Regulations for Business Faculty

for PMBA Program (only BBA students)

(1 Year 36 credits), 2020

(Effective from session: 2020-2021)

America Bangladesh University’s Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) program prepare for the BBA students with confidently changing business environments. The program is designed to provide students with the specialized knowledge they need for the job market along with communication skills essential for a successful career in business. The compulsory courses allow students to develop business skills. Students can then build on these by selecting one specialist areas such as Accounting, Management, Marketing and Finance & Banking.

Admission Requirements:

BBA Students are eligible to be admitted into the PMBA Program in the first year, first semester of MBA in approved Online based admission. After announcement of admission notice, intending students should apply in the University Online Admission Portal. A combined score is developed based on marks in the BBA & BBA (Hon’s) CGPA minimum 2.0 out of 4, Master’s degree 2.0 out of 4 Bachelor degree 3.5 out of 5 or minimum 2nd class.

The Program

PMBA program will be a one-year program, where teaching and examination of allocated courses for a specific semester would be finished within six months. Students will automatically transfer to the next semester after examination adjourned the results.

Duration & Credit: The duration of PMBA Program is one year divided into two semesters. A total of 36 credit hours are required to complete by the students in 12 courses with viva-voce examination an Internship, presentation/Project Paper with Defense at the end of year.

Major area:

In the 2nd semesters students will determine their major area where they will have four subjects from major subjects such as Accounting, Management, Marketing, and Finance & Banking. The basic structure of the one- year PMBA Program will be as follows:




Semester Common Course (Credit X Course) Project Report& presentation with Defense/Viva Voce Total Credit


First Year First Semester 3X5 15
Second Semester 3 X6 3 21
Total Total 12 Courses 36 Credit


Change of the rules: ABU may time to time amend the existing rules for (PMBA)Any Program. ABU will, also make any further clarification in regards to rules relating to examinations if needed.