Entering 11th is the first step of further career. It decides the path of the future
job aspects. Passing 12th also place several paths of courses before the student
to decide. The student must choose as per his knowledge and interest. When it comes
to Commerce education, developing India has great scope of career prospect as it
is considered as one of the evergreen jobs.
Students are suggested to choose to continue the study as Graduation is the minimum
educational qualification for most of the Commerce related jobs.
There are several options for Commerce students after 12th if they want to continue
in Commerce Stream. Major of them are Graduation in Commerce (B.Com.), Graduation
in Commerce with Computers (B.Com.-Computers), Graduation in Accounting and Finance
(B.A.F.), Graduation in
Financial Market (B.F.M.), Graduation in Banking and Insurance
(B.B.I.), Chartered Accountancy (CA), Company Secretary (CS) etc.
As mentioned earlier, there are several Graduation courses offered for the Commerce
B.Com. gives you the knowledge of Commerce in detailed that after Graduation you
will be eligible to join as an Accountant in any of the companies. B.Com. with the
specialization in Computers is rather helpful as the present society is totally
dependent on the computers. E-Commerce and Tally are some of the popular commerce
related computer subjects. After Graduation one can try for the Accountant job even
in corporate companies with the knowledge of Computers. Graduation in Accounting
and Finance (B.A.F.) focuses on taxation, business law, cost accounting etc. The
course is offered by few of the
Colleges of India. After Graduation, one can have
an own consultancy or work in any of the companies. Bachelor Degree in Financial
Markets (B.F.M.) helps in giving detailed knowledge of Financial Market like equity
markets, risk management, mutual funds and security etc whereas Graduation in Banking
and Insurance gives detailed knowledge of Banking and Insurance sectors. On completing
these Graduation courses, you can get the opportunities in any of the financial
The courses are offered in regular mode or distance mode or in both by many of the
colleges and Universities.
There are several other courses besides the general graduation courses for the commerce
students to reach higher positions. Chartered Accountancy (CA), Computer Secretary
(CS) and Cost & Works Accountancy (ICWA) are few of them. These courses are considered
as tougher to complete comparing with Graduation courses. Most of the students start
these courses besides 10+2 that it completes along with their Graduation. There
is a huge demand for those who complete CA, CS and ICWA. The positions and pay packages
are higher. These courses provide scope of gaining practical knowledge besides the
theoretical knowledge as the courses include practical working
Apart from these courses, there are several other Certificate, Diploma and Post
Graduate Diploma courses offered by several Universities which are either regular
or distance mode. These courses help in improving the knowledge of the particular
M.Com is the most chosen course.
M.B.A. and few other courses are
also chosen by many other as per the requirement of the career.
Commerce is being improving with the latest technologies and the requirement of
commerce literates is increasing day by day. Thus, the stream has been one of the
top streams of the present days.