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List of M.Com Entrance Exams in India in 2022: Check Dates, Notification & Application Process

AindrilaUpdated On: October 14, 2022 11:51 am IST

Get all the details about M.Com Entrance Exams in India 2022 such as Application Start Date, End Date, Examination Date, Result Date and more in this article below. 

M.Com Entrance Exam in India

M.Com is a PG course in the field of commerce. Master of Commerce, popularly known as M.Com, is a master's degree course that focuses on subjects related to trade, accounting, management, and economics. The course is designed to provide a wide range of managerial skills to students while building competence in a particular area of business. Students during the course learn about general business, accounting, finance, business management, human resources, marketing, and so on. 

M.Com admissions in India are done on the basis of entrance exams conducted by different universities/ institutes. Some of the popular M.Com entrance exams inIndia are DUET, OUCET, SKUCET, AUCET, etc. Some institutes conduct these exams in online mode whereas some universities like Delhi University conduct the exam in offline mode. In this article, candidates can find all information related to M.Com Entrance Exams and important dates pertaining to the same.

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M.Com Entrance Exams in India 2022

The list of M.Com entrance exams in India can be checked below along with the tentative important dates for the same:-


M.Com Entrance Exam

Application Start Date

Application Last Date

Exam Date



DU M.Com

April 06, 2022

May 15, 2022

October 17 to 21, 2022

To Be Announced


Allahabad University PGAT

June 11, 2022

July 1, 2022

August 7, 2022

August, 2022


ANUPGCET 2022 Entrance Exam

May 11, 2022

June 14, 2022

July 18-20, 2022

To Be Announced


Kurukshetra University M.Com Exam

September 12, 2022

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

To Be Announced


OUCET Entrance Exam

1st week of June 2022

1st week of July 2022

1st week of August 2022

3rd week of August 2022


PESSAT 2022 Exam

November 2021 

July 2022

July 2022

To Be Announced


Jain Entrance Test


May 2022

May 2022

To Be Announced


JUEE 2022 Exam

April 01, 2022

April 14, 2022

June 20, 2022

To Be Announced


OUCET Entrance Exam

1st week of June 2022

1st week of July 2022

1st week of August 2022

To Be Announced


KU PGCET Exam 2022

September 2022

September 2022

October 2022

To Be Announced


AUCET Entrance Exam 2022

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

To Be Announced


AKNUCET Exam 2022

April 2022

April 2022

May/ June 2022

To Be Announced


AMU Entrance Exam 2022

17 April 2022

31 May 2022

1st / 2nd week of July 2022

To Be Announced


Loyola College Entrance Exam 2022

June 15, 2022

June 29, 2022

July 2, 2022

To be Announced



September 2022

September 2022

October 2022

To Be Announced


MGKVP Entrance Exam 2022

June 2022

June 2022

July 2022

To Be Announced


BHU PET Exam 2022

May 19, 2022

June 18, 2022

June/ July 2022

To Be Announced


Bangalore University MCom Entrance Exam 2022

June 15, 2022

June 30, 2022

20 July 2022

To Be Announced


SKUCET Exam 2022

1st week of 2022

2nd week of May 2022

4th week of May 2022

To Be Announced


DUCET Exam 2022

October 2022

November 2022

November 2022

To Be Announced

NOTE: Dates mentioned are tentative and will be updated as soon as the conducting authority releases the official schedule. 

All the entrance exams mentioned above are conducted by various commerce colleges all over India. In order to take admission in M.Com, candidates need to have cleared the college entrance exam or have secured rank in the college merit list.

Eligibility Criteria for M.Com Entrance Exams in India 2022

To appear for the M.Com entrance exams 2022, candidates must be aware of the eligibility criteria set by different universities/ colleges. 

  • Candidates must have secured B.Com/ BBA/ BTM/ BIM/ Bachelor of Arts/ Science with Economics and/or Mathematics.
  • While it is not mandatory to pass the graduation degree with a B.Com subject but most of the colleges/ universities admit candidates who have completed their Bachelor’s degree with a B.Com programme. 
  • Students must have secured a minimum of 45% marks (40% marks for the SC/ ST category) to be eligible for admission into M.Com.

M.Com Entrance Exams Pattern in India 2022

Different M.Com entrance exams have their own exam pattern, where some exams have only one paper whereas, others have two papers. Below we have in detail provided the exam pattern of some of the exams. 

DU M.Com

DU M.Com consist of 4 sections having equal weightage. Each section is of 100 marks and 25 questions are asked from each section. The four units are:

  • Accounting and Auditing
  • Business Statistics, Business Mathematics and Taxation including GST
  • Economics
  • General Management, Business Law, Company Law, Corporate Governance and Entrepreneurship

Allahabad University PGAT

The Allahabad University PGAT examination is divided into two sections, PGAT I and PGAT II. PGAT I is conducted for conventional subjects while PGAT II is conducted for non-conventional/ specialized subjects. The entrance exam for M.Com is conducted in PGAT I. There will be a total of 300 questions in PGAT I while the exam is conducted in both online and offline mode. For every correct answer, 2 marks will be awarded while for each incorrect answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted. The maximum time allocated for the examination is 3 hours (180 minutes). The first 50 questions are compulsory for all the candidates taking the exam. 


ANU PGCET or Acharya Nagarjuna University Post Graduate Common Entrance Test is conducted for admission into the PG courses. A total of 100 questions are asked from each set of exams. The question paper will have only Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and candidates can give the exam in English or Telegu. The exam is conducted for 1 hour and 30 minutes in both offline and online modes. While one mark will be given for every correct answer, there is no negative marking. 

Syllabus for M.Com Entrance Exams in India 2022

The subjects asked in M.Com entrance exams are almost similar and candidates should be well aware of the topics asked in the entrance exams. Below we have prepared the topics from where questions are asked in the exams:

Major Section

Detailed Topics

Financial Accounting

  • Basic Accounting Principle
  • Accounting Process
  • Meaning and Scope of Accounting
  • Accounting Concepts, Principles and Conventions
  • Accounting Standard -Concepts, objectives, Benefits
  • Accounting Policies
  • Capital and Revenue Expenditure and Receipts
  • Depreciation Accounting
  • Inventory Valuation
  • Provision and Reserve
  • Final Accounts
  • Introduction to Partnership Accounts
  • Treatment of Goodwill
  • Admission of New Partner
  • Retirement and Death of a Partner
  • Dissolution of Partnership Firm
  • Accounting for Hire -Purchase
  • Inland Branch

Corporate Accounting

  • The issue, Forfeited and Reissue of Forfeited Shares
  • Redemption of Preference Shares
  • Buy –Back of Equity Shares
  • Issue of Debentures
  • Redemption of Debentures
  • Final Accounts of Companies
  • Accounting for Amalgamation
  • Internal Reconstruction
  • Holding Company Accounts
  • Valuation of Shares & Intangible Assets
  • Ratio Analysis
  • Cash Flow Statement
  • Financial Statements Analysis
  • Banking Companies

Cost and Management Accounting

  • Fundamentals of Cost Accounting
  • Material
  • Labour
  • Overhead
  • Methods of Costing
  • Budgetary Control
  • Profit Volume Analysis
  • Absorption Costing Vs. Variable Costing
  • Decision Making
  • Standard Costing
  • Responsibility Accounting

Business Mathematics

  • Matrices & Determinants
  • Linear Programming
  • Functions, Limits & Continuity
  • Differentiation
  • Partial Differentiation
  • Integration
  • Mathematics of Finance

Business Statistics

  • Data: Types, Collection & Analysis
  • Measures of Central Tendency
  • Measures of dispersion
  • Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis
  • Probability Concepts
  • Probability Distributions
  • Decision Theory
  • Sampling Theory
  • Correlation & Regression
  • Index Numbers
  • Time Series

Micro Economics

  • Demand
  • Elasticity of Demand
  • Supply & Elasticity of Supply
  • Indifference Curve Analysis
  • Production Function
  • Theory of Cost
  • Forms of Market
  • Marginal Productivity, Factor Pricing & General Equilibrium

Macro Economics and Indian Economy

  • National Income
  • Determination of Equilibrium Level of Income & Employment
  • Money & Banking
  • IS & LM Analysis
  • Open Economy
  • AD & AS Model
  • Problems of Indian Economy

Income Tax Law

  • Basic Concepts
  • Residential Status
  • Income which do not form part of Total Income
  • Income under the Head Salary
  • Income From other Sources
  • Deductions from Gross Total Income
  • Income under the head House Property
  • Income under the head Capital Gain
  • Income under the head Business and Profession
  • Clubbing of Income
  • Set off or Carry Forward and Set off of Losses
  • Agricultural Income & Its Tax Treatment
  • Assessment of Individual
  • Assessment of Firm
  • Assessment Procedure or Return of Income
  • Provision for TDS and Advance Tax

Business Management

  • Introduction of Management
  • Planning
  • Organising
  • Staffing and Directing
  • Controlling

Business Laws

  • The Indian Contract Act,1872
  • The Sale of Goods Act, 1930
  • The Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008
  • The Information Technology Act, 2000

Company Laws

  • Introduction
  • Documents
  • Management and Meetings
  • Dividends, Accounts, Audit
  • The Depositories Act 1996

Top M.Com Colleges in India

Have a look at the top M.Com Colleges in India along with specialisation offered and, annual course fees for the same

Name of College

Courses Offered

Annual Course Fees (Approx)

Nehru Arts and Science College Coimbatore

M.Com Finance


St. Joseph College of Commerce Bangalore

M.Com Financial Analysis

M.Com in Finance and Taxation / Marketing and Analytics

M.Com in International Business


Jain University Bangalore



Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Pune



DPG Institute of Technology and Management Gurgaon



St. Xavier’s College Kolkata

M.Com in Accounting and Finance

M.Com Marketing


Dr KN Modi University Newai Tonk



HR College of Commerce and Economics Mumbai

M.Com Accountancy

M.Com Business Management


OM Sterling University Hisar



SAGE University Indore

M.Com Accounting & Finance

M.Com Banking and Insurance


Fill out our Common Application Form, available on our website if you wish to know more about M.Com colleges mentioned above or want to apply for admissions.

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What are the topics asked in the M.Com entrance exams?

The M.Com entrance exams conducted by various universities differ in their pattern and topics. We will, in general, discuss the topics asked in the entrance exams and they are Financial Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Cost and Management Accounting, Business Mathematics, Business Statistics, Micro Economics, Macro Economics and Indian Economy, Income Tax Law, Business Management, Business Laws and Company Laws. There might be some extra topics that are asked by different universities. 

Is Cost and Accounting a part of the M.Com entrance exams?

Yes, Cost and Accounting is a part of the M.Com entrance exams that are conducted by some of the universities and the subjects that are covered under this are Fundamentals of Cost Accounting, Material, Labour, Overhead, Methods of Costing, Budgetary Control, Profit Volume Analysis, Absorption Costing Vs. Variable Costing, Decision Making, Standard Costing, Responsibility Accounting.

What are the top M.Com colleges in India?

The top M.Com colleges in India offer good education and prepare students in a way so that they are ready to join any company. Some of the top M.Com colleges are Nehru Arts and Science College Coimbatore, St. Xavier’s College Kolkata, HR College of Commerce and Economics Mumbai, Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Pune, St. Joseph College of Commerce Bangalore, SAGE University Indore, etc.

What is the exam pattern of Allahabad PGAT M.Com examination?

M.Com exam is conducted in the first section i.e, PGAT I. 300 questions are asked in the PGAT examination which is conducted in both online and offline modes. Candidates must know that they will be awarded 2 marks each for every correct answer but for negative answers, 0.25 marks will be deducted. The first 50 questions in the question paper are compulsory for all the students to attempt. The students will get 3 hours or 180 minutes time to complete the examination.

Are questions asked in the M.Com entrance exam from the Income tax law?

Income tax law is quite an important section of the M.Com entrance exams. The various topics that fall under the Income tax law section are Basic Concepts, Residential Status, Income under the Head Salary, Income from other Sources, Clubbing of Income, Deductions from Gross Total Income, Income under the head Capital Gain, Income under the head Business and Profession, Agricultural Income & its Tax Treatment, Assessment of Individual, Assessment Procedure or Return of Income, Provision for TDS and Advance Tax, etc. 

What are some of the entrance exams taken for M.Com degree?

While some colleges/ universities offer direct admission to the M.Com degree, some universities conduct entrance tests to admit candidates. Some of the popular M.Com entrance exams are DU M.Com, PESSAT 2022 Exam, Allahabad University PGAT, Kurukshetra University M.Com Exam, AUCET Entrance Exam 2022, Jain Entrance Test, Bangalore University M.Com Entrance Exam 2022, Loyola College Entrance Exam 2022, etc. 

What are the skills required to prepare for the M.Com entrance examination?

Candidates who are thinking of appearing for the M.Com entrance examinations need to have certain skills that will help them ace the examination. The skills required by the candidates are Logical reasoning, Analytics, Communication, An eye for detail, Working under pressure and remembering facts and figures, Being informed on banking and finance, Good with excel and other computer programs, etc. 

What are some of the best books to prepare for the M.Com entrance exams?

Candidates who are preparing for M.Com entrance exams can prepare from the following books:

  • Elements of Commerce: A Book For Entrance Test And Other Competitive Examination by Varun Kumar Rai
  • Post Graduate Entrance Examination Commerce by Arihant Experts
  • Fundamental Of Statistics (M. Com) by B. M. Agarwal and D. N. Ehance
  • Objective Commerce by Manoj Kaushik
  • Business Taxation B.Com, BBM, BCA & M.Com by Radhakrishnan P

What is the M.Com entrance exam pattern of the ANU PGCET examination?

Candidates need to answer 100 questions in the M.Com entrance exam which is conducted in both online and offline mode. The exam consists of MCQs and candidates can choose to write the exam in English or Telegu. The total time duration to conduct the exam is 1 hour 30 minutes. For every correct answer, one mark is given while the good thing is there is no negative marking. 

What are the requirements for M.Com entrance exams?

To become eligible for admission into the M.Com programme, candidates need to have completed their graduation with B.Com, BBA, BTM, BA with Economics or Mathematics. Some colleges accept candidates who didn’t study B.Com in their undergraduate degree program. A minimum of 45% marks is required to secure by the candidates in order to get admission to the M.Com programme. 

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Is MBA course available in Sarala Devi collage Bellary?

-TinaUpdated on December 01, 2022 03:35 PM
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Rahul Raj, Student / Alumni

Dear Student

Smt. Saraladevi Satishchandra Agarwal Government First Grade College (SSSAGFGC), Bellary does not offer any MBA Course. The college offers admission only in bachelor and master program in science, commerce, arts and computer application. Some of the course offered by the college are B.Sc, B.Com, BBA, BA, BCA, MA and M.Com. Admission to most of the courses will be done on the basis of student performance in the qualifying exam. You can apply to the college by filling the application form available on the official website of the college. 

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