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Pursuing BBA can promote your career at an early stage

June 08, 2016 03:27 PM 5 minute read , Management - BBA / MBA / Diploma , DU-JAT - Joint Admission Test (BBA(FIA)/BMS/B.A. (Hons.)) , SET (BBA) - 2016

Pursuing BBA can promote your career at an early stage

Pursuing a right degree is very important in one’s life. There is so much competition in the job market that the positions go only to the well-qualified ones. BBA is one such degree that offers required knowledge about business and principles of management. The BBA degree is quite valued especially for the students who are looking for a leadership position early in their career. A course In BBA provides students an option to select advanced courses in areas like finance, real estate, e-commerce, IT, HR, marketing, accounting etc. When pursued in a reputed BBA college, the degree has more value. Most of the universities offer three years course of BBA these days. Students having BBA degree are considered competent candidates for junior level management positions. They are extremely employable and can easily progress to higher positions in any business organizations.

BBA is a professional degree- a Bachelor Program in management. Students with BBA degree are definitely better employable than those with degrees like B Sc, BA, B Com etc and stand a chance to progress to higher positions in a business organization. Business organizations usually offer vacancies for the BBA graduates various positions like Executive or Asst manager in business development, sales, human resource, projects planning, advertising, banking & finance etc. Many companies take fresher as executive trainees and based on their performance take suitable candidates into the payroll. If a student wants to do MBA after BBA degree then there are some definite advantages since (s)he already has the knowledge of subjects covered in the MBA course.

A BBA graduate can explore a career as a Chartered Accountant, a Cost and Works Accountant, a Chartered Financial Analyst, Company Secretary as well.

The value of the BBA degree and quality of education depend on the institution. So choosing a good BBA college is very important. The BBA institute you choose should have a good on campus placement cell to help you to get jobs.

Why to study BBA?

In today’s employment scenario has become too diverse and competitive. It is important to be well qualified to have an edge over others. BBA is one degree that serves as a one to a professional career. You need to choose the right College in terms of placement, fee, location, curriculum, and infrastructure.

Some of the common areas of work which you can pursue

  • Accounting
  • Finance Sector
  • Tourism Sector
  • Banking Sector
  • Consultancy
  • IT Sector
  • Real estate
  • Human resource management

Some Advantages of BBA over other courses

A degree in BBA will arm a student with the basic knowledge about the corporate environment and management skills which will help them understand the diverse functioning of a company.

Here are some advantages that favor a BBA graduate over graduates in BA, B Com or B Sc:

  • Early learning: A course in a management offers an understanding of important business skills such as leadership, communication skills, critical thinking, and decision-making.
  • More time to learn management concepts: The course of BBA being a three-year program enables a student to learn the basic concepts of management and business studies as well as wide range of topics over a longer period. Knowledge in these subjects creates a strong background for future MBAs aspirants.
  • Prepares for managerial roles: A programme in BBA matches the demand for managerial roles in various industries. On completion of the program, a lucrative entry-level job awaits.
  • Lesser Investment, more return on investment (ROI) :A program in BBA can be pursued at a much lesser cost as compared to those in Law or Engineering. On the other hand, BBA needs lesser investments and offers more returns in the future in the form of attractive salary.

Popular BBA entrance tests that are conducted by some of the

DU-JAT - Joint Admission Test (BBA inFIA)/BMS/BBE. (Hons.))

B_MAT - Bharati Vidyapeeth Undergraduate Management Aptitude Test

Christ University BBA Entrance Exam

IPUCET - Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test (BBA)

IPM Aptitude Test - Indian Institute of Management Indore Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test

SET (Gen) for BBA

St. Xavier's Entrance Exam

GAT - Gitam Admission Test

AIMA-UGAT- All India Management Association Under Graduate Aptitude Test

NPAT - National Test for Programs After Twelfth



PES Scholastic Aptitude Test (PESSAT) - BBA/BBA-HEM

Manipal University Online Entrance Test (BA/BBA)

Alliance Undergraduate Management Aptitude Test(BBA)

Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University Admission Test (BBA)

LPUNEST UG (Hons. and Integrated)

Jamia Millia Islamia Entrance Test(JMIEE)-B.B.A.

S P JAIN’S BBA Entrance Test

Top Colleges offering BBA in India

Delhi University (BMS)

Indian Institute of Management Indore (IPM)

Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communications, Pune

Christ University, Bangalore

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi

UPES, Dehradun

KIIT, Bhubaneswar

Manipal University

Alliance Undergraduate Management

Jamia Millia Islamia

S P JAIN Institute of Management

Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar

Barkatullah University, Bhopal

University Of Lucknow, Lucknow

Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Management and Research, Pune & Delhi

Bundelkhand University, Jhansi

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

Loyola College, Chennai

ICFAI University, Dehradun

SDM Institute of Management Development, Mysore

St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata

Himalayan Institute of Technology and Management, Lucknow

Netaji Subhash Institute of Management Sciences, Delhi

Institute of Advance Management and Technology, Meerut

School of Management Sciences, Varanasi

St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai

The MSHM School of Management, Kolkata

DAV College, Chandigarh

H. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai

ISBR Business School, Chennai

B.P. Poddar Institute of Management & Technology, Kolkata

St. Andrews College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mumbai

Amity Global Business School, Noida, Mohali, Kolkata

Institute of Business Management and Research (IBMR), Kolkata

Madras Christian College, Chennai

Source: Falguni Goswami
Falguni is the Head of Testprep Division of CollegeDekho and is also an expert in Career Counselling

Falguni Goswami is the Head of TestPrep Division of and an Expert in Career Counselling.

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