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M.Com Finance and Taxation

Course Description

The two-year postgraduate program in Commerce, specialising in finance and taxation, is meticulously designed to cultivate expertise in finance, particularly in the intricate realm of taxation. Tailored to impart comprehensive knowledge, this program catalyzes students aspiring to carve a distinguished career in finance. Aligned with the dynamic demands of the business landscape, it equips graduates with a multifaceted skill set, fostering critical thinking for innovative business solutions. Through a blend of theoretical and practical subjects like advanced management accounting, corporate tax planning, and financial auditing, students gain exposure to diverse areas of finance and taxation. Additionally, the program offers various specializations such as accounting and finance, and international finance, catering to individual interests and career goals. With a wide array of career opportunities both in India and abroad, coupled with attractive salary packages and growth prospects, M.Com Finance and Taxation graduates are well-positioned for success in the dynamic field of finance and taxation.

Program Outcome

PO1 – Inculcating managerial skills and theoretical knowledge for managing business units with  a special focus on functional areas of business and management.  

PO2 – Imparting advanced accounting knowledge and skills and providing awareness regarding  the latest developments in the field of accounting.  

PO3 – Enabling learners to acquire advanced theoretical knowledge on research methods and  techniques and also developing capabilities in the application of research in solving business related problems.  

PO4 – Acquisition of expertise in specialized fields like finance, taxation, marketing,  management and information technology.  

PO5 – Development of quantitative aptitude and analytical skills of the learner.  

PO6 – Facilitating learners to pursue careers in professional areas of commerce and management  such as taxation, financial services, consultancy etc


A candidate who has passed B.Com /BBA/ BBM approved by M G University with a minimum  of 45% is eligible to pursue the M. Com Programme regularly. Relaxation in percentage is  allowed for SC/ST, OEC, SEBC and Physically challenged students as prescribed by the  University from time to time.

Course Design

The M. Com Finance and Taxation programme comprises (a) Common courses, (b) Core courses, (c) Complementary Courses, (d) Open Courses, and (e) Project. The M. Com program entails 15 compulsory core courses, 3 core electives from the frontier area of the core courses, a core project and a core viva. This structure ensures a comprehensive and diversified curriculum, allowing students to tailor their learning experience while maintaining a strong foundation in the core areas of finance and taxation.

Study Area

The M. Com Finance and Taxation course offers a comprehensive curriculum covering essential study areas. Students delve into Specialised Accounting, Advanced Corporate Accounting, and Advanced Cost and Management Accounting, gaining proficiency in accounting. The program extensively explores Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Income Tax, providing insights into financial regulations. It encompasses Securities Markets, Marketing Management, Human Resource Management, Strategic Financial Management and Research, fostering expertise in these domains. Additionally, students study International Business and Personal Finance, acquiring a well-rounded understanding of financial aspects. The curriculum ensures holistic education, equipping graduates with the knowledge and skills requisite for diverse roles in finance and taxation.

Career Opportunities

Completing an M. Com in Finance and Taxation opens up a wide array of career opportunities in diverse sectors. Here are some areas where graduates can pursue rewarding careers:

1. Tax Consultant.
2. Financial Analyst
3. Accountant
4. Auditor.
5. Investment Analyst
6. Corporate Finance.
7. Banker
8. Insurance Specialist
9. Financial Planner
10. Entrepreneur
11. Government Jobs
12. Consultant
13. Nonprofit Organizations
14. Academician
15. International Business.
16. Real Estate Finance
17. Risk Management
18. Financial Technology (FinTech)
19. Wealth Management
20. Compliance Officer

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