Business Administration

Business Administration


  • MBA (Regular)

  • Executive MBA

An Overview of MBA Program

The Department of Business Administration under the Faculty of Business and Entrepreneurship (FBE) at DIU offers the world’s best known and most widely recognized MBA degree in the field of business for the students willing to serve in different organizations at executive, managerial, and administrative positions. MBA is one of the most sought degrees after graduation in the world because of its value to people in business and administration. The goal of the program is to produce quality graduates who are competent enough to meet the contemporary and emerging needs of business enterprises and societies, and provide the nation with knowledgeable and skilled managers who are able to meet the changing needs of 4th industrial revolution in the business environment today and days to come.

The MBA program of DIU involves rigorous teaching, field-works, industry attachment, reports, presentation and teams projects, all of which give students the necessary abilities to handle real-life business situations. This helps set them apart from those who do not have such expertise and can make them leaders in their chosen fields.



Program Structure of MBA Program

This is a 60-credit MBA program and a regular student has to complete 60 credits to earn an MBA degree. However, a student may get waiver of some courses depending upon his/her results at Bachelor and/ Master levels and managerial/professional experience. The minimum credit requirements for an MBA degree is 39 credits. Only the students having adequate professional experience and outstanding academic records will be allowed to earn an Executive MBA degree. The total credit requirements for a particular student and the courses s/he needs to take will be evaluated and determined by the academic advisor(s) of the program or the Dean of the Faculty based on his/her results at Bachelor and/ Master levels and managerial experience. The general credit requirements for a student pursuing an MBA degree are given in the following.

  Categories of Courses No. of Courses Credits
1. Core Courses 11 33
2. Functional Courses 02 06
3. Capstone Course 01 03
4. Major Courses 05 15
  Internship   04
  Total 19 61


 Major Area(s):

A student pursuing an MBA Degree can do in the following Twenty one (21) areas:

  1. Finance
  2. Marketing
  3. Human Resource Management
  4. Accounting
  5. Textile & Apparel Management & Merchandising
  6. Entrepreneurship
  7. Real Estate
  8. Management Information System
  9. Banking
  10. International Business
  11. Tourism and Hospitality Management
  12. Supply Chain Management
  13. Digital Marketing
  14. Agribusiness
  15. Social Business
  16. Project Management
  17. Islamic Finance
  18. Engineering Management
  19. Insurance
  20. Leadership
  21. Business Analytics


Salient features of MBA at DIU

  • The program has global standard course curricula with as many as 21 majors.
  • The courses are taught by senior teachers with PhD and leading corporate professionals.
  • Graduates are well placed in reputed local and multinational companies and verius sectors in
    the government.
  • The program is the member of AACSB, ACBSP, and AMDISA which is a clear distinction that
    signifies the high-quality of the program.
  • The program provides students with skills, knowledge, and a unique learning experience
    needed to launch a career in their chosen field that signals to employers that they are a
    well-rounded and adaptable thinker.
  • It has exchange programs with top ranked foreign universities of various countries.
  • It has partnerships with nationally reputed institutions and trade bodies including ICMAB,
    ICAB BSHRM, BFTI, BIM, DCCI, and so on.
  • Its has Business Incubator, Start-up Market, Venture Capital to facilitate entrepreneurship
    among students.
  • Classrooms are well equipped with state-of-the-art technologies.
  • Scholarship opportunities based on results, need, and other categories are being provided for
    its students.
  • It helps develop entrepreneurial spirit to enable the graduates to be employers rather than
  • The program has Marketing Lab, Innovation Lab, Finance Lab and so on.
  • The program arranges industry visit as a part of the academic program.
  • It provides internship and placement through Career Development Centre (CDC).

Admission Requirements

Students having graduation degree from any discipline are allowed to apply for admission to MBA program. For admission to MBA program a student must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Students having minimum 2.5 GPA or 2nd division both in SSC/Dakhil/Vocational and HSC/Alim/BA/Diploma In Commerce/Diploma in Business Studies and 3 or 4 years graduation from any discipline may apply for admission.
  • Students  completing  five  O-level  subjects  and  at least  two  A-level  subjects  with  4  “B”  grade  and  3 “C”  grade  and  3  or  4  years  graduation  from  any discipline may apply for admission.

  • For MBA (Executive), an applicant must have minimum 3 years job experience in executive level after graduation.


Admission Process

Aplicants selected for MBA will be notified for completing admission process within specific date.They will have to produce original certificates/testi-monials and mark sheets/transcripts of all examinations passed at the time of admission. Candidates who have completed the above formalities will have to pay the required admission and other fees for enrollment in the desired program.


Scholarships and Financial Aids

DIU provides the meritorious and poor students with financial aid. Every year 25% poor and meritorious students of the total students receive 10% to 100% financial aid. It is remarkable that more than 2,000 students of the university avail themselves of the waiver and scholarship facilities.

Scholarships are provided in four categories:

  • Daffodil International University Scholarship
  • Lutfar Rahman Scholarship
  • Razia Begum Scholarship
  • Akij Group Scholarship

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Summary of the Program

Credits Program Duration Admission Fee Average Semester Cost for 12 Credits Total Tuition Fee Total cost
40-60 1-2 Years TK 34,500 TK 50,750 TK 135,000-213,750 TK 179,750-270,000

Detailed Cost Structure of MBA Program

Fees & Charges 39 Credits (3 Semester) 48 Credits (4 Semester) 60 Credits (5 Semester)
Admission Fee 12,000 12,000 12,000
Library Development Fee 2,000 2,000 2,000
Rover Scout and BNCC Fee 500 500 500
Student Smart Card (in Balance 200 Tk.) 1,000 1,000 1,000
Student and Guardian Group Life Insurance 2,000 2,000 2,000
Tuition Fees (36 cr. hr. @ Tk. 3750) 135,000 168,000 213,750
Semester Fee (Per Semester @ Tk.3000) 9,000 12,000 15,000
Development Fee (Per Semester @ Tk. 2000) 6,000 8,000 10,000
Extracurricular Activities Fee (Per Semester @Tk.750) 2,250 3,000 3,750
Internship/Dissertation Fee (3 cr.) 10,000 10,000 10,000
Total payable (for 39/48/60) 179,750 219,250 270,000



Daffodil International University Central Library (Ninety Thousand  Square Feet) at Daffodil Smart City, Ashulia, Dhaka with a large number of books, journals, magazines, reference books, research papers both online and offline are available at DIU.


Teaching Methods & Medium of Instructions

DIU follows modern teaching methods including class lectures, interactive discussion, simulation, lab work, case analysis, and field study. A special feature of DIU’s teaching is tutorial/workshop/lab sessions designed to assist students to learn on application of concepts and theories. The medium of instruction at DIU is English.


Grading System & Passing Grade

Marks obtained out of 100
Grade Grade Point Remarks
80% and above A+ 4.00 Outstanding
75% to less than 80% A 3.75 Excellent
70% to less than 75% A- 3.50 Very Good
65% to less than 70% B+ 3.25 Good
60% to less than 65% B 3.00 Satisfactory
55% to less than 60% B- 2.75 Above Average
50% to less than 55% C+ 2.50 Average
45% to less than 50% C 2.25 Below Average
40% to less than 45% D 2.00 Pass
Less than 40% F 0.00 Fail

The minimum passing grade in MBA program in each course is C. Thus, to earn an MBA degree a student must ensure that his/her grade is each course is C or above.

Performance Evaluation Rubrics

Final grade in each course will be given on the basis of the performance on class attendance, quiz/class test, assignment, presentation, midterm test, and final examination as indicated below:

Evaluation Criteria Marks
Class Attendance 07
3 Class Tests 15
Assignment 05
Presentation 08
Mid-term Test 25
Final Examination 40
Total 100


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International Linkage

DIU has collaboration with more than 200 universities of over 40 countries such as USA, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Turkey, Thailand, Sweden, Switzerland, Sri Lanka, Poland, Philippines, Romania, Russia, New Zealand, Malaysia, South Korea, China, Japan, Ireland, Indonesia, India, Cambodia, Australia, and Austria. List of Partner Universities of Daffodil International University: Click here





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