BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (B.COM.) – Three-year, full-time program
The B. Com program offered by the college is a three-year full-time program affiliated to Bangalore University. The CBCS syllabus designed by the University provides students best of opportunities for professional careers as well as higher studies in the area of Commerce. The college aims at holistic development of the students, so that they make effective contribution to society. The excellent academic environment along with co-curricular and sports activities empowers the students to thrive in a fast-paced and exciting learning environment. Classroom lectures, projects, presentation and case studies form the components of teaching methodology. In addition to this the students have option to do add on courses like CA, CS, Executive Communication, Personality development, Certificate courses in Tally etc.
1. ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION:
Candidates who have completed Two year Pre – University course of Karnataka State or its equivalent with Business Studies and Accountancy as two major subjects of study in both first and second year pre-university are eligible for admission into this course.
2. DURATION OF THE COURSE:
The course of study is four (04) years of Eight Semesters. A candidate shall complete his/her degree within eight (08) academic years from the date of his/her admission to the first semester.
3. MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION
The medium of instruction shall be English. However, a candidate will be permitted to write the examination either in English or in Kannada.
4. CLASS ROOM STRENGTH OF STUDENTS
There shall be Maximum of 60 students in each section.
*Course contents are subject to change according to the University rules and regulations.
# An elective is offered subject to a minimum number of student enrolment.
5. Other compulsory papers offered by Bangalore University
A. Foundation, Skill Development or Interdisciplinary Courses (Foundation Course*)
- Constitution of Indian and Human Rights
- Environment and Public Health
- Computer Applications and Information Technology
- Business Entrepreneurship and Management
- Philosophy, Psychology and Life Skills
- Personality Development and Leadership / Integrating Mind, Body and Heart
- Indian History, Culture and Diversity
- Research Methodology
- Education and Literacy / Science and Life
- Human Resource Development Management
- One of the Foreign Languages such as German, French etc.
- Any other Course prescribed by the University from time to time
- Commodity & Stock Market
- Mathematics in Finance
B. Co-and Extra – Curricular Activities (CC & EC*)
A student shall opt for any one of the following activities in the first four semesters offered in the college.
- N.S.S / N.C.C./Rotary Activities / Rovers and Rangers
- Sports and Games / Activities related to Yoga
- A Small project work concerning the achievements of Indian in different fields
- Evolution of study groups/seminar circles on Indian thoughts and ideas
- Interaction with local communities in their neighborhood and learn about and from them
- Exploring different aspects of Indian civilizations
- Other activities such as Cultural Activities as prescribed by the University.
6. SCHEME OF EXAMINATION:
- There shall be a university examination at the end of each semester. The maximum marks for the university examination in each paper shall be 70 of the 30 marks of Internal Assessment, 20 marks shall be based on Two tests. Each test shall be of at least 01-hour duration to be held during the semester. The average of two tests shall be taken as the internal assessment marks. The remaining 10 marks of the Internal Assessment shall be based on Attendance and Skill Development Record of 05 marks each.
- The marks based on attendance shall be awarded as given below:
- 75% to 80% = 02 marks.
- 81% to 85% = 03 marks.
- 86% to 90% = 04 marks.
- 91% to 100% = 05 marks.
- Marks for skill development shall be awarded by the faculty concerned based on Skill
- Development exercises provided in the syllabus of each paper. The student is required to prepare/workout the concerned exercises in a Record Book maintained by him/her and shall submit it the faculty concerned at least 15 days before the last date of the semester.
7. MINIMUM FOR A PASS:
Candidates who have obtained a minimum of 35% marks in university examination (i.e. 25 marks out of 70 marks of theory examination) and 40% in aggregate (i.e., total of university examination and internal assessment marks) in each subject shall be eligible for a pass or exemption in that subject.