Bachelor of Information Management (BIM) is a four year (eight semester) degree affiliated to Tribhuvan University (TU) offering an integrated IT and Management courses. The main objective of this degree is to prepare IT professional and proficient in the use of computer and computational technique in order to develop effective information system to solve real life problem in the organizational field.

Objective of the Program


The mission of this program is to develop socially responsible, scientifically approached and result oriented information technology (IT) professionals. The specific objectives of the program are to:

  • Prepare IT professionals proficient in the use of computers and computational techniques in order to develop effective information systems to solve real life problems in the organizational milieu
  • Develop students’ skill in object-oriented software design methods and data management systems.
  • Provide professional training to students by combining information technology with managerial skills
  • Prepare students to proceed on to post graduate level study in information management within and outside the country

 

Why study BIM at HIMALAYA DARSHAN ?


  • Himalaya Darshan College BIM program has been taking up a lot of efforts in producing qualified and educated students who are bound to be experts in software designing along with those students who have a sound knowledge of financial management issues.
  • Develop students’ skill in object-oriented software design methods and data management systems.
  • Prepare students to proceed on to postgraduate level study in information management within and outside the country.
  • Himalaya Darshan college emphasizes a lot on developing practical skills, teamwork, and creativity through various programs.
  • A student who has partially completed the BIM program and would like to discontinue his/her studies shall also be allowed to withdraw from the program.

 

BIM Eligibility Criteria:


The candidate applying for BIM program must have:

  • Successfully completed a twelve-year schooling (10+2) or equivalent from any University, Board or Institution recognized by Tribhuvan University.
  • Secured a minimum of second division (45%) or minimum C grade in all subjects in the twelve-year schooling or equivalent.

BIM ADMISSION PROCESS:


Admission of eligible candidate will be on the basis of score obtained on CMAT test conducted by Tribhuvan University and performance in personal interview.

Salient Features:


  • Teaching Pedagogy
    The general teaching pedagogy includes class lectures, group discussions, case studies, guest lectures, role play, research work, project work (individual and group), assignments (theoretical and practical), and term papers. The teaching faculty will determine the choice of teaching pedagogy as per the need of the course. The concerned faculty shall develop a detailed course outline and work plan at the beginning of each semester and also recommends the basic text and other reference materials for effective teaching-learning of the course modules.
  • Internship: Industrial Attachment Project
    In the final semester, students shall be attached to organizations where they have to work for a period of eight weeks. Each student shall prepare an individual project report in the prescribed format based on his / her work in the respective organization assigned to him / her. Evaluation of the internship shall be based on the confidential report by the organization, project report and presentation of the report. The report must be submitted by the end of the eighth semester. Students must secure a minimum grade of “C” in the internship. The internship carries a weight equivalent to 6 credit hours.
  • Examination, Evaluation and Grading System
    The BIM program will be executed through the semester system. The regular program shall be completed in eight semesters. The internal (ongoing) evaluation and the external (end of semester) examination shall carry 40 percent and 60 percent weightage respectively. The semester examinations shall be conducted by FOM. The final grade of the student shall be determined on the overall performance in the internal and external examinations.
  • Attendance
    Students are required to attend regularly all theory and practical classes, assignments, study tour, field trip, seminars and presentations as required by the course. A student is required to attend at least 80 percent of such activities in order to qualify for the semester examination.
  • Credit Transfers and Withdrawl
    The program allows students to transfer the credits earned by them in similar program of other universities recognized by Tribhuvan University. A student who has partially completed the BIM program and would like to discontinue his / her studies shall also be allowed to withdraw from the program. In such cases, a certificate specifying the credit earned by the student in the program shall be provided.
  • Graduation Requirements
    The BIM program extends over eight semesters (four academic years). The BIM degree is awarded upon its successful completion of all the following requirements specified by the curriculum. The successful completion of 126 credit hours as prescribed with a minimum of passing grade in all courses with an aggregate CGPA of 2.00. A minimum of grade ‘C’ obtained in the Industrial Attachment Project. Completion of courses for the fulfillment of the requirements of the BIM program must occur within seven years from the time of registration.

BIM CREDITS HOURS:

Bachelor of Information Management (BIM)  Course Structure

Course Structure:
Information Technology and Computing courses: 60 credit hours
Management Courses: 27 credit hours
Analytical and support courses: 27 credit hours
Elective courses: 6 credit hours
Internship 6 credit hours
Total Credit hours 126

BIM SYLLABUS & COURSE STRUCTURE:

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC201 Sociology for Business 3
MTH202 Discrete Mathematics 3
MGT204 Business Communications 3
IT213 Structured Programming 3
IT214 Data Communication and Computer Network 3
Total 15

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ACC201 Financial Accounting 3
IT215 Web Technology I 3
IT216 Java Programming I 3
IT217 Computer Organization 3
STT201 Business Statistics 3
Total 15

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ACC202 Cost and Management Accounting 3
ECO201 Microeconomics 3
IT218 Data Structure and Algorithm with Java 3
IT219 Web Technology II 3
IT220 Database Management System 3
Total 15

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MKT201 Fundamentals of Marketing 3
ECO202 Macroeconomics 3
IT221 Computer Graphics 3
IT222 Java Programming II 3
IT223 Advanced Internetworking 3
Total 15

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
FIN201 Business Finance 3
MGT202 Human Resource Management 3
MGT206 Business Environment in Nepal 3
IT224 Software Engineering 3
IT225 Computer Security and Cyber Law 3
IT351 Summer Project 3
Total 18

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MGT203 Organizational Behavior 3
MGT205 Operations Management 3
MGT208 Business Strategy 3
IT226 Management Information System 3
IT227 Object Oriented Analysis and Design 3
IT228 Artificial Intelligence 3
Total 18

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
IT229 IT Entrepreneurship and Supply Chain Management 3
IT230 Economics of Information and Communication 3
IT350 Internship 3
N/A Elective I 3
N/A Elective II 3
Total 15

Course Code Course Title
IT305 Object Oriented Database Management
IT306 Software Project Management
IT307 Operating Systems
IT308 Data Mining and Data Warehousing
IT309 Client Server Computing
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