• Course Duration : 3 Years / Six Semesters
  • The three-year regular degree in Commerce (B.Com) was launched at SCC in 2005 with the inception of the College.  The course aims to nurture commerce professionals with high level of knowledge and competence to effectively contribute to the society with commitment and integrity.
  • This six semester program provides a strong foundation level understanding of the functioning of business organizations, commercial transactions and of various specialized operations such as accounting, finance and marketing by offering a comprehensive curriculum. Finance, Marketing and Human Resource Electives are offered in the fifth and the sixth semesters.
  • The students are encouraged to take up ICWAI, CA, ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) SAP (Systems Applications and Products) programs during the course. Classes are organized in the campus for these programs.
  • Eligibility: 10+2 / Pre-University Course/Equivalent (During admissions, the College fixes minimum cut off marks from the qualifying examination).

Objective of the course

1. To develop skills and knowledge on a sound foundation of commercial activities in today’s world.

2. To develop analytical skills and knowledge pertaining to practical accounting system.

3. To enhance good business communication skills to further activities in the growing world of opportunity to access markets.

4. To prepare students for the emerging e-commerce trends in global market.

Add on Courses Offered:

Certified Diploma in Practical Accounting (CDPA)

Certified Diploma in Banking & Finance (CDBF)

These courses are designed to enhance the knowledge of students in selected areas and acquire additional skills which would benefit them in the corporate world.

Course through Linkages with other Institutions

St. Claret College has established linkages with institutions of repute to provide job-oriented add on and supplementary course in order to improve students’ efficiency and competitiveness. The following are the courses for the commerce students:

InstitutionCourses Offered
ICAI (Institute of Cost Accounts of India), Bangalore Chapter http://icmai.in/Foundation and Intermediate Courses of ICAI
Samvit Academy http://www.samvitacademy.in/Chartered Accountancy (CA) and Company Secretary (CS)
SAP, India SAP 01 & SAP B1 (Functional and Technical)ISDC (International Skill Development Corporation) http://isdcglobal.org/
ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants)
Talentease, Bangalore http://www.talentease.com/The Headstart Advantage-U, imparting employability skills

Clubs & Associations

Business Club: The mission of Business Club at St. Claret College is to provide an informal platform for commerce students to interact and to equip them with skills and competence required for their careers. The Club provides the students a comprehensive understanding of the cultural, financial, national and international issues that affect business activities. The club regularly organizes programmes like extension lectures, seminars and industrial interactive sessions to cater to the industrial demands.

Entrepreneurship Cell:E-Cell is established to manifest the latent entrepreneurial spirit of young students. It provides a platform to students who want to set up their own business and gives opportunities to connect with successful businessmen. It organizes workshops, sessions, innovative games and competitions. E-cell also runs an E-Store on campus which provides stationary items to cater to the needs of students and faculty in the campus.

Inter-Collegiate Events

Crescensia, Commerce Fest: Inter Collegiate Commerce Fest, Crescensia, is organized by the Department of Commerce. It seeks to simulate the bearings of business environment, thereby bridging the gap between the academics and corporate world. It provides a platform for participants to unveil and apply their talents to reach new heights

ED (Entrepreneurship Development) Workshop: In order to increase awareness of entrepreneurship, foster entrepreneurship culture and motivate the students to launch their start-ups, the Entrepreneurial Cell organises one day inter-collegiate ED workshop from 2012 onwards. As the cell always strives towards creating more number of entrepreneurs in the society, it concentrates on organizing workshop and E-Talks on the concept of entrepreneurship.

Extension Activities: The Department through its E-cell organizes a number of outreach programmes. It organized sessions on ‘Business Idea Generation” and a ‘Free Computer Training Programme’ for the homemakers of the neighbourhood. It also organized a variety of competitions for the parents who participated and won prizes. The department also conducted full fledged two level ‘Basic Spoken English programme’ for the homemakers of the neighbourhood.

Placement

The Placement and Career Guidance Cell (PCGC) of SCC, with its exclusive placement officer has been able to place the students in reputed companies. The students are given rigorous coaching throughout the three years both by resources from inside and outside to face the recruitment process. Many students of the department are placed in MNC’s such as Infosys, Wipro Technologies, Tech Mahindra, Cognizant, Samsung and HPthrough PCGC every academic year.

Curriculum

SemesterPaper No.Title of the Paper
I1.1Language
I1.2English
I1.3Financial Accounting
I1.4Indian Financial System
I1.5Marketing and Services Management
I1.6Corporate Administration
I1.7Indian Constitution & Human Rights
I1.8CC & EC
II2.1Language
II2.2English
II2.3Advanced Financial Accounting
II2.4Retail Management
II2.5Banking Law and Operations
II2.6Quantitative Methods for Business I
II2.7Environment and Public Health
II2.8CC & EC
III3.1Language
III3.2English
III3.3Corporate Accounting
III3.4Financial Management
III3.5Business Ethics
III3.6Quantitative Techniques for Business II
III3.7Public Relations and Corporate Communications
III3.8Science and Society
III3.9CC & EC
IV4.1Language
IV4.2English
IV4.3Advanced Corporate Accounting
IV4.4Cost Accounting
IV4.5E- Business and Accounting
IV4.6Stock and Commodity Markets
IV4.7Principles of Event Management
IV4.8Skill Development Course
IV4.9CC & EC
V5.1Entrepreneurship Development
V5.2International Business
V5.3Income Tax- I
V5.4Cost Management
V5.5Elective Paper – I
V5.6Elective Paper – II
VI6.1Legal Environment of Business/ Business Regulations
VI6.2Principles of Auditing
VI6.3Income Tax – II
VI6.4Management Accounting
VI6.5Elective Paper – III
VI6.6Elective Paper – IV