Business Administration

Business Administration

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

 

 

 

BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (BBA) DEGREE

 

About BBA Program

 

The Department of Business Administration (DBA) of Daffodil International University, a center of excellence, strives hard to prepare tomorrow's socially responsible business leaders. The aim of DBA is to provide educational know-how that changes the lives of our students as the competent professionals. The department provides caring, inspiring and student friendly environment that are needed to achieve their goals. The teaching is based on industry-related and skill-oriented case methodology within the subjects of accounting, finance, banking and insurance, marketing, HRM, and MIS. For local and international students, we offer our all courses in English.

 

Students of DBA are dynamic and talented joined from home and abroad, who thoroughly enjoy the challenges and rewards of studying in a highly diverse setting where they gain exposure to work with others from different cultures, religions, and approaches. When students leave DIU, they are ready to start their careers at different prestigious institutions or to pursue further education in international graduate programs. We are proud to attest that our alumni reflect their role in the global economy in a responsible manner and take into account the economic, social and environmental consequences of their decisions.

 

STRUCTURE OF THE CURRICULUM

DURATION OF THE PROGRAM:         Years: 4                Semesters: 8

 

      ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Students having minimum GPA of 2.5 both in SSC and HSC or equivalent background from any group may apply for admission in BBA program. Completing five O-level subjects and at least two A-level subjects with at least GPA 2.5 (Below C grade in any subject is not acceptable) may apply for admission.

Candidates who have completed higher secondary education (12 years of schooling) under a system different form SSC/HSC or O/A levels will be considered for equivalence by the university on a case to case basis. Candidates with break of study of more than two years will have to apply separately stating the cause for break of study.

Total minimum credit requirement to complete the program:                130 Credits

Total class weeks in a semester:                                                                   17 Weeks

        Minimum CGPA requirements for graduation:                                         2.00

Maximum academic years of completion:                                                 6 Years

 

Categories of Courses

No. of Courses

Credits

1.

Core Courses

20

60

2.

GED

11

34

3.

Open Elective

03

09

4.

Business Major (Compulsory)

06

18

5.

Business Major (Elective)

02

06

6.

Internship

-

03

 

Total

42

130

 

A student pursuing a BBA degree can do concentration in any of the following 9 (nine) areas:

                   1. Finance                                                            2. Marketing

           3. Accounting                                                      4. Human Resource Management

                   5. Management Information Systems                 6. Banking and Insurance

          7. Supply Chain Management                              8. Entrepreneurship

          9.  Digital Marketing

To obtain a BBA degree with single concentration, a student has to complete at least 130 credits as shown in the above-mentioned table.

 

To obtain a BBA degree with an additional concentration, a student has to complete at least 139 credits. The breakdown of credits will be as follows:

 

 

Categories of Courses

No. of Courses

Credits

1.

Core Courses

20

60

2.

GED

11

34

3.

Business Major (Compulsory)

06

18

4.

Business Major (Elective)

02

06

5.

Business Minor (2nd Concentration)

06

18

6.

Internship

 

3

 

Total

45

139

 

 

A student will be allowed to start Internship only after completing 42 courses (127 credits) including all core and GED courses in case of a single concentration, and 45 courses (136 credits) including all core and GED courses in case of a double concentration.

 

 

SEMESTER WISE DISTRIBUTION OF COURSES

 

 

Course Title

Credit

1st Year 1st Semester

0231-111

Communicative English

3

0413-112

Introduction to Business

3

0611-113

ICT in Business

3

0222-114

History of the Emergence of Bangladesh

3

0411-115

Principles of Accounting

3

0413-116

Principles of Management

3

0611-117

ICT in Business (LAB)

1

1st Year 2nd Semester

0314-121

Bangla Language & Culture

3

0541-122

Business Mathematics

3

0412-123

Principles of Finance

3

0414-124

Principles of Marketing

3

0415-125

Business Communications

3

0313-126

General Psychology

3

2nd Year 1st Semester

0541-214

Differential and Integral Calculus

3

0311-212

Microeconomics

3

0542-213

Statistics for Decision Making

2

0542-217

Statistics for Decision Making (LAB)

1

 

0223-111

Art of Living

3

0421-215

Business Law

3

0413-216

Management Information Systems

2

0611-217

Management Information Systems (Lab)

1

2nd Year 2nd Semester

0412-221

Financial Management

3

0414-222

Marketing Management

3

0413-223

Organizational Behavior

3

0223-224

Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibilities

3

0413-225

Human Resource Management

3

0311-226

Macroeconomics

3

3rd Year 1st Semester

0413-311

Entrepreneurship

3

0412-312

Principles of Banking and Insurance

3

0413-313

Production and Operations Management

3

0411-314

Management Accounting

3

0413-315

Strategic Management

3

0222-316

Socio Economic Study of Bangladesh

3

3rd Year 2nd Semester

0031-411

Employability 360°

3

 

Open Elective 1

3

 

Open Elective 2

3

 

Open Elective 3

3

 

Compulsory Major 1

3

 

Compulsory Major 2

3

4th Year 1st Semester

 

Compulsory Major 3

3

 

Compulsory Major 4

3

 

Compulsory Major 5

3

 

Compulsory Major 6

3

 

Elective Major 1

3

 

Elective Major 2

3

4th Year 2nd Semester

 

Internship

3

 

 

Total

 

130 Credits

 

    CORE COURSES

Core Courses: 20 (20 x 3 credit =60 Credits)

 

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0413-112

Introduction to Business

03

None

 

0411-115

Principles of Accounting

03

None

 

0413-116

Principles of Management

03

None

 

0412-123

Principles of Finance

03

None

 

0414-124

Principles of Marketing

03

None

 

0311-212

Microeconomics

03

None

 

0311-226

Macroeconomics

03

Microeconomics

0311-212

0415-125

Business Communications

03

None

 

0412-221

Financial Management

03

Principles of Finance

0412-123

0414-222

Marketing Management

03

Principles of Marketing

0414-124

0413-223

Organizational Behavior

03

Principles of

Management

0413-116

0421-215

Business Law

03

None

 

0413-225

Human Resource Management

03

Principles of

Management

0413-116

0413-216

Management Information

Systems

02

ICT in Business

ICT in Business (LAB)

0611-113

0611-117

0611-217

Management Information

Systems

01

ICT in Business (LAB)

0611-117

0223-224

Business Ethics and Corporate

Social Responsibilities

03

None

 

0413-311

Entrepreneurship

03

Introduction to Business

0413-112

0412-312

Principles of Banking and

Insurance

03

Principles of Finance

0412-123

0413-313

Production and Operations

Management

03

Principles of

Management

0413-116

0411-314

Management Accounting

03

Principles of Accounting

0411-115

0413-315

Strategic Management

03

Principles of

Management

0413-116

 

    GED COURSES

GED Courses: 11 (34 Credits)

 

Course

Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course

Code

0231-111

Communicative English

03

None

 

0611-113

ICT in Business

03

None

 

0611-117

ICT in Business (LAB)

01

None

 

0541-122

Business Mathematics

03

None

 

 

0541-214

Differential and Integral Calculus

03

Business Mathematics

0541-122

0313-126

General Psychology

03

None

 

0223-111

Art of Living

03

None

 

0222-114

History of the Emergence of Bangladesh

03

None

 

0314-121

Bangla Language & Culture

03

None

 

0222-316

Socio Economic Study of

Bangladesh

03

Microeconomics &

Macroeconomics

0311-212

0311-226

0542-213

Statistics for Decision Making

03

None

 

0542-217

Statistics for Decision Making

(LAB)

03

None

 

0031-411

Employability

03

Business Communications

0415-125

 

OPEN ELECTIVE COURSES

 

Open Elective Courses: Any 3 (3 X 3 Credit = 9 Credits)

 

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0413-323

Project Management

03

Production and Operations

Management

0413-313

0414-323

Digital Marketing

03

Principles of Marketing

0414-124

0311-325

International Economics

03

Macro Economics

0311-226

0414-324

International Business

03

Introduction to Business

0413-112

0419-322

Business Research Methodology

03

Statistics for decision making Statistics for Decision Making

(LAB)

0542-213

0542-217

0413-328

Leadership

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

0411-323

Income Tax Accounting

03

Principles of Accounting

0411-115

0416-323

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0613-323

Cyber Security for Business

03

ICT in Business

ICT in Business (LAB)

0611-113

0611-117

0521-324

Environmental Science and

Business Management

03

None

 

0311-325

Development Studies

03

None

 

0314-326

Basic Sociology

03

None

 

0311-327

Political Economics

03

Socio Economic Study of

Bangladesh

 

0222-316

 

 

 

 

       MAJOR COURSES

       BBA IN FINANCE MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Finance, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses (6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES: 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0412-325

Advanced Financial Theory

and Practice

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-411

Corporate Finance

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-326

Financial Markets and

Institutions

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-412

International Finance

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-413

Investment Analysis and

Portfolio Management

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-414

Strategic Finance

03

Financial Management

0412-221

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course

Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course

Code

0412-417

Financial Statement Analysis and

Valuation

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-415

Working Capital Management

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-418

Financial Derivatives and Risk

Management

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-416

Real Estate Finance and

Investments

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-419

Risk Management and Financial

Institutions

03

Financial Management

0412-221

0412-420

FinTech Management

03

Financial Management

& Management Information Systems

0412-221

0413-216

0412-421

Financial Data Analytics

03

Financial Management

& Management Information Systems

0412-221

0413-216

 

 

       BBA IN MARKETING MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Marketing, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses (6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES: 6

Course

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course

 

Code

 

 

 

Code

0414-325

Consumer Behavior

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-326

Global Marketing

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-411

Services Marketing

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-412

Marketing Research

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-413

Strategic Marketing

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

 

0414-414

Integrated Marketing

Communications

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course

Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course

Code

0414-415

Brand Management

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-419

Supply Chain Management

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-417

Industrial Marketing

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-418

Agricultural Marketing

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-416

Sales and Retail Management

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-420

New Product Development

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-421

Marketing Analytics and

Decision Making

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

0414-422

Contemporary Issues of

Marketing

03

Marketing Management

0411-314

 

 

       BBA IN ACCOUNTING MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Accounting, a student has to take  all 6 major compulsory courses

(6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

 

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES: 6

Course

Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course

Code

0411-325

Intermediate Accounting

03

Principles of Accounting

0411-115

0411-326

Cost Accounting

03

Principles of Accounting

0411-115

0411-411

Advanced Financial Accounting

03

Intermediate Accounting

0411-325

0411-412

Auditing

03

Intermediate Accounting

0411-325

0411-413

Taxation

03

Intermediate Accounting

0411-325

0411-414

Advanced Management

Accounting

03

Cost Accounting &

Management Accounting

0411-326

0411-314

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0411-417

Financial Reporting and Analysis

03

Intermediate Accounting

0411-324

0411-416

Advanced Cost Accounting

03

Cost Accounting

0411-325

 

0411-415

Accounting Information Systems

03

Intermediate Accounting

0411-324

 

0411-418

Corporate Laws and Secretarial

Practices

03

Business Law

0421-215

0411-419

Accounting Theory and Practices

03

Principles of Accounting

0411-115

0411-420

International Accounting

03

Intermediate Accounting

0411-324

0411-421

Enterprise Risk Management

03

Accounting Information

Systems

0411-415

0411-422

Predictive Analytics Using

Financial Disclosures

03

Financial Reporting and

Analysis

0411-417

 

      BBA IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Human Resource Management, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses (6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

 

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES : 6

Course

Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course

Code

0413-325

Strategic Human Resource

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

 

Management

 

& Strategic Management

0413-315

0413-326

Compensation Management

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

0413-411

Human Resource Planning

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

0413-412

Negotiation and Conflict

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

 

Management

 

& Principles of Management

 

 

 

 

 

0413-116

0413-413

Training and Development

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

0413-414

International Human Resource

Management

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course

Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course

Code

0413-415

Career Planning and

Development

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

0412-416

Industrial Relations

03

Principles of Management

0413-116

 

0413-417

Human Resource Information System

 

03

Human Resource Management

& Management Information Systems

0413-225

0413-216

0413-418

Contemporary Issues of Human

Resource Management

03

Human Resource Management

0413-225

0413-419

Total Quality Management

03

Principles of Management

0413-116

 

 

0413-420

Industry 4.0, Technology & Management Implications

 

03

Principles of Management & Management Information

Systems

0413-116

 

0413-216

 

 

       BBA IN MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Management Information Systems, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses (6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

 

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES : 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0612-325

Data Communication and

Networking for Business

03

ICT in Business & Management

Information Systems

0611-113

0413-216

0613-326

Enterprise Resource Planning

03

ICT in Business & Management

Information Systems

0611-113

0413-216

0612-411

Database Management System

03

ICT in Business & Management

Information Systems

0611-113

0413-216

0611-412

Spreadsheet Analysis and

Modeling

03

ICT in Business & Management

Information Systems

0611-113

0413-216

0612-413

System Analysis and Design

03

ICT in Business & Management

Information Systems

0611-113

0413-216

0613-414

Decision Support System

03

ICT in Business & Management

Information Systems

0611-113

0413-216

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0611-415

E-Commerce

03

ICT in Business & Management

0611-113

 

 

 

Information Systems

0413-216

0613-417

Operating Systems

03

ICT in Business & Management

0611-113

 

 

 

Information Systems

0413-216

0612-418

Data Structure and Algorithms

03

ICT in Business & Management

0611-113

 

 

 

Information Systems &

0413-216

 

 

 

Database Management System

0612-411

0613-419

Web-based Programming

03

ICT in Business

0611-113

 

 

 

Management Information

0413-216

 

 

 

Systems

 

 

 

 

Computer Programming and

0613-416

 

 

 

Application

 

0613-416

Computer Programming and

03

ICT in Business &

0611-113

 

Application

 

Management Information

0413-216

 

 

 

Systems

 

0613-417

AI, Data, and Society

03

ICT in Business

0611-113

 

 

 

Management Information

0413-216

 

 

 

Systems

 

 

 

 

 

Computer Programming and

Application

0613-416

 

       BBA IN BANKING AND INSURANCE MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Banking and Insurance, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses (6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

 

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES : 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0412-327

Financial Institutions and Markets

03

Financial Management & Principles of Banking and

Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-328

Retail Banking and E-Banking

03

Financial Management &

Principles of Banking and Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-401

Investment Analysis of Banks

03

Financial Management &

Principles of Banking and Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-402

Operations of Life and Non- life Insurance

03

Financial Management & Principles of Banking and

Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-403

Banking Operations and practice

03

Financial Management & Principles of Banking and

Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-404

Merchant and Investment Banking

03

Financial Management &

Principles of Banking and Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0412-405

Marketing of Bank Services

03

Financial Management & Principles

of Banking and Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-406

Islamic Banking and

Insurance

03

Financial Management & Principles

of Banking and Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-407

Central Banking: Regulations and

Supervision

03

Financial Management & Principles of Banking and Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-408

International Business and

Banking

03

Financial Management & Principles

of Banking and Insurance

0412-221

0412-312

0412-409

Financial Data Analytics

03

Financial Management

& Management Information Systems

0412-221

0413-216

0412-410

FinTech – Digital Payments

03

Financial Management

0412-221

 

 

Tools and Strategies

 

& Management Information

Systems

0413-216

 

       BBA IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Supply Chain Management, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses (6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

 

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES: 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0416-325

Strategic Supply Chain

Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

0416-326

Suppliers and Sourcing

Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

0416-411

Transportation & Distribution

Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

0416-412

Supply Chain Modeling

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

0416-413

Inventory Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

0416-414

Negotiation and Contract

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

 

0416-415

Purchasing and Materials

Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

0416-416

E-Procurement

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

0416-417

Customer Relationships

Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

0416-418

Contemporary Issues of Supply

Chain Management (new)

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

0416-419

 

Logistics Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

0416-420

Process and Quality

Management

03

Introduction to Supply Chain

Management

0416-323

 

      BBA IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP MAJOR COURSES

To do concentration in Entrepreneurship, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses

(6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0419-325

Preparing Business Plan and

Venture Start Up

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0419-326

Management of Innovation

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0419-411

Entrepreneurship in Action

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0419-412

Small Business in Bangladesh

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0419-413

E-business and E-commerce

Management

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0413-414

Project Management

03

Production and Operations

Management

0413-313

 

MAJOR ELECTIVE COURSES (ANY 2)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0419-415

Social Entrepreneurship

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0419-416

Information Technology Business

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0419-417

NGO and Social Business

Development

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

0419-418

Entrepreneurial Capital

03

Entrepreneurship

0413-311

 

 

       MAJOR COURSES FOR DIGITAL MARKETING

To do a single major in Digital Marketing, a student has to take all 6 major compulsory courses

(6×3=18 credits) and any 2 major elective courses (2×3=6 credits).

MAJOR COMPULSORY COURSES: 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

Prerequisite

Course Code

0414-327

Digital Marketing Analytics

03

Digital        Marketing