BBA in Port Management

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BBA (Port Management)

Duration: 3 years, Six semesters. (Admissions open for the batch 2019-20)

Eligibility: Pass in 10 + 2 / 12th Standard with minimum 40% marks.

About BBA (Port Management):

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Ports Management is an undergraduate programme designed for those who are seeking to prepare themselves for managerial responsibilities in the Ports, Shipping and logistics related areas. This course will help them to develop their abilities to recognize and solve problems and to understand the role of business in the ever-changing scenario in Ports. Port Management plays a crucial role in international trade and commerce and in the department of logistics. As almost 90% of world’s overall trade is done through sea-route, these ports need to be professionally managed by qualified personnel. Trades across the countries are flourishing and movement of cargo has also gained more importance because of its cost effectiveness over other modes of transport. Consequently, the demand for professionals in the field of Ports Management has increased multifold today. Today Ports Management has become important not only for Port activities but many related areas like Cargo Handling, Storage, Containerization, Logistics, and Stevedores.

Special Features:

  • Classes will be held between 9.00 am to 2.00 pm with half an hour break during week days.
  • E-Study material will be provided from the college for every subject according to the syllabus.
  • Industry oriented syllabus with special focus on experimental learning.
  • Mini project in each semester.
  • Innovations in examination system with opportunity for personal-seeing of evaluated papers.
  • 50% weightage of marks on continuous evaluation and 50% weightage on semester end exam.
  • Make-up exams in every semester to avoid year loss.
  • Focus on smart skill development & training on competitive exams.
  • Opportunity to visit various domestic, national, and international ports & to work with various Shipping Agencies/companies..
  • Separate Hostel & Transport facility for boys & Girls.

 Excellent and highly lucrative Career Opportunities in India and Foreign Countries:

Port Handling and Logistics Services;  Container Freight Handling;  International Transportation and Logistics Management; Commercial Shipping and Logistics;  Maritime Management; Ship Chandlers; Stevedoring; Cruise ship passenger management; Ship and Port Facility Security; Offshore Management.  Students can also continue their studies by joining the MBA program or other relevant PG courses.

Mr. Sagar Srinivas

Co-ordinator, Port Management Division,
College of Business Management & Commerce


Experience = 6 Years



Programme Structure:

1  Semester 2 Semester
S.No. Subject S. No. Subject
1 Business Communication I 1 Business Communication II
2 Micro Economics 2 Macro Economics
3 Introduction to Ports & Terminal
3 Marine Resources Management
4 Organisational Behaviour 4 Marketing Management
5 Business Accounting I 5 Business Accounting II
6 Indian Constitution & Environmental Studies 6 Managerial Mathematics & Statistics
7 Foundation of Information Technology 7 Accounting using Tally Software
8 Shipping Company Analysis and
Corporate Social Responsibility
8 Soft Skill Training and Shipping Company
3  Semester 4 Semester
1 Financial  Management 1 Operations Research
2 Corporate Accounting 2 Company Law
3 Product & Brand Management
(Experiential Learning)
3 Marine Traffic Management
4 Marine EXIM Documentation and
4 Global Business Management
5 Business Law 5 Procurement and Supply Management
6 Management Information Systems 6 Supply Chain Management
7 Marine Industry Outlook 7 Intellectual Property Rights
8 Visit to Port Cargo Division-Unloading,
Loading, Containers Handling etc
8 Business Project Development
5  Semester 6 Semester
1 Cost Accounting Internship in Domestic /International Sea Port – Dissertation and Viva voce
2 Business Research Methods
3 Business Strategy and Management
4 International Trade Law
5 Marine Financing and Insurance
6 Entrepreneurship Development
(Experiential Learning)
7 Competitive Exams Training
8 Future Study and Job Opportunities


HONORARY ADVISOR 1. Mr. P. Tamilvanan
Ex-Chairman, New Mangalore Port Trust
NMPT, Panambur, Mangalore.
ADVISORS 1. Mr.V. Srinath, B.E., M.B.A.(IIM Ahmedabad)
Customs House Agents,
Kulur, Mangalore. 2. Mr.M. R. Vasudeva
Former Director of Mangalore International Airport
Airport Authority of India3. Mr.SanthoshBabuRao
Duty Manager & Weight & Balance Trainer
National Aviation Services, Kuwait Airports,
Kuwait.4. Mr. M. Kothandan
Diamond Ship Supplies,Kulai Mangalore.
REGULAR FACULTIES 1. Prof. Subrhmonya G. S.
Coordinator of B.B.A  in Port Management
Srinivas University
Mangalore. 2. Prof.  PavithraKumari
Coordinator of  BBA Aviation Management
Srinivas University
Mangalore.3. Prof. Deekshitha
Coordinator of B. Com Programme
Srinivas University
Mangalore.4.  Prof. Keshava
Coordinator of B.B.A (Honours) Programme
Srinivas University
Mangalore.5. Prof. Nelson Pereira
Coordinator of BBA (Logistics and Supply Chain
Management) Programme
Srinivas University
Mangalore.6. Prof. Vinayaraj
Senior Lecturer
Srinivas University
Mangalore.7. Prof. Sharmila S.Shetty
Srinivas University
Mangalore.8. Prof. Kavya
Srinivas University
Mangalore.9. Prof. VidhyadhariShetty
Srinivas University
Former director of Mangalore International Airport
Airport Authority of India
Mangalore. 2. Mr. V.Srinath
Managing Partner
SAAISREE Enterprises
ADJUNCT FACULTIES 1. Prof. Deepak Raj P. Y.
Associate Professor
Srinivas Institute of Technology
Valachil, Mangalore. 2. Prof. K. Sandilya
Assistant Professor
College of Hotel Management & Tourism
Srinivas University
Mangalore.3. Prof. RohanFernandes
Assistant Professor
Spoken English and Constitution of India
College of Engineering and Technology
Mukka, Mangalore.
BOARD OF STUDY MEMBERS 1. Prof. Subrhmonya G.S.
Coordinator of BBA Port Management
Srinivas University
Mangalore 2. Prof. Shailashree V.T
Dean-Incharge, College of Management &Commerce
Srinivas University
Mangalore.3. Prof. PavithraKumari
Coordinator of BBA Aviation Management
Srinivas University,
Mangalore.4. Dr. Ramachandra C.G.
HoD Marine Engineering
Department, SIT Valachil, Mangalore5. Mr. V. Srinath, 
Customs House Clearing Agent,
Mangalore6. Dr. N. UDAYASHANKARAN  I.R.S
Asst. Commissioner of Customs,
New Custom House,