BBA Concentration in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Innovation and Entrepreneurship play an important role in the social and economic development of any economy in the world. Entrepreneurial start-ups strengthen the economy by identifying new opportunities and redirecting resources to them. Established firms need to be innovative in order to develop competitive advantage for survival in the new millennium. This concentration focuses on the skills necessary for the planning, development and launch of entrepreneurial and innovative ventures. This concentration will help in understanding the functioning of small and medium firms owned by family businesses, managing brands and role of social entrepreneurship in the society
PLG1. Demonstrate knowledge and its application for business management.
PLG2. Develop skills to manage business effectively.
PLG3. Enhance competencies for effective decision making in business management.
PLG4. Embed values to manage and sustain businesses.
PLG5. Develop strategies to lead business towards success.
Students Outcomes (Program Learning Outcomes)
PLO1 - Demonstrate theoretical and practical knowledge required to manage business organization.
PLO2.1 - Apply cognitive and technical skills for business management.
PLO2.2 - Apply behavioral and interpersonal skills for business management.
PLO3 - Analyze insights and trends in regional and global business environment to assist in decision-making.
PLO4 - Critically understand the principles of ethics and values in context of economic, environmental, and social sustainability of business.
PLO5 - Apply business strategies and leadership styles to improve organizational performance.
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Concentration Learning Outcomes (CoLOs)
Student will be able to
CoLO1. Express theoretical and practical knowledge of innovation and entrepreneurship.
CoLO2. Demonstrate creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurial skills.
CoLO3. Demonstrate professional and strategic competencies for managing innovation and entrepreneurial venture.
Research and Development Organizations
Innovation & Investment Companies
Renewable and Clean Energy
Typical Job Titles
To develop own business /Company Founder
Not for Profit Fund Raiser
Small Entrepreneurial Firm Manager
Customer Experience Manager
Business Development Manager
|CIS1001||Essentials of IT||3||NONE||Core Course|
|ENG1102||Business Communication||3||ENG1001||Core Course|
|GEN1001||Core Life Skills and Happiness||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN1002||UAE Society||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN1003||Critical Thinking and Problem Solving||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2004||General Science||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2005 / GEN2006||Basic Arabic / Advanced Arabic||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2007||Islamic Culture||3||NONE||Core Course|
|GEN2008||Innovation Entrepreneurship and Sustainability||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MAT1001||Business Mathematics||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MAT1102||Business Statistics||3||MAT1001||Core Course|
|GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS||36||36|
|FIA1001||Principles Of Financial Accounting||3||NONE||Core Course|
|FIA2102||Principles Of Managerial Accounting||3||FIA1001||Core Course|
|MAT2104||Business Analytics||3||MAT1102||Core Course|
|BUS4103||Business Research Methods||3||MAT1102||Core Course|
|BUS4004||Business Ethics||3||NONE||Core Course|
|BUS4206||International Business||3||ECO2102, FIA2013||Core Course|
|ECO2001||Micro Economics||3||NONE||Core Course|
|ECO2102||Macro Economics||3||ECO2001||Core Course|
|FIA2103||Principles of Finance||3||FIA1001||Core Course|
|CIS4104||Management Information System||3||CIS1001||Core Course|
|BUS3001||Business Law||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MKT2201||Principles Of Marketing||3||ECO2001 and FIA1001||Core Course|
|MGM1001||Principles of Management||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MGM3103||Operations Management||3||MGM1001||Core Course|
|INE3103||Managing Innovation||3||GEN2008||Core Course|
|MGM3102||Organizational Behavior||3||MGM1001||Core Course|
|BUS3002||Cross Cultural Communication||3||NONE||Core Course|
|MGM4406||Strategic Management (C,S)||3||SENIOR STATUS, MGM3103, MKT2201 and FIA2103||Capstone And Senior Status Course|
|IND4102||Internship (C,S)||6||SENIOR STATUS||Capstone And Senior Status Course|
|CAPSTONE COURSES CREDIT||9||9|
|TOTAL CORE COURSES CREDIT||63||63|
|INE3010||Design Thinking||3||None||Core Courses|
|INE3111||Family Business Management||3||MGM1001||Core Courses|
|INE3112||New Product Development||3||MKT2201||Core Courses|
|INE4113||Management of Small and Medium Enterprises||3||MGM1001||Core Courses|
|INE4114||International Entrepreneurship||3||INE3102||Core Courses|
|INE4216||Entrepreneurial Project (C,S)||3||INE3102 and Senior Status||Capstone course|
|Electives – Choose Any One|
|INE4115||Entrepreneurial Leadership(E,P)||3||INE3102||Elective Course|
|INE4118||Social Entrepreneurship(E)||3||INE3102||Elective Course|
|TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED IN INNOVATION AND ENTPREPRENUERSHIP CONCENTRATION||21||21|
In 2022, 56% graduate students received financial support towards their tuition fees.
Financial Support Options:
Undergraduate Merit Scholarships
Youth Empowerment Scholarships
Tuition Discount for Sponsored Undergraduates