The Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS) at Riphah International University is 2-year degree offered as the foundation programme to students aiming for an MBA (1.5 years) programme. The aim of the programme is to develop the fundamental concepts of the students in order to prepare them for an MBA degree.

The students with 14 years of education will be required to complete 60 to 66 credit hours of business courses and earn a BBS degree before they could become eligible for admission to MBA programme. In essence BBS is similar to old MBA (16 years) programme and is a subset of BBA 4-year programme. The following courses are recommended for BBS degree. The underlying assumption is to have minimum of 6 credit hours in each functional area. BBS degree holder will be eligible for admission to MBA or MS programme.

Course Facts

Study Level Study Mode Program Length Credit Hours Intake Class Timings 1st Semester Fee
Undergraduate Full Time 2 Years (4 Semesters) 66 Spring & Fall Semesters Weekdays Morning Rs/- 85,770

Entry To BBS / MBA 3.5

Eligibility Seats Selection Criteria Scholarships Offered at Start Date Application
14 years of Education in relevant discipline with minimum 45% marks. 35

Academic Qualification: 70%
Test/Interview: 30%

Need & Merit Based upto 100%

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Program Structure


Sr No Course Category/Area Cr Hrs
I                                     Core Courses 57
II                                    Elective Courses 9
Total   66


Course Code Name Credit Hours
3 Micro Economics 3
Course Code Name Credit Hours
FMS-17270 Cost Accounting 3
Course Code Name Credit Hours
1 Elective I 3
1 Financial Accounting & Reporting -I 3
1 Introduction to Management Sciences 3
2 Mathematics for Business 3
3 Micro Economics 3
Course Code Name Credit Hours
FMS-258 Business Finance 3
2 Elective II 3
FMS-14075 Financial Accounting II 3
5 Human Recource Management 3
1 Introduction to Marketing 3
3 Macro Economics 3
Course Code Name Credit Hours
FMS-14066 Business Communication 3
3 Elective III 3
1 Financial Management 3
2 Life & Living 3
FMS-14073 Marketing Management 3
Course Code Name Credit Hours
FMS-14065 Business & Corporate Law 3
4 Elective IV 3
1 Management Information System 3