Bangalore University is located in the Garden City of Bangalore aptly hailed as the “I.T. Capital of India”, was established in July 1964 as an off shoot of the University of Mysore, primarily to include institutions of higher learning located in the metropolitan city of Bangalore and the districts of Bangalore, Kolar and Tumkur, which eventually became a separate university. Initially, the two premier colleges of the city, the Central College (CC) and the University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE) formed the nucleus of Bangalore University.
Bangalore University has grown both in size and strength to include a large number of affiliated colleges, P.G. Centers with a rich diversity of programme options. In consonance with this expansion, in 1973, the University moved into a new campus named ‘Jnana Bharathi’ (JB) located on a sprawling 1100 acres of land and shifted many of its post graduate departments to this newly established campus. At present, the JB Campus houses the office of the Vice Chancellor, Registrar, Registrar (Evaluation), Finance Officer and a large number of post graduate departments, Directorates, Center of higher learning, NSS Bhavan, Outdoor Stadium and other support services. The University Law College, started in 1948 and The College of Physical Education, started in 1959 are located in the JB Campus.
The University has also established Gandhi Bhavan, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Study and Research Center, and Center for Study on Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy. Bangalore University has completed Fifty-two years of fruitful existence and has come to be hailed as one of the largest universities of Asia. Though originally intended to be a federal university, it has eventually emerged as an affiliating University. The University was first accredited in 2002 by NAAC with Five Star Status, re-accredited in the years 2008 and Nov. 2016 in 2nd and 3rd Cycles with ‘A’ Grade.
Master of Commerce
M.Com is a two years post-graduate Master’s degree that solely focuses on Commerce, Management, Accounting and Economics-related subjects. It includes a lot of thesis-based components and also has some research-based elements. It takes you a notch higher than a Bachelor degree in Commerce and helps you have a thorough knowledge of various commerce and trade practices.
This program is quite well received in the industry and has been serving the needs of managerial cadre in business and industry.
It is a specialized course which prepares an individual for a career in finance and corporate sector.
The minimum eligibility for the M.Com. course is simply possessing a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce with a minimum percentage of 50. The admission process happens through a common entrance test organised by different universities. Many universities offer direct admission on the basis of merit.
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