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Christ University inviting applications for admission in various courses in Commerce B.Com, M.Com, Ph.D, M.Phil.


Christ University inviting applications for admission in various courses in Commerce like B.Com, M.Com, Ph.D, M.Phil.


Christ University is a private deemed university located in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Founded in 1969, it is managed by the priests of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), the first indigenous Syrian Catholic religious congregation in India. The college was granted deemed university status in 2008.[1]

The university offers a range of nationally and internationally recognized undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in a variety of academic disciplines including Law, Business Administration, Commerce, Management, Humanities, Sciences, and Social Sciences. In addition, it offers professional courses in a number of fields including Business Management, Computer Application, Hotel Management, Mass Communication, Social Work,Engineering and Tourism.

Christ College was recognized by the University Grants Commission of India, (UGC) on June 17, 1972. It was accredited by the NAAC, a UGC funded body, in the year 1998 and reaccredited in the year 2005. Christ College has the distinction of being the first college in the state of Karnataka to be accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), for quality education. It is currently rated an A+ institution by the NAAC and was recognized as a College with Potential for Excellence.



Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

The three-year regular degree in Commerce (B. Com) was started at Christ University in 1969. Presently, the department has about 1100 students. It aims to nurture commerce professionals with high level of knowledge and competence to effectively contribute to the society with commitment and integrity. The department is rated as first in Bangalore and fourth in the country for commerce education, as per the survey conducted by India Today (2008).

The commerce alumni of Christ University include many prominent personalities in business, management, chartered accountancy, showbiz, sports and cinema. The department offers advanced syllabi through learner-centered teaching methods such as case studies, role play, simulations, field visits and project work. Besides the regular program, the department also offers value added academic, extra-curricular and co-curricular programs.


1. To provide a strong foundation level understanding of the functioning of business organizations, commercial transactions and of various specialized operations such as accounting, finance and marketing by offering a comprehensive curriculum.
2. To develop necessary professional knowledge and skills in Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Taxation, Export-Import management etc. by adopting learner centered pedagogical practices.
3. Make every Commerce graduate eligible for professional studies such as CA, ICWA, ACS, MBA or other Masters Programs in Commerce / Management.
4. To enhance employability to be able to take up challenging job assignments in Accounting, Finance, Marketing or General Aptitude job openings.
5. To nurture the students in intellectual, personal, interpersonal and societal skills with a bent on Holistic Education.


• The three year B.Com degree program is divided into six semesters.
• It includes 35 core papers besides English & Language papers.
• Finance and Marketing Electives are offered in the fifth and the sixth semesters.
• Students are required to undertake project work during the fifth and the sixth semesters.


Regular classroom lectures shall be accompanied by any other method instructors find suitable to deliver better learning. Some suggested methods are;
a. Case Studies
b. Role Plays
c. Seminars and Presentations
d. Simulation Exercises
e. Current Affairs Sessions relevant to the topic etc.

A pass in PUC (10+2) or equivalent is the minimum eligibility for admission



Master of Commerce (M.Com)

Christ University is pleased to announce an innovative post-graduate program in Commerce offered by the Department of Commerce. The program is intended to support students who wish to pursue a professional career in academics. Choice of career in academics is less seen as a preference particularly due to its requirement to acquire higher / research qualifications to reach a position of standing and also due to existence of better paying job avenues. Nevertheless, the career is well rewarding and satisfying for those who have a liking for teaching and are inclined to stay in academics to excel in their knowledge areas.

The objective of the program is to develop teaching and research talent to create academic expertise suiting to contemporary needs of the society. There is a need to transform teaching as a profession more than a mere career to bring in the right skills, capability and attitude in the field of academics in the larger interest of sustainable education. The program aims to create faculty of quality and competence in the subject areas of Commerce & Management.

The M.Com program of Christ University is of 24 months’ duration (4 Semesters) with significant emphasis on Research. The program is career oriented in its design, course structure and teaching-learning process, as compared to traditional M.Com.The program includes value-adding modules on teaching methodology and student behavior, in addition to descriptive research oriented study modules on various subjects of Commerce & Management, with options for specialization. The curriculum is developed duly considering the desired level of knowledge exposure in the context of ever changing environment in global business. Research paper on a chosen functional area based on industry/ organizational interaction/ internship, is included to bridge the gap between theory and practice.

Number of Seats:
The Course will have an intake of 30 students.

The University may offer placement on campus as Junior Lecturer/Probationary Lecturer to students completing the program successfully, depending on the vacancy available.

Fee Concessions/Scholarship:
Fee concessions / Loan Scholarships may be allowed to deserving students, as per University rules in this regard.


Graduates who have secured 50% in the aggregate of all subjects of BCom/BBM/BBA in the University examinations are eligible to apply.

Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.) in Commerce
The M.Phil (Commerce) program is a one year program designed and well- founded for smooth transition into advanced research including doctoral level (Ph.D). The program equips the researcher to aspire for higher disciplinary and methodological competencies in research. The program is rigorous and includes four courses and a dissertation.Two primary intensive courses in the general and specific research methodologies (including functional specialization tools and techniques), and two electives from the functional specializations(Marketing, Finance & investment, Banking & insurance and Human recourses). The pedagogy includes paper presentations, research colloquia, SPSS and other tools training end term exam, case study, article critique and other media. The program provides the requisite knowledge ,skills and abilities for planning, designing, engaging and interpreting research data for problem solving and consultancy for researchers, academicians, practitioners and corporate.

A pass with 55 % marks aggregate or equivalent grade at the postgraduate level in Economics or relative disciplines from any recognized University

Important Dates for MPhil Admission 2012
Candidates seeking admission are requested to take these dates into consideration and make their travel arrangements well in advance.

Important Dates for MPhil Selection Process 2012

Date Time Particulars/Events Venue/website

January 15,  2012

00:00 Hrs Application available online and in Direct Mode

May 15, 2012

8:00 pm

Last day of submitting the application online

May 31, 2012

4:00 pm

Last date for receiving Supporting Documents

Christ University Bangalore

June 9, 2012

As per your selection process
Admit card

Entrance Test and Personal Interview

Christ University Bangalore

June 11, 2012

10:00 pm

Publishing of Final selection list


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Commerce

PhD degree program in commerce is to prepare experienced business professionals to generate use and share knowledge about teaching- learning, human development and to collaborate with others to solve critical educational and human problems in a diverse global community. The program is designed to integrate field experience and academic study through vigorous coursework and research, allowing scholars continuously apply knowledge and skill in field setting and generate practical, relevant questions for issues needing further study.

• A pass with 55% marks in post graduation and M.Phil in the relevant subject from any recognized university.

• A research proposal (Maximum 1500 words) has to be submitted along with the application.

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