Master of Commerce (M.Com)
It is a four semester (two academic years) P.G. Program affiliated to Bangalore North University. The main objective of this programme is to equip the students with necessary conceptual, business and analytical skills required for handling the Business Operations. The course helps graduates after B.Com or BBA to develop in-depth knowledge in areas like accounting, finance, marketing and management. The course is mainly intended for students who are currently completed UG course and are looking for further expansion of knowledge. In M.Com, students are given an option to specialize in any of the two majors of their choice from the specializations offered by the University.
Who should do MCom?
Candidates who want to pursue a career in the commerce stream should pursue the MCom course.
Candidates who wish to pursue a career in Banking Financial Service and Insurance (BFSI) sector should pursue the MCom course
Candidates who want to pursue different leadership positions in the industries should opt for the MCom courses.
Working professionals who have graduate certificates in commerce can pursue this course in distance mode to improve their job prospects
MCom Course is Ideal for pursuing a career as a Financial Manager.
Candidates who are not satisfied with their graduation degree in particular steam can choose a MCom Specialization according to their own interest
Candidates who wish to pursue a career as an Auditor can take up the MCom Course after the completion of their graduate program.
Aspirants who wish to start their own business can pursue an MCom course.
Candidates having aspiration of becoming a professor of commerce should pursue this degree as a stepping stone for the Ph.D. program.
To develop teaching impetus among students to make them qualified for teaching profession
To equip students to build their professional qualification
To impart experiential learning
To develop social and ethical values among students and liberate them to become responsible citizens of the nation
Careers Opportunities after M.Com
M.Com degree holders have ample scope of the job in the finance and corporate sector. After completing the degree, they can choose and apply to various jobs, like operation manager, finance consultant, investment banker, marketing manager, accountant and business analyst.
The salary offered in various professions varies from sector to sector depending upon the skills, qualifications, experience, and other specific demands of the recruiters. As freshers or at the entry-level the average salary package offered varies from Rs. 2 lakhs per annum to Rs. 5 lakhs per annum. The experienced person can earn upto Rs. 8 lakhs per annum.
The details regarding some job opportunities are provided below:
Operation Manager deals with the hiring procedures, setting up targets, and team management.
The finance consultant guides the client on tax planning,
investment, and retirement planning, etc.
Investment Banker helps clients to raise money in the capital market and issue debt or sell their equity in the companies.
Marketing Manager helps the organization and institute to develop and implement the marketing plans of the organisation.
An accountant takes care of the finance-related matter of the organisations or institutes. He keeps the record of the expenses that occur throughout the year with the help of accounting software. He also makes the organisations aware of the existing fund and future expenses. An accountant prepares and distributes cheques, and manages record-keeping work at banks and account departments of various organisations.
A business analyst, analyze the market, product lines, and the overall profitability of the business. They analyze the problems and look for a suitable solution.
Eligibility for Admission
Candidates who have completed graduate programme in commerce or management from any university which is approved and recognized by UGC or its equivalent and has secured not less than 50% of the marks in the aggregate (In the case of SC/ST/Cat I students and blind students the minimum percentage of marks required shall be less than by 5 %) are eligible for admission into this programme.