Bachelor of Commerce in Corporate Accounting

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours / Honours with Research) with Global Qualification

Corporate Accounting Integrated with Certified Management Accountant (US CMA)


The minimum qualification required to apply is a pass in the 10+2 examination in Science or Commerce from PUC / ISC / CBSE or an equivalent board. A course recognised as equivalent thereto by the University.


The Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree programme, integrated with the U.S. CMA, combines foundational commerce principles with specialised expertise in management accounting and financial strategy, aligning with global standards. The curriculum aims to provide students with a career path in management accounting and financial analysis, by emphasising the use of quantitative thinking and problem solving.

It is the first such investment banking programme to be incorporated by CMA, U.S. and CFA USA Investment Foundation. In preparing them for roles of analysts, fund managers and bankers in the global business environment, it aims to develop students' understanding of finance, literary know-how as well as research methods.

In the first five semesters of this B. Com in Corporate Accounting and Investment Banking programme, which is supported by IMI, Wiley & Miles Education, all twelve core competencies are integrated into U.S. CMA. The students will receive the two CMA exams, which give them a competitive edge for placements with MNCs. During the 4th, 5th, and 6th semesters of B. Com – Corporate Accounting, students study subjects related to the U.S. CPA. In the 5th and 6th semesters of B. Com – Investment Banking, subjects related to CFA Level 1 – Investment Foundation are covered.

In its fourth year, the B. Com Honours course offers specialised knowledge and skills in a given field to enhance professional competencies. The programme is focused on research, analytics and technologies in the field to build theory and practical understanding. It promotes a business mindset, nurtures practical skills and gives students an edge in the dynamic job market.


3 years Degree programme

4 years Honours / Honours with Research programme


Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours / Honours with Research) in Accounting and Finance

No. of Credits

120 minimum and as specified

160 minimum and as specified


PUC or (+2) or 12th or any equivalent degree

For Honours with Research, minimum GPA eligibility will apply

Program code: 002C
Course code : 2C03
Course Commencement : July 2024

Study Campus

School of Commerce
# 44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bangalore - 5600 69

P : + 91 80 46501738
P : + 91 80 46650100

Admissions Office

JAIN Knowledge Campus
# 44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bangalore - 560069

P : + 91 7899759344
P : + 91 7899090958

Curriculum Structure
  • Language – I
  • English – 1
  • Fundamentals Of Financial Accounting*
  • Strategic Planning & Performance*
  • Business Economics*
  • Trends In Commerce
  • Fundamentals Of Trading In Stocks And Currencies
  • Mmhv – I
  • Research And Entrepreneurship Project
  • Language – II
  • English – II
  • Financial Control*
  • People Management
  • Research Methodology
  • Doing Business In India
  • Mmhv – II
  • Project / Dissertation
  • Income Tax & Planning
  • Financial Reporting*
  • Quantitative Techniques
  • Contemporary Marketing
  • Financial Statement Analysis / Business Documentation And Legalities
  • Environmental Studies
  • Open Elective
  • Research And Entrepreneurship Project
  • Financial Decision Making –I*
  • Advanced Financial Accounting & Reporting –I*
  • Audit & Attestation*
  • Investment Industry*
  • Investment Inputs & Tools*
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • E-Filing And Returns
  • Indian Constitution
  • Open Elective
  • Project / Dissertation
  • International Business Environment & Concepts
  • Financial Decision Making -Ii*
  • Accounting For Special Transactions*
  • Global Taxation*
  • Investment Instruments*
  • Investment Management*
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • Managing Digital Platforms /Co-Curricular & Extension Activities
  • Open Elective
  • Research And Entrepreneurship Project
  • Business Taxation
  • Advanced Financial Accounting And Reporting – II*
  • Mergers & Acquisitions*
  • Investment Industry And Control*
  • Corporate Valuation*
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • Project / Dissertation
  • Open Elective
Course Highlights


Integrated B.Com Accounting Programme: B. Com Integrated with U.S. CMA, aligning commerce principles with management accounting and global financial strategy. Focuses on the most important topics, including cost management and strategy decision-making by U.S.CMA standards.

Practical Skills Emphasis: The combination of academic courses and CMA accreditation ensures students are equipped with theoretical knowledge and practical skills to be successful. Emphasis on analytical skills and preparation of students for the analysis of financial data by U.S. accounting standards.

Global Recognition and Innovation: The expertise in management accounting and compliance with U.S. financial regulations is guaranteed by global recognition through the certification of USCMA. The real-world application of financial skills is provided by innovative courses such as investment banking integrated with the CMA, USA, and the CFA USA Investment Foundation.

B.Com (Hons) specialisation: Bachelor of Commerce Corporate Accounting Honours degree in the fourth year focuses on enhancing professional competence, integrating technology, and improving research and analytical skills in the field of informed decision-making in a dynamic professional environment.


Career Enhancement Programs


A holistic initiative by JAIN (Deemed-to-be University), aimed at empowering students with vital skills for career advancement. This Bachelor of Commerce course strategically addresses the disparity between existing skills and the dynamic job market, promoting a culture of ongoing learning and development. The initiative includes college resources suited for Corporate Accounting aimed at boosting students' skills and preparing them for the professional world. Key components of the initiative comprise

Comprehensive Skills Development: Integrated workshops led by industry experts, covering technical proficiencies, project management, and emerging technologies, focusing on practical application in B.Com accounting on a corporate level.

Holistic Soft Skills Training: Emphasis on communication, interpersonal skills, leadership, problem-solving, effective networking, conflict resolution, and time management through targeted workshops.

Real-world exposure and networking: Industry immersion facilitated by visits, guest lectures or professional interactions, promoting connections with industry leaders and fellow professionals in support of an expanded professional network for B.Com accounting on a corporate level.

Practical Internship Experience: Invaluable hands-on experience providing networking opportunities and practical insights into chosen fields, enhancing overall professional development.

Alumni-Driven Career Enhancement: Leveraging alumni connections for networking events, mentorship, and informational interviews to support career growth and development.

Career guidance and empowerment: Enabling students to make informed career choices and adapt to the market's demands by offering individual career advice, mapping programmes or certification courses in combination with resources for training.

Career Outcomes


Exploring Opportunities after Bachelor of Commerce in Corporate Accounting and CMA

  • Apply relevant B.Com Corporate Accounting knowledge and skills in employment and entrepreneurship.
  • Use analytical reasoning to make business decisions that are based on data in different situations. 
  • Showcase efficient communication in trade and commercial activities aligning with the comprehensive curriculum of the Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree.
  • Understand business operations to embrace emerging technologies and  IT tools.
  • Demonstrate ethical commitment, lifelong learning and advanced competence in self-directed learning for personal and professional growth.