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getting Started with SAP Business Application Studio


In this blog, I would like to spread awareness and share my experience of how we can easily start using SAP BAS with a free trial account.

You can easily start your SAP BAS for the first time. If you are familiar with visual studio code.

First of all, create your SAP Cloud Platform free trial account. Get a Free Trial Account on SAP Cloud Platform

What is SAP Business Application Studio

SAP Business Application Studio is a new SAP Cloud Platform service in SAP Cloud Foundry which offers a modern development environment tailored for efficient development of business applications for the SAP Intelligent Enterprise such as SAP Fiori, S/4HANA extension, and Workflow.

in this Blog i will Show How to start with Sap Bussiness Studio Application and Build Your 1st Simple UI5 Aplication.

Let’s start SAP BAS.

Step 1:

Log into SAP Cloud Platform

  1. Go to

Note: if already subscribed to SAP BAS skip to Step 2.  


Click Enter Your Trial Account to access the Cloud Foundry environment.

Enter your trial account by clicking on the trial Link.

(if you don’t have a trial account create one)

Once you enter your trial account go to Subscriptions and Search for SAP Business Application Studio and Subscribe to that.

Step 2: Launch SAP Business Application Studio

  1. Click Go to Application.

Or from Home, you can launch the App by clicking Sap Business Application Studio


  1. You might be asked to accept the legal terms. Check the box and click OK.

Step 3: Create Dev Space and run 1st UI5 application

Click on create Dev Space

you can create Dev Spaces according to your type of application development.

And You can add Additional Sap Extensions if you want.

Select application type and give a dev space name. Within a minute, you will see your space is up and running.

Once your Dev Space start Running you can enter to Dev Space by clicking on Dev Space name Link


Open Workspace

  1. Create project from a template
  2. Select Template and Target Location

On clicking next it will ask for the details based on the template you have chosen.

Once you fill in all the details it will generate the project structure in the Work Space.

Now, the project gets generated like the below structure

You can write your code as before in View and controller.


Step 4: Run the Application.

First, we need to Create an Application Configuration for running the application.

Click on Run configuration.

Click on the Plus button to create an application configuration

Select your Application (UI5 App) –Demo Application (HTML5 Module Name)

Once the run configuration created you can run the Application by directly clicking on the run button.


The following output is produced

  and your First Application is Running… 🙂



Gyana Ranjan Mohapatra

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      Author's profile photo Yogananda Muthaiah
      Yogananda Muthaiah

      HI gyana ranjan mohapatra

      Well explained...
      Keep sharing something new to everyone in your next article..

      Author's profile photo poornima prasanna jonna
      poornima prasanna jonna

      Hi Gyana

      Great blog for getting started with BAS

      Author's profile photo Pavani Priya
      Pavani Priya

      Hi Ranjan,


      Thank you for sharing the information.


      I am able to run normal application but not able to run the Fiori application when using OData services in the app, facing below error,

      summary": "Not Found - GET http://nginx-redirector.repo-cache.svc.cluster.local/repository/appstudio-npm-group/fiori - Not found",


      If you are aware on this then please assist me.