BBA (Hons.)

  • Bachelor of Business Administration

    Birla Global University, Bhubaneswar offers a 3-year, full-time BBA Programme. The programme provides rigorous training in Business Management encompassing areas such as General Management, Marketing, Human Resource Management, and Finance. The emphasis is on contemporary issues affecting business and problem solving such as management of change within an increasingly dynamic environment and the development of business skills across organizations and sectors.

  • Course Curriculum

    (2020-23 Admission Batch)

    BBAH-1.1Effective Communication Skills50AEC-I3
    BBAH-1.2Quantitative Methods100GEC –I6
    BBAH-1.3Financial Accounting100CC-I6
    BBAH-1.4Principles of Management100CC-II6
    BBAH-1.5Management Information System100GEC -II6
    BBAH-1.6Personality Development for Corporate Readiness–I0SEC-I0
      450 27
    BBAH-2.1Communication for Business50SEC-II3
    BBAH-2.2Organizational Behavior100CC-III6
    BBAH-2.3Managerial Economics100CC-IV6
    BBAH-2.4Principles of Management100CC-V6
    BBAH-2.5Environmental Studies50AEC-II3
    BBAH-2.6Personality Development for Corporate Readiness-II50SEC-III3 (Including BBAH-1.6)
      450 27
    BBAH-3.1Consumer Behaviour100CC-VI6
    BBAH-3.2Human Resource Management100CC-VII6
    BBAH-3.3Research Methodology100CC-VIII6
    BBAH-3.4Legal Aspects of Business100CC-IX6
    BBAH-3.5Cost & Management Accounting100GEC -III6
      500 30
    BBAH-4.1Financial Management100CC-X6
    BBAH-4.2Macro Economics100GEC -IV6
    BBAH-4.3Introduction to Business Analytics100CC-XI6
    BBAH-4.4Production Operation Management100CC-XII6
    BBAH-4.5Entrepreneurship (Foundation)50SEC-IV3
      450 27
    BBAH-5.1Strategic Management100CC-XIII6
    BBAH-5.4Summer Project100CC-IV6
      400 24
    BBAH-6.1Responsible Business50AEC-III3
      250 15
    Total2500 150
  • Regulation

    The Bachelor of Business Administration, under CBCS, is a three-year full-time professional degree programme, having six semesters. After successful completion of the six semesters, a BBA (Hons.) degree will be awarded to qualified students with a specialization in Finance/Marketing/Human Resource Management/Operations Research.

    Duration:The duration of the programme is 3 years with 6 semesters. The odd semester is from July to December (i.e. 1st, 3rd, 5th semester) and the even semester is from January to June (i.e. 2nd, 4th, 6th semester). The examination will be held tentatively in the month of December and May for odd and even semesters respectively.

    Span Period:No student will be admitted as a candidate for the examination after the lapse of six years from the date of admission to the first semester of the BBA(Hons.) programme

    Semester wise no. of Papers and Credits

    SemesterNo. of PapersCredit


    Eligibility Criteria for Admission:The candidate should have passed +2 Examination of CBSE/ ICSE or any State Board or its equivalent in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. The selection would be based on the career and written test with equal weightage.

    Attendance:A student has to secure a minimum of 75% of attendance in each paper of a semester to be permitted to sit for the semester examination. In case a candidate is unable to acquire the stipulated attendance at the end of any semester, he/she shall not be allowed to appear in the end semester examination of that semester.


    • Non-practical subjects of 100 marks with 6 credits– 50 lecture classes and 10 tutorial classes
    • Non-practical subjects of 100 marks with 4 credits– 30 lecture classes and 10 tutorial classes
    • Non-practical subjects of 50 marks with 2 credits– 20 lecture classes
    • The practical subject of 100 markswith 6 credits 40 lecture classes and 20 practical classes.
    • Practical subjects of 100 markswith 4 credits 25 lecture classes 15 tutorial classes.
    • practical subjects of 50 markswith 2 credits 10 lecture classes and 10 practical classes.

    Scheme of Examination:

    • Paper setting norms:Paper setting norms may be incorporated in the policy rules and details will be separately mentioned in ‘Examination and Evaluation Policy ‘
    • Class Tests/Quizzes/Presentation:There shall be class tests/ quizzes/ presentation etc. for each paper carrying a maximum of 10 marks and 5 marks for 100 and 50 marks paper respectively.
    • Mid Semester Examination:The duration of the examination will be of one hour and the maximum marks will be 20 for a 100 marks paper and 10 for a 50 marks paper. The concerned faculty member should ensure that the coverage before the mid-term examination is a minimum first and the second unit of the paper and the questions will be set from the covered units. The questions will be set in such a manner that to answer them knowledge of both the units will be required. If a candidate fails to appear or failed in the mid-term examination, with the permission of the concerned course teacher he/she can appear at the compensatory mid-term examination before the end semester examination. This would be held only once.
    • End Semester Examination:The end semester examination will be held on consecutive days. There will be one sitting per day. The duration of the examination will be 3 hours for a 70 marks and 2 hours for a 35 marks question paper.
    • A paper having no practical shall consist of three components as
      (i) Mid-Semester Exam. 20%
      (ii) End-Semester Exam. 70%
      (iii) Continuous evaluation in term of class tests, quizzes, case study and class participation etc. 10%

      NB– However, if the concerned teacher of a paper wants that he/she can exercise his/her discretion about the conduct of mid-semester examination and evaluation.

      The papers having practical examinations shall consist of three components as :

      • Mid-Semester Exam.(Theory) 20 %
      • End-Semester exam. (Theory) 50 %
      • Practical Exam. 30 %
    • Odd semester examination (1st, 3rd, 5th ) shall be conducted in December and Even semester (2nd, 4th, 6th ) shall be conducted the month of May.
    • The dates of examination shall be reflected in the Academic calendar.
    • A candidate has to secure at least 5-grade points both in theory and practical separately to pass the paper and 6 CGPA in aggregate to pass the examination.
    • Award of Distinction:Students securing 6 CGPA in the first attempt shall be awarded BBA (Hons.) with Distinction. The distinction will not be awarded to candidates with back papers.
    • Conduct of Examination:English shall be the medium of instruction and examination.
    • Back/Repeat:A student who secures less than 5-grade points in an individual paper in an odd-even semester may appear the said paper in the following odd/even semester subject to a maximum of two times with the span period of the course. However, if a candidate fails in the aggregate, he – she may appear in any paper of that semester to improve the aggregate subject to a maximum of two times within the span period.

    Evaluation System:The semester system of examination will have an internal system of valuation with a Board for Conducting Examiners to pass the result.

    Publication of Results:The result will be published within one month from the date of the last examination held.

    Grading System:Grade Mark Secured from 10 Points

    PerformanceLetter GradeRange of MarksGrade Point
    Outstanding‘ O ‘90 – =< 10010
    Excellent‘ A+ ‘80 – < 909
    Very Good‘ A ‘70 – < 808
    Good‘ B+ ‘60 – < 707
    Above Average‘ B ‘50 – < 606
    Average & Pass‘ C ‘40 – < 505
    Failed‘ F ‘Below 400
    Absent‘ Ab ‘0


    N.B.A Candidate has to secure 5-grade points to pass in each of the Papers A transitory letter grade I (carrying points 2) shall be introduced for cases where the results are incomplete. This grade shall automatically be converted into an appropriate grade(s) as and when the results are complete. A student’s level of competence shall be categorized by a GRADE POINT AVERAGE to be specified as:

    SGPA– Semester Grade Point Average
    CGPA– Cumulative Grade Point Average
    (a) POINT– Integer equivalent of each letter grade
    (b) CREDIT– Integer signifying the relative emphasis of individual course item(s) in a semester as indicated by the Course structure and syllabus. In addition to the points, the actual mark secured shall also be reflected in the Grade Sheet / Transcript.

    After successful completion of the six-semester examination, students will be awarded Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (Hons.) with specialization in Finance/Marketing/ Human Resource Management / Operation Research.

    (However, in case of Distinction, a student has to secure 50% of marks in six semesters in one / first chance)

    The regulation is subject to modification as and when necessary. The Syllabus shall remain valid from the 2016-17 Admission Batch.

    Credit Transfer:There shall be a committee consisting of 3 experts from among the faculty of Schools to take appropriate decisions on credit transfer in case of an equivalent course.

    Unfair means in Examination:Any unfair means adopted by any examinee in any examination conducted by the University shall be punishable as per rules of the University.

    Common Grace Mark Rule:This rule shall be made applicable in the case of those candidates who after receiving such grace clear the end-term examination. However, the maximum grace mark is restricted to 2% of the total marks of the semester examination, provided further that the grace mark in any paper shall not exceed 10% of the maximum marks in that subject.

  • Minimum Eligibility & Selection Criteria

    Minimum Eligibility

    Students should have passed 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent CGPA. Candidates appearing in final examinations can also apply.

    Selection Criteria

    Students will be admitted to the programme based on merit (Percentage of marks secured in 10th and 10+2/12th Board Examination). The student may also be called for a Personal Interview if so desired by the university.

  • Admission Procedure

    The downloaded application form, duly filled in with the required enclosures, should be submitted to the Admission Office, Birla Global University, IDCO PLOT NO -2, Gothapatana, Bhubaneswar 751003, Odisha. Applicants may submit the application form and required documents at the Admission Office personally or by post. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that the application form is complete in all respects, and is accompanied by the required documents. After filling in the required particulars the applicants should attach copies of the following:


    • Certificates along with Mark Sheets of the qualifying Examinations
    • College Leaving Certificate last attended
    • Conduct Certificate
    • University Registration Number
    • 3 passport size and 2 stamp size photographs

    Final Year students awaiting the declaration of results can apply to appear Admission Test and can also be considered for Admission. However, they have to submit the relevant supportive documents from their respective institutes at the time of admission.

  • Fee Structure

    Academic Fees for BBA (Hons.)

    CourseFee per Semester (INR)No. of SemestersTotal Course fee (INR)*
    BBA (Hons.)75,00064,50,000


    *Additional Information

    • In addition to this fee, students have to pay the security deposit (10,000 INR) and Medical insurance (3000 INR PA).
    • Students having higher percentage throughout career will be eligible for scholarship
    • Students are required to maintain consistency in percentage to avail scholarship.

    Hostel (Optional)
    Lodging & Boarding expenses (Subject to revision every year)
    Double Occupancy (In Campus)

    Due Date15thJune 202215thDec 202215thJune 202315thDec 202315thJune 202415thDec 2024
    Lodging (A/C Accommodation)Rs. 35,200.00Rs. 35,200.00Rs. 35,200.00Rs. 35,200.00Rs. 35,200.00Rs. 35,200.00
    BoardingRs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000
    LaundryRs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000
    Total ChargesRs. 74,200.00Rs. 74,200.00Rs. 74,200.00Rs. 74,200.00Rs. 74,200.00Rs. 74,200.00


    Triple Occupancy (In Campus)

    Due Date15thJune 202215thDec 202215thJune 202315thDec 202315thJune 202415thDec 2024
    Lodging (A/C Accommodation)Rs. 31,200.00Rs. 31,200.00Rs. 31,200.00Rs. 31,200.00Rs. 31,200.00Rs. 31,200.00
    BoardingRs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000Rs. 36,000
    LaundryRs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000Rs. 3,000
    Total ChargesRs. 70,200.00Rs. 70,200.00Rs. 70,200.00Rs. 70,200.00Rs. 70,200.00Rs. 70,200.00



    • * Two separate Demand Drafts should be made for Lodging & Mess charges respectively as per any one of the options given in the above table.
    • Student should preserve this schedule for timely payment of fees to avoid penalty for late fee deposition.
    • No notice or reminder will be sent to student or his/her parents.
    • No separate letter will be issued for Bank Education Loan.
    • Demand Draft should be made in the name of “BIRLA GLOBAL UNIVERSITY” Payable at Bhubaneswar.

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      IFSC CODE– UCBA0003109