Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) - Course Overview

Duration: 3.0 yrs | Mode: Regular| Avg. Fees: 3,50,000 / Year

198 courses | 156 colleges

About Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) is a three-year undergraduate program that offers advanced studies in the field of management that are necessary to run an organization efficiently. It also provides in-depth knowledge of human resource management, economics, and business studies.

The BMS course provides students with vast knowledge of changing world of management, new business techniques, entrepreneurship, trading, finance, stock and risk analysis. It includes various training sessions and extra and co-curricular activities that are essential for the overall development of the students to help them understand the real-world challenges. BMS also teaches budding entrepreneurs how to expand their businesses with least number of risks.

Students planning to undertake BMS must have team-building qualities and should be able to communicate effectively. They should also have knowledge about the current affairs and the stock market. Students learn to critically analyse situations and to solve the complexities of management.

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum Qualification Required: 10+2
  • Minimum Marks Required: 50% varies to 60%, varies from college to college. English as a compulsory subject in high school.
  • Age Limit: The age limit is 22 years for general category and 24 years for reserved category.

BMS Admission Process:

  • Admission to the BMS program is on the basis of entrance exams such as UGAT.
  • Few colleges also have direct admissions and merit list as their eligibility criteria.

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) Syllabus

First Year:

Foundation of Human Skills

Business Communication

Introduction to Computers

Business Law

Introduction to Financial Accounts

Business Environment

Business Statistics

Principles of Management 1

Industrial Law


Second Year:

Computer Applications in Business

Principles of Management 2

Environmental Management 

Business Mathematics

Introduction to Cost Accounting

Management Accounting

Marketing Management

Direct & Indirect Taxes

Export-Import Procedures


Third Year:

Export-Import Documentation

Financial Management

Operational Research

Public Relations Management

Service Sector Management


Research Methods in Business

Project Work

Special Studies in Finance

Management of SME

International Finance

International Marketing

Career Options and Job Prospects

After pursuing a Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) degree, students can explore different career opportunities while beginning their professional journey. Interested students can go for higher studies and pursue master’s degree - ideally an MBA to further advance in their career. 

The course provides students with an adequate understanding of management, making them fit for jobs in the areas such as Academic Institutions, Marketing & Sales, Finance & Retail, & Consulting etc. The average annual salary of a fresher is between Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 4 lakh. Here’s a list of popular job roles for students with BMS degree:

  • HR Executive
  • Quality Manager
  • Business Development Executive
  • Assistant Manager