Honours Bachelor of Commerce – As a Career Course After HSC Board /12th std

Honours Bachelor of Commerce

The Honours Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com. (Hons) or B.Comm. (Hons) or H.B.Com. or H.B.Comm.)  is an undergraduate degree in business or commerce and related subjects like principles of accounting, economic theory, micro and macroeconomics, money and banking systems,  knowledge about business, trade etc.

B.Com. (Hons) is a graduate degree program that focuses on the systematic study of the concepts of Accountancy, Business Studies, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, Finance, Banking, Law, Taxation, Marketing, Management Studies, etc.


Eligibility Criteria  for B.Com. (Hons): 

  • B.Com. (Hons) degree is qualifying 10+2 or equivalent examination in any stream from a recognized board.
  • Students  must have studied and passed in any one of the subjects – Accountancy, Business Studies, Economics or Mathematics at intermediate level

Syllabus for  B.Com. (Hons): 


First Semester

  • An Introduction to Statistics
  • Business Communication
  • Business Organisation
  • An Introduction to Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Economics
  • Business Law-I

Second Semester

  • Financial Accounting for Business
  • Business Economics
  • Business Statistics
  • Business Management
  • Business Law-II
  • Environmental Studies


Third Semester

  • Business Mathematics
  • Corporate Accounting-I
  • Cost Accounting
  • Company Law-I
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Basics of Information Technology

Fourth Semester

  • Corporate Accounting-II
  • Business Ethics
  • Company Law-II
  • Statistical Analysis using MS Excel
  • Financial Institutions & Markets
  • Auditing


Fifth Semester

  • Financial Management
  • Investment Analysis
  • Business Research Methods
  • Contemporary Issues in Commerce
  • Income Tax
  • Entrepreneurship and Small Business
  • Report on Contemporary Issues in Commerce

Sixth Semester

  • Accounting for Managers
  • Project Planning & mgt.
  • Income Tax Law & Administration
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Environment &  International Business
  • Retail Management and Sales Procedures

Top Colleges In India offering course B.Com. (Hons):

  • Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Delhi
  • Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR), New Delhi
  • Loyola College, Chennai
  • Christ University, Bangalore
  • St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
  • Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
  • Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, Pune
  • Madras Christian College
  • R.A. Podar College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai
  • H.R. College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai
  • K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai
  • Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce, Pune
  • K.P.B. Hinduja College of Commerce, Mumbai
  • Indian Institute of Management & Commerce, Hyderabad
  • Goenka College of Commerce and Business Administration, Kolkata.

 Employment Areas B.Com. (Hons):

  • Corporate Sectors
  • Marketing and Accounts Sections
  • Finance Commerce
  • Banking Sectors
  • Research Associates
  • Economic Consulting
  • Customs Department
  • Import/Export Companies

Job Types B.Com. (Hons):

  • Accounts Assistant
  • Accountant
  • Cashier/Teller
  • Finance Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Marketing Manager
  • Money Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Securities Analyst
  • Senior Accountant

B. Com is one of most opted course by students in India.

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