Bachelor of Science in Business Administration BS(BA)

Mission Statement

To inculcate the understanding of business fundamentals in the undergraduate level students that will facilitate them to capitalize and later specialize in growing areas of Business Administration.

Program Overview

Already enjoying a good reputation among employers, our BS(BA) or BBA program gives students a rigorous insight into business administration from both a holistic as well as methodological perspective. Emphasis is placed throughout the program on grooming the personality of our students and sharpening their communication skills. CUI expects that it’s students not only be thoroughly familiar with all essential and current business concepts and practices, but are also able to think analytically and innovatively and, above all, to judiciously apply their acquired knowledge in practical situations they may encounter in a professional context after their graduation.

Our BBA program spans 133 credit hours and includes course modules in all major business administration subject areas. In addition, CUI offers a large number of electives from which our students can freely choose. If you are looking for high quality business education at a very affordable price, then try CUI’s BBA program.

The minimum duration for completion of BBA Degree is eight semesters and a maximum of twelve semesters. It is awarded on completion of 133 Credits hours with a minimum CGPA of 2.0/4.0. Furthermore, the students also complete an internship of three credit hours.

The BBA Program is focused on four major areas of specializations;

  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Technology Specialization

Special features and objectives

The objectives for this degree program are to:

  • Familiarize students with the fundamental bodies of theoretical and applied knowledge of business represented in the core courses
  • Provide students an opportunity to learn new tools and techniques in areas such as accounting, marketing, and management as represented in upper level courses
  • Enable students to integrate formal academic learning with their business related experiential learning
  • Encourage self-improvement and professional growth among students
  • Expose students to the global business environment.

This program prepares them to proceed onwards to a more targeted Master’s program in the fields of Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, Project Management, Quality Management, Energy Management, Banking and Finance, Marketing, Human Resource and Social Sciences.

Admission and Eligibility

Session: The programs are offered in Fall (September) and Spring (February) Session


  • Intermediate or equivalent (‘A’ Level) with minimum 50% marks from accredited institution is required.

Test and Score: NTS-NAT test score with minimum 50% marks.

Duration & Semesters:

  • The minimum duration for the completion of the degree is eight semesters (04 Years) and a maximum of twelve semesters (06 Years).

Documents Required: Following documents must be attached with the admission form:

  • Demand Draft in favor of CUI Islamabad Campus from any bank.
  • MATRIC / O-Level mark sheet certificate & Equivalence, (photocopy back to back).
  • FA/FSc / A-Level mark sheet, certificate & Equivalence (photocopy back to back).
  • BA/B.Sc/B.Com/BBA (2 years) mark sheet, certificate & Equivalence (photocopy back to back) for BBS applicants only.
  • Copy of NIC / B form.
  • Valid NTS Result (photocopy) [if test already given].
  • Paid original copy of NTS Challan Form, [if NTS test not given].
  • Hope Certificate/Affidavit (To be notarized on Rs. 20/- Stamp Paper) mandatory for result awaiting applicants only.
  • Undertaking (To be notarized on Rs. 20/- Stamp Paper) mandatory for all applicants.

Attendance is a serious business and 80% attendance is mandatory to be eligible for examination.

The Students must be on the rolls of CUI and have registered for the course.

The student is now allowed to sit in the examination if he/she fails to reach within 30 minutes from start time of paper

Student ID Card and Admit Card is Mandatory in all examinations.

No Written Material, Scientific Calculators, Digital Diaries, Mobile Phones etc are allowed in Examination Hall.

If a student tries to use unfair practice the following penalties can be imposed to him/her.

  • Fine up to Rs.20,000/-
  • Cancellation of Entire Examination Result
  • Expulsion from The Institute
  • Rustication from The Institute

You Should Know

semester means 15-18 weeks teaching, excluding examinations. There are two regular semesters per academic year at CUI.

One credit hour means at least one hour teaching per week throughout the semester.

A full time student means a student who has registered at least 12 credit courses in the semester.

Grade Point Average (GPA) is the weighted average of the grades earned in the courses during a semester.

Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) is the weighted average of the grades earned in the courses during a program.

Discipline in the campus has to be maintained. Any act of indiscipline is liable to punishment to the degree of severity of the act.

A student is placed on PROBATION if his/her CGPA is less than 2.0

If a student earns two consecutive probations, he/she CEASES to be a student of the institute.

A student can DROP (although not desirable) a registered course, within the specified time, but he/she will not have to pay its course fee when it is re-taken. The last date for drop of course is mentioned in the semester schedule.

A student can WITHDRAW a course before the second Sessional but will have to pay the fee when it is retaken. The last date for withdrawal of courses is also mentioned in the semester schedule.

We are serious about:

  • Punctuality and Timeliness
  • Focused Attention
  • Mobile phones must be switched off in class
  • No SMS messages written or received
  • No misbehavior will be tolerated in class!
  • CUI takes very serious note of any cases of cheating or use of “unethical means‟ during examinations.
  • Written project assignments submitted to the instructor may be subjected to a “plagiarism check‟ using anti-plagiarism software provided to CUI by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.

CUI is a NO SMOKING Campus