BBA Bachelor of Business Administration

BBA Philosophy

BBA is another world’s valuable business qualification that integrates academic rigor with real-life problem-solving approaches, which ultimately equips the BBA graduates with the entrepreneurial know-how to excel at business and management. In other words, the program fuses business/ management theories with day-to-day business issues. Students at this level are trained to explore fundamental business concepts while they simultaneously develop an awareness of ethically and socially responsible business practice. In sum, the BBA program produces team leaders capable of working effectively in a dynamic business world that is burgeoning by the day with its integrated economy.

BBA at Presidential

The PBS BBA is a 4-year, 120-credit program structured and built to produce middle-level managers/ business leaders. Equally competitive with the existent courses within the national curricula at universities here in Nepal, this Westcliff University degree offered by PBS is an international degree, which adheres to a global standard of curriculum to garner international recognition while it still embraces local business/ managerial values. The school believes this transnational fusion embodied in the program produces human resources that not only cater to the need of both the domestic and global markets but also thrive individually and professionally.

Put another way, the PBS BBA prepares graduates for a wide range of managerial positions in business and non-profit organizations with special emphasis on crucial areas of specialization to meet the market need. The BBA students acquire fundamental as well as practical professional skills in all phases of business including decision-making and problem-solving capacities. Further, this undergraduate program prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm and an organization. The program includes instruction in management theory, human-resource management and behavior, accounting and other qualitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, and marketing and business decision-making. Not to mention, this academic program provides students with a sound conceptual foundation and practical skill in various areas of business.

Specifically, the program aims to:

  • Equip students with well developed analytical, conceptual, quantitative, and human skills.
  • Nurture positive attitude and self-confidence, ability to lead and work in teams and take responsibility and understanding of business ethics.
  • Nurture and develop professional communication skills in students.
  • Provide an opportunity to develop specific knowledge and skills in accordance with one’s interest and talent.

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Curriculum

BBA—Foundation & General Education Courses (54 Credit hours)
Code Course Title Credits
BUS 115 Introduction to Communication 3 credit hours
BUS 120 English Composition 3 credit hours
BUS 315 Introduction to Business Writing 3 credit hours
BUS 135 College Algebra 3 credit hours
BUS 305 Principles of Accounting 3 credit hours
BUS 320 Foundations of Statistics 3 credit hours
BUS 150 English Literature 3 credit hours
BUS 165 Human Geography 3 credit hours
BUS 190 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 3 credit hours
BUS 205 International Relations 3 credit hours
BUS 235 Introduction to Psychology 3 credit hours
BUS 245 Introduction to Sociology 3 credit hours
BUS 280 Environmental Science 3 credit hours
BUS 110 International Business 3 credit hours
BUS 367 The Necessities of International Marketing & Culture 3 credit hours
BUS 170 Human Civilizations 3 credit hours
BUS 175 Business Ethics 3 credit hours
BUS 145 Internship 3 credit hours
BBA—Core Courses (48 Credit hours)
Code Course Title Credits
BUS 300 Foundations of Business 3 credit hours
BUS 310 Concepts of Microeconomics 3 credit hours
BUS 311 Concepts of Macroeconomics 3 credit hours
BUS 317 Introductions to Business Law 3 credit hours
BUS 323 Introductions to Organizational Behavior 3 credit hours
BUS 325 Introductions to Leadership 3 credit hours
BUS 330 Principles of Marketing 3 credit hours
BUS 334 Essentials of Corporate Finance 3 credit hours
BUS 340 Introductions to Information System 3 credit hours
BUS 345 Fundamentals of Decision Making 3 credit hours
BUS 349 Foundations in Operations Management 3 credit hours
BUS 355 Essentials of Entrepreneurship 3 credit hours
BUS 387 Introductions to Business Research 3 credit hours
BUS 390 Development of Business Strategy 3 credit hours
BUS 360 Human Resource Management 3 credit hours
BUS 335 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 credit hours
BBA—Finance Concentration (9 Credit hours)
Code Course Title Credits
BUS 337 Financial Institutions and Market  3 credit hours
BUS 160 Investment Decision 3 credit hours
BUS 339 Financial Derivative 3 credit hours
BBA—Marketing Concentration  (9 Credit hours)
Code Course Title Credits
BUS 385 Principles of Advertising  3 credit hours
BUS 350 Introduction to Sales Management 3 credit hours
BUS 352 Consumer Behavior 3 credit hours