BCom (Hons) | GIFT University

BCom (Hons)

Career Prospects:

BCom (Hons) degree offers the best career paths for long-term employment, satisfaction, financial rewards and even international level recognition of qualifications and opportunities to work abroad. Strong focus on accounting makes the graduates highly employable in large number of sectors as accountant, internal auditor, tax examiner, stockbroker, actuarial analyst, management accountant, company secretary.

Similarly, bachelor's degree in commerce is ideal for different fields, as business, banking, investments and financial services. Typical employers include securities and commodities brokers, banks, insurance carriers, government agencies, real estate companies, and trust management.

Commerce professionals can pursue different higher degree as MBA, CA, ACCA, CIMA, ACMA, CFA, MPhil Economics and MPhil in Management Sciences after completing graduation.

 

Program Objectives:

The goals of the four-year honors degree program are:

  • To prepare the students for skill development and capacity building in the field of accounting and finance.
  • To equip them as much as possible knowledge in the relevant areas through theory and practical exposure which will enable them to perform essential accounting responsibilities and to handle the necessary financial functions.
  • To equip the students with the knowledge and skills of computer technology in accounting and finance for improved decision making.
  • To enable students to evaluate problems and innovations in accounting and finance and their impact on managerial decision making.
  • To make them able for the application of techniques and tools of accounting and finance for evaluation of costs and benefits of strategic decisions.
  • To understand the applications and effects of financial reporting standards, GAAP and ethical standards in accounting and finance.
 

Program Description:

The Faculty of Accounting and Finance has been instrumental in providing students with thorough knowledge and understanding of the principles of commerce and business.

BCom (Hons) Program encompasses rigorous training involving class presentations, case studies, field research reports and team-based learning. This unique pattern of study helps students in personality development and also prepares them to accept future challenges in the fast growing corporate world. The successful firms of the future will be those that constantly reinvent themselves. For that reason, our program inculcate in students openness to change and innovation. We take pride in delivering a program that is designed with input from area companies and infuses information technology into the curriculums.

Blending of wide-ranging business courses creates opportunities for students to pursue diverse areas of interest. Furthermore, social science and humanities courses provide a context for understanding how business is interwoven with the fabric of society. True business leaders must understand how people behave, as individuals and in organizations, to develop new ventures that not only turn profit, but also add value to the community in socially responsible ways.

 

Main Features:

The program provides:

  • A recognized and accepted program.
  • Qualified faculty committed to excellence and able to relate theory with practice.
  • A curriculum that will develop communication, presentation, interpersonal and technical skills.
  • A wide variety of market –driven specialization options.
  • An environment that will provide a professional, intellectually stimulating, challenging and enjoyable experience.
 

Minimum Eligibility Criteria:

The University welcomes applications from candidates who have successfully completed up to Grade 12 schooling. The most eligible qualifications and specific criteria for admissions are follows:

  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • Intermediate with Arts or General Science or Commerce.
  • Advanced Levels (A’ Levels).
  • Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.
  • Minimum 45% or equivalent marks in intermediate or equivalent qualification.
  • GIFT Comprehensive Admission Test (GCAT) or relevant level NTS test may also be applicable for admissions.
  • The candidates having 14 years graduation in business or Commerce and securing minimum 45% marks (in annual system) or CGPA of 2.0/4.0 (in semester system) or equivalent may be admitted in 5th semester of the program and may avail two years exemption on the basis of their business/commerce degree. However, graduates (14 years) with non-business degree may also be bridged and admitted into program on case to case basis and may be granted exemptions based on their previous knowledge as per exemption policy.
 

Program Structure

Structure

No of Courses

Cr Hrs

University Core

5

15

Program Core

19

57

Program Electives

3

9

Other Area

12

36

Social Integration Program

 

3

Corporate Internship

 

3

Project

 

6

Total

39

129

 


 

Minimum Eligibility Criteria:

The University welcomes applications from candidates who have successfully completed up to Grade 12 schooling. The most eligible qualifications and specific criteria for admissions are follows:

  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • Intermediate with Arts or General Science or Commerce.
  • Advanced Levels (A’ Levels).
  • Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.
  • Minimum 45% or equivalent marks in intermediate or equivalent qualification.
  • GIFT Comprehensive Admission Test (GCAT) or relevant level NTS test may also be applicable for admissions.
  • The candidates having 14 years graduation in business or Commerce and securing minimum 45% marks (in annual system) or CGPA of 2.0/4.0 (in semester system) or equivalent may be admitted in 5th semester of the program and may avail two years exemption on the basis of their business/commerce degree. However, graduates (14 years) with non-business degree may also be bridged and admitted into program on case to case basis and may be granted exemptions based on their previous knowledge as per exemption policy.

Enquiries

The Admission Office at GIFT University deals with the enquiries concerning admissions. The prospective candidates are advised to consult this office during working hours of the University.

 

General Criteria to Apply

  • The candidate fulfills the eligibility conditions of the program.
  • The candidate must have earned the eligibility qualification from a recognized educational institution.
  • Good proficiency in English language.
  • The candidate has not been debarred on disciplinary grounds during his earlier educational career.
 

Admission Application

  • Applications for admissions are invited through advertisement in the media. The prospective candidates are advised to obtain the University Prospectus, Application Form and Admission Schedule from the Admissions Office. They may make queries to the officer on duty for further information.
  • Admission Application should be submitted together with all required documents within the prescribed time limit in the Student Affairs Centre Admissions Office.
  • Online Applicants can apply just by filling the required fields of Online Application Form. Their documents will be verified at the day of admissions test and interview.
  • After admission test and interview, the Admission Committee will advise the successful candidates to deposit fee and other dues in the Accounts Office within the specified time limit.
  • On payment of fee and dues, the Accounts Office will issue the Registration Number to the candidate. at least two days prior to the commencement of the semester.

 

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