Bachelor of Business Studies is a four year academic program, offered at Thames International College by the Center for Continuing Education in affiliation with the Faculty of Management, Tribhuvan University. Students are required to complete 20 courses to graduate.

Bachelor of Business Studies is designed to develop competent managers who can lead organizations in this constantly changing business environment. Students of this program at Thames will thoroughly learn how to make effective and efficient managerial decisions. They will be trained to strategize, to recognize risks and opportunities in the business world. With specialization courses in Finance and Marketing, students will also be familiar with marketing techniques and investment strategies that are integral to functioning in the current 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. 4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Fall, 2019
2nd Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Spring, 2020
3rd Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs.4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Fall, 2020
4th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Spring, 2021
5th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Fall, 2021
6th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Spring, 2022
7th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Fall, 2022
8th Semester 15 Credit Hours Rs. 4300.00 Rs.64,500.00 Spring, 2023

Admission Fees

All the students admitted to School of Social Sciences (SOSS) 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. 4300.00. Students register for 15 credits every semester 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 year. 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. 4300.00 per credit and will be charged on top of the regular tuition for the semester.


Student can receive a discount of 10% should they decide to pay the tuition fees of all 4 years during the time of admission.

General Education Courses (30 Credit Hours)

Code Course Cr. Hr.
CASO102 Society & Technology 3
CAEN103 English I 3
CAMT104 Mathematics I 3
CAEN153 English II 3
CAMT154 Mathematics II 3
CAST202 Probability & Statistics 3
CAEC353 Applied Economics 3
CAAC152 Financial Accounting 3
CAMG304 Introduction to Management 3
CAOR451 Operations Research 3

Computer Applications Courses (84 Credit Hours)

Code Course Cr. Hr.
CACS101 Computer Fundamentals & Applications 4
CACS105 Digital Logic 3
CACS151 C Programming 4
CACS155 Microprocessor and Computer Architecture 3
CACS201 Data Structure & Algorithms 3
CACS203 System Analysis and Design 3
CACS204 OOP in Java 3
CACS205 Web Technology 3
CACS251 Operating System 3
CACS252 Numerical Methods 3
CACS253 Software Engineering 3
CACS254 Scripting Language 3
CACS255 Database Management System 3
CACS301 MIS and e-Business 3
CACS302 DotNet Technology 3
CACS303 Computer Networking 3
CACS305 Computer Graphics and Animation 3
CACS351 Mobile Programming 3
CACS352 Distributed System 3
CACS354 Advanced Java Programming 3
CACS355 Network Programming 3
CACS401 Cyber Law & Professional Ethics 3
CACS402 Cloud Computing 3

Practicum Training (13 credit hours)

Code Course Cr. Hr.
CAPJ256 Project I 2
CAPJ356 Project II 2
CAPJ452 Project III 6
CAIN403 Internship 3

Elective Courses- Any 4 Courses  (12 Credit Hours)

Code Course Cr. Hr.
CAPS476 Applied Psychology


CACS477 Geographical Information System


CACS478 IT in Banking


CACS479 Hotel Information Management 3
CAER480 Enterprise Resource Planning 3
CACS482 Knowledge Engineering 3
CACS483 Advanced DotNet Technology 3
CACS484 Database Programming 3
CACS485 Database Administration 3
CACS486 Network Administration 3

Applicants for the the Bachelor of Business Studies 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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