Abu Dhabi University
Abu Dhabi University

Abu Dhabi University

Bachelor of Business Administration

Program Mission The BBA BA program in General Business is designed to provide its students with unique opportunities for personal and professional growth by improving their skills of learning, analyzing, and critical thinking. The program is based on providing a breadth of essential business knowledge to help students to understand the business world around them. It is devoted to achieving excellence in the development, dissemination, and application of general business knowledge for the effective management of private, public, and non-profit organizations in the manufacturing and service sectors of the industry both locally and internationally. Learning Outcomes BBAgraduates should be able to:
Communicate effectively.
Understand legal, social, professional and/or ethical responsibilities in business environment.
Apply analytical and critical thinking to specialized business problems.
Use information technology for data analysis, problem solving and/or communication.
Understand the dynamics of the global environment.
Take responsibility for the achievement of team goals.
Demonstrate theoretical knowledge of the functional and/or cross-functional areas of business.
  Required Credit Hours: minimum 120 hours


Career Options

Graduates of this program are in demand and are able to take up professional and managerial positions in a wide-ranging number of organizations. These include, but are not limited to, banks, government entities, oil companies, education institutions, utility companies, property developers, advertising companies, insurance companies, airlines, hospitals, financial institutions, automotive sales, investment companies, construction companies, engineering companies, energy companies and international consulting firms.

Entry Requirements

English Language Proficiency Requirements:

for programs taught in English, a minimum score range of 1100 - 1225 on the English language portion of the EmSAT examination, or its equivalent on other national or internationally-recognized tests that are approved by the CAA, such as TOEFL scores of 173 CBT (Computer-Based Test), 61 IBT (Internet-Based Test), 500 PBT (Paper-Based Test), or 5.0 IELTS (taken at Amideast), or their equivalent. We also welcome applications from international students with a variety of secondary school certificates, and grades from other educational systems across the world, so long as they are recognized, and meet the conditions stipulated by the UAE’s Ministry of Education- Higher Education Affairs. For more information on the entry requirements for international students, please visit Undergraduate International Admission.