B.Com Syllabus & Subjects:

The syllabus pursued in the curriculum for Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] course is tabulated below. While some colleges follow curriculum with minor deviations, the majority of the syllabus structure remains the same for most colleges across India.

B.Com Syllabus - Semester 1
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 English and Business Communication
2 Interdisciplinary Psychology for Managers
3 Business Economics - I
4 Principles of Financial Accounting
5 Commercial Laws
6 Principles and Practices of Management


B.Com Syllabus - Semester 2
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 English and Business Communication
2 Interdisciplinary e-Commerce
3 Business Economics - II
4 Corporate Accounting
5 Business Laws
6 Human Resource Management
7 Environment, Road


B.Com Syllabus - Semester 3
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Interdisciplinary Issues in Indian Commerce
2 Cost Accounting
3 Company Law
4 Business Mathematics and Statistics
5 Banking and Insurance
6 Indirect Tax Laws


B.Com Syllabus - Semester 4
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Interdisciplinary Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
2 Advanced Accounting
3 Auditing and Secretarial Practice
4 Cost Management
5 Marketing Management
6 Quantitative Techniques and Methods


B.Com Syllabus - Semester 5
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Income Tax Law
2 Management Accounting
3 Indian Economy
4 Production and Operation Management
5 Entrepreneurship and Small Business
6 Financial Markets and Services


B.Com Syllabus - Semester 6
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Direct Tax Laws
2 Financial Management
3 Issues in Financial Reporting
4 Social and Business Ethics
5 Operational Research
6 Sectoral Aspects of Indian Economy

The following subjects are pursued in the Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] curriculum in most colleges throughout the nation. While there may be minor variations in the list of subjects pursued from college to college, the crux of the curriculum is maintained throughout the nation.

  1. Auditing
  2. Accounting
  3. Actuarial Science
  4. Business System Analysis
  5. Business Economics
  6. Banking
  7. Communication
  8. Computers & Management of Information Systems
  9. Decision Analysis
  10. Economics
  11. Econometrics
  12. Electronic Commerce
  13. Entrepreneurship
  14. Finance & Financial Markets
  15. Government
  16. Human Resource
  17. Industrial Psychology
  18. Information Management
  19. Insurance
  20. Labor Relations
  21. Law
  22. Logistics Management
  23. Management
  24. Management Science
  25. Marketing
  26. Mathematics
  27. Operations Management
  28. Organizational Studies
  29. Politics & Public Policy
  30. Supply chain Management
  31. Risk Management/ Financial Risk
  32. Strategic Management
  33. Statistics
  34. Taxation
  35. Transport Economics

B.Com Specialisations:

The specialisations offered in the B.Com course to aspirants are listed as under:

Sl. No. Specializations
1 B.Com: Advertising & Sales Management
2 B.Com: Computer Application
3 B.Com: Foreign Trade
4 B.Com: E-Commerce
5 B.Com: Honours
6 B.Com: Office Management
7 B.Com: Tax Procedure

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Frequently Asked Questions

Mathematics is compulsory in B.Com. The course is based on accounting and finance for which Maths is necessary.

Yes, you can opt for B.Com after pursuing Science in 12th standard. It is possible to change streams for science students.

The significant difference between B.Com and B.Com Honours lies in the fact that aspirants of B.Com Honours can opt for specializations and are taught each subject in greater detail than students of B.Com.