Master of Commerce

Accounting & Finance | M.Com.(A & F)

It is a post graduate full time 2 year programme which aims to provide the student with specialised skill sets in different fields like accounts and taxation. The Masters of Commerce in Accounting and Finance (MAF) programme’s objective is to prepare students to think critically, apply their skills sets and have an edge over students from regular graduate programmes.

Spread over 4 semesters, the programme aims to provide detailed knowledge in the subjects of corporate laws, international taxation, international economics, derivatives, etc. The courses are designed in such a way that it specifically addresses strengths and weaknesses with respect to market opportunities in the student’s major and intended field of work.

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Key Information

  • Duration
    2 Years
  • Programme Code
    ST3125
  • Course Type
    Masters
  • Mode of study
    Full time
  • Campus
    Vidyavihar - Mumbai
  • Institute

Programme objectives

  • Detailed knowledge in the field of corporate finance, financial reporting and analysis, compliance and adherence to current statues.

  • Develop critical thinking capacity to interpret various accounting general practices and use it for the process for improvement and knowledge enhancement.

  • Develop innovative thinking and problem solving skills by understanding the problem, using the relevant analytical skills and give an appropriate solution

  • Develop scientific reasoning ability with the help appropriate technology in the field of accounts, management, taxation, etc.

  • Learn to be part of a team, develop reflective thinking along with sensitivity towards group members, leading to development of leadership and team management skills.

Pedagogy

A combination of innovative teaching methods, case based learning, experiential learning, guest speakers, hands-on experience of new technology, interaction with subject experts provide the student with an ambience that help them flourish their talents in subject specific areas.

Scope

Commerce is a broad sector and there are various job options after completing the M.Com (Accounting and Finance) programme graduates can seek jobs in

  • Banks
  • Business Consultancies
  • Educational Institutes
  • Foreign Trade Centres
  • Investment Firms
  • Import Export Firms
  • Logistic Enterprises
  • Policy Planning Bodies

The course also encourages self-employment and entrepreneurship among students and inspires them to turn an emerging idea into viable start up.

Specializations Offered

  • Financial Reporting
  • Taxation Laws
  • International Taxation
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Information System Audit

Curriculum

 
 
Semester I Semester II
Core Course (CC) Core Course (CC)
Advanced Accounting Corporate Restructuring
Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate and Allied Laws
Direct Tax Indirect Tax
Elective Course – Any One (EC) Elective Course – Any One (EC)
Operations Research International Economics
Financial Derivatives Information System Audit

Graduate Attributes

  • Academic excellence
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Critical Thinking:
  • Creativity and originality
  • Engagement with the Society
  • Environmental Sensitivity
  • Leadership and team spirit
  • Professional Efficiency
  • Strong presentation & communication skills