Integrated BBA – MBA (Five Year)

BBA-MBA (5 years) is an Integrated MBA Programme of Institute of Management, Nirma University. It synergises both the undergraduate and postgraduate programme phase. It is one of the popular Integrated MBA programmes in India. The first three years (undergraduate phase) comprise of nine terms. The fourth and fifth years (the post-graduation phase) comprises of four terms, with two terms in each of the two years. The programme provides an opportunity to exit at the end of the third year. On successful completion of three years, a degree of Bachelors in Business Administration is awarded to the student wishing to exit the programme at this point. On successful completion of five years, a “Bachelors in Business Administration – Master of Business Administration” degree will be awarded.

The medium of instruction for the programme is English.

Unique undergraduate management programme with opportunity to gain minor specialisation in Engineering Basics and Information Technology.

The benefits of this opportunity are:

  • Develops integration skills
  • Increases receptivity to emerging knowledge and skill requirements
  • Enhances employability opportunities
  • Opportunity to specialise in various management areas such as Marketing, Finance, Operations, Strategy, Human Resource Management, etc. during MBA part of the programme.
  • Experienced faculty and innovative method of teaching comprising of a proper mix of theory and practice that provides opportunities for participatory and experiential learning.
  • Credit based social and industrial internship during summers.
  • Various activities and special workshops for the overall personality development of the students.
  • Outcome Based Education System.
  • To have established leadership credentials.
  • To apply managerial concepts, skills, tools & techniques for solving organisational problems.
  • To be able to demonstrate and continuously enhance their entrepreneurial & intrapreneurial skills.
  • To be a socially‐responsible individual.

After going through the programme, the student should be able to:

  • Make use of communication skills effectively in different contexts.
  • Develop a broad perspective of humanities and social science dimensions.
  • Explain general management concepts and frameworks.
  • Analyse business environment for effective problem solving.
  • Illustrate leadership, teamwork, and social skills.
  • Demonstrate creativity and critical thinking skills.
  • Assume an ethical and socially responsible stand in conflicting situations.
  • Engaged
  • Empowered
  • Ethical
  • Entrepreneurial

The first three years [the under-graduation period] will have a term system. It will have nine terms, with three terms in each of the three years. The duration of each term is proposed to be 11 – 12 weeks (inclusive of examinations). A teaching week would normally have 30 contact hours, out of which 25 hours of classroom teaching, including tutorials, while the balance time will have library and other practicing sessions. The fourth and fifth years [the post-graduation period] will have a total of six terms, with three terms in each of the two years. The duration of each semester is proposed to be 11 – 12 weeks [inclusive of examinations].