The Bhopal School of Social Sciences
An Autonomous Institution Run by the Archdiocese of Bhopal
Re-accredited with 'A' Grade CGPA 3.27 Cycle 3 by NAAC
Affiliated to Barkatullah University, Bhopal
Regd. No. 3286, 01-05-1972, Estd. 1972
The Bhopal School of Social Sciences
An Autonomous Institution Run by the Archdiocese of Bhopal
Re-accredited with 'A' Grade CGPA 3.27 Cycle 3 by NAAC
ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 14001:2004 Certified Institute
Affiliated to Barkatullah University, Bhopal
International Programmes
International Programmes

I. Masters Program in Business Administration - MBA Twinning Programme, Assumption University, Thailand, since 2005

Online Admission Form for MBA Twinning Programme

The Bhopal School of Social Sciences is a pioneering undergraduate and postgraduate college of Management. A major focus area is the development of entrepreneurial, managerial and communication skills.

In keeping with these objectives, the college collaborates with Assumption University, Bangkok for a twinning program of four semesters MBA by which the students can specialize in areas of Management in an international environment as part of an international community without incurring very high costs. This international exposure helps position our students better in the highly competitive global job market.

Assumption University

Assumption University is the first International University in Thailand.  The university is a non-profit institution administered by the Brothers of St. Gabriel, a worldwide Catholic Religious Order. The university is an international community of scholars engaged in the pursuit of truth and knowledge, serving in the human society, especially through the creative use of interdisciplinary approaches and cyber technology. In addition to being accredited fully by the Ministry of University Affairs, Government of Thailand, it is also listed in the handbook of International Association of Universities and that of many institutions. Assumption University welcomes students from other countries and has students from more than 40 countries on its rolls.

Twinning Concept

Twinning educational programmes is a unique and creative concept in education. It provides an opportunity and access to students for studies abroad.  The students complete a part of the course in BSSS, Bhopal, India and complete the remaining semesters of their studies at the designated foreign university, which in this case is Assumption University (AU), Bangkok, Thailand.

Facts at a Glance

  • Syllabus framed by Assumption University, Degree awarded by Assumption University.
  • Students transfer to Assumption University, Bangkok, after completing one semester in BSSS.

Programs, Duration & Venue

  • MBA-Masters of Business Administration.
  • MS-TechM-Masters in Technology Management.

For both these four semester programs the students will study for one semester at BSSS Bhopal and for the remaining three at Assumption University, Bangkok.

Eligibility:  A Bachelor Degree in any field with a minimum of 55% aggregate.

Major Benefits

  • International exposure and environment.
  • Becoming an International student - cross - cultural interaction and experience.
  • Saving costs - the expenses will be similar or less than what you might spend at some of the Indian Institutions.
  • The college will lend full support to help applicants to procure educational       loan to cover your entire expenses abroad.
  • Guaranteed admission to Assumption University - provided you fulfill the criteria.
  • Excellent placement opportunities globally as well as in the growing economies of South East Asia.

Visa       Students are expected to fulfill all visa requirements and formalities. However, the BSSS will provide guidance and assistance needed to procure the visa.

Course covered at BSSS

1. Foundation in Management

2. Foundation in Marketing

3. Foundation in Finance

4. Introduction to Quantitative Analysis

5. Introduction to Accounting

6. Case Study Dynamics

7. Managerial Accounting

8. Managerial Economics

9. Research Methodology


The remaining core subjects and specialization papers will be offered at Assumption University as per the choice of the students.

For more details contact:

Dr. Amit Kumar Nag
Department of Commerce (BSSS)

Program Director
MBA Twinning PGM with Assumption University, Bangkok, Thailand

II. Business English Certificate Course BEC, University of Cambridge, UK, since 2005

(Department of English)

A functional language and communicative skills program

Levels - Preliminary, Vantage and Advanced

Offered to students of all faculties

In keeping with our sensitivity towards market needs and global requirements for English language proficiency and effective communication, the BSSS offers an internationally recognized certificate course in association with the University of Cambridge- ESOL. The course provides a qualification that complements the core degree courses. The training focuses on appropriacy and correctness and helps students achieve clarity, coherence, and fluency of expression. Students are trained in skills such as socializing, telephoning, discussions, presentations, meetings, business correspondence and interviews in learner centered and friendly interactive environment. Experts trained by the British Council train students. At the end of the course students are required to qualify a Cambridge Exam after which they receive an internationally recognized certificate. The advanced levels train the students to achieve sophistication in language through cohesion, analysis, a range of structures, interpretation and productive understanding of corporate language.

Eligibility: Students of all streams of UG and PG are eligible to opt for these courses. The Department of English helps the candidates to decide the level for which they are suitable with the help of a placement test. It is not necessary to start with the first level of this course.

BEC Fees

The fee structure for BEC will be as follows:

BEC Preliminary: Rs. 5000

BEC Vantage: Rs. 5500

BEC Higher: Rs. 7500

III. BBC English Edge, through Language Lab, since 2010

The college caters to the learning needs of the range of students coming from Hindi medium and vernacular backgrounds as well as rural areas. The Lab is equipped with state of the art technology and uses Edu Tech software for the BBC English Edge programme, which consists of 5 levels from basic to advance. The Lab has 24 workstations and 1 trainer station. Students from all faculties are encouraged to make extensive use of the lab to improve their grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and fluency as well as their communication skills.

At the end of each level the students have the option of taking the English Edge Exam after which they receive certificates from Edu Tech. On completion of all 5 levels they are entitled to take the BBC English Edge Exam and receive the BBC Certificates.

Course Fee: Rs. 2,500

Total Seats: 100

IV. MBA Tourism Management, Assumption University, Thailand, since 2016

V. Under Graduate Degree in Collaboration with Concordia College, New York, USA, since 2018


The Bhopal School of Social Sciences entered into yet another innovative phase of its journey since its inception in 1972. BSSS is now all set to offer its students an Under Graduate degree in collaboration with Concordia College, New York, USA.

BSSS signed a Memorandum of Understanding MoU with Concordia College wef 15 November 2018. The intent of both the colleges is to develop a long term, mutually beneficial relationship whereby students of BSSS may be eligible to enrol and participate in a transfer undergraduate degree program of academic study at Condordia. Upon successful completion of the academic program of study, the students will be conferred a degree by Concordia.

Concordia is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and offers various academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate level.

The four-year degree course will have a tenure of 2 years studies at BSSS and another two years study at Concordia. The Concordia College would also offer scholarships to meritorious students of BSSS a scholarship of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00 USD) only per annum for students who meet all of Concordia's eligibility requirements, which includes a minimum of 6.5 GPA on 10.0 GPA or the equivalent at BSSS. Students shall have secured a minimum of seventy-four (74) TOEFL IBT/120 IBT. Students who have successfully demonstrated competency in their English language skills, as determined by Concordia, will be exempt from the TOEFL.IELTS requirements.

Students will also be eligible to apply for the Honours program with an 8.5 GPS or World Education Services (WES) equivalent. Honours program students would be eligible to receive up to a maximum scholarship of fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000.00 USD) per year, upon fulfilling Concordia's admissions requirements. Concordia's India Liaison office will also provide guidance and support to BSSS students regarding the education loan application and visa application process.

BSSS, through this MoU, has paved way for a new perspective to higher education with opening up of new avenues and better opportunities. The path way to foreign studies will help students to learn and get equipped for competitions at global level. 

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The Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS)
An Autonomous Institution Run by the
Archdiocese of Bhopal

Affiliated to Barkatullah University, Bhopal
Near Habibganj Naka, Opposite DRM Office
Habibganj, Bhopal - 462024
Madhya Pradesh