Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) or Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) is the study of trade, commerce, management and operations at undergraduate level. It includes various other studies such as study of profit and loss and managerial principles.
BBA or BBM programmes are often considered to be the stepping stone course for a career in corporate management. Several institutes conduct entrance tests for admission to these courses, while some admit on the basis of merit.
1. Christ University, Bangalore
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is offered by the Department of Management Studies, Christ University. The programme has been ranked by various ranking agencies as the best BBA programme in the country. The course ‘focuses on the person equipping each individual with conceptual, analytical, communication skills and healthy attitudes to ensure for excellent performance and committed service.’
Selection procedure: Entrance Test (ET) +Micro Presentation (MP) & Personal Interview (PI) + Past Academic Performance (Class 10, 11 and 12)
Fee: Approximately Rs 3,50,000 - Rs 3,80,000
2. Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai
The Department of Business Administration at MCC offers BBA. The programme pedagogy consists of lectures, case studies, seminars, research projects, workshops, management quiz, and student centric activities. The college constantly organises seminars and industrial visits to have practical exposure of the industry.
3. Amity International Business School, Noida
Amity International Business School has slowly risen to become one of the best universities to offer BBA programmes. The programme been ranked as one of the top ten by various media outlets.
3 Continent BBA
Non- sponsored: 1.525 (1st Sem. onwards) USD 3310 & GBP 2425 (for last sem)
2.285 (1st Sem. onwards) USD 4965 & GBP Sponsored: 3640 (for last sem)
Minimum 55% in 10+2 min for Non Sponsored & 50% for Sponsored Category - Last semester in USA & UK
BBA + MBA – International Business (Dual)
Rs 1.93 lakhs (Non- sponsored)
Rs 2.895lakhs (Sponsored)
10+2 with at least 70% marks for non-sponsored catergory and
10+2 with a minumum of 65% for sponsored category
4. Faculty of Management, Banasthali University, Rajasthan
Banasthali Vidyapeeth (University) is an exclusive varsity for women. Their faculty of management offers three-year full time Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA).
Eligibility: Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination of Banasthali or an examination recognised by Banasthali University as equivalent thereto.
Fees: Rs 92,000 p.a.
Admission Procedure: Entrance Test
5. Institute of Management Studies, Noida
IMS Noida is known for their management programmes at both graduate and undergraduate level. The three-year Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), affiliated to Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut, focuses on identifying and solving management problems at local and global levels. The programme is “based on benchmarks set by similar programs in some exceptional universities in the world,” informs the official website.
Eligibility: 10+2 (or its equivalent) examination from a recognized Board / University; candidates appearing for the qualifying examination in 2016 or awaiting results are also eligible to apply.
IMS will short list candidates and announce a Merit List on the basis of the performance at 10+2 level.
The candidates will be allotted seats on the basis of merit in Joint Entrance Test (JET).
6. Mount Carmel College, Bangalore
Mount Carmel College (MCC) is an exclusive institute for women. The Department of Business Management, MCC, offers three-year Bachelors of Business Management (BBM). The course focuses on the study of micro and macro environment that affects business and build skills required to understand the various functional areas of management, informs the official website.
Selection: Based on merit
7. Shri Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Narsee Monji College offers three-year Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS). The course is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. “The BMS course provides comprehensive management training to students by way of interaction, projects, presentations, industrial visits, practical training, job orientation and placements. It is a perfectly designed course for aspiring managers and budding CEOs of tomorrow,” informs the official website.
At least 45% in one attempt (40% for reserved categories) in Class 12 or HSC Examination of the Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination or Diploma course in any Engineering Branches with two years or three years after SSC conducted by the Board of Technical Examination or its equivalent examination
Selection: No entrance test is conducted and the admissions are purely based on merit. “While drawing the merit list, weightage has to be given to students from Arts, Commerce and Science Stream at 12th Standard level.
Fee: Approximately Rs 45,433
8. Wilson College, Mumbai
Wilson College is one of the oldest colleges in India. Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS) is a three-year undergraduate management degree. The course is composed of six semesters, with each semester of approximately five months duration.
A candidate for being eligible for admission to the BMS course should have passed the HSc or its equivalent and secured not less than 50% marks in aggregate at the first attempt.
Fee: Approximately Rs 45,533
9. Lala Lajpat Rai College of Communication & Economics, Mumbai
The institute has replaced three courses, Bachelor of Business Studies, Bachelor of Business Economics and Bachelor of Financial and Investment Analysis, with Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS).
BMS is a three-year degree course with six semesters focuses on developing strong analytical, communication, problem-solving, decision-making, and leadership skills among the students.
10. Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, Delhi
SSCBS is one of top colleges offering Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) and Bachelors of Business Administration (FIA) in Delhi University imparting business and management studies at the undergraduate level.
Admission Essentials: Admission is done on the basis of Common Entrance Test followed by personal interview.
Candidate should have appeared or cleared 10+2 and secured pass marks in English and three subjects examination considered equivalent as per the University of Delhi.
The three subjects may include from the following:
Accountancy, Agriculture, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Commerce, Computer Science, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Geography, History, Informatics Practices, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology.
Percentage of marks required for different categories in class XII are as follows:
at least 60%
at least 54%
at least 55%
at least 50%
BMS Fee: Rs 14,353
Bachelors of Business Administration (FIA) Fee: Rs 25,535