Bachelor of Commerce in Banking and Insurance – BBI Course

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Bachelor of Commerce in Banking and Insurance popularly known as BBI is an undergraduate commerce programme. BBI provides a greater in-depth knowledge of various features of Banking, Insurance and other financial services. The University of Mumbai started the Bachelor of Commerce (Banking & Insurance) course in 2003-04.The total time taken to complete this course is 3 years which comprises of six semesters, with each year being divided into 2 semesters. The syllabus of BBI covers 38 subjects and 2 projects on banking and insurance of 100 marks each, which are to be submitted in the third year. This course also provides the students an insight about Insurance & Banking which includes financial investments, economics, communications, legal parameters, etc. With the BBI qualifications, students can take up promising banking jobs or they can do a PG course in Banking and Insurance and climb higher up the ladder in future.

BBI Course Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are eligible for the examination only if they satisfy following condition:

  • Applicants should be passed in Higher Secondary Certificate examination or its equivalent examination with specialization in any of the areas of Arts, Science or Commerce from the University can apply for this course.
  • Applicants must pass from the Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination or Diploma course in any Engineering Branches to apply for the admission.
  • Applicants should score at least 50% of aggregate marks to apply for this course.

BBI Course Syllabus

First Semester

  • Environment and Management of Financial Services
  • Principles of Management
  • Effective Communication – I
  • Economics – I (Micro)
  • Quantitative Methods – I
  • Introduction to Computer Systems

Second Semester

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  • Principles and Practices of Banking and Insurance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Effective Communication – II
  • Economics – II (Macro)
  • Quantitative Methods – II
  • Business Law

Third Semester

  • Laws Governing Banking & Insurance
  • Financial Management – I
  • Management Accounting
  • Customer Relationship
  • Information Technology in Banking & Insurance
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Taxation of Financial Services

BBI Course

Fourth Semester

  • Universal Banking
  • Financial Management – II
  • Innovations in Banking and Insurance
  • Corporate Law and Laws Governing Capital Markets
  • Entrepreneurship Management
  • Financial Markets
  • Cost Accounting of Banking & Insurance

Fifth Semester

  • Marketing in Banking & Insurance
  • Financial Services Management
  • International Banking & Finance
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Auditing
  • Banking Project – 100 marks

Sixth Semester

  • Strategic Management
  • Central Banking
  • International Business
  • Human Resource Management in Banking and Insurance
  • Business Ethics & Corporate Governance
  • Turnaround Management
  • Insurance Project – 100 marks

BBI Course Exam Pattern

Credit Based Evaluation System

Scheme of Examination

The performance of the learners will be evaluated in two Components. One component will be the Internal Assessment component carrying 25% marks and the second component will be the Semester-wise End Examination component carrying 75% marks. The allocation of marks for the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examinations will be as shown below:-

  1. a) Internal Assessment–25%(25 Marks)

 

For Courses with Practical

Sr. No. Particulars Marks
1 One class test * 20 Marks
2 Active participation in routine class instructional deliveries and overall  conduct  as  a  responsible  learner,  mannerism  and articulation  and  exhibit  of  leadership  qualities  in  organizing related academic activities 05 Marks

For Courses without Practical

Sr. No. Particulars Marks
1 Semester End Practical Examination 20 Marks
Journal 05 Marks
Viva 05 Marks
Laboratory Work 10 Marks
2 Active participation in routine class instructional deliveries and overall  conduct  as  a  responsible  learner,  mannerism  and articulation  and  exhibit  of  leadership  qualities  in  organizing related academic activities 05 Marks
  1. b) Semester End Examinations – 75% (75 Marks)                             

1.Duration–These examinations shall be of 2.5 Hours duration

  1. Theory question paper pattern
  • There shall be five questions each of 15 marks.
  • All questions shall be compulsory with internal choice within the questions.
  • Question may be subdivided into sub-questions a, b, c… and the allocation of marks depends on the weightage of the topic.

Passing Standard

Applicants must obtain a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate for each course where the course consists of Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination. The distribution of 40% marks (i.e. 10 out of 25) in the Internal Assessment and 40% marks in Semester End Examination (i.e. 30 Out of 75) separately, to pass the course and minimum of Grade E to pass a particular semester. Applicant will be said to have passed the course if the applicant passes the Internal Assessment and Semester End Examination together.

*Note:

Question Paper Pattern for Periodical Class Test for Courses at UG Programmes Written Class Test (20 Marks)

1. Match the Column / Fill in the Blanks / Multiple Choice Questions 05 Marks
(½ Marks each)
2. Answer in One or Two Lines (Concept based Questions) 05 Marks
(1 Mark each)
3. Answer in Brief (Attempt Any Two of the Three) 10 Marks
(5 Marks each)

Top 10 BBI Colleges

  1. Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics
  2. KPB Hinduja College of Commerce
  3. Mithibai College of Arts, Science and Commerce
  4. Jai Hind College
  5. K J Somaiya College of Science and Commerce
  6. R. College of Commerce and Economics
  7. Lala Lajpat Rai College of Commerce and Economics
  8. Rizvi College of Arts, Science & Commerce
  9. Andrew’s College of Arts, Science and Commerce
  10. Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics

Courses after BBI

  • Master of Business Administration (Banking)
  • Master of Commerce in Banking and Insurance
  • Master in Banking, Finance and Insurance (MBFI)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Banking & Insurance
  • Post Graduate Program in Banking & Insurance
  • Professional in Banking & Insurance (PBI)

9 thoughts on “Bachelor of Commerce in Banking and Insurance – BBI Course

  1. Aditya yadav says:

    PBI

  2. Kalaivani Iyappan says:

    Respected sir i want to know the details of fee chart for Sy bi course in couress and details of colleges thanking you.

  3. TUSHAR VISHE says:

    nice

  4. rutuja dattatray bhosale says:

    thanx for a providing this info abot BBI

  5. PREKSHA BAID says:

    is this course can be done by cbse board students?

  6. Rajbhar Vishal says:

    Hy sir i want to do BBI but i have 3 results for 12th passing can i do BBI or not will i get my admission or not ?? please help sir it’s really urgent !!

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