Master of Commerce is a postgraduate Masters Degree focusing on commerce, management- and economics-related subjects. The Master of Commerce typically requires two years of full-time study.

The curriculum is usually concentrated on one subject area: such as accounting, actuarial science, business management, corporate governance, human resource management, economics, statistics, finance or marketing and emphasizes underlying theory. The program usually includes a thesis component and may be exclusively research based. The course serves the needs of academics as well and prepares students for research and teaching in business studies.

Eligibility: 50% aggregate in PU/+2 in any discipline or its equivalent or 3-year Polytechnic Diploma

Programme Duration: 2 years (4 Semesters)

Curriculum and Syllabus

UG General Subjects  Curriculum  Syllabus

Semester I Semester II Semester III Semester IV
Advanced Corporate Accounting Accounting for Managerial Decisions Advanced Financial Management Elective II
Business Correspondence Corporate Income Tax Small Business and Entrepreneurship Elective III
Research Methodology Financial Markets and Services Security Analysis and Portfolio Management Projetc
Economic Analysis for Managers Insurance Management Project Appraisal and Financial Planning
Applied Statistics Strategic Management Enterprise Resource Planning and MIS
Office Automation Lab Corporate Laws Elective I
Analysis using Statistical Tools Lab. Advanced Tally Lab Live-in-Lab.# / Open Elective*
Cultural Education Life Skills
Information Systems Lab
Amrita Values Programme


Financial Derivatives International Financial Management Merchant Banking and Commercial Banking Personal Financial Planning
Business Skill Development Integrated Marketing Promotion and Communication Marketing using WEB Mergers and Acquisitions
Retail Management Cyber Laws Supply Chain Management and Logistics Database Management Services
Enterprise Management Applied Econometrics    

* One Open Elective course is to be taken by each student, in the third semester, from the list of Open Electives offered by the School.

# Students undertaking and registering for a Live-in-Lab project, can be exempted from registering for an Open Elective course in the fifth semester.

Electives listed above are only indicative. Actual Offering will depend on the number of students registering for the courses and availability of faculty.
School Administration reserves the right to modify the subjects / curriculum / detailed syllabus as per the topical needs or changes in trends of the academic stream or industry requirements.
* One of the electives can be a Live-in-labs project done over a period of two semesters.

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Postgraduate (PG)
School of Arts and Sciences