Associate Degree Program in Business & Commerce (02 Years)

Program Introduction

The Associate Degree in Business & Commerce is a regular 2-year degree program which has been designed to equip the students with adequate knowledge and skills which would help them taking an early start of their professional career so that they can earn their livings and support their families too.
The students, after obtaining the degree may continue their studies towards BBA (4-year) program and the relevant qualified courses will be exempted / transferred, accordingly.

Program Objectives

Following are the objectives of this program:

  • To equip the candidates with fundamental principles of commerce.
  • To facilitate incremental building of knowledge to cope with the needs of public and private sector.
Intermediate (equivalent to 12 years of education) with at least 45% marks.


  • Candidates having ‘A’ levels are required to provide equivalence certificate from Inter Board Committee of Chairman (IBCC).
  • Candidates having less than 45% marks will be eligible for admission after successful completion of “Zero Semester”.

Course(s) exemption is not allowed.

It is two-year full time study program spread over four semesters. Each semester has at least 18 weeks duration for teaching and examinations etc.

Program Structure for Bachelor in Business and Commerce.

Total Credit Hours: 66

Total Courses: 22

Semesters: 4

Duration: 2 years

Particulars No. of Courses Credit Hours
Compulsory courses 06 18
Foundation courses 04 12
Content courses 10 30
Electives 02 06
Total 22 66