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
ENGL 101 Academic English I 4
BUS 110 Management Essentials 3
ECON 120 Development of Economic Thought 3
KHM 101 Khmer Studies I 3
MATH 110 Essentials of Mathematics 4
Semester 2 - Core Courses
Courses Name Credit
ENGL 102 Academic English II 4
MIS 112 IT Applications for Business Purposes 3
ECON 100 Introductory Economics 3
KHM 102 Khmer Studies II 3
MATH 115 Finite Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences 4
Semester 3 - Core Courses
Courses Name Credit
ACC 201 Principles of Accounting I 3
BUS 201 Management I 3
ENGL 200 College Composition 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 Management II 3
ENGL 210 Research Writing and Presentations 3
BUS 212 Business Analytics 3
ECON 202 Macroeconomics 3
Semester 5 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students must take 1 departmental/faculty, and 1 general elective course.
Courses Name Credit
BAF 300 Business Finance 3
BUS 330 Business Ethics 3
BUS 220 Marketing 3
MIS 201 Principles of Management Information Systems 3
Semester 6 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students must take 2 departmental/faculties, and 1 general elective courses
Courses Name Credit
BUS 211 Organizational Behavior 3
BUS 332 Business Law 3
BUS 401 Operations Management 4
Semester 7 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students must take 1 departmental/ faculty elective course and 1 general elective course.
Courses Name Credit
BUS 411 Business Strategy 3
ENGL 430 Professional Business Writing 3
MIS 321 Project Management 3
Semester 8 - Core Courses
Remarks: Students must take TWO departmental/Faculty elective courses and one general elective course.
Courses Name Credit
BUS 450 Senior Business Capstone Project 4
BAF 312 Cambodian Taxation 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
RES 301 Research Methods in Social Sciences 3
SOC 211 Introduction to Sociology 3