B.Com (Value Added)

About the course
The B.com course prepares students to be adequately equipped with good domain knowledge and skills required for careers in Business. With an innovative curriculum design and content the B.com course empowers students to conveniently adapt to an ever changing and dynamic business environment. The course enables students to have good fundamental knowledge of Accounting, Economics, Taxation, Statistics, Auditing, Cost Accounting, and Finance and in addition the management subjects. The B.com course is challenging and yet very rewarding to students with high career aspirations. It also builds competence and confidence among students to pursue and complete, professional courses such CA, CFA, ICWA, ACS etc. Our B.com students have been in high demand with employers for their excellent knowledge, skills and attitude which gives them an edge over their peers from other institutions. The B.com course of the college is rated among the top 10 in the country (India Today-AC Nielsen Survey 2014).

Objectives of the B.Com Course

To provide conceptual knowledge and application skills in the domain of Commerce studies.

To provide knowledge and skills in almost all areas of business to be able to meet expectations of business and to handle basic business tasks, thus equipping a student to pursue careers in different sectors of commerce, trade and industry.

To sharpen the students’ analytical and decision making skills.

To provide a good foundation to students who plan to pursue professional courses like CA, ICWAI, ACS, CFA and MBA.

To facilitate students to acquire skills and abilities to become competent and competitive in order to be assured of good careers and job placements.

To develop ethical Business professionals with a broad understanding of Business from an interdisciplinary perspective

Eligibility for Admission:

Candidates who have completed Two year Pre – University course in Commerce of Karnataka State or its equivalent are eligible for admission into this course.

Duration of the Course:

The course of study is 3 years of Six Semester. A candidate shall complete his/her degree within six (6) academic years from the date of his/her admission to the first semester.

Salient Features of the Course

Provides good theoretical knowledge and practical skills required for careers in Business

Course is taught by faculty who are highly accomplished and competent by the use of interactive pedagogical tools and techniques

Industry exposure through Internship, field visits, guest lectures and projects.

Prepares students to take up professional courses i.e. like CA, ICWAI, ACS, CFA and MBA.

Holistic development of students by training in soft skills, computer skills, certificate courses and Interdisciplinary subjects included under the choice based credit system (CBCS).

It inculcates innovative and creative thinking among students, due to the encouragement of student research activities.

Value Added Programme

The student enrolled under this programme will be eligible to take up either Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) or the Association for Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) qualification alongside their B.Com course. The course will be taught by faculty who are highly accomplished and competent by the use of interactive pedagogical tools and techniques. The teaching of CIMA or ACCA integrated subjects will be done by experienced practicing professionals from the industry as well as the profession specialized in the relevant area. Expert input sessions from Indian School of Commerce (ISC) will be conducted to facilitate learning and evaluation of CIMA or ACCA Papers.

The course has an inbuilt provision to obtain a certificate from Cambridge ICFE (Financial English) and IFRS Certification, at the end 1st and 4th semester respectively. Qualifying as a chartered global management accountant with CIMA and Certified Chartered Accountant with ACCA will open up global job opportunities in all sectors and especially in the field of Accountancy, Business and Finance. The students can make significant cost saving in CIMA/ACCA exam fees and Tuition fees. After qualification the students will have access to 4500 employer partners spread across 180 countries for placements including India.