The main objective of the programme is to inculcate knowledge, skills and attitude amongst the learners to meet the challenges of various dimensions of business and commerce.
The programme focuses on the development of skills in the commerce domain areas and facilitates the employ ability as well as self-employ ability of the learners.
The programme aims at providing commerce education to the large number of learners located at different parts of the country including the far-flung areas and selected abroad centres. Commerce education is provided to the masses as well as the disadvantagedandmarginal groups of the society.
The multimedia and interactive teaching-learning system provides opportunity to acquire education at the door step, flexible time and space of the learner. Accessibility and flexibility are very important features of the programme which provide opportunity to large number of heterogeneous groups to acquire education through open and distance mode.
The programme aims at the development of analytical skills, financial and accounting skills as well as managerial skills.
The University follows the credit system for offering all its programmes. One credit is equal to 30 hours of learners study time. To earn Bachelor‘s Degree, a learner has to earn 132 credits in minimum six semesters (three years) with 22 credits per semester. For earning 132 credits, a student has to study all the courses from the following categories of courses: a) Core Courses (CC) b) Discipline Specific Electives (DSE) c) Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses (AECC) d) Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC) e) Generic Electives (GE)
LIST OF IGNOU COURSES FOR BCOMG CORE COURSES
Title of the Course
No. of Credits
Business Organization and Management
Business Mathematics and Statistics
Income Tax Law and Practice
In each Semester, the students have to study 4 courses in all from different categories of courses. While the courses under CC, DSE and GE Categories are of 6 credits each, the courses under AEC and SEC are of 4 credits each. The study loain each semester will come out to 22 credits. The following Table presents the CODES of Courses available for study for BCom students in each semester from different categories of courses with credit load.