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

International Finance and Accounting Integrated with Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA - UK)


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.


To provide students with a comprehensive understanding of business and finance, the Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree programme with the ACCA programme brings together core business principles with a globally recognised ACCA qualification. This combination equips students with the skills and accreditation needed for successful careers in accounting and related fields on a global scale. Through a balanced blend of academic qualifications and ACCA accreditation, this programme aims to promote Critical Thinking, Problem Solving as well and Financial Management. Exemptions shall be given to students for the first 9 out of 13 ACCA papers and, to acquire a career qualification, they are required to finish all four outside examination papers.

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 International Finance and Accounting 

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

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 : 2C04
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
  • English – 1
  • Language – 1
  • Financial Accounting*
  • Business & Technology *
  • Management Accounting*
  • Fundamentals Of Trading In Stock And Currencies
  • Trends In Commerce
  • Mmhv – I
  • English – II
  • Language – 11
  • Performance Management*
  • People Management
  • Research Methodology
  • Doing Business In India
  • MMHV – II
  • Project / Dissertation
  • Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Business Law*
  • Quantitative Techniques
  • Contemporary Marketing
  • Financial Statement Analysis / Business Documentation And Legalities
  • Environmental Studies
  • Open Elective
  • Research And Entrepreneurship Project
  • Taxation
  • Strategic Business Leadership*
  • Financial Management*
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • Indian Constitution
  • Open Elective
  • Project / Dissertation
  • E – Filing & Returns
  • Banking Insurance Operations
  • Audit And Assurance*
  • Strategic Business Reporting*
  • Advanced Performance Management*
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • Open Elective
  • Managing Digital Platforms /Co-Curricular & Extension Activities
  • Research And Entrepreneurship Project
  • Business Taxation*
  • Advanced Financial Management*
  • Advanced Audit & Assurance*
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • Marketing / Entrepreneurship / HR
  • Open Elective
  • Project / Dissertation
Course Highlights


B. Com degree with ACCA Integration: For 9 out of the 13 ACCA papers, students are granted an exemption. For professional qualifications, complete the 4 other papers from outside.

B.Com with ACCA Integration: The Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree course offered by the colleges in Bangalore integrates principles of trade with internationally recognised qualifications in the field of accreditation. Theoretical knowledge and practical applications are linked.

ACCA's global impact: Supported by 109 years of experience and 8,500 approved employers, the organisation operates in 173 countries with 162,000 members and 428,000 students.

Strategic focus: To prepare students to face the challenges of today's changing professional landscape, aligned with a Bachelor of Commerce in Chartered Accountancy, by developing research, analysis and technology integration into business activities.

Specialised B.Com (Hons) year: Fourth year dedicated to specialised knowledge in the field of professional competence, fostering an entrepreneurial mindset.

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 International Financing and 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.

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 in accounting and commerce.

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 International Finance and Accounting

  • Apply relevant B.Com accounting knowledge and skills in the area of 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.