Commerce is a vast field from the career perspective.Read on for an insight into your future career options in commerce.
A commerce junior college pass out student who has passed his 12th commerce can pursue B.Com Course.B.com is a 3 years course. After passing BCom one can pursue professional courses like CA, CS or ICWA.
B.Com (Hons): After passing B.Com ome pursue post graduation ie. M.Com .and increase your chances in the teaching profession, banking sector, financial organisations, export companies, and business houses. Alternatively, you may even pursue an MBA in foreign trade, finance or even HR and marketing.
ICWA: Becoming a Cost and Work Accounts is among the good options after 12th for Commerce. The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (ICWAI) promotes, regulates, and develops the profession of Cost Accountancy in India.
B.A Economics: A BA in Economics focuses mainly on theoretical concepts and prepares one for higher studies. One can go for M.A Eco (H)after graduation. Alternately, one can pursue a M.Phil in Economics, or specialize in a branch like Business or Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Labour Economics, Industrial Economics and International Economics. You can appear for Indian Economic Services; the people who get selected are recruited as A Grade officers in planning commision and many economic firms of Indian Government. You can even write reports on economic and business events in newspapers.
BBA:A management degree is yet another option for many candidates. If core subjects are Mathematics and English , then Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is a good option . It is a three-year degree course designed to impart management education and inculcate entrepreneurship skills in a student. Possible job profiles after this course include marketing managers, financial managers, strategic mangers, operations managers and human resource managers.
CS (Company Secretary): A CS plays a vital role in a company’s management. A Company Secretary is expected to take main decisions regarding legal matters, tax, finance, excise laws, corporate laws, labour laws and corporate planning. CS is the most important link connecting the shareholders, regulatory agencies and the board of directors.
CA (Chartered Accountancy): Being a CA is the dream of many commerce aspirants.But as said Easy said,Harder to do!CA is one of the most challenging and tedious Exam to crack for .One needs to appear CA CPT AND IPCC exams which really bring a masschunk to many students .Chartered Accountants work in all fields of business and finance. Some are engaged in public practice work, others work in the private sector and yet others are employed by government bodies. The ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India) is responsible for conducting examinations and for the licensing of its members. Members are awarded the "CA." designation,.One can give services in an auditing firm, in the Income Tax department or be hired as a CA for a private firm
This Article is Posted on 27 Mar 2015 in Careers Section and Select