Commerce is presently the most chosen academic options in India and is one of the three central academic streams, the other two being humanities or arts and science. Commerce is a system or an environment that affects the business prospects of economies. It involves activities of exchange in goods & services between persons. Commerce has always been the backbone of every economy. Every transaction taking place in our day to day routine in the present world involves commerce its applications & principles.
Thus a student wanting to work in a corporate world or all those interested in the business field or have a business oriented mind may take commerce as their option, one must start itself after his/her 10th Commerce stream includes following as imp. Subjects,
- Business studies
Commerce is a very lucrative and wide scope stream for every student, it includes a large number of courses to choose from as per the interest of students regarding particular subjects or field, he intends to choose or wishes to go in, thus it can become a dream career for every student, after completing 12th from commerce stream one has large number of further courses to choose from, this may include
- Bachelor of Commerce (B. Com)
- Bachelor of Business Studies(BBS)
- Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
- Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)
- Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)
- Bachelor of Economics (B.E)
- B. Sc Statistics (B. Sc. Stats)
- Bachelor of Journalism and Multi Media (BMM)
- Bachelor of Event Management (BEM)
- Bachelor of Fashion Designing (BFD)
- Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed)
- Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed)
- Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
- Master of Commerce (M.Com)
- Master in Business Administration (MBA)
- Chartered Accountancy (CA)
- Cost & Work Accountant (CWA)
- Company Secretary (CS )
One can select any of the above career oriented courses , these are offered by different colleges at UG - Under Graduate level and PG- Post Graduate level , and courses like CA ,CS ,CWA being specialized courses are governed by ICAI( Institute of Chartered Accountant of India ),ICSI( Institute of Company Secretaries of India ) and ICWAI ( Institute of Cost and Work Accountant of India ).To get into the UG-undergraduate courses student should have cleared their 10+2 , preferably in commerce from a recognized board , where as to apply for PG – Postgraduate courses the student must have a bachelor’s degree in commerce from a recognized institution . The duration of these courses depends mostly from 2 to 5 years and there are a large number of recognized universities and colleges in India offering such as a part of their educational service to all the students across India. The fee structure of these courses may vary from college to college one wishes to pursue from be it government colleges or private colleges.
Commerce offers plenty of career opportunities spread throughout in all the fields, a commerce graduate can serve in major industries like Banking , Insurance , Investment , Accounting , Management ,Foreign Trade, auditing , and many other . The corporate world has much to offer to a commerce student, he can be placed easily in all the big companies at different post, as the demand of commerce oriented personnel’s are on urge all the time in an economy. Commerce personnel can even set their own business or even start a company. Aspirants can get career counseling easily for its detailed scope.
PLACEMENTS & SALARY
Commerce field provides or serves as the best career option as getting placed is not that difficult for the deserving candidates placement facilities are now days itself provided to students after completion of their courses in colleges and universities . There are large no. of companies searching for commerce personals and are ready to offer them an alluring salary packages.