This concentration provides professional preparation for students working toward careers in business.

The students of the Business Administration program develop the skills and orientation of a well-rounded generalist with a broad base of business skills, knowledge, and practical experience. They will be professionals capable of entering the labor market with great success. It is time to enter the labor market with great success, our program develops your capabilities to perform administrative processes for the management of any private or public company, advise different national and international organizations and guide operations to domestic and external markets.

This concentration ensures that management student also develops competencies in other major areas beyond introductory courses. It further gives students opportunities to choose courses from a selection that represents areas in which business students should be competent.

This concentration focusses on innovation, creativity, and leadership, making it a varied and challenging journey towards awareness of one’s own professional skills and abilities.

Concentration requirements

This degree requires 122 credit hours. 

 University Requirements (Compulsory) 9 Courses (26 Cr)

ARA101         Arabic                     

CSC101          Computing Essentials                     

ENG101         English I                     

ENG102         English II                     

MAT101        Calculus I                     

SBS155          Human Rights                     

ENG201         English III : Technical Writing                     

WCS201         Cultural Studies I                     

SBS206          Bahrain Modern History                     


University Requirements (Elective) Select 2 Courses (6 Cr)

ENG220         Themes in Literature                     


GRD130         Painting                     


LIT203          Studies in American Literature                     


PHL202         Business Ethics


PHL203         Critical Thinking Skills                     


POS101          Intro. to Political Science                     


PSY201          Introduction to Psychology                     


SBS201          General Sociology                     


SBS203          Human Development                     


SBS205          Communication Skills


WCS301         Cultural Studies II                     


WMN201       Women Studies                     



Program Requirements (Compulsory) 15 Courses (45 Cr)


ACT101         Financial Accounting 1                     


BUS301         Entrepreneurship                     


MGT101        Principles of Management                     


ACT201         Managerial Accounting                     


ECO201         Microeconomics                     

ECO202         Macroeconomics                     

FIN201          Principles of Finance                     

MKT201        Principles of Marketing                     

STS201          Probability And Statistics I                     

BUS205         Business Law                     

BUS315         Internship/Practicum                     

BUS350         Business Communications                     

CIT311          Management Information Systems                     

MGT301        Organization and Management                     

MGT490        Business Policy & Strategy                     


Program Requirements (Elective) Select 4 Courses (12 Cr)

BUS251         Internet Technology                     

BUS310         Managerial Economics                     

BUS325         New Venture Creation                     

BUS435         Family Entrepreneurship Management                     

CIT231          Cloud Computing                     

CIT262          Multimedia Systems                     

FIN385          Financial Planning and Control                     

MAT102        Calculus II                     

MGT385        Tourism & Hospitality Management                     

STS202          Probability And Statistics II                     


Concentration Requirements (Compulsory)  5 courses (15 Cr)

MGT305        Human Resource Management                     

MGT310        International Management                     

MGT401        Supply Chain Management                     

MGT410        Project Management                     

MGT430        Total Quality Management                     


Concentration Requirements (Elective) Select 4 Courses (12 Cr)

ACT102         Financial Accounting II

MGT405        Planning and Managerial Control

MGT415        Management of Small Business

MGT420        Managerial Decision Making

MGT425        Leadership for Results

MKT301        Marketing Management

MKT360        Promotion Communication Management


Free Electives (Elective) Select 2 Courses (6 Cr)