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Studying commerce in class 12 can prove to be very advantageous while picking courses for colleges as there is a huge list of courses available. After the CBSE 12th results are out, you will be able to assess your chances of making it to one of the top commerce colleges in India in a course after 12th commerce.
While you will have the option of picking up traditional commerce courses after 12th, you will also have the opportunity to pursue courses that are not strictly related to commerce and banking such as languages and arts. If you have pursued commerce in Class 12, then you must check out the following list of courses to pursue after commerce in 12th at the bachelors level.
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Courses After 12th Commerce
Check out this list of courses to pursue after graduating from commerce stream in class 12. Learn more about the course, their eligibility and the colleges that offer such courses. Some of the following programmes require candidates from Mathematics background, whereas some accept candidates from any educational background. For your convenience, we have mentioned the eligibility for each course below as well.
|Name of the Course||Duration||Eligibility||About the Course||List of Colleges|
|B.Com (Hons.)||3 years||This is probably one of the most popular courses amongst commerce aspirants. The course allows you to specialize in a specific domain of commerce.||B.Com (H) Colleges in India|
|B.A (Hons.) Business Economics/ B.Com.(with specialization in Business Economics)||3 years||These courses are not directly related to commerce but have a great scope in the field of business and financial management.||Business Economics Colleges in India|
|B.Com (Pass)||3 years||B.Com (Pass) is a good option if you were not able to secure good marks in class 12 board exams and want to pursue a UG commerce programme. The course focuses on an overview of the field of commerce.||B.Com (Pass) Colleges in India|
|B.A. Economics||3 years||This programme covers all the basic concepts of economics to prepare you for higher studies in the field. Doing an MBA in Finance of M.A in Economics can be a great option thereafter.||B.A. Economics Colleges in India|
|B.A Hons (English)||3 years||English being a versatile subject can be very beneficial if you want jobs in the media, entertainment as well as teaching sector.||B.A. English (Hons) Colleges in India|
|Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)||3 years||BBA can be a very beneficial programme for business and management aspirants. You can strengthen your qualification by pursuing an MBA after completing the programme.||BBA Colleges in India|
|Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)||3 years||A BCA degree will enable you to enter the IT world and pursue high-paying jobs in consulting as well as Information Technology domains.||BCA Colleges in India|
|Bachelor of Accounting and Finance (BAF)||3 years||BAF is a programme that focuses on subjects like tax, auditing, cost accounting, business law, and economics. The course offers great scope in the finance and accounting fields.||BAF Colleges in India|
|Bachelor of Financial Markets (BFM)||3 years||If you are interested in the stock market then this is the course that you must pursue. The course focuses on subjects like debt markets, risk management, equity markets, microeconomics, mutual funds, investment and security markets.||BFM Colleges in India|
|Bachelors in Banking and Insurance (BBI)||3 years||Banking and finance aspirants can pursue this course. An MBA in Finance after this course can improve employability chances.||BBI Colleges in India|
|Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (ICWAI)||Depends on examinations||The institute is a professional account body that checks your proficiency through various examinations in the field of cost accountancy. The certificates provided by the institute opens up great opportunities in the accounting management domain.||-|
|B.Sc (H) Statistics/ B.Stat (Hons)||3 years||This is yet another course that can prove to be beneficial if you aspire to work in the stock market.||Statistics Colleges in India|
|CS (Company Secretary)||2 years and one month||Company Secretary can be a great opportunity to work in corporate environments. You will have to clear the exams conducted by the organising authority.||-|
|Mass Communication/ Journalism|
Certificate: 6 months or 1 year
Diploma: 2 years
Degree: 3 years
|This is a great course if you want to enter the entertainment media or advertising world. There are great opportunities in creative agencies, news agencies, etc. after pursuing this course.||Mass Comm Colleges in India|
Diploma: 2 years
Degree: 3 years
|French, German, Chinese and Spanish are some of the popular languages that you can pursue. These languages also offer some bright opportunities overseas.|
|BA Visual Communication||3 Years||BA in Visual Communications course is about the transmission of information to key audiences through various sources such as websites, television, visual media, print publishing etc. By pursuing this course, students can learn about various design fundamentals, digital media design, technical communication, drawing techniques, visual literacy, design history, 3-D design, web design, colour management etc.|
|BA LLB||5 Years||B.A.+ LLB degree not only focuses on classroom teaching but also conducts various training sessions, case studies, mock drills, and interactive sessions for students. Over the course of 5 years, candidates cover various arts subjects like Indian History, Political Science, English/ Hindi, Economics, Sociology, World History, and Sociopolitical Issues along with specialized courses in administrative law and legislature of the country.|
|Bachelor of Fine Arts BFA||2-4 Years||The course includes the academic study of visual work of art such as painting, dance, sculpture, photography, painting, and others. It offers students professional training standards, cultural exposure, aesthetic awareness and knowledge about different types of arts.|
|Bachelor of Business Studies||3 Years||This course is an amalgamation of academic knowledge of business and related subjects like marketing, economics, accountancy, finance, etc and practical work experience.|
You can apply for either of the courses mentioned above if you pass 12 board examinations this year. Apply only for the good colleges that have been accredited by the UGC or other regulatory bodies.
Other Courses after 12th
While you can pursue a bachelors degree, there are several other programmes on offer for commerce students, such diploma and certificate course. Check out the links that have been given below. You will be able to find the undergraduate, diploma and certificate course best applicable for you.
- Diploma Courses after 12th Commerce
- Courses after 12th Science
- Diploma Courses after 12th Science
- Courses after 12th Arts
- Diploma Courses after 12th Arts
- Engineering Courses after 12th
- Medical Courses after 12th
Top Commerce Colleges in India With Fee
The following colleges offer several courses at the UG level for class 12 commerce students. If you are interested in pursuing a course after class 12 commerce, then fill out the Common Application Form available on our website. Our counsellors can help you clear your doubts regarding admission processes in the college and course of your choice.
|Colleges Offering Undergraduate Commerce Courses||Fees|
|IEC University, Solan||INR 15,000 - INR 1.2 Lakhs Per Annum|
|SAGE University (SU), Bhopal||INR 30,000 - INR 1.5 Lakhs Per Annum|
|Vaishnavi Educational Institutions (VEI), Hyderabad||INR 60,000 - INR 1.35 Lakhs Per Annum|
|International Centre for Advanced Studies and Research (ICASR), Gurgaon||INR 66,700 - INR 10 Lakhs|
|Bhai Gurdas Group Of Institutions (BGGI), Sangrur||INR 27,900 - INR 4.25 Lakhs|
|SNMV Institute of Management, Coimbatore||INR 20,000 - INR 1.2 Lakhs|
|Lovely Professional University (LPU), Jalandhar||INR 30,000 - INR 4 LPA|
|Arihant Group of Institutes (AGI Pune), Pune||INR 7,000 - INR 91,000 Per Annum|
|Amity University, Jaipur||INR 50,000 - INR 5.24 Lakhs Per Annum|
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