BBA is a four-year, 120 credit hour bachelor level management curriculum of Pokhara University. The curriculum aims to provide you a very strong foundation of mathematics, economics and other social sciences during the first two years of the program. It then broadens your understanding of the concepts and issues of management and the broader environmental context within which a business operates.
Gradually, you will learn key roles and functions of marketing, operations, finance and human resource management, and interaction and integration of these functions towards attaining the organizational goals.
The BBA program also offers opportunity to deepen your knowledge and sharpens your skills in particular areas of your interest through concentration courses. It helps you attain a very sound foundation in a particular field that ultimately will be instrumental for your further studies and career options.
You can concentrate in any one of the following areas:
In addition to concentration courses, you are required to complete two more courses (6 credits) from the list of non-business electives. Elective courses aim to broaden your knowledge in areas other than the business.
The BBA program not only broadens and deepens your understanding and knowledge of business, management and environment, it also strengthens your communication, interpersonal, leadership and IT skills through various practical works.
You are also required to complete an internship program (3 credits) and a Project Work (3 credits) to be a BBA graduate. The internship program aims to develop your understanding of how real life organizations function and it enhances your skills of how to apply the concepts and knowledge learnt in classroom in real life situations. The project involves fieldwork and its empirical analysis. Students must follow the prescribed formats to prepare such reports. Besides this, students also need to do internships in business organizations for six to eight weeks.
The concentration courses will help you to develop specialized and focused skills in the areas of your choice. Students are required to select four courses from any on of the following concentration areas offered by the University.
The BBA program offers an additional list of the following elective courses. You are required to successfully complete two non business elective courses, equivalent to 6 credit to graduate the BBA program.
Your performance will be evaluated and graded as per the evaluation and grading system of Pokhara University. Your performance in a course is evaluated internally by the concerned faculty member and externally by the Office of the Controller of Examinations (COE). The pass mark in each course will be a minimum Grade of D or GPA of 1.00 . However, students must secure a minimum CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) of C or 2.0 at the end of the program.
Your performance will be graded as per the following scale: