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Best 8 career options after BBA: Explained


Bachelor of Business Administration(BBA) has become one of the most sought-after graduate programs today. BBA is a three-year course meant for those willing to enter the management world or pursue entrepreneurship.

The program inundates youngsters with multiple career options. International Business, Human Resource Management (HRM), Marketing and Finance are the core speciality areas.

The candidate should complete 10+2 or equivalent from any recognized education board. 
The candidature should include English as one of the subjects.
The candidate should secure a minimum score of 50%-60% in 10+2.

Jobs and career options after BBA:
BBA unlocks various career opportunities for its pursuers. Most of us agree to the relevance of an MBA after BBA. Many would even believe that an MBA is the only option after BBA. However, we have a set of vibrant career options after BBA.

  1. MBA:
    Being a spontaneous choice after BBA, MBA is one of the best master programs. Although it's beneficial for most of us, we should prefer an MBA after a job. Pursuing an MBA while working is a good option. If we have a business, pursuing an MBA gives industrial exposure.
  2. Chartered Accountant (CA):
    If law, economics and accountants are the keystones that define our persona, nothing is better than CA. Though it takes five years to complete, it's suitable for ambitious people. It includes Fundamentals of Accounting, Quantitative Aptitude, Mercantile Law, General Economics, General English and Business Communication.
  3. Government jobs:
    Pursuing a career in the railways includes various job profiles. After pursuing BBA, one might clear the Railways Recruitment Board (RRB) exams. Railway Officers Exam, Railway Ticket Checker Exam, Assistant Station Master Exam, Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Exam and Railway Apprentices Exam are the exams.
    Bank officer:
    Hundreds of BBA graduates apply and qualify for a position called Bank Probationary Officer. One might give a thought to these exams and settle for a fruitful career in banks.
  4. Entrepreneurship:
    Those who have a flair for enterprises should prefer entrepreneurship. It's the first choice of those inspired by personal business. We see many BBA graduates opting for a family business. Most successful entrepreneurs, however, suggest working before starting a business. At times, we become more sensitized to enterprise-level solutions after an MBA.
  5. Marketing:
    Internship, Financial Adviser, Human Resource Professional, marketer and telemarketer are some professions we can opt for after BBA.
  6. Event Management:
    Modern range of events is incomplete today without an event manager. Most event management companies prefer BBA graduates. It's an excellent career choice for all who love ritz and glitz in the ambience. If we wish to upskill ourselves, we can pursue a diploma in Event Management.
  7. Lectureship:
    We have an expansive scope to excel as a teacher or lecturer after pursuing BBA. Many dynamic youngsters opt for a career in reputable institutions. One can start counselling the other enthusiasts as a professional career counsellor. However, to become a teacher, one should pass exams such as CTET or UGC NET.
  8. Foreign Embassies:
    Foreign embassies prefer students with management degrees. A career in Foreign Embassies has been an ignored subject. This option is suited to those willing to explore overseas cultures. We may have to study foreign languages to pursue our dream career in Foreign Embassies.