What to choose – BBA or B Tech after 12th?


Major decisions need to be made after a student in India passes his 12th board exams. It often becomes a turning point in his or her career. Most students try to go with the flow and choose their career options through peer pressure or social expectations. If a student is not properly exposed to the choices available to him, making the right decision could be quite difficult. The question that pops out is not only about the stream to which he should stick to, but how he should decide the path of his life.

B Tech, as well as BBA courses, are quite common throughout the country. While most students prefer to do a Masters in Business Administration after graduating in a different sector, opting for BBA could be a great choice. Let us look at why you should try out the options.

Why should you choose to do B Tech?

The technical courses are one of the most successful choices in the country. Each year lakhs of students in India choose to opt for engineering to get a shining career ahead. NIIT University offers well-structured B Tech programmes that are meant for the most ambitious students in the country. A lot of students have graduated from the university already to enjoy successful careers. The salaries that the students receive are quite good. Students can even try out the integrated courses after 12th offered by the university.

The B Tech programmes offered at NIIT University involve a transformational process in multidisciplinary courses of Social Sciences, Humanities, Engineering, Industry Practice, laboratories and R&D projects. The programmes are designed to create leaders in the field who can operate in any given business scenario. The students also have the option to select professional electives and make their career more robust. The open electives help to bend the career towards professional interests.

Why should you choose to do BBA?

If you want to have a bright career ahead in management, the soundest option is BBA. The management studies are meant for people who are cut out to be leaders. The management departments of NIIT University offer PG Diploma, Undergraduate, Masters and Doctoral level programmes to nurture the students and help them have a bright future. Students who complete the masters in management have very high chances to fetch a good salary in the future. The students get to have good professional exposure and hands-on experience about what they might be expected to do in their jobs.

Some of the specializations offered in these fields are Entrepreneurship; Finance, Banking &Fin Tech; Business Analytics; Marketing & Marketing Analytics; Communication & Media Studies or Digital & Social Media Marketing. Other than a customizable curriculum at the university, the students get real-life projects and a six-month industry practice that is organised by the industry. Along with regular studies, the students are also encouraged to participate in co-curricular activities to help them enjoy a balanced life.

The choice is very much dependent on the capabilities of the student and how he pictures himself in the years to come. Both of these courses at NIIT University help the students in landing a six-figure salary in their future.