Department of Business Administration

Head of Department:
Royel Yonn
Group ID:
Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
Bachelor of Arts


Zaman University’s Undergraduate Business Administration Program endeavors to prepare the next generation of business leaders in Cambodia through internationally state-of-the-art management education.  Through a learning environment that combines high expectations, an open exchange of ideas, and learning support for our students, Zaman strives to produce graduates for whom discovery, creativity, and innovation flourish, Specifically, our graduates:

  • Possess the leadership skills necessary to the growth of an innovative business environment
  • Are life-long learners, who grow intellectually and spiritually throughout their lives
  • Harness resources necessary to produce sustainable economic growth throughout Cambodia
  • Value ethical behavior, respect for the individual, as well as responsibility to the society



To become a Business Administration Program best known for its state-of-the-art management education that provides students with entrepreneurial knowledge and skills to compete internationally.

The degree of Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration prepares students for professional careers in all areas of management:

  • Business Consulting
  • Consumer Research and Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Operations Management

The program is intended for students interested in an undergraduate management educational experience that is broad and based practical business skills. ZamanU’s program is intellectually strong and able to accommodate the diverse interests of students with a wide range of goals, from beginning a career, to opening a business, to advanced graduate studies.



To receive the B.A. degree in Business Administration, students must both complete at least 134 credits, and the course requirements that follow. In their first year of studies, all Zaman University students take foundation coursework, consisting of the general education requirements and a year-long introduction to their field of study. Students who successfully complete all of their first-year course are awarded a Certificate of Completion for the Foundation Year.


Admission Requirements:

      To get admitted to Undergraduate Business Administration Program, the candidates must:

  1. Have graduated from a high school
  2. Have passed Cambodian National BAC II Exam (for Cambodian candidates only)
  3. Pass Zaman University Entrance Exam. (Or the scores taken from the internationally recognized examinations such as SAT, GCE, International Baccalaureate, GAC, ACT are also acceptable.)
  4. Pass Zaman University English Proficiency Exam. (Alternatively, the scores taken from the internationally recognized English tests such as TOEFL iBT: 70, IELTS: 6.0 are also valid to start an undergraduate program.)


Graduation Requirements:

To graduate from the Department of Business Administration at Zaman University, students must:

  1. Earn an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher
  2. Complete all required department courses with minimum grade of DD
  3. Complete at least 134 credit hours

Curriculum of Department of Business Administration

Semester 1 - Core Courses
Courses Name Credit
ACAD 101 Fundamentals of Academic Skills I 3
BUS 100 Principles of Business Decisions 4
ECON 100 Introductory Economics 3
KHM 101 Khmer Studies I 3
MATH 160 Mathematics for Social Sciences 4
Semester 2 - Core Courses
Courses Name Credit
ACAD 102 Fundamentals of Academic Skills II 3
BUS 110 Management Essentials 3
CS 110 IT Applications 3
ECON 110 Applied Economics 4
KHM 102 Khmer Studies II 3
Semester 3 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students should take a Foreign Language elective.
Courses Name Credit
ACC 201 Principles of Accounting I 3
BUS 201 Principles of Management 3
BUS 230 Business Communications 3
STAT 201 Business Statistics 4
ECON 201 Microeconomics 3
Semester 4 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students should take a Foreign Language elective.
Courses Name Credit
ACC 202 Principles of Accounting II 3
BUS 202 Leading and Managing People 3
BUS 211 Organizational Behaviour 3
BUS 212 Business Analytics 3
ECON 202 Macroeconomics 3
Semester 5 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students should take a departmental, faculty, or general elective course.
Courses Name Credit
BAF 201 Financial Management I 3
BUS 220 Principles of Marketing 3
BUS 330 Business Ethics 3
BUS 401 Operations Management 4
Semester 6 - Core Courses
Courses Name Credit
BAF 202 Financial Management II 3
BUS 320 Consumer Behavior 3
BUS 310 Asian Markets 3
BUS 410 Entrepreneurship 3
LAW 310 Business Law 3
Semester 7 - Core Courses
Courses Name Credit
BUS 411 Business Strategy 3
BUS 420 New Venture Creation 4
MIS 201 Principles of Management Information Systems 3
MIS 321 Project Management 3
BUS 430 Professional Business Writing 3
Semester 8 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students should take TWO Departmental or Faculty elective courses.
Courses Name Credit
BAF 312 Cambodian Taxation 3
BUS 410 Entrepreneurship 3
BUS 440 Marketing in Practice 3
BUS 450 Senior Business Capstone Project 3
Departmental Elective Courses
Courses Name Credit
BUS 210 Retail Business 3
BUS 321 Human Resources Management 3
Faculty Elective Courses
Courses Name Credit
ACC 301 Financial Accounting 3
ACC 310 Managerial Accounting 3
BAF 211 Money and Banking 3
BAF 310 Financial Markets and Institutions 3
BAF 311 Public Finance 3
BAF 401 Bank Management 3
BAF 410 Behavioral and Experimental Finance 3
BAF 411 Personal Finance 3
RES 301 Research Methods in Social Sciences 3
SOC 211 Introduction to Sociology 3