The Vidya Vikas Post Graduate Department of Commerce is one of the leading institutions managed by Vidya Vikas Educational Trust, Mysore. Presently the department offers Master’s in Commerce (M.Com) affiliated to the world renowned University of Mysore. Started in 2010, the course serves the needs of academics as well as prepares the students for research and business studies. It is rated among the top colleges offering a sound education in commerce and backed by a very efficient placement support system that recruits students in big numbers every year.
Students pursuing their M.Com are trained to understand fundamentals of business, trade, nature and fluctuations in market, basics of economics, and fiscal, banking, commerce, taxation and industrial policies. A wide range of interdisciplinary concepts from Accountancy, Business Administration, E-Commerce, Finance, Economics, Human Resource Management and Marketing are provided to students. Given that the Indian economy, one of the BRICS nation, is an emerging and one of the fastest growing economies, the need for talented professionals with expertise in the aforementioned areas is growing rapidly. In response to the growing need, our program is intended to prepare students who wish to pursue a professional career in the general areas of commerce and management in the Government or private sectors. Some of the main specialized areas where commerce students can find jobs are in the areas of banking, insurance, accounting, taxation, research and teaching.
One of the major thrusts of our program is to develop teaching and research talent to create academic expertise suited to contemporary needs of the society. There is a need to transform teaching as a mere career option to a rewarding and fulfilling profession. Our program aims to create faculty of quality and competence in the subject areas of commerce and management.