SSOU

 BBA in Retail Management

Retailing is changing today, and the business environment demands professionals with an ability to learn new skill sets, adapt and think out of the box. Today, an understanding of the complete value chain of the industry has become imperative for jobs at all levels in the sector. Keeping that in mind, the program has been designed in such a way so as to at provide a comprehensive view of retailing, an analysis of the retail environment and exposure to issues and developments in the industry.

BBA in Retail Management will provide rigorous business and management education as well as functional specialization in Retail Management. In fact, this program will equip the student with advanced theoretical inputs and also its applications in the business.

On successful completion of the program, besides a career in the retail sector, this program will also provide a solid foundation for employment in any industry which interfaces with retailers.

Program Structure

SEMESTER ISEMESTER II
Principles of Management Retail Merchandise Management
Basics of EconomicsHuman Resource Management
Basics of AccountingPrinciples of Marketing II
Business ComputingLegal Aspects of Retail Business I
Principles of Marketing IRetail Logistics Management
Fundamentals of RetailingEnvironmental Studies
Communication Skills-I Communication Skills-II
IDSC TALENT SKILLSInternship I
SEMESTER IIISEMESTER IV
Legal Aspects of Retail Business IIRetail Supply Chain Management
Retail Store Design & Layout Planning Retail Store Operations & Mall Management
Customer Relationship ManagementRetail Information System
Retail Market ResearchIntroduction to E-Commerce
Visual MerchandisingSpread Sheet Modeling
Organizational BehaviorDisaster Management(Non Credit)
Personal Enhancement
Skill-I
( Employability skills)
Personal Enhancement skills-II
IDSC TALENT SKILLSInternship II
SEMESTER VSEMESTER VI
Product and Service StrategyBusiness Ethics and Governance (MOOCs with INT III)
Retail Branding Digital and Social Media in E Commerce (MOOCs with INT III)
Entrepreneurship DevelopmentInternship
Rural Retailing
Retail Data Analytics
Franchise Management
Professional Competency Skill –I
IDSC TALENT SKILLS

Program Structure click here
Curriculum click here

The University will set up specialized Retail labs on the campus to enable the students to develop skills and obtain hands on experience in the Retail sector.
A mock store, Visual Merchandising Lab, fully functional retail store by Future Group are some of the facilities being set up on campus.

Three Years

For AY 2018-19

  • Passed XII (10+2) or equivalent course in any discipline from any recognized Board/Council/University with minimum 50% marks for general (open) category and 45% marks for students of reserved category. and
  • Candidates are selected based on merit in the entrance test conducted by the University and/or Personal interview.

While deciding the eligibility of the Candidates following procedure shall be adopted -
(a) The percentage of marks shall be calculated by rounding off to nearest integer. i.e. if the percentage of marks comes out to be 44.50% to 44.99% then it shall be rounded to 45% and if the percentage of marks comes out to be 44.01% to 44.49% shall be rounded to 44% for deciding the eligibility.

(b) In case the maximum marks in an individual subject is other than 100, the marks will be converted out of 100 for individual subject without rounding, If sum of the converted marks of individual subjects without rounding off works out to be a figure with fraction then fraction up to two decimal places shall only be considered for calculation of percentage of marks considering maximum marks as 300 and, If the percentage comes in fraction, then rounding off shall be done as above to decide the eligibility.


NRI/International Students -A candidate who has completed XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any Foreign Board must obtain an equivalent certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All foreign qualifications need to be verified from Association of Indian Universities (AIU) by the candidate before seeking provisional admission to any program of Symbiosis Skills & Open University (SSOU). In order to promote international understanding between Indian and Foreign students, SSOU has reserved 5% seats for NRIs/International students in every division.

Fees Structure For Indian Students

Program FeesAmount in INRPayment Terms
Academic Fees (Note 1)INR 2,20,000/- per yearInstalment 1 (Payable on Admission) INR 1,15,500/-
Instalment 2 (Payable by 30/11/2018) INR 1,10,000/-
Medical Fees (Non-Refundable)INR 5,500/-
Caution Money (Refundable)INR 10,000/- (Refundable)Refundable University Caution Money to be paid at the time of admission
Hostel & Mess Fees (Note 2)
- 2 Seater Non AC RoomINR 1,70,000/-Hostel + Mess Fees to be paid at the time of admission
Hostel Caution Money (Refundable)INR 10,000/- (Refundable)Refundable Hostel Caution Money to be paid at the time of admission

NOTE:- *Hostel is optional for Under graduation students.

Fees Structure For International Students ( *USD equivalent to INR )

Program FeesAmount in INRPayment Terms
Academic Fees (Note 1)INR 3,30,000/- per yearInstalment 1 (Payable on Admission) INR 1,70,500/-
Instalment 2 (Payable by 30/11/2018) INR 1,65,000/-
Medical Fees (Non-Refundable)INR 5,500/-
Caution Money (Refundable)INR 10,000/- (Refundable)Refundable University Caution Money to be paid at the time of admission
Hostel & Mess Fees (Note 2)
- 2 Seater Non AC RoomINR 1,70,000/-Hostel + Mess Fees to be paid at the time of admission
Hostel Caution Money (Refundable)INR 10,000/-Refundable Hostel Caution Money to be paid at the time of admission

Note 1 - Academic Fees includes Tuition fees, Regular exam fees, Library books & e-journals, Laboratory fees , these fees are refundable according to UGC policy.
Medical Fees of Rs. 5500/- for basic medical facilities on campus are Non-Refundable.

Note 2 -

  • Hostel & Mess Fees include Hostel Stay and Mess/Dining charges.
  • Laundry services shall be available for a separate fee (to be announced later). Students who wish to avail laundry facility shall have to pay requisite fees in advance for the whole year along with hostel fees. Interested students should confirm to University office at the time of admission.
  • Laundry fees are non refundable.

Note 3 -

  • Academic fees shall be increased up to 15% each year as per the University policies during the period of the program at the discretion of the Management.
  • Revised fees will be applicable to new and existing students.

Other Notes-

  • In case a crash course is conducted, a separate fee between Rs.5,000 to Rs.10,000 will be charged. The same shall be notified separately.
  • Nominal fees of Rs.500/- is charged for every non-credit mandatory IDSC course per student.
  • Education loan facility available from nationalised banks
  • Pay per use bus service for city trip for hostel students @ Rs. 100/- per trip (to & fro)

Discretionary Quota
5% Seats are reserved as Discretionary Quota Seats. Only students with high academic record are considered for Discretionary Quota Seats. The fees for Discretionary Quota Seats will be double the Academic fees for Indian Students to be paid to the University.

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