Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree
The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program will provide you with a firm foundation in the fundamental principles of business.
The UOWD's BBA program in UAE will help you to develop the knowledge and skills required for entry level positions across a range of sectors and professions. The program will help you develop the ability to identify, analyse, and solve complex business problems across a range of business functions, including general management, marketing, administration, human resource management, economics, and accounting. The BBA will give you the versatility that is much sought out amongst employers, and it is also the ideal program for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Our BBA course is tailored to offer a different academic experience, where you’ll be able to determine your career and develop skills based on your choice of profession. If you are aiming for a BBA degree from an International Australian University, the University of Wollongong in Dubai is the right place.
Winter - January | Spring - April | Summer - July | Autumn - September
Dr Flevy Lasrado
BA,Bangalore University, MBA, Quality Management, PhD University of Salford, UK
Prior to joining UOWD, she taught both MBA and undergraduate degree courses at various universities in Dubai. She carries extensive experience in quality assurance and institutional effectiveness ...
The University of Wollongong in Dubai Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program covers a comprehensive range of business disciplines, giving you the versatility that is much sought after amongst employers. The UAE’s rapid growth as a major international business hub means there are a wealth of employment possibilities for BBA graduates, in disciplines such as:
- Sales and Marketing
- General Management
- Business Administration
- Business Management
- Human Resource Management
- Real Estate
Accreditation and Recognition
All Business programs at the University of Wollongong in Dubai are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the UAE Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs and are licensed by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA). Also, all Business programs of the University of Wollongong are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
In addition, the program is quality assured by UOW, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia. UOWD graduates have the opportunity to exchange their UOWD degree for the equivalent UOW Australia degree after completion.
To qualify for award of the degree of Bachelor of Business Administration, a candidate shall accrue an aggregate of at least 204 Credit Points (cp) which include 42 cp of General Education, 132 cp from program core and 30cp of Electives of which no more than 2 can be at 100 level and none from the list of General Education subjects. A compulsory capstone subject is undertaken in the final year.
|Subject Title||Subject code||Credit points|
|MATH060*||Foundation Mathematics for Business||6|
|OPS 113||Business Oriented Information Systems||6|
|ACCY111||Accounting Fundamentals in Society||6|
|ACCY112||Accounting in Organisations||6|
|COMM101||Principles of Responsible Business||6|
|COMM121||Statistics for Business||6|
|ECON100||Economic Essentials for Business||6|
|ECON102||Economics and Society||6|
|ACCY211||Management Accounting II||6|
|FIN 111||Introductory Principles of Finance||6|
|MGNT110||Introduction to Management||6|
|FIN 226||Financial Markets and Institutions||6|
|MGNT206||Managing Human Resources||6|
|MGNT215||Small Business Management||6|
|ECON332||Managerial Economics and Operations Research||6|
|MGNT389||International Business Management||6|
|COMM331 (Capstone)||Integrative Business Capstone||6|
|PLUS, Students must select five (5) elective subjects of which a maximum of two (2) can be at 100 level and remaining subjects must be at 200 or 300 level. Zero level subjects cannot be taken as electives.|
* Challenge tests are available in MATH060. The tests are held in the first week of the semester and exemption from a subject will be granted on attaining a score of 60% or above.
General Education (GED)
All students enrolled starting autumn 2020, must complete 42 credit point of General education as follows:
|Subject Code||Subject Title||Credit Points|
|GEDA010||Academic Language Skills||6|
|GEDB010||Research Language Skills||6|
|GED 020||Academic Study Skills 2||6|
|ARTS317||Muslim Societies Across the Ages||6|
|INE 301||Fundamentals of Innovation and Entrepreneurship||6|
|One subject from Arabic Language *||6|
|One subject from UAE Studies **||6|
|* Options in Arabic Language|
|ARA 101*||Arabic for Beginners 1A||6|
|ARA 102*||Arabic for Elementary level users||6|
|** Options in UAE Studies|
|GEOG222||Society and Environment||6|
|IRAE135||UAE and International Relations||6|
* Placement tests will be conducted in ARA101 and ARA102 at the start of the semester
For students who enrolled prior to Autumn 2020, please refer to the following link