BBA in Uttar Pradesh
About BBA Course
The modern Era is all about practical learning. Education system has improved itself from last 50 years towards imparting learnings in fields of business and technology by including more professional subjects and syllabus.
Bachelor of Business Administration (abbreviated as BBA) is a vast extensive professional course which is designed for imparting knowledge about general business administration and management. In India, BBA is usually a 3 years graduate degree course, if taken on full-time basis. It requires minimum of Senior Secondary Education (12th Standard) and the entrance in the college or university depends upon their respective minimum percentage criteria. Do check with college/university’s website before applying for admission.
Popular career options after BBA, in Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh is the second-largest economy in India after Maharashtra and it contributes 8.406% of Indian Economy. Also, Uttar Pradesh has more metropolitan cities than any other state in India This means it has varied job options, varying from manufacturing to service sector, production to agriculture and entertainment to real estate. For BBA freshers (and experienced too), one can find lots of jobs in small, medium and high scale industries. Here are the sectors where BBA graduate seek to start their career:
Public Sector refers to organizations or companies which fall under either city, state or central government authorization. Since Uttar Pradesh is a large state, there are numerous government setups. To give you a quick understanding, Oil & Natural Gas, Railways, High Court, Agricultural Corporations, Government Health Benefits organizations, are few examples of public sector companies. A graduate student of Management is applicable to apply for following positions. Here mentioned is just one example company, to give you an overview( It is not an actual job link). You may search for the similar enterprises.
- Assistant Manager–Ministry of Tourism, Lucknow
- Graduate Trainee– National Fertilizers Ltd., Noida
- Research Fellow -Indian Council of Historical Research
- Project Assistant – Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
- Business Analyst – IT departments of many government organizations
- Lab Technician – All India Institute of Ayurveda
- Digital Media Executive – State Bank of India
- Executive Secretary - Chaudhary Charan Singh University
- Counsellor – Indian Red Cross Society, Lucknow
- Consultant–United Nations Development Programme, Lucknow
Be an employee in a private sector, is another option. According to community.data.gov.in, there were 39,596 active private companies in Uttar Pradesh State by the year 2014 (The number may have increased manifolds till 2018). Like public sector, you have above mentioned career positions here too. In addition to them, there are more designations for BBA in private sector, such as
- Technical Specialist
About Job Position– To provide expert consultancy in field of expertise like software, products, etc. The main aim is to provide technical solutions to the end user (business or individual) for the area of expertise.
- Marketing Analyst
About Job Position – It is basically a research kind of job profile where you would require to carryout research work in the field of service or products and collect relevant statistical data to help company in manufacturing and marketing their products or services.
- Logistics Executive
About Job Position – It entails monitoring of supply-chain system, recommending effective modes of transporting, routing and frequency, providing training to shipping department, maintaining logistics reports and logs, coordinating the deliveries, maintaining proper functioning in logistics department.
- Product Development Executive
About Job Position – Major job is to keep check over the product development process cycle, to ensure quality and timely delivery of the product (either software or physical product).
- HR Executive
About Job Position – Human Resource refers to the employees working for the company. An HR Executive position upholds tasks related to management of employee’s personal and professional attributes at workplace. For instance, the responsibilities may include managing interviewing process, documentation, training scheduling, performance checks, termination and promotion process. Handling grievances, executing and safeguarding organizational rules and regulations.
- Back Office Executive
About Job Position – As conveyed by the title, this position includes some common tasks to be performed at the backend, to provide documentation and technical support to the staff sitting at front office. The tasks may include processing of projects, carrying out market research to provide data and information to the front-end face of the business and also handles finances for the organization.
- Sales Executive
About Job Position – Complete focus of this job profile is Sales. It is done by handling customer queries, introducing them with offered products/services, offering advice, establishing new prospective client relationships, negotiating contracts and thus maintaining the monthly/annual sales target for the company.
- Business Development Executive
About Job Position – This position works in collaboration with sales team and has even bigger area to work upon. There are three major roles of a BDE – identify new sales lead, pitch them the new services/products and maintain after-sales relations between client and business. One has to maintain the documentations, leads logs, interact with customers, provide after sales support, prepare presentations, attending conferences and summits.
- Content Writer
About Job Position – Content is everywhere; documentation, online, websites, applications, support manuals, advertising; you name it and it is there. You can take up this job if you have command over language(s). Every industry does have a post of content writer. In fact, freelancer in content writing is the most popular job profile these days.
- Customer Care Executive
About Job Position – This is the position where you get to directly interact with client (person or business) through telephonic calls. You could be interacting for taking new orders, providing them technical support, handling their complaints or just providing them information. You do require a convincing and fluent language skills for this portfolio.
- Account Executive
About Job Position – Account executive is required to act as an executive handler of the money transactions that occurred between the company and the client. Depending upon the type of company you are working with, the nature of financial handling may differ. For example, if you work with an advertising company, your primary tasks would be to manage client meetings to understand their advertising needs, preparing advertising campaign ideas along with the cost and expenses, negotiating with client over timelines and budget, keeping record of campaign progress, providing invoices to the client for the services and keep pitching for new customers.
Above mentioned career profiles opportunities can be available in the following types of companies. We are providing an example from Uttar Pradesh, from each type.
Manufacturing Companies – Uttar Pradesh Engineering Company
Service Industries – Industries in Tourism, Agriculture, Hotel Industry, etc. There are just too many options to choose from.
Information Technology– Omninet Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Lucknow
Real Estate – Parshvanath, Ghaziabad
Education– Amity University, Sharda University
Infrastructural Management – Gayatri Projects Ltd.
Entertainment–V4 Entertainment, Noida
Transportation – U.P. Transport Company, Lucknow.
Syllabus of the course
BBA throughout India contains the same syllabus structure. Education system in Uttar Pradesh do include some of the niche subjects in the syllabus of BBA to provide greater exposure towards learning.
- Management Subjects
- Principles of Management
- Personnel Management & Industrial Relations
- Production & Material Management
- Marketing Management
- Business Mathematics & Statistics
- Business Economics
- Business Data Processing
- Business Laws
- Financial & Management Accounting
Introduction to Operations Research
- Legal Studies
- Management Information System (MIS)
- Supply Chain Management
For more detailed subject study topics, please refer to the syllabus of respective
College Specific Subjects ( Specialized subjects)
- Comparative International Management
- Emergency Response and Life Saving Skills
- Foreign Business Languages
- SAP Courses
- Competitive Intelligence-applications in Business
- Corporate Warfare for Business Development
And many more. Some institutions go extra-mile to teach you management. For more
detailed knowledge of what subject you would be taught, please refer to official
website of the selected college or university.
Who studies this course?
You may belong to a modern city of Uttar Pradesh or may come from not-so modern
one. This shouldn’t affect your decision of pursuing BBA course. This course demands
only the positive intentions and broader thinking. You can go with this course
- If you are seeking career on any of the aforesaid career opportunities.
- Or if you wish to be a supportive hand in your family’s business, with modern theories
- Or you want to take on your own business venture.
- Or you opted for commerce stream in 12th. Standard and now want to justify the course.
This is fruitful since you are already from a commerce background and you will have
a head start in BBA.
About the Uttar Pradesh, its cities and their education
It is a fourth largest Indian State. Agriculture and service industries contribute
the largest portion of the state's economy.
The state is divided into 18 divisions and 75 districts with Lucknow being its capital.
The state contributes 16.16% of India's total population.
5 Central Universities
28 State Universities
8 Deemed Universities
National Law University, Lucknow
||Total 133 in number
||Total 121 in number
Industrial Training Institutes
||Total 150 in number
With such huge number of options, you might get into doubt of choosing the correct
one. Narrow down your choice by considering following points
- The place of study you prefer.
- Your education expense budget.
- Testimonials from alumni of the college.
- On-campus placement opportunities.