Career options in Commerce for students

In this article I have given emphasis to the future career prospects in the study of Commerce in high school, college and professional institution. In high school education students after passing class 10th standard will have to choose the correct stream of their interest. Now a days many students are inclined to choose career option in Commerce because of growing trend of Indian and International trades and economy.


During high school studies in class ix and x the general syllabus of study materials comprises of English, optional Language, English, Social Science and Mathematics etc.
After 10th standard the basic streams in the high school are Arts, Science and Commerce in plus 2 classes.
Students after passing successfully with good scores will have to decide the best suited stream in plus 2 standard classes in the school in view of present and future job opportunities in current domestic and foreign markets as well as scope of higher studies to enhance future career advancement.

What are the main subjects of Commerce in B.Com?

In undergraduate study in Commerce in college the following main subjects are covered in the syllabus:


•Commercial Mathematics.


•Business studies.

A sincere student in undergraduate program in Commerce study can obtain first class with honors degree with consistent efforts in this 3 year undergraduate course in Commerce.

What are the scope of higher studies in Commerce?

There are ample scope of higher studies in Commerce. Commerce students who have passed successfully with good marks in the plus 2 examinations they can pursue Bachelor Degree in Commerce in any good Government or Government affiliated college under registered and reputed Universities of India and abroad..
There are a variety of higher studies career option after successful completion of the undergraduate program B.Com such as:

•Postgraduate degree in Commerce(M.Com).
•Master of Business Management(MBA).
•Postgraduate Diploma in Management.
•Executive MBA.
•Chartered Accountancy(CA)
•Master in Management Studies(MMS)
•Master in Human Resource Development Management(MHRDM)
•Master in Marketing Management(MMM)
•Master in Retail Management (MRM).
•Master in Business Studies(MBS).
•Master in Financial Management(MFM).
•Master Program in International Business(MPIB).
•Master in Computer Application(MCA)
•Company Secretary(CS) etc.

What are the career prospects in pursuing Commerce study?

After successful completion of any one of the selected higher studies after B.Com a candidate can get job opportunities to join in many Government Department or in corporate sectors as a Management Executive, Chartered Accountant Executive, Business Development Manager, Finance Manager, Company Secretary, Human Resource Development Manager etc. with handsome salary packages. According to merit and experiences one can achieve the top most post in the organization.
Instead of taking higher studies a candidate after obtaining B.Com degree can appear in the Indian Civil Services Examinations such as IAS, IPS etc to get the most prestigious Government services in India.

Where should I get the information of top rated Commerce college in different states of India?

Through computer internet services you can search many top ranking Commerce college in India and abroad. From the website of the individual college you can find various information of colleges including performance records of pass out students of the particular college.
However, the following are the names of some top ranking Commerce colleges in India on the basis consistent performance records of alumni students in various professional fields in Government and private sectors:

•Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi.
•Symbiosis Society's College of Arts and Commerce, Pune.
•Presidency College, Chennai.
•Loyola College of Commerce, Chennai.
•St. Xavier's College, Kolkata.
•St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
•Goenka College of Commerce, Kolkata.
•St. Joseph's College, Bangalore.
•BM College of Commerce, Pune.
•Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai.


Whatever stream of study you select your perseverance will be the secret of success and step by advancement in life.


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