• Bachelor in  Business Administration

    Bachelor of
    Business Administration


Bachelor of Business Administration is a four year, eight semester program, offered at Thames International College by the School of Business and Technology in affiliation with the Faculty of Management, Tribhuvan University. Students are required to complete 120 credit hours to graduate.

In a globalized economy, the business environment is changing all the time.

Studying BBA at Thames will give you a well-rounded business education, familiarizing you with the existing and emerging information systems, design, and the development of database applications. By providing you with an understanding of the wider world through studies in sociology, business environment, communication,

economics, and mathematics, this program will help you become a more versatile, ethical, and employable graduate with critical thinking skills and a greater social responsibility. In this program you will learn and study how businesses perform and acquire the fundamental skills required to compete in the graduate job market.

At the time of admission

Fees Amount Payable on Admission
Admission Fee
(Admission, University Registration, Induction
and Education Support Programs)

Semester wise fee breakdown

Level No. of Credit
Hour per Semester
Tuition per
Credit Hour
Tuition per
Due Date
1st Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Fall, 2019
2nd Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Spring, 2020
3rd Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs.5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Fall, 2020
4th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Spring, 2021
5th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Fall, 2021
6th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Spring, 2022
7th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Fall, 2022
8th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 5,925.00 Rs.88,875.00 Spring, 2023

Admission Fees

All the students admitted to School of Business and Technology (SOBT) at Thames International College are required to make one- time payment of Rs. 82,970.00 at the time of admission. The Admission fee includes admissions, university registration, induction and education support program fees.

Tuition and Fees

Students are invoiced every semester for the number of credit hours taken in the respective semester. The tuition per credit hour is Rs. 5,925.00. Students register for 15 credits per semester in all 8 semesters and complete 120 credit hours over the period of 4 years to graduate.

Examination Fee

Students are required to pay examination fee to the university every semester. The examination fee is not included in any of the headings above and is payable at the time of examination registration.

Tuition for Independent Class

Students who receive NQ (Not Qualified) as a grade in the internal assessment will have to register for the independent class next year for that particular course in order to appear for the university exams. The tuition for the independent class is also Rs. 5,925.00 per credit and will be charged on top of the regular tuition for the semester.


Student can receive a discount of 15% should they decide to pay the tuition fees of all 4 years during the time of admission.

Required General Education Courses (36 Credit Hours )

Code Course Cr. Hr.
ENG201 English I 3
ENG202 English II 3
ENG203 Business Communication 3
STT201 Business Statistics 3
MTH201 Business Mathematics I 3
MTH202 Business Mathematics II 3
ECO201 Micro  Economics 3
ECO202 Macro Economics 3
PSY201 Psychology 3
SOC201 Sociology 3
SOC202 Nepalese Society & Politics 3
IT201 Computer System and It Application 3

Required Business Administration Major Courses (66 Credit Hours)

Code Course Cr. Hr.
MGT 201 Principle of Management 3
MGT202 Human Resource Management 3
MGT203 Organizational Behavior 3
MGT204 Business Law 3
MGT205 Operations Management 3
MGT206 Business Environment in Nepal 3
MGT207 International Business 3
MGT208 Business Strategy 3
MGT209 Business Ethics and Social Responsibility 3
MGT210 Entrepreneurship 3
MKT201 Fundamentals of Marketing 3
ACC201 Financial Accounting 3
ACC202 Cost and Management Accounting 3
ACC203 Corporate Taxation in Nepal 3
FIN201 Business Finance 3
FIN202 Basic Financial Management 3
RCH201 Business Research Methods 3
IT202 Introductory Database 3
ITC203 Management Information System 3
ITC206 E-Commerce 3
PRJ350 Summer Project 3
MGT350 Internship 3

Required Specialization Courses : Marketing (18 Credit Hours)

Code Course Cr. Hr.
MKM206 Distribution Management 3
MKM202 Marketing Communications 3
MKM207 Market Research 3
MKM204 Services Marketing 3
MKM203 Fundamentals of Selling 3
MKM205 Retail Management 3
MKM201 Consumer's Behavior 3
MKM208 Public Relations and Media Management 3

Required Specialization Courses : Finance (18 Credit Hours)

Code Course Cr. Hr.
BNK204 Investment Analysis 3
BNK201 Financial Institutions & Market I 3
BFN202 Financial Derivatives 3
BNK203 Working Capital Management 3
BNK206 Commercial Bank Operations 3
BNK205 Banking Law and Regulations 3
BNK207 Treasury Management 3

Applicants for the the Bachelor of Business Administration at Thames will be reviewed through their applications, interviews, and the Central Management Admission Test (CMAT) before being admitted. Thames offers scholarships to students requiring financial aid. Scholarships are awarded based on need, merit, and students’ performances.

Admission Process

Step 1: Get the application form from the Office of Admissions or Apply Online

Step 2: Submit your filled application form to the Office of Admissions at Thames. Please enclose the required documents, as mentioned on the form, and an application fee of Rs.1000 along with your application form. If you are applying online, you will have the application fee to pay on campus while you come for Thames Aptitude Query.

Please note that the Office of Admissions may reject your application if the seats for the program you wish to enroll in are already filled.

Step 3: While submitting your application forms, please make sure you book a date for the Thames Aptitude Test.

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Central Management Admission Test (CMAT) is conducted by the Faculty of Management at Tribhuvan University for students wishing to enroll in the programs under the School of Business and Technology. CMAT contains one hundred objective questions and has a total weight of a 100 marks.

The test has four primary areas and each of these areas carry a 25% weightage. Student must secure a minimum of 40% in the CMAT in order to apply for admissions to Tribhuvan University programs. Students will be tested on areas of Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning, and General Awareness.

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