Bachelor of Business Management (B. B. M)


A candidate who has passed the two year Pre-University Examination conducted by the Pre-University Education Board in the state of Karnataka or any other examination considered equivalent thereto by the Mangalore University (Class XII or 10+2) is eligible for admission to Bachelor of Business Management degree programme.

Important Regulations

1. Duration

The duration of study for the Bachelor of Business Management degree shall extend over six semesters (three academic years).

2. Medium

The medium of instruction and examination in Bachelor of Business Management Degree course shall be in English.

3. Attendance

A candidate shall be considered to have satisfied the requirement of attendance for a semester if he/she attends not less than 75% of the number of classes actually held up to the end of the semester in each of the subjects.

4. Internal Assessment

The internal assessment marks in theory papers shall be based on two tests. The average of the two tests shall be taken as the internal assessment marks in theory papers.

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

Subjects of Study
First Semester

  • English
  • Language
  • Principles of Economics
  • Principles of Management
  • Accounting – I
  • Business and Society
  • General Studies
  • CC & EC

Second Semesters

  • English
  • Language
  • Managerial Economics
  • Business Organisation
  • Accounting II
  • Written Executive Communication
  • General Studies
  • CC & EC

Third Semester

  • Business Mathematics
  • Business Economics
  • Commercial Law
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Corporate Accounting – I
  • CC & EC

Fourth Semester

  • Business Statistics
  • Banking Theory & Practice
  • Income Tax
  • Computer Applications
  • Human Resource Management
  • Corporate Accounting – II
  • CC & EC


Fifth Semester

  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Company Law
  • Export Management
  • Cost Accounting
  • Elective - I Paper – I
  • Elective - II Paper – I

Sixth Semesters

  • Insurance & Risk Management
  • Investment Management
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Auditing / Project Work
  • Elective - I Paper – II
  • Elective - II Paper – II

Electives: The following electives are offered in B. B. M. course and the candidate has to choose any two electives in V & VI Semesters.

1.   Financial Management:
      Paper- I: (FM1) : Investment Decisions and Working Capital Management.
      Paper – II: (FM2) : Financial Statement Analysis and Financial Services

2.   Marketing Management:
      Paper – I: (MM1) : Marketing Research
      Paper-II : (MM2): Advertising & Salesmanship

3.   HRM:
      Paper – I : (HRM1) : Human Resource Development
      Paper – II : (HRM2) : Industrial Relations & Labour Legislation

4.   Taxation:
      Paper – I : (BT1) : Advance Income Tax
      Paper – II : (BT2) : Business Taxation