Masters in Commerce (MCom) | GIFT University

Masters in Commerce (MCom)

 

Program Description:

The emerging global setting demands the business organizations to look for competent professionals, capable of responding to the market needs. The two-year program is tailored towards meeting the needs of modern and expanding business activities and undertakes those areas of business knowledge that are most sought by employers. The program offers a wide array of course and practical work that aim to enhance the student’s critical thinking, analytical reasoning and problem solving skills. Comprehensive knowledge of accounting, finance, economics, laws, and technology is backed up by real-time projects, case studies and internship. The program offers the knowledge, skills and expertise required to pursue a wide spectrum of roles as Accounting and Finance Professionals, business consultants and corporate leaders. The program serves the needs of academics as well and prepares students for research and teaching in business studies.

Program Objectives:

This degree is designed

  • to provide students, the adequate basic understanding about commerce education
  • to give appropriate exposure to the operational environment in the relevant field of study
  • to familiarize the students with modern technology and inculcate them with updated market needs through training & practical approach
  • to provide the industry the suitable and trained employees to manage their business
  • To develop a strong foundation in accounting, finance, economics and laws;
  • Generates capability to concentrate in the major field of interest;
  • Develops innovative skills to handle independent projects;
  • Widens intellectual horizon to pursue further studies in the area of specialization;
  • Detailed preparation and training for ACCA qualification;
  • The syllabus is intended to progressively widen and deepen the knowledge, skills and professional values as ACCA syllabus. ACCA has granted exemption of 4 papers (F-1 to F-4) and the syllabus not only covers all the papers of ACCA at the knowledge and skills module level but also wraps two papers of professional level. More specifically syllabus completely covers 11 papers of ACCA out of 14 papers.
  • Comprehensively covers 11 papers out of 20 papers for CA program.
  • Comprehensive preparation of 14 papers out of 21 papers for CMA program.
  • Complete coverage of PIPFA program.

Career Prospects:

  • Degree of commerce is one of those degrees which can be used for a wider interdisciplinary branches including Accountancy, Business Administration, E-Commerce, Finance, Economics and Marketing etc. with an introduction of CPEC, Pakistan economy is growing very rapidly and becoming very attractive in terms of investment. The commerce graduates are equally needed for own business setups as well as talented professionals, who can contribute towards the growth of the economy. They are fully competent to become a company secretory in Public sector Companies with very smart package. They can also opt a field of income tax petitioner after getting another degree of LLB.
  • Along with Law, these commerce graduates have also opportunities to get admission in MBA, CA, ACCA, CIMA, ACMA, CFA, MPhil Economics, and MPhil in Management Sciences for further enhancement in their employability.

Admissions Eligibility Criteria:

The University welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed their 14 years of education. The more specific criteria follow:-

  1. Graduation either in Commerce or Business administration
  2. BSc / BA either in Math, Stat or Economics
  3. Any other grade 14 degree approved by the HEC.
  4. Merit will be determined according to the following formula: Intermediate 20%, Bachelor Degree 40%, Test 25 %, Interview 15 %

Program Structure MPhil Economics

Structure

No of Courses

Cr Hrs

Program Core

16

48

Elective

5

15

Social Integration Program

 

3

Corporate Internship

 

3

PDP

 

1

Total

 

70

 

 

 

COURSES OFFERED

Course Code

Course Title 

Credit Hours

Program Core- 12 Cr. Hrs
ECO-701         Advance Microeconomic Analysis
ECO-702         Advance Macroeconomic Analysis
ECO- 703        Applied Econometrics
ECO- 704        Research Methods

Electives- 18 Cr Hrs

  • Applied Time Series Analysis
  • International Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • International Labor Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Institutional Economics
  • Migration Economics
  • Urban Economics
  • Economics of Inequalities
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Public Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Recourse Economics
  • Advance Economic Theory
  • International Finance
  • International Trade
  • Industrial Economics
  • Investment Analysis
  • Public Finance
  • Islamic Economics     

Dissertation 6 Cr. Hrs

MPhil/MS Economics (Common) 1st Year Tentative Study Plan

 

   

 

Semester I

 

Semester II

 

Advance Microeconomic Analysis

3

Advance Macroeconomic Analysis

3

Research Methods

3

Applied Econometrics

3

Elective I

3

Elective II

3

 

 

9

 

9

MPhil Economics 2nd Year Tentative Study Plan

Semester III

 

Semester IV

 

Elective III

3

Thesis

6

Elective IV

3

   

Thesis (will be evaluated by the end of fourth semester)

     

 

6

 

6

MS Economics 2nd Year Tentative Study Plan

 

   

 

Semester III

 

Semester IV

 

Elective III

3

Elective V

3

Elective IV

3

Elective VI

3

       

 

6

 

6

Minimum Eligibility:

  The University welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed their 14 years of education. The more specific criteria follow:-

  1. Graduation either in Commerce or Business administration
  2. BSc / BA either in Math, Stat or Economics
  3. Any other grade 14 degree approved by the HEC.
  4. Merit will be determined according to the following formula: Intermediate 20%, Bachelor Degree 40%, Test 25 %, Interview 15 %

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.
Duration (Years) 2
No. of Regular Semesters 4
Credit Hour Fee 8,500
Total Credit Hour 30
Total Program Fee 298500**
Semester Fee 76,500
Registration 6,500
Total Semester Fee 83000
1st Semester Credit Hours 9

 

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