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.
Spring - January
Summer - May
Autumn - August
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 60 cp of General Education, 120 cp from program core and 24cp 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|
|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 24 cp of electives from either 100/200 or 300 level subjects|
General Education (GED)
Students are required to complete 60 credit points of General Education from the following seven (7) categories:
|Subject Code||Subject Title||Credit points|
|English, Arabic or other languages (18cp)|
|GEDA010||Academic Language Skills||6|
|GEDB010||Research Language Skills||6|
|GED 020||Academic Study Skills 2||6|
|Information Technology and Mathematics (12cp)|
|MATH060||Foundation Mathematics for Business||6|
|OPS 113||Business Oriented Information Systems||6|
|Islamic Studies or History or Culture (6cp)|
|Natural Science (6cp)|
|One subject from Humanities or Arts (6cp)|
|ARTS035||Introduction to Philosophy||6|
|LAW 101||Law, Business and Society||6|
|One subject from Social or Behavioural Sciences (6cp)|
|PSYC015||Introduction to Psychology||6|
|SOC 103||Introduction to Sociology||6|
|Plus one further subject (6cp) from:|
|Humanities or Arts or Social or Behavioural Sciences||6|
Students are expected to complete 4 electives (24 cp) from 100, 200 or 300 levels.
Dr Alison Thirlwall
BA University of East London, MBA Open University, PhD University of Waikato
Dr Thirlwall obtained her PhD from the University of Waikato in New Zealand (a triple accredited business school), specialising in workplace bullying in New Zealand institutes of technology and polytechnics. She also holds an MBA...
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