Master of Commerce – M.Com Course Details

Master of Commerce is popularly known as M.com course is a postgraduate programme which is mostly done by students after their graduation in Commerce. The Master of Commerce typically requires two years of full-time study. The syllabus is usually concentrated on one subject area such as accounting, business management, corporate governance, finance, human resource management, actuarial science, economics, statistics and marketing or supply chain management. M.Com degree serves as a basis for further advanced studies in areas such as Ph.D. and M.Phil degree in Commerce. Students have the opportunity to select their specialized subject in the final year in any one field of commerce such as taxation, Statistic, Marketing, Banking, Accounting & Finance and Insurance etc. Study of M.Com degree will help the students to know in depth about commerce, management and economics as a whole.

M.com Course Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are eligible for the examination only if they satisfy following condition:

  • Applicant should have passed their graduation from Commerce stream.
  • Applicants must be passing from courses such as from B.com or any other semester base course like BMS, BBI, BAF, BFM or any other equivalent examination from a recognized university to apply for the admission.

  • Applicants must score at least 50 % or more aggregate marks in their graduation as per the requirement of many colleges to apply for the admission.

M.Com Course Syllabus

Semester I

  • Business Environment
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Managerial Economics
  • Organization Behavior
  • Statistics for Decision Making

Semester II

  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Corporate Reporting Practices
  • Information Technology and Business
  • Insurance
  • Management Thought, Process and Practice
  • Marketing Management and Policy
  • NGO Management
  • Open (Three courses to be offered)
  • Service Management
  • Tax Planning and Management

Master of Commerce

Semester III

  • Business Survey and Research
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Markets and Instruments
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Industrial relation
  • Management of Small Enterprise
  • Marketing Research
  • Open (Three courses to be offered)
  • Organizational Development and Change

Semester IV

  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Project Planning & Control
  • Security Analysis & Portfolio Management
  • Strategic Management

M.Com Elective Papers

  • Banking & Finance
  • Commercial Bank Management
  • Entrepreneurial Management
  • Financial Bank Management
  • Financial Markets
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Finance
  • Investment Management
  • Research Methodology in Commerce

M.Com Specializations

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

Optional Group: Marketing

  • Advertising and Sales Management
  • Consumer Behavior and Marketing Research

Optional Group: International Marketing

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

Optional Group: Statistics

  • Quantitative Techniques and Research Methodology

Top M.com Colleges in Mumbai

  • DTSS College of Commerce
  • R. College of Commerce & Economics
  • P.B. Hinduja Commerce College
  • G. Acharya & D.K. Marathe College of Arts Science & Commerce
  • Nagindas Khandwala College of Commerce & Arts
  • Rizvi College Of Arts, Science & Commerce
  • Royal College of Arts, Science & Commerce
  • K. Somaiya College of Arts, Science & Commerce
  • Sandish Vidyalaya & Junior College
  • Shri M.D. Shah Mahila College of Art & Communication
  • Siva Swamy College of Commerce & Science
  • Sree Narayan Mandira Samiti’s Commerce College
  • Sri D.J. Doshi Gurukul College of Commerce
  • University of Mumbai
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  1. can you tell me where i can get the syllabus of M COM ( Management) of the Institute of Distance and Open Learning ( mumbai University) of 1995-98??

  2. while filling up exam forms there is one option of M.Com CBGS. do i need to choose that for filling exam forms for M.com business management?

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