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Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Information Technology

Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Information Technology

Accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs


Program Overview

The mission of the BBA in BIT is to provide students with sound foundation in information technology (IT) principles and practice. The emphasis is on applications of information technology rather than the computer itself. Students earning a BBA major in Business Information Technology understand web and application development in the context of the business environment. Graduates have capabilities in systems analysis and design, database management, and IT project management. The program of study includes general business courses, and business topics are integrated into many Information System courses. The BBA Major BIT provides students with flexible elective options. Elective courses focus on cutting-edge IT topics such as advanced web development.

Learning Outcomes

  • Employ critical thinking and analysis skills to solve business problems in a real-world context and make effective business decisions.
  • Apply the emerging technologies to the business environment.
  • Utilize information technology skills & tools to support decision making in business.
  • Understand and use basic information technology tools & techniques to build business information systems.
  • Solve business problems and enhance productivity using information technology tools and techniques in the proper way.
  • Use knowledge of information systems to formulate, solve, and discuss business problems that requires analysis.
  • Understand and apply the fundamental knowledge and skills required to manage an e- business systems and their environment.
  • Assess different business Intelligence models and select the appropriate one in a certain situation.

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General Requirements (42)

No. Course Title Code Pre-requisites
1 English I ENG 100 None
2 Communication Skills in Arabic GEN 100 None
3 Introduction to Information Technology Skills BIT 100 None
4 College Mathematics MTH 100 None
5 English II ENG 104 ENG 100
6 Islamic Culture GEN 102 None
7 Study Skills ENG 103 None
8 Man and Environment GEN 104 None
9 Natural Science GEN 106 None
10 General Psychology GEN 201 ENG 200
11 Business Communications ENG 200 ENG 104
12 Business Statistics MTH 203 MTH100
13 Professional Ethics GEN 301 ENG 200
14 Sociology GEN 303 ENG 200

Business Administration Core (45)

No. Course Title Code Pre-requisites
1 Introduction to Management BUS 100 None
2 Accounting Principles I ACC 106 None
3 Microeconomics BUS 201 None
4 Introduction to Marketing MKT 200 BUS 100
5 Organizational Behavior BUS 203 BUS 100
6 Management Information Systems BIT 203 BUS 100, BIT 100
7 Quantitative Business Analysis MTH 301 MTH 203
8 Macroeconomics BUS 301 BUS 201
9 Introduction to Financial Management BAF 301 BUS 201
10 Operational Management BUS 309 MTH 301, BUS 100
11 Cross Culture Management BUS 311 BUS 203
12 Strategic Management BUS 409 BUS 203,BAF 301, BUS 309,MKT 200
13 Change Management BUS 411 BUS 311, BUS 409
14 Leadership BUS 413 BUS 401, BUS 409
15 International Business Management BUS 417 BUS 409

Major Core (27)

No. Course Title Code Pre-requisites
1 Introduction to Computer Programming BIT 201 BIT 100
2 Object Oriented Programming BIT 205 BIT 201
3 Introduction to Web Development BIT 207 BIT 201
4 E-Business BIT 301 BIT 203
5 Database Management Systems BIT 305 BIT 205
6 Business Intelligence BIT 450 BIT 305, BUS 309
7 Object Oriented System Analysis and Design BIT 407 BIT 305
8 Data Communication and Networking BIT 413 BIT 203
9 Graduation Project BIT 415 After Completing 99 CH

Major Electives (9)

Students can choose any 3 courses from the following:

No. Course Title Code Pre-requisites
1 Business Law BUS 305 BUS 100, GEN 301
2 Research Methods BUS 307 MTH 301, BUS 100
3 Quality Management BUS 401 MTH 301
4 Project Management BUS 407 MTH 301, BUS 100
5 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management BUS 421 BUS 409
6 Internship BUS 419 After Completing 99 CH
7 Multimedia Systems and Applications BIT 409 BIT 305
8 Information systems Strategy and Implementation BIT 411 BIT 305
9 Advance Web Development BIT 417 BIT 305
10 Consumer Behavior MKT 301 MKT 200, GEN 201
11 Marketing Management MKT 303 MKT 301
12 Accounting Principles II ACC 203 ACC 201
13 Intermediate Accounting ACC 301 ACC 203
14 Managerial Accounting ACC 401 ACC 301
15 Cost Accounting ACC 403 ACC 301
16 Islamic Banking BAF 401 BAF 301
17 Financial Institutions & Markets BAF 403 BAF 301, MKT 301
18 Introduction Human Resource Management HRM 201 BUS 100
19 Recruitment and Selection HRM 301 HRM 201
20 Training and Development HRM 303 HRM 201
21 Performance Management HRM 407 HRM 301, HRM 303

Bachelor Degree General Requirements

Students applying for admission to all ECT academic programs must be graduates with a UAE Secondary School Certificate, or its equivalent, as stated in the admission requirements set in the Ministerial Decrees No. 200/year 2004 and No 133/year 2005.

A) Secondary School Certificate: A certified UAE general secondary school certificate, with a minimum score of 60% or its equivalent is required for admission, according to the regulations of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. However, students with scores of less than 60% can study in the Foundation program and should pass 5 courses namely, Arabic Language, IT, Mathematics, Study Skills and English Communication, along with a TOEFL score of 500 or equivalent before they study academic courses. Students with Industrial, Applied Technology, Commercial and Agricultural Secondary School Certificates and with a minimum score of 65% can be admitted to ECT programs that are closely related to their fields of study and have to fulfill all other admission requirements. However, students with these certificates and with scores less than 65% can be admitted in the Foundation Program.

B) Proficiency in English: An adequate level of English language proficiency is required for admission. Applicants are required to present one of the following certificates of proficiency:

  • For English programs: (Diploma & Bachelor)
    1. Valid certified TOEFL results equivalent to 500 (173CBT, a 61 iBT) or above
    2. Valid certified IELTS results band 5.0
    3. Valid certified PTE A score of (36-41) is equivalent to an IELTS score of 5.0, and a PTE A score of (44) is equivalent to TOEFL 500 (173CBT, a 61 iBT). Otherwise they may undertake a course of remedial or intensive English, but must achieve the required score before they can proceed into their academic programs.
  • For the Arabic program “Mass Communication and Public Relations” students should submit a TOEFL certificate with a score of 450 or equivalent. A student with a score of 400 can study the first year program but needs to obtain a 450 score before proceeding to the second year.
  • For Foundation Certificate Program Students who are admitted in the Foundation Program at ECT and wish to pursue their higher education also at ECT and have successfully completed the requirements of the (FP) should meet the English proficiency requirement.
  • Students who can’t provide a proof of English proficiency upon admission will be required to undertake a course of remedial or intensive English provided by the ECT

Employability Scope

Throughout your Bachelor Degree Programs you will receive career guidance from our expert staff and Students Affairs Dept. You will gain valuable new skills which prepare you for work, graduate entry into management training programmes, or further study.

Professional Occupations

Professional occupations for which graduates are prepared in the program:

  • Application Developer
  • Application Support
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Manager
  • Client Services Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Database Analyst
  • Information Resource Manager
  • IT Consultant
  • Programmer/Analyst

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