Job Opportunities After BBA: Scope, Salary, Options ,Recruiters, Job Opportunities
Job Opportunities after BBA - A Bachelor of Business Administration, or BBA, is a three-year undergraduate degree course. Many governments or private universities/ institutes like Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (CBS) under Delhi University, NMIMS, Symbiosis, Christ, etc offer this course at the UG level. BBA degree is a precursor to an MBA degree and any student who is interested in business can take up this course after the 12th standard. In this article, we look at the opportunities after BBA.
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BBA is the course that most students take when they are unsure of the domain they want to work in and are ready to explore different career options. BBA allows skill-building in all areas of business viz., Marketing & Sales, Finance, Operations, HR and even Information Technology. In addition, all these areas along with leadership and management skills allow one to aim for contemporary jobs. Students who graduate out of a BBA course can choose any field or domain and many a time excels in that too! BBA courses also help develop entrepreneurship and business skills among students and it has become a hugely popular choice after ‘Integrated programs in management’ courses were introduced by the IIMs.
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Best Jobs After BBA and Salary
Many BBA graduates have bagged good jobs based on the fundamentals taught through BBA. These depend on the specializations the student has done. After graduation, a student begins with a starting salary package depending on the position acquired. After which, the salary increases based on promotions in addition to a career growth. A BBA graduate has the option of taking up core jobs that are directly related to their subjects.
The first and second years of a BBA course sees all areas of business taught to the students. Many universities/colleges allow the students to take up specializations at the end of the first year or second year. At the end of the three years of graduation, core jobs are available in Marketing, Sales, Finance, Human Resource (HR), Operations in almost all industries. The job compilations and salaries for students graduating from the top colleges are as follows:
Job Opportunities after BBA – Salaries and Careers
Salary (per annum in INR)
Sales / Inside Sales
Entry Level Sales Executives
5 lacs - 10 lacs
6 lacs - 12 lacs
4 lacs - 10 lacs
Asst Managers/Logistic Mgrs
5 lacs - 8 lacs
4 lacs - 6 lacs
4 lacs - 8 lacs
6 lacs - 10 lacs
8 lacs -15 lacs
6 lacs - 20 lacs
5 lacs - 10 lacs
6 lacs - 10 lacs
When a student decides on a career path after BBA, he/she has many options. BBA specializations/ branches of BBA are far-reaching. Unconventional as they may be, the jobs are well laid as the foundations that have already been drawn out by BBA. For some of those jobs, a prior short course or exam is needed to get a relevant job.
Students do not necessarily need a BBA degree for an unconventional path. But holding a BBA degree allows the student to stand out as a fresh candidate with different experiences and skillsets. Surprising as it may be, skills learnt in BBA allow students to take up careers and jobs that are tangent to their original learning course.
List of Institutes Offering BBA Course:
Career after BBA – Exams/ Extra Courses and Salaries
Job/ Career Area
Exam/ Extra Courses
Starting Salary (per annum in INR)
Language Courses as per country
Depends on interest
Govt. Exams (SSC/UPSC)
6 lacs - 9 lacs
10 lacs +
CAT, XAT, and other exams
A student is not limited to the above-mentioned opportunities. If one wants to explore more careers, one can always take up other courses after BBA, including an MBA. After the BBA course, the students retain not only the skill-sets they have learned but also can gain more skills through additional courses/certifications/degrees which ensure higher growth and better employability. For eg., A student who may have wanted to be a doctor and missed such an opportunity would still be able to get into the healthcare sector or work at hospitals and become at the managerial level by choosing BBA as the graduation course after his 12th! In addition to getting an opportunity to work in such a sector of one’s choice, the student also gets an opportunity, if she so desires, to take up entrepreneurship as a path for growth.
Government Jobs After BBA
Many students also choose to not take up private jobs. This opens up the opportunity for government jobs in India. Within the government jobs itself, a BBA student has many options to choose from. The core working and skills of these jobs require the skills taught by BBA. Thus making the student an ideal candidate. Although, there is a catch as always. Since working for the government means working at the central or the state government level, the student would have to pass certain aptitude exams to be eligible for such jobs. Most of the government jobs are about administration and a BBA degree is best suited as the course imparts managerial and administrative learnings, thus making these jobs ideal for a BBA graduate.
Here is a list of sectors and government agencies that hire graduates:-
Civil Services - The Indian government has a set of Civil Services that need a constant workforce. Each of the workforces requires to be agile and efficient. They also require a massive number of problem solvers and critical thinkers to search for better and sustainable solutions for a better India. These services are categorized into 3 main types:
All India Civil Services - Indian Administrative Services (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Forest Service (IFoS)
Group ‘A’ Civil Services - These services are a group of 16 services associated mainly with the Railway authority, Law authority, Finance, Communications, Information Technology, Trade, and Protection forces.
Group ‘B’ Civil Services - Central Secretariat Service, Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, Railway Board Secretariat Service, Indian Foreign Service
Now, depending on the availability of slots, relevant exams, and courses, a student joins the noble services.
The following list is of public sector companies that hire graduates including those who have done their BBA. These companies require candidates who have the basic managerial and administrative capabilities. Typically, the requirement is for an efficient, quick, smart, and hardworking graduate. The BBA graduate is the apt choice for such jobs too.
Government Banking Sector
Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited (BHEL)
Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL)
Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL)
Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC)
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
Within these companies, a BBA graduate puts to use his skills and as well as additional skills learned during orientation of such jobs.
Career after BBA
During BBA, a student learns many things. Ranging from core business administration to personal attributes. When it comes to the core of BBA, a student can make a career for themselves in many fields, including conventional & unconventional jobs in the private sector as well as in the government sector. The salaries vary from sector to sector and job-to-job, yet the technical skills and core skills remain the same. All-in-all, growth is a given when it comes to careers after BBA.
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Can we apply for du JAT 2021 after last date of registration with late fee
The DU JAT application form was released on August 2 and the last date to fill the application form was 31st August.
The applicant appearing for DUJAT exams will get admission to BMS, BA Hons in Business Economics, and BBA program.
Candidates appearing for the exam must have passed their 12th std board exams from any recognized central or state board of education and score a minimum of 60% in their 12th board exams.
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I got R.T in maths but passed overall so can i eligible for du jat bba ?
No you are not eligible in DU JAT because in the eligibility criteria its mentioned that the minimum marks requirement in 10+2 is 60% in aggregate of four subjects i.e., Mathematics, English and any two subject which are available in the list provided by the university (for the list you need to visit the link i will provide below).
As a result you have RT, so you aren't eligible for DU JAT 2021.
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Which application forms ...we need to fill to appear in DU JAT (DUET) exam for BBA (FIA) course?
You will have to fill the application form named Delhi University entrance test (DUET) which is conducted by National testing agency.
As per the exam pattern of DUET 2021, it will be a two-hour computer-based online exam which will comprise of 100 questions of 400 marks.
Candidates will be selected on the basis of their scores in DUET and Class XII board exam.
The application form has been released on 2 August 2021 and the last date of submission is 31 August 2021.
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i have obc certificate and i am from noida will i get reservation in ipu and du jat???
In Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) 27% seats are reserved for Delhi OBC Category (Non-creamy layer) belonging to the list of OBC castes in Delhi.
The OBC reservation shall be applicable only to Undergraduate programmes of studies (expect PGMC) within Government Institutes. No OBC reservation shall apply to post-graduation or higher level programmes of studies and in self financing institutes.
For DUET (Former DU-JAT) 27% seats will be reserved for the Candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes.
The OBC Candidates who belong to the Non-Creamy Layer and whose caste appears in the Central List of the OBCs only , shall be eligible to be considered for admission under the OBC category.
It is mandatory to submit the Non-creamy layer certificate of the current financial year i.e. issued after 31st March 2021 for admission in academic year 2021-22.
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in du jat application mark filling section we would fill class 11th or 12th mark?
Hello Chindam, I hope you are doing good and healthy.
In the DU JAT application form, you have to fill your 12th class marks.
Firstly, you need to register yourself on the official site of DU. Then you will get the access to the application form.
In the application form, you first need to fill your personal details after that go to the academic section.
In the academic section, you first have to select your 12tu board of education like CBSE, RBSE, etc. Below that there will be a column for the subjects taken in board examination along with the maximum theory marks, practical marks and total maximum marks of the respective subjects and marks obtained by the student in those subjects, so in that you need to fill your 12th board marks.
Similarly fill rest of the sections.
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