BBA in Hospital Management ( BBA-HM) | 3 YEARS Degree in Hospital Management course | IIAS - Siliguri

Course Overview

With the continuing growth of the healthcare industry, the demand has been outsizing the supply. Employment in the healthcare occupations is projected to grow 16 percent from 2020 to 2030, adding up 2.6 million new jobs. In comparison to any other occupational group, healthcare occupations are adding up more jobs.

The BBA in Hospital Management programme is a three-year undergraduate programme designed to prepare students to perform administrative, supervisory and management roles in the healthcare industry including hospitals.

The curriculum covers the management of financial, material and information systems in healthcare environments and develops skills required for people management.

Partnered with the Industry

IIAS has a strong liaison with all top Healthcare providers of the country. With MoUs signed with leading healthcare organizations in the region, students undergoing the Bachelor programme in Hospital Management will benefit from internship opportunities and masterclasses from industry experts. This industry-integrated approach makes IIAS one of the best colleges for BBA in Hospital Management.

Our MoU Partners for Department of Healthcare Management

Course Information

AFFILIATING UNIVERSITY: Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal ELIGIBILITY: Class 10+2 pass or equivalent
PREPARATION FOR THE INDUSTRY
  • Gain skills and capacities in clinical support services, healthcare operations, systems, health communication, digital health, patient-care, customer relationship management, public relations & advocacy, and all aspects of business management and development.
  • Realising the need of the hour, the curriculum includes courses related to communication skills, personality development and other soft skills required to succeed in the workplace
  • Familiarization sessions with Healthcare industry through Interactive Sessions & Workshops by industry experts
 

REAL-WORLD EXPERIENCE: Field visits to renowned hospitals will cover the practical approach through endorsing operational excellence, process management, and efficient resource management, which serve as a key foundation for managing reputable and prosperous healthcare organizations.

Over a 20-24 weeks internship period, you will get hands-on experience at a leading healthcare organization to learn how the healthcare industry works.

Study Plan

The course is divided into six semesters, five semesters are dedicated to theoretical knowledge and the final semester will include an internship from a reputed hospital.

Year 1:


SEMESTER 1

  • Hospital Operations Management
  • Hospital and Health Systems
  • English Communication
  • Anyone from GE Basket

SEMESTER 2

  • Medical Terminology
  • Hospital Overview (Field Visit)
  • Anyone from GE Basket
  • Environment & Sustainable Development

Year 2:


SEMESTER 3

  • Medical Record Science
  • Health Care Marketing
  • Health Information Systems
  • Anyone from GE Basket
  • Computer Applications

SEMESTER 4

  • Public Health and Health Care Planning
  • Support Utility Systems-I
  • Hospital Inventory Management
  • Anyone from GE Basket
  • Basic Healthcare Analytics

Year 3:


SEMESTER 5

  • Epidemiology
  • Support and Utility Services-II
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Managemen

SEMESTER 6

  • Quality in Healthcare
  • Health Insurance
  • Health Economics
  • Capstone Project

FAQs

  • WHAT IS THE SCOPE OF A CAREER IN HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT?

    India is witnessing immense growth in its healthcare sectors and post-COVID this has only ramped up. A common myth is that hospitals are only run by doctors and nurses; but the reality is that it runs with the help of a professional workforce - the Healthcare / hospital management professionals, who work behind the scenes. They are responsible for planning, supervising, directing, and coordinating healthcare services. This makes the healthcare sector one of the leading employers in the country.

  • DO I REQUIRE SCIENCE BACKGROUND FOR HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT?

    No. This is a management course, hence students from all fields of study can opt for this programme. This is not a clinical course, hence one would not be studying patient care related subjects that involve knowledge of biological sciences.

  • WHAT KIND OF CAREER PATHWAYS ARE AVAILABLE AFTER PURSUING BBA IN HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT?

    Students can opt to start their career right after completing this undergraduate qualification in Hospital Management. IIAS Student Career Services Cell offers all successful graduates with placement assistance, helping them secure jobs in the healthcare sector across India.

    Alternatively, one can pursue higher studies and undertake various postgraduate programmes such as Masters in Hospital Administration, MBA in Hospital Management, PG Diploma in Health and Law, PG Diploma in Healthcare Operations & Quality Management.

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Placement Information

The student will have employment opportunities within relevant sectors such as Private or Public Hospitals, Clinics, Public Health departments, Rehabilitation Centers, Community Health Organizations, Nursing Homes, Health Insurance Organizations, Healthcare Consulting firms, etc.

Successful graduates of the course can expect anything between INR 3 to 20 lacs as annual salary in the industry, increasing with experience and skillset. BBA in Hospital Management is a great beginning of more rewarding careers in the management of healthcare institutions.

Career options in the healthcare management field:

  • Hospital Administrator
  • Medical Secretary
  • Assistant Health Manager
  • Operations Assistant
  • Clinical Research Manager
  • Managed Care Executive
  • Administrative Coordinator
  • Nursing Home Administrator
  • Quality and Improvement Officer
  • Tele-Medicine
  • Healthcare Consultancy Planning & Designing Hospitals
  • Healthcare Quality Manager
  • Health Care Analyst
  • Pharmaceutical Project Manager
  • Health Service manager
  • Healthcare Finance manager
  • Inventory & Stores Manager (Medical, Technical, Capital Consumable Stores)
  • Records Management (Medical & Allied)
  • Patient Coordination & Innovative Care Management
  • Patient โ€“ Floor manager
  • TPA Manager
  • Human Resources Management
  • Training & Development manager

With strong links to the industry, proper guidance and mentorship are provided by the Student Career Services Cell, which is responsible for students placement. Some of the Leading Brands Recruiting Healthcare Professionals are:

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