M.Com. (Banking and Finance)

Master of Commerce in Banking and Finance

Duration: 2 Years
Level: Post Graduation
Type: Degree
Eligibility: B.Com. or Grad (Honours) in Economics/Management

M.Com. Banking & Finance or Master of Commerce in Banking & Finance is a postgraduate Banking course. Banking and Finance is the study of the concepts of Banking, Banking Law, Finance and Financial Management. In other words, M.Com. (Banking & Finance) is a degree program in which, apart from a general course study in Commerce, the primary focus is on the systematic study of the concepts in the specialised subjects and topics related to Banking & Finance circles. The duration of the course is two years and it is an important one that provides many career scopes to the applicants after its successful completion.

M.Com. Banking & Finance Eligibility

  • The basic eligibility criterion for pursuing M.Com. (Banking & Finance) degree is having graduation degree in Commerce stream.
  • However, as an alternative criterion, many universities accept graduation degree with Honours in Accountancy, Economics or Business/Management Studies for admission to their M.Com. (Banking & Finance) degree course.
  • Some of the very reputed universities and institutes demand a minimum of     45-50% marks in graduation as qualifying criteria to secure admission in this course and some also conduct entrance examination to get admission to their M.Com. (Banking & Finance) degree course. Selection to the degree course in these colleges is based on marks secured in the final merit i.e. total marks aggregated in the final exams of graduation and the entrance exam.

M.Com. Banking & Finance Syllabus

The following are study related subjects:-

Sr. No.

Subjects of Study

1

Banking Law & Practice

2

Business Policy & Strategic Management

3

Commercial Bank Management

4

Direct & Indirect Taxes

5

Economics of Global Trade and Finance

6

Financial Markets in India

7

Financial Markets and Institutions 

8

Financial Management

9

Financial Services 

10

Foreign Exchange

11

Forex Management

12

International Financial Management 

13

International Banking & Finance

14

Investment Management

15

Management Concepts

16

Management Information Systems 

17

Management of Financial Services

18

Managerial Finance

19

Marketing of Financial Services

20

Modern Banking Theory, Law & Practice

21

Principles of Personal Finance

22

Project Finance

23

Quantitative Techniques for Finance

24

Research Methodology

 

M.Com. Banking & Finance Colleges

M.Com. Banking & Finance Course Suitability

  • They should have good communication skills and completion abilities.
  • They should have very strong mathematical ability skills which are necessary for investment banking.
  • They should have teamwork skills that is must and necessary for banking and finance lines.
  • Students should be hard worker as they have to work for long hours and have to deal with various types of peoples during the course and jobs as well.

How is M.Com. Banking & Finance Course Beneficial?

  • M.Com. (Banking & Finance) degree serves as a basis for further higher studies and research in this field such as Ph.D. and M.Phil. Degree in Banking & Finance.
  • On successful completion of Master’s degree in Banking & Finance, a student can apply for the UGC-NET or JRF exam; the success in these exams makes teaching or research as good options.
  • The M.Com. (Banking & Finance) degree course prepares students for a professional qualification in Banking & Finance and provides a solid base in the fields of Banking & Insurance, thus making it easier to acquire a leadership / managerial role in both the Banking & Finance sectors.
  • They can also start self-employment such private financing in general public.

M.Com. Banking & Finance Employment Areas

  • Banks
  • Business Schools
  • Consultancies
  • Credit Companies
  • Economic Consulting Jobs
  • Indian Civil Services
  • Indian Economic Services
  • Insurance Industry
  • Investments
  • Mortgage Companies
  • Property Developers
  • Research Associates with Economic Consulting Firms
  • Savings and Loan Associations

M.Com. Banking & Finance Job Types

  • Administrative Officer (AO)
  • Business Analyst
  • Corporate Analyst
  • Credit and Risk Manager
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Marketing and Sales Executive
  • Equity Research Analyst
  • Finance Manager 
  • Internal Auditor
  • Loan Counsellor
  • Investment Analyst
  • Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO)
  • Financial Analysts
  • Investment Banker
  • Stock Analyst
  • Loan Officer
  • Market Analyst
  • Securities Analyst
  • Loss Control Specialist
  • Marketing Manager
  • Money Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Personal Financial Advisor
  • Asset Manager
  • Recovery Agent
  • Sales Representative
  • Sales Officer
  • Risk Analyst
  • Sales Manager
  • Treasurer
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