BBM Subjects and Syllabus


3 Years

Average Fees

INR 10,000 - 3 LPA

Lisha Gupta

Updated on May 11, 2023 by Lisha Gupta

Lisha Gupta

Updated on May 11, 2023 by Lisha Gupta

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The BBM syllabus is divided into six semesters taught over a period of three years. Some of the subjects that the aspirants study during their BBM course are Economics, Business Law, Regulatory Framework etc. 

BBM course is the most sought-after course due to its high popularity in the management development sector.  The BBM job scope is one of the most highly competitive fields, with candidates vying for both public and private domains. 

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BBM Subjects

The BBM subjects are designed for students to learn about management, business, and enterprise industries in detail. The BBM subjects, which include finance, strategic management, marketing, operations management, etc., are pursued in-depth. 

The core subjects are subjects that are considered essential for the foundation of learning. The elective subjects and practical subjects make the coursework more diverse and flexible. 

BBM Core Subjects

Typical core BBM Subjects include subjects related to Management and Business. Some of the core BBM Subjects are stated below:

  • English Language and Business Communication
  • Marketing Management
  • Organization Behavior
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Statistics
  • Material and Production Management

BBM Elective Subjects

The electives can be chosen by the aspirants on their own, pertaining to their interests. Some of the BBM electives are:

  • Organizational Behavior
  • Export Management
  • Project Management
  • Working Capital Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Analysis

Semester Wise BBM Syllabus and Subjects

The BBM syllabus and subjects pursued provide in-depth knowledge of the fundamentals of management, business and entrepreneurship. The first year and second year of the BBM syllabus focuses on the management framework of business, and communication skills, to name a few. 

The third-year syllabus are more focused on the internship part of the course. The syllabus varies from the third year based on the BBM specialisations opted by the candidates. The BBM subject list is given below according to the semesters:

BBM First Year Syllabus

The table below contains the list of BBM subjects in the first year:

Semester I

Semester II

English Language and Business Communication

Business Mathematics

Principles of Management (3)


Business and Social Environment

Basic Concepts of Mathematics

Financial Accounting

Marketing Management

BBM Second Year Syllabus

The table below contains the list of BBM subjects in the second year:

Semester III

Semester IV

Business Law

Business Statistics

Business in Emerging Markets

Management Accounting

Company Accounts

Environmental Science and Sustainability

Business of Films and New Age Content

Introduction to OB & HR

Specialisation Wise BBM Syllabus and Subjects

BBM offers several specializations and the core subjects differ for each stream. Detailed below are some of the popular specializations and their corresponding course structure.

BBM in International Business

BBM in International Business focuses on students gaining knowledge and ideas about the international market, trade policies, trade market analysis, and management structure on a global scale. Below is the BBM in International Business syllabus and subjects: 

  • Business Mathematics
  • Values & Ethics in International Business
  • Global Business Management
  • International strategic management
  • International Institutions & Trade Implications
  • Export-import documentation & logistics
  • International marketing
  • International financial management

BBM in Human Resource Management

BBM in HRM deals with students learning about human resource management, employee and employers relation, ethics, behaviour modules, and organizational management, to name a few. Below are some of the BBM in HRM sujbects:

  • Management Concepts
  • Business Mathematics
  • Human Rights Law
  • Sociology of Change & Development
  • Indian Financial System
  • Management Information System
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Industrial Relations Law

BBM in Marketing Management

BBM in Marketing Management focuses on students gaining knowledge about the development of marketing techniques and strategies and their implementation. Below is BBM in marketing management subjects: 

  • Communication Skills and Personality Development
  • Elements of HRM
  • International Business Environment
  • International Business in Service Sector
  • International Business Law
  • International Project Management
  • International Relations
  • Business Reporting and Analysis

Other BBM specializations

BBM in Management of Training and Development

BBM in Environment Studies

BBM in Computer Application for Business

BBM in Supply Chain Management

BBM in Strategic Management

BBM in Project Management

BBM in Organizational Behaviour

BBM in Operation Management

BBM in Marketing


BBM in Finance

BBM in Entrepreneurship

BBM Course Structure

The BBM course also offers several internships to enhance students' practical knowledge. The course offers fundamentals of business, enterprise, and management for the first four semesters and advanced management along with specialised electives for the rest of the semesters.

The course structure of the BBM course is as follows.

  • VI Semesters
  • Core and Elective subjects
  • Dissertation Submission
  • Project and Viva Voce
  • Mandatory Internship
  • Lab subjects

BBM Teaching Methodology and Techniques

As a methodology and strategy, the BBM teaching methods integrate conventional teaching philosophies. Additionally, students receive specialised support for their research work. The students have the chance to submit their best work and ask questions about the assignment during these one-on-one encounters.

  • Research Sessions
  • Group Projects
  • Case Methodology 
  • Workshop
  • Final Dissertation Submission
  • Mandatory Internship

BBM Projects

Research projects are a crucial component of studying for a BBM course. Depending on the specialisation they opt to follow, students can choose the subjects for their project. The following is a list of some of the most well-liked research projects:

  • Managing Technology & Innovation
  • Resources Management & Sustainable Development
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Responsibility, Ethics & Accountability
  • Accounting & Finance

BBM Reference Books

 Listed below are some of the popular BBM course books that the students can invest in:

Name of the Book


Business Organization and Management

Jallo, Tata McGraw Hill

Business Environment Text and Cases

F. Cherunilam

Business Correspondence and Report Writing

R. C. Sharma, Krishna Mohan

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