BBA with Specialization in International Business

BBA with Specialization in International Business

4 years

The BA (Hons) Business Administration degree is a dynamic program that focuses on academic and practical skills development. By encapsulating the key foundations of multiple disciplines such as economics, marketing, operations, human resource management, project management, law, and finance, the course demonstrates the inter-disciplinary importance of both business and management. As a problem solver, critical thinker, and other industry-related abilities, you will gain them through real scenarios.

International Business

The dynamic character of the global competitive market is the focus of this course. The subjects were created in collaboration with leading industry experts to allow you to learn about current business in the global market as well as explore new and contemporary themes pertinent to today's global business climate.

Salient Features

  • The comprehensive curriculum focuses on professional and personal growth, prepares students to compete and succeed in their careers.
  • Students have a better possibility of gaining better career possibilities with Islington's University partner, London Metropolitan University, as well as instructional methodologies.
  • Students can keep up with and compete in the top global organizations thanks to the extensive alumni network and foreign degrees and experience.


Academic Level

NEB +2 overall aggregate of 2.2 CGPA (55%) or above with each subject (theory and practical) grade D+ or above, and SEE Mathematics score of C+ (50%) or above

For A-Levels, a minimum of 3.5 credits and at least a grade of D and above

English Proficiency

English NEB XII Marks must be more than 60% or 2.4 GPA

Applicants who do not meet the aforementioned English language requirements will have to take one of the following internationally recognized English tests:

  • IELTS overall band 5.5 with minimum 5.5 in each band
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) score above 47.

For Level 4 or Year 1 BIT

Pass in General Paper or English Language or IELTS 6 or PTE 53

Students who do not meet the above requirements will be required to enroll in a University Foundation Course (UFC). UFC is a one-year academic program at London Metropolitan University (LMU) aimed to help students meet the prerequisites for undergraduate entrance.

University Foundation Certificate Entry Requirements

  • NEB +2 total aggregate of 45% or 1.8 GGPA* and above, and Year 12 English score of 45% or 1.8 GPA* and above, or
  • 2 ‘A’ level subject passes, and a pass in General Paper (A or AS Level) or English (A or AS Level) with Grade E and above.

If you don't match the above-mentioned English requirements, you can take one of the following English tests instead: IELTS 4.5 or a Pearson Test of English score of 37 or higher.

Semester 1

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Mathematics: 15 Credits
  • Introduction to IT: 15 Credits

Semester 2

  • Academic English for Undergraduate Study: 30 Credits
  • Undergraduate Study and Research Skills: 30 Credits
  • Foundational Statistics: 15 Credits
  • Introduction to Business: 15 Credits

*London Metropolitan University evaluates all additional qualifications on a case-by-case basis.

Job Prospects

Operation Executives and Manager | Administrative executives and manager | Trade specialist | Import/export coordinator | Foreign service officer | Project management executives | Sales Executives and Manager | Research Analyst | Entrepreneurships routes

Curricular Structure

Year 1

Subject Credit
Principles of Management 15
Business Law and Ethics 15
Understanding and Managing Data 15
Principles of Marketing 15
Managing People in Organizations 15
Financial Accounting 15
Understanding the Business and Economic Environment 15
Learning Through Organizations 15

Year 2

Subject Credit
Leading Innovation and Entrepreneurship 30
Problem Solving: Methods and Analysis 15
Talent Resourcing and Development 15
Business Writing and Effective Communication 15
Organization Design and Management 15
Leading, Managing, and Developing People  15
Effective Project Management  

Year 3

Subject Credit
Achieve your Potential 15
Personal Finance 15
International Business and World Markets 30
Economics of Multinational Business 15
International Business Strategy 15
International Trade and Finance 15
International Marketing and Sales in the Digital Era 15

Year 4

Subject Credit
Learning Through Work 2 15
Creating a Winning Business 2 15
Developing Breakthrough Leadership Skills 15
Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability 15