M.Com.

Master of Commerce

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

M.Com. or Master of Commerce is a postgraduate academic degree which is awarded after successful completion of a two years program. The Master degree course covers the study of principles of accounting, economic theory, micro and macroeconomics, money and banking systems, knowledge about business, trade and its characteristics and policies involved, etc. In the final year, the students opt for specialized study in any one fields of Commerce such as Statistics, Taxation, Marketing, Accounting & Finance, Banking, Insurance, etc. Simply, M.Com. is a postgraduate degree program that focuses on the systematic study of the concepts of Accountancy, Business Studies, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, Finance, Banking, Law, Taxation, Marketing, Management Studies, etc. Therefore, study of M.Com. Degree gives an insight of commerce, management and economics as a whole.

Master of Commerce Eligibility

  • The basic eligibility criterion for pursuing M.Com. Degree is having graduation degree in Commerce stream.
  • However, as an alternative criterion, many universities accept graduation degree with Honours in Economics or Business/Management Studies for admission to their M.Com 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. 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.

Master of Commerce Syllabus

The following are study related subjects:-

Sr. No.

Subjects of Study

A

Compulsory Papers

1

Accounting for Managerial Decisions

2

Business Environment

3

Computer Applications in Business

4

Corporate Financial Accounting

5

Corporate Legal Environment

6

Corporate Tax Planning

7

E-Commerce

8

Economics of Global Trade and Finance

9

Financial Management

10

Management Concepts and Organization Behaviour

11

Managerial Economics

12

Marketing Management

13

Statistical Analysis

14

Strategic Management

B

Optional Papers

1

Banking & Finance

2

Commercial Bank Management

3

Entrepreneurial Management

4

Financial Bank Management

5

Financial Markets

6

Human Resource Management

7

International Finance

8

Investment Management

9

Research Methodology in Commerce

Further, a student has to select one optional group out of:

A

Optional Group: Accounting and Finance


  • Accounting for Managerial Decision
  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Corporate Financial Accounting
  • Financial Institutions and Markets
  • Project Planning and Control
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management

B

Optional Group: Marketing


  • Advertising and Sales Management
  • Consumer Behaviour and Marketing Research

C

Optional Group: International Marketing


  • Foreign Trade Policy, Procedures and Documentation
  • International Business Environment
  • International Marketing

D

Optional Group: Statistics


  • Quantitative Techniques and Research Methodology

 

Master of Commerce Colleges

Master of Commerce Course Suitability

  • Those who want to have further higher studies and research in the field of Statistics and want to take up the job of teacher / lecturer in several universities and colleges after clearing exams like UGC-NET/JRF are good suit for it.
  • Candidates willing to study for Chartered Accountancy and Company Secretary-ship also are good match for it.
  • Those who want to go for further research work in the degree like M.Phil. and Ph.D. also are suitable for it.

How is Master of Commerce Course Beneficial?

  • M.Com degree serves as a basis for further higher studies and research in this field such as Ph.D. and M.Phil. Degree in Commerce.
  • M.Com degree holders can opt for further higher studies and career in various specializations of Commerce such as in Statistics, Taxation, Accounting & Finance, Banking, Insurance and many more.
  • Commerce post graduates can take up research work in various fields of India’s national security problems including the international relations, geostrategic, geopolitical, socio-economic, tactical aspects of war, etc.
  • A Master's Degree in Commerce prepares a post graduate for a wide variety of careers dealing with the flow of money, from accountant to investment banker, money manager to personal finance consultant.
  • Law schools are a very common destination now-a-days for recent post graduates in Commerce.
  • On successful completion of Master’s degree in Commerce, a student can apply for the UGC-NET or JRF exam; the success in these exams makes teaching or research as good options.

Master of Commerce Employment Areas

  • Various Corporate Sectors in their Marketing and Accounts Sections
  • Finance, Commerce and the Banking Sectors
  • Research Associates with Economic Consulting Firms
  • Economic Consulting Jobs
  • Customs Department
  • Import / Export Companies
  • Indian Civil Services
  • Indian Statistical Services
  • Indian Economic Services
  • Insurance Industry

Master of Commerce Job Types

  • Accounts Assistant             
  • Assistant Accountant           
  • Accountant
  • Business Analyst
  • Cashier / Teller
  • Corporate Analyst
  • Executive Assistant
  • Finance Manager 
  • Financial Analysts
  • Investments Analyst
  • Investment Banker
  • Market Analysts
  • Marketing Manager
  • Money Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Personal Finance Consultant
  • Risk Analyst
  • Securities Analyst
  • Senior Accountant
After completing M.Com. you can become:
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