One such course which is steadily gaining popularity is BBA – (Bachelor of Business Administration). A BBA is a three years course that is spread over six semesters with each semester of six months offered by almost all reputed colleges and education institutes in India. The main aim of the course is to prepare students aspiring for management positions in the corporate world to understand the fundamentals of business administration and management principles. Besides, students are allowed to specialize in core business functions such as Finance, HR, Marketing, Analytics and Operations Management.
According to REVA, a reputed university in Bangalore, BBA is an industry integrated program that bridges the gap between industry and academia. Young students acquire the skills and competencies required for the global employment market by enrolling for a BBA course. The course also helps them develop problem solving strategies and critical thinking in real life situation. Once completion of the course, a BBA Graduate will find job opportunities across many sectors such as Retail, Banking, Finance, and Insurance, IT, Marketing Research, Recruitment, Manufacturing and Consultancy easily and quickly.
The curriculum for BBA course in general covers Business Management, Accounting Principles, Business Statistics, Business communication, Quantitative Methods, Financial Management, Business law, Career Planning and Development, Marketing Management, Indian Constitution, Human Resource Management, Cost and Management Accounting along with the core electives ( specialization).
After completing a BBA, if students want to pursue higher education to widen the scope of career opportunities, they can opt for Master of Business Administration (MBA), a graduate-level degree that is often desired by employers for top and important positions.
There is also another advantage, if they wish to take up the course as a distance learning program, they can do so as many colleges offer BBA through Distance Learning Program.