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Program Overview


Pokhara University


Higher Secondary Education Board


4 years (8 semesters)

Total Credit


Class Timing



Ace Institute of Management, New Baneshwor

The Bachelor of Business Administration – Banking and Insurance (BBA-BI) program aims to provide sound knowledge base, conceptual understanding and skills in the area of business and management with specific focus on finance, banking and insurance. The BBA-BI program is a four- year bachelor degree program spread over eight semesters. Students are required to enroll in designated courses every semester. Each course has a minimum of about 48 contact hours.

A student needs to complete course work, project work and internship to graduate. Project Work involves field work and empirical analysis of the information collected from the field. The students are also required to prepare a project report in a prescribed format.Internship lasts for a period of six to eight weeks and is schedule during the sixth semester. College facilitates internship for all the students enrolled in the program. During the internship, a student is supervised by a faculty supervisor assigned from the college and a supervisor from the respective organization where he/she is doing the internship.

Eligiblity for Enrollment

Students who have successfully completed 10+2 examination conducted by National Examinations Board (NEB) or Equivalent are eligible to apply. Students who have appeared in NEB or due to appear in NEB or equivalent board examination and expect to complete it before the beginning of the session at Ace, are also eligible to apply. Students who have completed their examinations from Boards other than NEB or Tribuvan University, however, must get an authorized letter of certification form either NEB or Pokhara University / Tribhuvan University certifying that their examination boards are equivalent and they are eligible to take admission.

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Curricular Structure

Course Code Course Credit Hours
ENG 101English I3
MTH 101Business Mathematics I3
ECO 101Introductory Microeconomics3
SOC 101Fundamentals of Sociology3
PSY 101General Psychology3
ENG 102English II3
MTH 102Business Mathematics II3
ACC 121Financial Accounting I3
MGT 111Principles of Management3
ECO 201Introductory Macroeconomics3
ENG 201Business Communication3
STT 101Business Statistics3
FIN 132Principles of Insurance3
ACC 122Financial Accounting II3
MGT 211Fundamentals of Organization Behavior3
FIN 238Risk & Insurance Management3
FIN 131Essentials of Finance3
STT 201Data Analysis & Modeling3
ACC 221Basics of Managerial Accounting3
RCH 311Business Research Methods3
Course Code Course Credit Hours
MIS 201Introduction to Management Information Systems3
FIN 437Financial Institutions & Markets3
FIN 232 Management of Commercial Banks3
MGT 314Management of Human Resources3
MKT 241Principles of Marketing3
PRJ 492Project Work3
Course Code Course Credit Hours
MIS 202Essentials of e-Business3
FIN 231Financial Management3
LAW 292Legal Aspects of Banking & Insurance3
FIN 233Life & Health Insurance3
INT 392Internship3
Course Code Course Credit Hours
MGT 311Fundamentals of Operation Management3
FIN 234Property & Liability Insurance3
FIN 235Treasury Management3
FIN 236Credit Risk Management3
Elective I3
Course Code Course Credit Hours
MGT 411Business Environment in Nepal3
MGT 412Strategic Management3
FIN 237International Banking and Insurance3
Elective II3

The courses offered in this area are basically of non-business nature. These are offered to widen the knowledge base of students in social and development issues. A college can also develop and offer any other non-business elective courses with the prior approval of the Subject Committee and the Dean.

FIN 431Corporate Finance
FIN 432Microfinance
FIN 433Investment Management
FIN 436Fundamentals of Financial Derivatives
FIN 438Trade Finance
FIN 471Marketing of Banking and Insurance Products
FIN 472IT for Financial and Insurance Services
FIN 473Special Topics in Insurance

Admission Procedure


Candidates are required to fill online application form available on our website or they may also login to and fill the form. Candidates are required to e-mail scanned copies of all relevant academic documents and transcripts to For the year 2024, the application fee has been waived.

Personal Interview

After submission of the online application and scanned copies of all relevant documents the students will be required to appear in an online interview as a part of the selection process. The date and time of the online interview will be communicated to the students by the admissions office. Candidates will be offered the admission based on the admission committee’s assessment of their Application, Academic Documents and Interview.

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Faculties at Ace have emphasized on my academic and personal development. I have transformed from an anxious person to a confident one through my learnings from Learning hub, Quizmatics 2024, Ardent 2024 and Sessions of Digital marketing.

Jay Prakash Gupta

BBA-BI Fall 2023

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