B.Com Honours

B.Com Honours

Entry Year

2021

Qualification

B.Com.
(APPLICATIONS CLOSED)

Duration

3 years

Overview

B COM HONOURS - STRATEGIC FINANCE (ACCREDITED TO CMA) (STARTED IN 2018-19)

ESSENCE OF THE PROGRAMME

B.Com Honours – Strategic Finance is an undergraduate program in Commerce integrated in association with Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), USA, Wiley and Miles Education, which is a globally recognised program.

The program comprises of papers offered by Mount Carmel College along with papers integrated with CMA. The program entails a student completing the CMA qualification alongside their B.ComHonours from MCC. The core papers will be taught by experienced professionals who are CMA qualified. The methodology used in the program builds a platform for the students to apply their analytical skills through application and reasoning. The program sets a platform for the students to apply the theoretical concepts practically through a series of case studies. The course sets out on a vast expanse of knowledge and rigor, to make students industry ready.

The US CMA has been integrated into the college curriculum such that students will cover all the 12 core competencies covered on US CMA in first four semesters. Thereafter, in Fifth Semester, students are expected to additionally appear for and pass the Two CMA exams.

  • Part 1 – Financial Planning, Performance & Analytics.
  • Part 2 – Strategic Financial Management.

Thereafter, when students appear for placements with MNC’s in early sixth semester, they will stand apart as a graduate who’s an IMA member and has cleared the globally – recognised CMA exams.

The B.Com Honours – Strategic Finance course is challenging and yet very rewarding to students with high career aspirations, since it’s a globally recognised course.

DEAN OF COMMERCE

PROF. V N RAGHU
M.COM, MPHIL.

HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT

MS. ARUNA BHASKAR
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, M.COM, FCMA, SLET

CO ORDINATOR

Ms. RAJANI H PILLAI
Assistant Professor, M.COM, PGDHRM, M.PHIL, MBA

Vision

The Department of Commerce envisions imparting holistic education to women as individuals to empower them to take up responsible positions in life.
The programmes aim to mould the character, leadership qualities, ethical values and social responsibility among commerce students while also imparting skills required for integrating into the society and acting as change agents.

Mission

Through the program, we strive to inculcate Empathy, Emotional Stability and Financial Independence in our students apart from gaining a grasp over the episteme of Commerce in Honours.

OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE

  • The main objective of the program is to cater to commerce aspirants who desire to build their professional competence on a higher plateau with specialised knowledge in the field of Business and Commerce.
  • The program enables the students to build analytical skills through application and reasoning through pedagogy of extensive case analysis and assignment exercises.
  • Achieving the CMA demonstrates professional expertise in financial planning, analysis, control, decision support, and professional ethics – skills that are in demand by organisation around the world.
  • This programme aims to make develop strong knowledge base in Management Accounting and Financial Management which help them to establish a career in this industry.
  • Study for and clear the US CMA exams even before you complete your graduation.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE COURSE

  • International Credibility – Globally recognised qualification.
  • Strong Knowledge Base in Management Accounting and Financial Management.
  • Dual qualification of completion of B.Com papers with CMA Papers.
  • Additional qualification can be obtained.
  • Industry relevant papers.
  • Provides skills and knowledge relevant to any business.
  • Strong focus on professional values, ethics and governance.
  • Students have flexibility in taking up CMA papers after compulsion of 4th
  • International career opportunities in the field of finance, banking, wealth management companies and government services.
  • Professional qualified faculty to teach CMA papers on campus
  • Case study-based examination.
  • Guess lectures organised every month by CMA qualified professionals.
  • Develops Leadership skills, international perspective and elite professional network.

Program Specifications

ELIGIBILITY

Students who have completed Two Years Pre-University Course of Karnataka or Equivalent thereto are eligible to seek Admission to B. Com HonoursDegree Course. PU students must have done at least two of the Commerce Subjects at the PU Level.

DURATION OF THE COURSE

The course of study for B.Com Honours – Strategic Finance degree shall extend over a period of three academic years consisting of six semesters.

MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION

The medium of Instruction and Examination shall be in English.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

With a comprehensive course structure, the students of this program have extensive job opportunities in the field of Accounting, Finance, Governance, Insurance, Taxation, Risk Management, and Wealth Management and can exercise roles of a Finance and Accounting Managers within companies, Budgeting Managers, Investment Manager, Costing Manger, Payable Manager or Receivable Manager, Portfolio/Fund Manager, Financial Controllers, Treasurer, Chief Finance Officer. CMAs are the people who make daily decisions within the companies for its survival and growth opportunities in India for CMAs are with MNCs including Banks & Financial Services, Consulting, IT, Retail, Pharma, Manufacturing etc.

Students aspiring higher education after B.Com have vast avenues for pursuing their Masters in the field of Accounting, Auditing, Finance, Taxation and Investment Management across the Globe.

DRESS CODE

The students are expected to conform to the dress code specified by the college management. B. Com Honours students have to wear a Blazer every day and must be in their formal uniform for all formal occasions and whenever they represent the college. Students will carry their Identity Cards at all times.

COURSE MATRIX (BATCH 2021-22)

SEMESTER – I SEMESTER – II
Language

General English

Financial Accounting

Management And Behavioural Process

Quantitative Analysis – I

Managerial Economics

Financial Planning & Performance – CMA- 1A

Value Education

Indian Constitution

Language

General English

Advanced Accounting

Human Resource Management

Quantitative Analysis – II

Marketing Management

Financial Analytics & Control – CMA – 1B

Value Education

Environmental Science

 

SEMESTER – III SEMESTER – IV
Business Communication & Soft Skills

Corporate Law & Governance

Corporate Accounting & Auditing I

Financial Markets & Services

Banking Law& Practice

International Financial Reporting – CMA – 1C

Strategic Financial Management – I – CMA – 2A

IDC

Advanced Excel & Tally

Business Policy & Strategic Management

Business Law

Entrepreneurship & New Venture Creation

International Business Environment

Corporate Accounting & Auditing II

Strategic Financial Management – II – CMA – 2B

SEC

 

SEMESTER – V SEMESTER – VI
Taxation I

Business Analytics

Business Research Methods

Services Marketing Management

Retail Management & E-Business

Special Accounts

International Auditing- CPA-Non-CMA

Research Project: To be Executed in

V semester Vacation

Value Education

Taxation II

Operations Research

Strategic Human Resource Management

Employee Relations and Labour Laws

Investment & Portfolio Management

International Finance & Forex Management

Research Project Evaluation and Viva Voce

Value Education

 

FOOT NOTE:

The above matrix is subjected to changes based on the recommendations of Board of Studies.

Overview

Overview

B COM HONOURS - STRATEGIC FINANCE (ACCREDITED TO CMA) (STARTED IN 2018-19)

ESSENCE OF THE PROGRAMME

B.Com Honours – Strategic Finance is an undergraduate program in Commerce integrated in association with Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), USA, Wiley and Miles Education, which is a globally recognised program.

The program comprises of papers offered by Mount Carmel College along with papers integrated with CMA. The program entails a student completing the CMA qualification alongside their B.ComHonours from MCC. The core papers will be taught by experienced professionals who are CMA qualified. The methodology used in the program builds a platform for the students to apply their analytical skills through application and reasoning. The program sets a platform for the students to apply the theoretical concepts practically through a series of case studies. The course sets out on a vast expanse of knowledge and rigor, to make students industry ready.

The US CMA has been integrated into the college curriculum such that students will cover all the 12 core competencies covered on US CMA in first four semesters. Thereafter, in Fifth Semester, students are expected to additionally appear for and pass the Two CMA exams.

  • Part 1 – Financial Planning, Performance & Analytics.
  • Part 2 – Strategic Financial Management.

Thereafter, when students appear for placements with MNC’s in early sixth semester, they will stand apart as a graduate who’s an IMA member and has cleared the globally – recognised CMA exams.

The B.Com Honours – Strategic Finance course is challenging and yet very rewarding to students with high career aspirations, since it’s a globally recognised course.

DEAN OF COMMERCE

PROF. V N RAGHU
M.COM, MPHIL.

HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT

MS. ARUNA BHASKAR
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, M.COM, FCMA, SLET

CO ORDINATOR

Ms. RAJANI H PILLAI
Assistant Professor, M.COM, PGDHRM, M.PHIL, MBA

Vision

The Department of Commerce envisions imparting holistic education to women as individuals to empower them to take up responsible positions in life.
The programmes aim to mould the character, leadership qualities, ethical values and social responsibility among commerce students while also imparting skills required for integrating into the society and acting as change agents.

Mission

Through the program, we strive to inculcate Empathy, Emotional Stability and Financial Independence in our students apart from gaining a grasp over the episteme of Commerce in Honours.

OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE

  • The main objective of the program is to cater to commerce aspirants who desire to build their professional competence on a higher plateau with specialised knowledge in the field of Business and Commerce.
  • The program enables the students to build analytical skills through application and reasoning through pedagogy of extensive case analysis and assignment exercises.
  • Achieving the CMA demonstrates professional expertise in financial planning, analysis, control, decision support, and professional ethics – skills that are in demand by organisation around the world.
  • This programme aims to make develop strong knowledge base in Management Accounting and Financial Management which help them to establish a career in this industry.
  • Study for and clear the US CMA exams even before you complete your graduation.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE COURSE

  • International Credibility – Globally recognised qualification.
  • Strong Knowledge Base in Management Accounting and Financial Management.
  • Dual qualification of completion of B.Com papers with CMA Papers.
  • Additional qualification can be obtained.
  • Industry relevant papers.
  • Provides skills and knowledge relevant to any business.
  • Strong focus on professional values, ethics and governance.
  • Students have flexibility in taking up CMA papers after compulsion of 4th
  • International career opportunities in the field of finance, banking, wealth management companies and government services.
  • Professional qualified faculty to teach CMA papers on campus
  • Case study-based examination.
  • Guess lectures organised every month by CMA qualified professionals.
  • Develops Leadership skills, international perspective and elite professional network.
Program Specifications

Program Specifications

ELIGIBILITY

Students who have completed Two Years Pre-University Course of Karnataka or Equivalent thereto are eligible to seek Admission to B. Com HonoursDegree Course. PU students must have done at least two of the Commerce Subjects at the PU Level.

DURATION OF THE COURSE

The course of study for B.Com Honours – Strategic Finance degree shall extend over a period of three academic years consisting of six semesters.

MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION

The medium of Instruction and Examination shall be in English.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

With a comprehensive course structure, the students of this program have extensive job opportunities in the field of Accounting, Finance, Governance, Insurance, Taxation, Risk Management, and Wealth Management and can exercise roles of a Finance and Accounting Managers within companies, Budgeting Managers, Investment Manager, Costing Manger, Payable Manager or Receivable Manager, Portfolio/Fund Manager, Financial Controllers, Treasurer, Chief Finance Officer. CMAs are the people who make daily decisions within the companies for its survival and growth opportunities in India for CMAs are with MNCs including Banks & Financial Services, Consulting, IT, Retail, Pharma, Manufacturing etc.

Students aspiring higher education after B.Com have vast avenues for pursuing their Masters in the field of Accounting, Auditing, Finance, Taxation and Investment Management across the Globe.

DRESS CODE

The students are expected to conform to the dress code specified by the college management. B. Com Honours students have to wear a Blazer every day and must be in their formal uniform for all formal occasions and whenever they represent the college. Students will carry their Identity Cards at all times.

Syllabus

COURSE MATRIX (BATCH 2021-22)

SEMESTER – I SEMESTER – II
Language

General English

Financial Accounting

Management And Behavioural Process

Quantitative Analysis – I

Managerial Economics

Financial Planning & Performance – CMA- 1A

Value Education

Indian Constitution

Language

General English

Advanced Accounting

Human Resource Management

Quantitative Analysis – II

Marketing Management

Financial Analytics & Control – CMA – 1B

Value Education

Environmental Science

 

SEMESTER – III SEMESTER – IV
Business Communication & Soft Skills

Corporate Law & Governance

Corporate Accounting & Auditing I

Financial Markets & Services

Banking Law& Practice

International Financial Reporting – CMA – 1C

Strategic Financial Management – I – CMA – 2A

IDC

Advanced Excel & Tally

Business Policy & Strategic Management

Business Law

Entrepreneurship & New Venture Creation

International Business Environment

Corporate Accounting & Auditing II

Strategic Financial Management – II – CMA – 2B

SEC

 

SEMESTER – V SEMESTER – VI
Taxation I

Business Analytics

Business Research Methods

Services Marketing Management

Retail Management & E-Business

Special Accounts

International Auditing- CPA-Non-CMA

Research Project: To be Executed in

V semester Vacation

Value Education

Taxation II

Operations Research

Strategic Human Resource Management

Employee Relations and Labour Laws

Investment & Portfolio Management

International Finance & Forex Management

Research Project Evaluation and Viva Voce

Value Education

 

FOOT NOTE:

The above matrix is subjected to changes based on the recommendations of Board of Studies.