructs into the application of knowledge and its practical implications for the business as a going concern.


Intake Session: February / June / September-October


Admission criteria

The basic criteria required for entry to the courses are listed as follows:

The applicants should have any of the following:

  • 2 A level passes (with minimum C and D Grades)
  • OR Successfully pass in Grade XII with aggregate marks of 55% or above for levels XI and XII
  • OR Successfully complete Foundation year (from a recognized university or HE institution)

English language requirements are as follows :

  • IELTS overall score of 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each element
  • OR Nepalese High School 12th English minimum 60>#/li###

Salient features

  • Class sizes are small that enables one to one attention and peer learning. Teaching pedagogy focuses on multidimensional learning approach through lectures, seminars and workshops, plus group projects, research exercises, presentations and case study analyses.
  • Learning of essential components of business administration including marketing, financial and management accounting, human resource management, project management, business law, Intercultural Competencies and economics.
  • Develop an entrepreneurial mindset with help of units focusing on leadership of business ventures, new advances in business that enhances understanding of organization and practical skills to attract new employees, retain or to start a new venture of your own.
  • The degree not only opens career access in general management roles, it aids in specialist areas of human resources, e-business, global marketing.
  • This course is a foundation for further academic progression into postgraduate/professional degree.

Eligibility

Successful completion of 10+2 or equivalent (any discipline) with minimum 55% marks in aggregate.


Job prospectus

On completion of this degree, students are likely to progress on to the following areas:

  • Enter the world of business including Finance, Marketing and Operations and Project Management. Many students may work for large multinational organisations but increasingly prefer smaller organisations where there are opportunities to work across a number of functional areas.
  • BBA focuses on effective and efficient management of human resource and business process in organizations that are categorized under large, medium and small. The course enables to develop your ability to apply theories in organizational setting and situations, resulting in professional outlook that are valued by employers.
  • Further study: Post-graduate study such as Masters course in Business Administration, Business Management and Human Resource Management. Professional courses like ACCA, CIMA, CMI, CIPD, APM, Research degrees.
  • This course prepares you from cultural and organizational aspect both opening the doorway to career opportunities in home country and beyond.

Curricular structure

The Units which make up the course are:

UNIT CODELEVELCREDITSUNIT NAMECORE/OPTION
BBS003-1430Foundations of Business CommunicationsCore
BBS013-1430Foundations of Business ManagementCore
AAF002-1415Financial Accounting for BusinessCore
MAR001-1415Principles of MarketingCore
LAW007-1415Law for Business ManagersCore
MAR013-1415Intercultural Competence in BusinessCore
SHR018-2530Human Resource Management and PsychologyCore
BSS018-2530Entrepreneurship and Leadership of Business VenturesCore
BSS019-2515Business Research MethodsCore
AAF024-2530Economics of International Business ManagementCore
BSS017-2515Sustainable Business ManagementOption
MAR002-2515Marketing PlanningOption
AAF002-2515Management Accounting for BusinessOption
BSS007-3630New Advances in BusinessCore
SHR004-3630Strategic ManagementCore
BSS042-3615Management and Administration of OperationsOption
BSS043-3615Management and Administration of ProjectsOption
MAR004-3630Global MarketingOption
AAF017-3630Corporate FinanceOption
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