IUM Bachelor in Business Administration Programme

International University of Management (IUM) Bachelor in Business Administration Programme

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Qualification Description

The Bachelor Degree of Business Administration is a three year programme designed to make a positive and practical contribution to the industry and commerce in Namibia and beyond as it equips students with an understanding of the business and management environments. The students studying at the International University of Management Degree of Business Administration are expected to acquire the critical entrepreneurial, leadership, team, and communications skills and explore their ability to work with and through other people.

Admission /Entry Requirements

One has to satisfy the minimum admission requirement for entry to degree studies at this University as prescribed under the entry requirements in the IUM General Academic Regulations.

  • Grade 12 or equivalent qualification(s), provided that the candidate has passed five subjects (including English minimum D normally in not more than three examination sittings with a minimum of 25 points on the IUM’s evaluation scale.
  • A recognised qualification at NQF level 6 or equivalent
  • Mature age entry, provided that they:
    1. Are 25 years old or over in the year in which is sought
    2. Have at least 3 years’ experience
    3. Have at least a pass at grade 10
    4. Provide a suitable reference from a recognised public official

Career opportunities in Business Administration

Students who successfully complete and obtain the qualification can become Accountant managers, Administrative services managers, Bill and account collectors, Brokerage clerk/ assistants, Careers in operations research/management science, Executive assistant, General Manager, Human resources, training, labor relations managers and specialist, Insurance sales agent and Insurance underwriter.

Course Outline

Bachelor in Business Administration
Year 1
Semester 1
Applied English Language Skills
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Principles of Management
Semester 2
Basic IT Skills
Cost Accounting
Communication Skills
Financial Accounting
Human Capital Management
Principles of Marketing
Quantitative Methods I
Year 2
Semester 1
Critical Thinking Skills
Financial Accounting II
Intermediate Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Marketing Management
Organizational Behaviour
Semester 2
Business Law
Management Accounting
Management Information Systems
Operations Management
Professional Communication
Quantitative Methods II
Year 3
Semester 1
Corporate Finance
Managerial Economics
Research Methodology
Strategic Human Resources
Strategic Management
Total Quality Management
Semester 2
Business Leadership Dynamics
Business Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Finance Management
International Business Management
Choose one of the following
Labour and International Relations
Strategic Entrepreneurship

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