PROJECT GUIDELINES FOR BBA (SIXTH SEMESTER) STUDENTS OF
JAMIA HAMDARD UNIVERSITY
During the sixth semester, each student shall undertake a project to be pursued by him/her
under the supervision of internal supervisor to be appointed by the Coordinator of the
study Centre. Coordinator will approve both the subject and the name of supervisor. The
project shall be submitted by the students on or before last weak of March. Project report
shall carry 200 marks. These shall be evaluated by an external examiner appointed by
university for 100 marks and for rest of the 100 marks by an internal board of examiners
appointed by Director/Principal of the institution. This internal board of examiners shall
comprise of a minimum of two internal faculty members.
Guidelines for preparing a project report
1. Criteria for selecting the topic for project report: Project can be on any undertaken
on any of five major functional areas viz., Marketing, Finance, Human Resource
Management, Operations/Production Management and Information Technology.
2. Preparation of project report:
(a) Title of project work: This should convey general issues that interest
you the title should not be generic in nature and should imply that the
work is being made to be able to make certain conclusions.
(b) Objectives: objectives of the report should be clearly mentioned.
(c) Mythology: students should specify the methodology that they are
going to adopt to carryout the project. The project report can be either
based on primary data collection methods or secondary data collection
methods. If primary data will be used then questionnaires, charts,
diagrams etc., should be employed. In case of secondary data,
literature review of already existing literature on the related topics
should be given prime importance.
(d) Format of report for submission
The full content of the report must be hard bound together so that
the pages cannot be removed/replaced.
The cover of the report must contain title, name of the candidate,
the award and the year of submission.
Text pages should be printed on one side the paper, preferably with
1.5 line spacing, and pages numbers at the bottom of each page.
Please use separate index sheets for all chapters; each chapter
should start from a new page.
The project report must be around 75-100 pages
Format of :a project report should contain the following parts
a) Title page
d) Table of contents
e) List of illustration and tables(optional)
f) Main text(Chapters)
g) Reference material-appendices, glossary, references,
h) bibliography (optional)