M.Com - International Business

About the Course:
M.Com (IB) is a four semester, full time UGC and Bangalore University recognized programme. It includes an option for students to study and acquire dual qualification namely PGD (Post Graduate Diploma) in the field of specialization i.e. Finance, HR, Marketing, Business Administration, Capital & Commodity Market, International Business and tourism alongside M.Com (IB).
This programme also has an option to pursue a dual degree (MBA) from Dulles University, Virginia.

Objectives
The M.Com (IB) is designed to enhance the transition from student to early career post graduate employment within globally influenced organizations. The programme aims at training and developing the candidates to hold managerial positions in the field of International Trade & Business.

Eligibility:
Graduate in any discipline with minimum of 50% marks.
Candidates with industry experience will be preferred.
MAT score of more than 700 is accepted and exemption granted from College Admission Test. Such candidates have to attend a personal interview.

Duration:
Duration of this course will be two academic years divided into four semesters.
The classes will start at 0730 hours and continue till 1730 hours with one hour lunch break from 1230 to 1330 hours

Salient Features of the Course:

1. The course enables a student to develop not only in academics but also in value added programme and extension activity through embedding these pillars in the system.
2. Choice Based Credit System is adopted for the M.Com Course with Cumulative Grade Point Average for Evaluation.
3. Specialization is available in Accounting, Finance, Taxation, Human Resource, Business Administration, Capital & Commodities Market with PGD.
4. Relative importance of subjects of study and activities are quantified in terms of credits. 5. The course has inbuilt provisions to learn a skill based paper based on their specializations.

6. Regular sessions on SPSS, Quantitative Techniques and Logical Reasoning, case study analysis, Analysis of Current Business and Economics, Managerial Communication as part of curriculum for students’ professional and personal development

7. Option to study more than one Foreign Languages during the course.

8. From induction to graduation the curriculum is designed to encourage students to address challenges in a reflective manner.

9. Inputs from industry experts are a crucial part of the course. They facilitate access to applied knowledge.

10. Expanding global partnerships with universities across the world currently with Dulles University, Virginia, USA facilitates students to build upon global business knowledge through study tours and internships.

11. Students have the opportunity to work for companies based in USA, UK based on the choice during the course.

12. Foreign Trips are arranged for International Exposure towards manufacturing sector, logistic and supply chain.

13. Provision to pursue Certificate Courses in French Language, Finance Modeling, Security Analysis and Portfolio Management, Graphics Designing.

14. International Business has been listed as the topmost specialized program of management under 'Hot Opportunities' in 'ASPIRE', an 'India Today' publication.

15. Regular sessions of Tally & Excel, English Pronunciation, SPSS, Group Discussions, Mock personal Interviews, Presentation, Seminars, Case Studies, Quantitative Analysis, Data Interpretation & Verbal Ability as part of regular course for students' professional and personality development.

16. Students are required to devote time to internship and placement activities and are encouraged to take up part time assignments.

17. Engagement in programs of social concerns, psychometric tests, art therapy, counseling sessions, presentation skills and personality grooming

18. Compulsory rural exposure programme as part of extension activities.