Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) | Tribhuvan University

BBM which stands for Bachelor of Business Management is actually a new program introduced by Tribhuvan University, Faculty of Management. BBM like that of BBA is a four year program comprising 8 semesters divided over 120 credit hours.  This course is designed in such a way that this can be cornerstone for aspiring business leaders and qualified managers of future. The Bachelor of Business Management graduates are equipped with effective knowledge, abilities, self-confidence and skills to contribute in successful and efficient information management and transform themselves so as to fit in this highly changing, very competitive and volatile world.

List of Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) Colleges

Below is the list of colleges for Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) program under Tribhuvan University in Nepal.

Objectives of Bachelor of Business Management (BBM)

The course of Bachelor of Business Management was designed by Tribhuvan University so as to fulfill the following objectives:

  • Skill development of students in various aspects like creative thinking, decision making, leadership, communication and increase understanding of operation and change.
  • Develop students’ entrepreneurial and innovative capabilities and successful management of business operation in this dynamic world. 
  • Prepare students for professional life for working as a business manager and entrepreneur by being fully aware of work ethics and morals.
  • Help and motivate students to pursue their further studies in this field.

Admission Requirements in Bachelor of Business Management (BBM)

Eligibility requirements:

  • He/ She should have passed +2 or any equivalent level of education from any board/ institution/ University recognized by TU.
  • He/ she should have secured at least second division in proficiency level or intermediate level. 
  • Students should strictly fulfill all the application form requirements needed in appearing the entrance exam.

Entrance Exam:

Students applying for Bachelor of Business Management in Tribhuvan University or academies affiliated to it must fill in the application form about their detail description of personal information and past academic records.

The candidate selection process takes place in three phases which are as follows:

  1. Written Exam (CMAT test),
  2. Individual presentation
  3. Interview

CMAT (Central Management Admission Test) is taken by Faculty of Management (FOM) where students’ verbal ability, quantitative techniques, logical reasoning and general Awareness is tested.  The test is taken in the format of SAT exam.  The individual presentation and interview is taken by college concerned. After all kind of examinations are completed, the merit list is published by considering the three aspects.  60% of the total marks obtained in CMAT exam, 30% for the total marks obtained in plus two or equivalent level and 10% of individual presentation and interview. And then the students are admitted according to merit list.

First Semester

  • Introductory Microeconomics
  • English I
  • Principles of Management
  • Business Mathematics I
  • Sociology for Business
  • Bachelor of Business Management

Second Semester

  • Financial Accounting
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • English II
  • Business Mathematics II
  • Psychology

Third Semester

  • Computer Based Financial Accounting
  • Business Communications
  • Basic Finance
  • Nepalese Society and Politics
  • Business Statistics

Fourth Semester

  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Taxation in Nepal
  • Business Research Methods

Fifth Semester

  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Insurance Broking and Bancassurance
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Introduction to Operations Management
  • Banking Law
  • Wholesale and Retail Banking
  • Commercial Banking Operations
  • Treasury Management
  • Micro Finance and Rural Banking
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Principles of Small Business Management
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Micro-finance
  • Project Management
  • Introduction to Risk and Insurance
  • Commercial Property Risk Management
  • Life and Non Life Insurance
  • Micro Insurance
  • Insurance Broking and Bancassurance
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Creative Selling
  • Sales Force Management
  • Retail Management
  • Supply Chain and Channel Management
  • Industrial Marketing
  • Rural Marketing
  • Organizational Behavior

Sixth Semester

  • Business Environment in Nepal
  • Introduction to International Business
  • Database Management
  • Commercial Banking Operations
  • Principles of Small Business Management
  • Commercial Property Risk Management
  • Advertising and Public Relations

Seventh Semester

  • E-Commerce
  • Events Management (elective-I)
  • Commercial Banking Operations (focus area III)
  • Treasury Management
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Micro-finance
  • Life and Non Life Insurance
  • Commercial Liability Risk Management
  • Creative Selling
  • Supply Chain and Channel Management

Eighth Semester

Scope and Career Prospects

Bachelor of Business Management, like other management course, has very promising scopes. The BBM graduates are enrolled in almost all sectors. One can be saleable in the most of the work place after the completion of Bachelor of Business Management degree. BBM graduates from Tribhuvan University can work in different positions, which are as follows.

  • Business Consultants
  • Business Management professional
  • Business Researcher
  • Finance Managers
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Information Systems Managers
  • Management Accountants
  • Marketing Managers
  • Production Managers
  • Research and Development Managers

Not only are this, students willing to pursue higher study in MBA or MBM are also highly benefitted by the course structure of BBM. This course is also favorable for those who are interested in going abroad. 

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