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March 5, 2022

BBA syllabus is designed to hone all the management skills in young students pursuing the BBA, BBS, BMS or IPM programme. BBA Syllabus 2022 and may slightly differ in DU, NMIMS and other top BBA colleges offering BBA, and IIMs as well as other B-schools/universities like Nirma University, offering 5 year integrated programme in management (IPM) – BBA+MBA.


Read below in detail all about the BBA syllabus for the BBA and IPM courses offered by top BBA colleges in India 

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Table of Contents

  1. BBA Syllabus: An Overview
  2. BBA Syllabus: Key Highlights
  3. How to Study BBA Syllabus? Key Steps
  4. Career Opportunity with BBA
  5. BBA Semester wise Syllabus in IIMs and Top BBA Colleges
  6. BBA Syllabus Delhi University
  7. IIM Indore Syllabus for BBA
  8. NMIMS University BBA Syllabus Semester wise
  9. IIM Rohtak BBA Syllabus 2022
  10. BBA Syllabus Subjects: Semester Wise Difference & Similarity in Colleges
  11. BBA Syllabus Pdf
  12. BBA Pedagogy in BBA Colleges

1. BBA Syllabus: An Overview
BBA Syllabus for the 3 year BBA/BBS/BMS courses is divided in minimum six semesters and is very wide as it covers all the core courses for undergraduate education as well as specializations for Management Education.  However, almost all the top BBA colleges with 3 year BBA courses have more or less similar course syllabus. The colleges that offer 5 year integrated BBA+MBA also have more or less same Bachelor of Business Administration Syllabus for first 3 years of the undergraduate programme while for next 2 years of postgraduate MBA programme it is as per their MBA/PGDM syllabus and is completely different.


Bachelor of Business Administration syllabus covers the 3 year course leading to bachelor's degree after class 12. Since it is the degree programme it is offered by Central, State or Private universities in India or such autonomous institutes who can award bachelor’s degree. However, the formation and design of  Bachelor of Business Administration syllabus is done by the respective university or the BBA college in regard to updated pattern and curriculum in consultation with the experts and as per industry requirement especially for the final year. The BBA syllabus in a college is divided into semesters and terms or depends upon the annual evaluation process. 

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2. BBA Syllabus: Key Highlights
Following are the courses, subjects and topics covered in BBA syllabus in top MBA colleges and Universities:

  1. Economics
  2. Financial Management
  3. Principles & Practices in Management
  4. Marketing Management
  5. Taxation in Business
  6. Accounts Management
  7. HRM: Human Resource Management
  8. MIS: Management Information System
  9. Entrepreneurship
  10. Business Communication Management
  11. IB: International Business Management
  12. Operations Management

3. How to Study BBA Course Syllabus? Key Steps
BBA Syllabus in top BBA colleges offering the 3 year BBA courses or 5 year Integrated Management Programme comprising first 3 year for BBA and next 2 years for MBA could be a little different in accordance with the course requirement. In following five steps BBA course syllabus can be very well covered

BBA Syllabus

4. Career Opportunity with BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) over the years has emerged as one of the preferred undergraduate management courses that offer good career opportunity in corporate sector. The BBA placements have also gone up substantially during past many years. It enhances and broadens the ability and skills of management, analysis, thought process and business problem solving skills.  

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5. BBA Semester wise Syllabus in IIMs and Top BBA Colleges
BBA course syllabus is divided into six semesters of six months each. Mostly the BBA syllabus of 1st semester remains same. IIM Indore, IIM Rohtak, NMIMS Mumbai, IIM Ranchi, IIM Bodhgaya, IIM Jammu among others who offer 5 year intergrated programme in management have BBA syllabus for 6 semesters and MBA syllabus for next 4 semesters.


There are 20 Delhi University BBA colleges which offer BBA/BMS and other undergraduate management programmes. The BBA subjects semester wise and complete BBA Syllabus of all the Delhi University colleges is same for all three years. The BBA syllabus can differ from university to university but in case, the colleges are affiliated to one university like DU BBA colleges, the BBA syllabus would remain common for all such BBA colleges.  


We share below the BBA Syllabus 2022 as announced by top BBA colleges and universities in their curriculum for BBA programme commencing 2022 and for 5 year integrated programme in management


6. BBA Syllabus Delhi University
Delhi University BBA syllabus for BBA/BMS in Shaheed Sukhdev College (SSCBS), Deen Dayal Upadhyay College, Keshav Mahavidyalaya among others affiliated to University of Delhi is common for all semesters.


6.1 Specialization in DU BBA syllabus
BBA Syllabus Delhi University requires the students to make a choice in semester V of One Area from the following Elective Subjects - FINANCE, MARKETING, HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, MANAGEMENT OF GLOBAL BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT OF SERVICES, TOURISM MANAGEMENT


The Syllabus of BBA 1st Semester and the BBA Subjects Semester Wise including electives at SSCBS and other colleges of Delhi University


BBA Syllabus DU Semester-I

  • Mathematics & Statistics for Business
  • Organisational Behaviour

BBA Syllabus DU Semester-II

  • Accounting for Managers
  • Principles of Marketing Management

BBA Syllabus DU Semester-III

  • Human Resource Management
  • Managerial Economics
  • Operations Research
  • Corporate Finance

BBA Syllabus DU Semester-IV

  • Research Methodology
  • International Trade and Finance
  • Macro Economics and Global Environment
  • Legal Environment for Business

BBA Syllabus DU Semester-V

  • Apart from main course, choice of one elective is also available:

Main Course

  • Operations Management
  • Tax Planning for Business


  • Management of Financial Institutions
  • Corporate Analysis & Valuation


  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Integrated Marketing Communication

Human Resource Management

  • Training Management and Development
  • Management of Industrial Relations

Management of Global Business

  • International Accounting and Reporting System
  • Trans-National and Cross Cultural Marketing

Management of Services

  • Services Management
  • Marketing of Services

Tourism Management

  • Concepts and Impact of Tourism
  • Tourism Marketing

BBA Syllabus DU Semester-VI


Main Course

  • Corporate Strategy
  • Research Project


  • Financial Modelling and Derivatives
  • Behavioural Finance


  • Sales & Distribution Management
  • Retails Management

Human Resource Management

  • Performance and Compensation Management Systems
  • International Human Resource Management

Management of Global Business

  • International Supply Chain Management
  • Multinational Business Finance

Management of Services

  • Managing Insurance Services
  • Managing Information Technology enabled services

Tourism Management

  • Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Travel Agency, Tour Operations and Business Tourism

7. IIM Indore Syllabus for BBA
IIM Indore offers 5 year IPM Program with exit option after completing 3 years of BBA program. The syllabus for BBA as per undergraduate program and for MBA it is as per IIM Indore MBA program. IIM Indore BBA syllabus is a part of 5 year Integrated Programme in Management finally leading to MBA in its 5th year. The BBA syllabus of IIM Indore is divided in 7 terms. The term wise syllabus is as under:

Term I
Differential Calculus
Statistical Methods-I
Language Skills in English-I
Introduction to Algorithms
Physical Training + Sports/ Social Work
Term II
Integral Calculus
Language Skills in English I (Part B)
Introduction to C
Physical Training + Sports/ Social Work
Term III
Microeconomics II
Linear Algebra
Sampling Distribution & Statistical Inference
Political Science I
Philosophy II
Presentation Skills
Introduction to Data Structure
Introduction to Databases
Drama III
Music III
Dance III
German III
French III
Spanish III
Physical Training + Sports/Social Work
Term IV
Macroeconomics II
Numerical Analysis
Statistical Methods II
Psychology II
Political Science II
Language Skills in English II
Critical Thinking and Writing Skills-I
Drama IV
Music IV
Dance IV
German IV
French IV
Spanish IV
Term V
Linear Programming
Economics Statistics
Sociology II
Philosophy III
Language Skills in English II
Research Methodology
Critical Thinking and Writing Skills-II
Drama V
Music V
Dance V
German V
French V
Spanish V
Term VI
Development Economics
Humanities and Social Sciences 1
Psychology III
Sociology III
Language Skills in English III
Object Oriented Design, Programming and JAVA
Multivariate Analysis
Visual Analysis
Drama VI
Music VI
Dance VI
German VI
French VI
Spanish VI
Term VII
Political Science 3
Humanities and Social Sciences 2
Corporate Etiquette and Image Management
Public Economics (Elective)
International Trade (Elective)
Game Theory
Stochastic Processes I
Introduction to Stochastic Calculus
Intellectual Property Rights
Community Mental Health

8. NMIMS University BBA Syllabus Semester wise
NMIMS University Mumbai offers BBA at its Anil Surendra Modi School of Commerce.  BBA syllabus at NMIMS includes various courses which allow the students to specialize in the final year either in Finance or Marketing domain, so that they can pursue MBA or any other professional program.


BBA semester wise Syllabus at NMIMS covers 6 courses in Finance, 3 courses in Marketing and 2 courses in HR, which are compulsory. Students can specialize either in Finance or Marketing with 5 additional courses of their preferred domain in the final year. BBA semester wise subjects in the NMIMS BBA syllabus are as follows: 


First Year


Semester I

  • Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Management
  • Quantitative Techniques - I
  • Microeconomics
  • India Socio Political Economics System & Current Affairs
  • Essentials of IT 

Semester II

  • Cost Accounting
  • Quantitative Techniques - II
  • Environmental Management & Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Effective Communications
  • Macroeconomics

Second Year


Semester III

  • Banking & Insurance
  • Direct Tax & Indirect Tax
  • Human Resource Management
  • Indian Economics in Global Scenario
  • Operations Research
  • Consumer Behavior & Services Marketing

Semester IV

  • Human Behavior & Ethics at Work Place
  • Financial Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Business Analytics
  • Customer Relationship Management

Third Year


Semester V

  • Strategic Management
  • Research Methodology
  • Advanced Financial Management 
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Business Simulations

Finance Electives 

  • Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management
  • Financial Markets & Institutions 

Marketing Electives

  • Sales & Distribution Management
  • Retail Management 

Semester VI

  • International Business & EXIM
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Entrepreneurship & Business Plan

Finance Electives

  • Forex & Risk Management in Derivatives
  • Financial Planning & Wealth Management
  • Financial Modeling & Business Simulations

Marketing Electives

  • Direct & Digital Marketing
  • Advertising & Brand Management
  • International Marketing & Business Simulations

9. IIM Rohtak BBA Syllabus 2022
IIM Rohtak launched 5 year IPM from the year 2019. The BBA Syllabus 2022 at IIM Rohtak has 4 core areas: Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, and Humanities. Syllabus for other courses such as Business Communication, Management Information System, Business, and Foreign Languages which are included in the IPM course has also been released. Courses offered at the PG level (4th and 5th Year) will have the same syllabus as per the MBA programme. 

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IIM Rohtak has released BBA syllabus PDF for the convenience of the BBA students.  IIM Rohtak BBA syllabus 2022 is divided in nine terms of three months each and in 6 terms for 2 years MBA after completion of three years.

IIM Rohtak BBA Semester wise Syllabus divided in 9 terms
1st Year
Term I
Term II
Term III
Statistical Methods-I
Differential Calculus-I
Statistical Methods
Introduction to IT and Systems
Introduction to Accounting
Intorduction to Programming
Introduction to Business organization & Management
Presentation Skills
Language skills in English-I
Language skills in English-II
Rural/ Social Internship
2nd Year
Term IV
Term V
Term VI
Linear Algebra
Numerical Analysis
Bank Management
IT Applications
Political Science
Principles and Practices of Management
Business Algorithm and Data Structures for Information Systems
Sustainability: Measuring and Reporting
Industrial Relations
Integral Calculus
Critical Thinking and Writing Skills-I
Critical Thinking and Writing Skills-II
Financial Systems and Markets
Game Theory
Foreign Language-II
Corporate Ettiquettes and Image Management
Foreign Language-I
Immersive Project
3rd Year
Term VII
Term IX
Community Mental Health
Labour Policy
Web Based Development
Business History
Technology Trends in Business
Public Policy Processes and Institutions
Computer applications in finance
Business Taxes
Systems, Sustainability and Social Justice
Principles of Marketing
Media and Journalism
Stochastic Processes
Visual Analysis
Intellectual Property Rights
Creative Writing & Public Speaking
Foreign Language III
Presentation Skills-2
Business Internship

Important Points to Note about BBA Syllabus

  • BBA syllabus consists of 6 to 9 semesters in top BBA colleges
  • Common Specialization areas in BBA syllabus are Marketing, Finance, HRM
  • BBA syllabus especially in the institutes which offer 5 year Integrated programme is also of 3 years duration and the next two years syllabus is same as for the PG programmes like MBA/PGP

10. BBA Syllabus Subjects: Semester Wise Difference & Similarity in Colleges
It may be noted that BBA degree is awarded by University affiliated BBA colleges as it is UGC recognized 3 year degree course leading to award of bachelor’s degree. Accordingly, the BBA subjects semester wise in BBA syllabus are quite similar although some difference in curriculum may occur in the BBA subjects semester wise. However, out of the six BBA semester syllabus, the syllabus of BBA 1st semester is almost common in all the BBA colleges.   


10.1 BBA Syllabus is different for 3 Years & 5 Years Programme
One of the key differences between the BBA syllabus for 3 years programme and for 5 years integrated programme is that the respective BBA syllabus changes only after the completion of three years.


10.2 Exit Option after Completion of 3 years BBA Syllabus
Most of the colleges offering 5 year BBA + MBA like IIM Indore, IIM Rohtak, NMIMS Mumbai, IMNU Ahmedabad, newly launched 5 year IPM by IIM Ranchi, Bodhgaya, Jammu permit exit option after completion of BBA course curriculum with the award of BBA degree for the candidates who dot wish to pursue further remaining 2 years of MBA.  

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11. BBA Syllabus PDF
BBA syllabus Pdf is released by many top BBA colleges for the convenience of the students to focus on the important topics. IIM Indore, IIM Rohtak, NMIMS release BBA syllabus Pdf with key changes so that the students can keep themselves updated.


12. BBA Pedagogy in BBA Colleges
Teaching and learning in BBA is not confined to class room lectures only. Good BBA colleges, apart from class room study, include industry interface, industry training, case studies in BBA courses. Accordingly, BBA pedagogy may include the following three areas in its curriculum:


12.1 Classroom Study & Discussion

  • Class room study & discussions include case presentations, Lectures which enhance the leadership qualities
  • Teams & Groups are formed to enable the students to understand the value of team working. It leads to build up the high level of confidence among the BBA students
  • With various types of Case presentations and global case studies, students get ready to face the corporate sector and Multi-National companies.

12.2 Industry Connect
Industry and Corporate leaders are invited to interact with students Field visits and industry visits are organized. Students are given the opportunity to visit different types of industries, understand their working culture and process to get the idea how a business establishment works


12.3 Internships: Summer Training
BBA Course syllabus and pedagogy includes around 2 months of internship or summer training at a reputed industry/corporate house. This training helps the students to get practical experience in the organization that makes them industry ready.

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