Application status



3 years

Study mode


Entry Requirements

Pass in 10+2 / Equivalent with minimum of 5 subjects


B.COM Bachelor of Commerce

This Programme is approved by University Grants Commission.

The B.Com (Hons) programme at GCU is one that inculcates an opportunity to specialize in a broad range of subjects ranging from accounting to economics, business studies, and management.

At Garden City University, the curriculum has been crafted to be presented to the students in a way that helps them not only gain theoretical insights but also comprehensively experience the latest industry trends.

The B.Com (Hons) programme is one that has been specially curated to help graduates be imprinted with a specialized skill set in finance, that can be applied with regards to a myriad of careers within the financial services space.

Leveraging a competitively enabled educational perspective, GCU ensures to integrate a strong foundation of fundamentals that will allow its graduates to positively impact global business decisions, as they enable their respective organizations to seamlessly elevate their standards.

GCU’s graduates are holistically equipped with co-curricular, soft skills that foster their growth within various industries as they follow their passions. Proficiency, in-depth understanding of business, risk-taking, and better decision making define the very principles of a B.Com (Hons) student at GCU.


  • Contemporary Curriculum
  • Summer internship at industry
  • Two compulsory Inter-disciplinary certificate courses
  • Centre for Social Action (CSA) related projects (Micro)
  • Mandatory Certification on Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF) courses
  • Strategic partnership with statutory bodies
  • Variety of subjects under each elective
  • Integrated curriculum with multiple specialization to enrich the learning process

Entry Requirements

Pass in 10+2 / Equivalent with minimum of five subjects.

Wherever grading system or any other system is followed for evaluating the performance of the candidate in the qualifying examination, the applicant should ensure that a certificate indicating the percentage obtained has to be submitted through the University / Board last studied. Applicants passing GCE / O / A level examination should have passed 4 + 3 or 5 + 2 subjects at the O & A level respectively.

The examination approved by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) only will be considered by the Garden City University, others who have passed the examination which is not in the AIU approved list shall obtain equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities


Fee structure for the Academic year 2023-24

Domestic / NRI Fee Structure



Course Duration

3 years

1st Instalment

INR 30,000

5 Subsequent Instalments

INR 60,000

International Fee Structure


B.Com (Hons)

Course Duration

3 years

1st Instalment

$ 500

5 Subsequent Instalments

$ 900


CAUTION DEPOSIT : Rs. 5000/- to be paid by all the students. (Rs. 3000/- will be refunded after successful completion of the course and Rs. 2000/- would be retained towards registration fees for life time Alumni Association Membership)


UG Programs: Rs.3000/-, PG Programs: Rs.3500/-, Research Programs: Rs.5500/-, Diploma Programs: Rs.3000/-, Engineering : Rs. 3500/-

Semester 1

  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Environment
  • Business Mathematics & Statistics
  • Business Economics
  • Ability Enhancement Courses
  • Environmental Studies
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Communicative English
  • Information & Communication Technology

Semester 2

  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Ability Enhancement Courses
  • Modern Indian Language
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Speaking Kannada

Semester 3

  • Corporate Accounting
  • Banking Law and Practice
  • Cost Accounting
  • Company Law & Secretarial Practice
  • Financial Reporting
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Research Methodology

Semester 4

  • Financial Management
  • Advanced Corporate Accounting
  • International Financial Reporting Standards
  • Performance Management
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Excel in excel

Semester 5

  • Management Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Income Tax Law and Practice
  • Audit and Assurance

Semester 6

  • Principles and Practice of Auditing
  • International Business Environment

Specialization Courses


  • Advanced Financial Management
  • International Financial Management
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • ERP in Finance

Accounting and Taxation

  • Advanced Accounting
  • Business Taxation
  • Goods & Service Tax
  • ERP in Accounting

Banking and Insurance

  • International Banking and Foreign Exchange Management
  • Risk & Insurance Management
  • Life and non-life insurance
  • ERP in Banking

Programme Prospects are as follows

25 years of legacy and strong placement initiatives has ensured that GCU Graduates are highly employable in various industries like accounting, financial services and taxation. The strong alumni base provides hand holding for a smooth transition from classroom to the corporate world.

Offering one of the most lucrative placement packages, our students are placed with companies such as Infosys, Wipro, Reliance, Tata, HDFC, Axis, SBI, ICICI, IDBI, J. P Morgan & Co, Idea, Reliance Jio, Airtel, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, and PricewaterhouseCoopers, etc.

Job Opportunities

  • Process Associate
  • MIS Executive
  • Finance Executive
  • Back Office Executive
  • Accountant
  • HR assistant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Account Assistant
  • Accounts Executive
  • Banker
  • Stock Broker
  • Export-import manager
  • Tax consultant
  • Finance Consultant
  • Insurance Consultant
  • Entrepreneur

Career Path

Regular recruiters on our campus include


List of companies where UG & PG Commerce and Management students of GCU got placement opportunities:


Students Speak

Why I Chose GCU


Garden City University is a 28-year-old institution and INTERDISCIPLINARY in nature. The University has eight Schools under it offering courses from Diploma to Bachelor to Post graduation to PhD. The university has students from 81 different countries and every state and union territory in India. The University has the unique mix of Arts, Science and Management Education offered with Technology as the base. Be it Media studies, Life Sciences or Hotel Management, the emphasis is on practical education with the aid of technology tools to enhance learning and equip a student to work in the industry. Not to mention GCU has the credit of awarding graduation certification to 28 Colonels of the Indian Army attached to the Corps of Military Police.

The admission process is based on the courses offered at the UG and PG level.
The student goes online, fills the application with required details and files the same online for registering for the programme of choice. This will be accompanied by paying a registration fee as mentioned in the application form.
However, if the student needs any clarification, be it regarding the programme of choice or GCU as a University, entry criteria etc, the counsellors at the University are just a call away.
Once the registration process is completed, the admissions department shall communicate on further documents required and fee to be paid for the programme of choice.
Post the above process the student shall submit their original certificate to the registrar’s office for validation and verification. Once this process is completed the student gets enroled and an ID card is issued to the student. (Hostel formalities and transportation facilities are addressed in this page)
After enrolment the student shall voluntarily apply for GCU’s talent test which shall be the criteria for availing scholarship for the first year of study. Such talent test shall be conducted year on year to encourage studious students and also set the criteria for a UG student to be the most favoured student of choice for PG programmes. Apply Now

The University runs its own hostels for boys and girls separately. The hostels are in the vicinity of the campus with automated entry and further secure measures. More details on the hostel, fees and terms and conditions may be availed from the admissions office.

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