Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: March 31
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$40
Intakes: September
International tuition: CA$17,519
Domestic tuition: CA$6,432

Program overview

The BBA provides a well-rounded business education with a focus on global business operations, emerging markets, and technology-enabled organizations. Students develop an in-depth understanding of one of the business majors and learn a broad range of managerial capabilities, problem solving and communication skills. Electives allow flexibility, adaptability and creativity and prepare graduates for diverse careers in global management, administration, and entrepreneurship, as well as a range of postgraduate opportunities. VIU’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) allows electives to improve students’ understanding of the intellectual and applied linkages between Social Sciences, Humanities and Business. Students will develop an appreciation and understanding of how to achieve organizational objectives in an often diverse and turbulent external environment. Lectures are augmented by seminars, research projects and computer simulations. Students are encouraged to take electives from the Social Sciences and Humanities.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



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General admission requirements apply. English 12 with a minimum “C” grade, or equivalent. One of Principles of Mathematics 12, Applications of Mathematics 12, or Foundations of Mathematics 12 with a minimum “C” grade. Note: Priority will be given to students with Mathematics 12. Students without Mathematics 12 must have a minimum of a C+ in Principles of Mathematics 11 or Pre-calculus 11 and must upgrade with MATH 151 or MATH 065 during the first semester. If MATH 151 is required, a minimum grade of C will be needed to move forward in the BBA program The Duolingo English Test (only For Fall 2020 and Spring 2021) - 110

Career opportunities

A Bachelor degree in business offers diverse career opportunities in global management, administration, and entrepreneurship.

Campus location

Nanaimo , Canada