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.