BS Commerce:

The commerce qualification is in great demand across the corporate world due to emergence of corporate governance and issues related to better custodians of public wealth.

Four-year BS Commerce program mainly focuses upon the vital areas of study like that of accounting, auditing, finance, taxation, computer applications, banking, e-commerce, economics, law, statistics, management and marketing.

Sharp minds are catered in our department aiming at setting and imparting latest trends and setting new traditions into the field of commerce, business and entrepreneurship. Vim and vigor of the faculty is hereby reflected by the inclination of perfections in all the relevant fields of study by the students. Students are guided by offering them variety of courses developed in the line of knowledge enrich outline to prepare worthy managers and administrators in numerous fields of life.

The education at MBS will provide advanced and in-depth knowledge of various subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level so they may start their professional career better than simply master’s degree holders.

It is a 4-year degree program with 8 semesters and consisting of 129 credit hours including Business Project/Internship Report of 3 credit hours.

Why BS Commerce:

Major aim of this program is to prepare the mind of youngsters so that they may gather appropriate knowledge of commerce, business, accounting, finance, and economics and can get familiarized with tally of research. In precise verdict such field of subjects helps the nation to produce quality management in their entire respective field of life. Students here opt state of the art computer lab, multimedia and internet for benefiting their minds by getting useful and latest knowledge about their subject or field of interest and hover around latest infrastructure.

With the economic development of the country, the commercial activity increases which resulted in creation of employment. As every business activity needs finance and accounting as core function, therefore, qualification in this filed facilitates better job prospects and quick entry to the practical field. Further, knowledge of accounting and finance helps science students to excel in their career e.g., science students in advance stage of their career, may require financial management skills to prepare budget and forecasts, managing cash inflows and outflows, etc. for their department. The accounting and finance skills assist such professionals to reach to top management positions including heading their own departments of technical nature. Further, accounting and finance has close relationship with logics and mathematics. It is observed that students with mathematical background find accounting and finance related courses more convenient to study as compared to any other professional.

Human Resource (HR) and Training & Development are emerging areas. The knowledge of accounting and finance helps HR professionals to have better understanding of payroll, compensation and reward management, while ensuring cost and benefit analysis (CBA). It will facilitate them to prepare better projections about organization’s financial liability to manage human resources. With regard to training and development, professionals dealing in this area need skills to prepare financial feasibility, income statements, etc. to launch and conclude training programs.

Mission Statement of BS Commerce:

Purpose of offering admissions in BS Commerce is to equip the students with proper understanding towards the field of business and industry so that they can pursue their bright career in future endeavours.

Core objective of BS Commerce:

Providing quality education to the young men and women so that they should develop lust for having compatible knowledge of all the major areas of finance, accounting, economics, management, commerce and most essentially pre-requisites of research, which promises their future growth and successful excel in their relative field of study.

  1. Let the students be familiarizing with the cruxes of wide range of problems and practices into the fields of commerce, industry and economy.
  2. Improving the analytical footings of the aspirants so that they should have sufficient knowledge of the techniques that are used to reduce or probably resolve at large managerial problems.
  3. For maintaining concrete beneficial relationship with commerce, trade, industry, government and non- profit organizations and to develop intellect minds that could serve the future office needs better.
  4. Preparing and proliferation the minds of the young men and women and to furbish them with entrepreneurial calibre and thrift that is necessary to revive in today’s global community.

Student Learning Outcomes:

Students qualified the degree of BS Commerce will undoubtedly:

1: Be familiar to the crux of business and industrial persuasions

2: Be in a position to use efficiently the relevant knowledge in the field of commerce and industry.

3: Be easily highlighting the way outs of the problems and practices into the fields of commerce.

4: Be having improved analytical footing of the aspirants so that they should have sufficient knowledge of the techniques used to reduce or probably resolve at large managerial problems.

5: Be maintaining concrete beneficial relationship with commerce, trade, industry, government and non-profit organizations.

6: Be having sufficient intellectual mind that could let them serve future needs better

7: Be having a decent and gentle man personality that is reflected through their analytical the thoughtful approach towards their field of study.

BS Commerce Student Outcomes:

The aspirants should be able to:

  1. Communicate effectively the problems and crux of commerce, industry and business.
  2. Have a thought full personality with sharp minded approach in communication the recent trends in the field of commerce.
  3. Having good financial and economic background of study help them know comprehensively about the global changing patterns in business world.
  4. Having ability to use variety of analytical tools in order to judge the current state of business in all respect.

General Assessment:

Each semester contains 18 weeks of study that is exclusive of two weeks devoted for the conduction of midterm and final term examination. Midterm examination is to commence after 8 weeks of study and final term examination after 7 weeks of study since the resume of class work very after midterm examination. In the meantime, students are awarded sessional marks which are justified in the line with the take up of written quizzes and assignments on various topics.

After 6th semester each student undergoes 8-10 weeks of internship in some reputable and renowned organization and is required to prepare internship report at the climax. Internship viva voce and comprehensive examination is mandatory to be qualified before issuance of final result transcript or degree. Internship viva voce and comprehensive examination/Viva is scheduled at an appropriate time and date after the successful fade of last semester.

Internship:

Nothing compares to hands on experience. BS Commerce program has requisites of 8 to 10 weeks of internship programs that executed in renowned banks, industry and accountancy firms etc. which upgrade student knowledge and sharpens his/her skills so that they are to get industry ready. One the successful completion of all degree requirements, the aspirants let wide job placement market open diligently for themselves. They can easily pursue their career endeavors in industry, media and communication as well as multi-national organizations. They can also opt professional accountancy courses wherein they qualify to be accorded exemptions in some of the subjects offered to them in subsequent study tenure.

  1. Finance
  2. Marketing
  3. Human Resource Management
  4. Accounting

Eligibility Criteria for Admission:

  • Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) or Equivalent securing at least 45% marks in aggregate.
  • Entry Test as per University rules.

Degree Requirements:

Candidates must successfully complete following requirements for grant of BS. Commerce degree:

Duration:                                                                                   08-12 Semesters

Course Work:                                                                            126 Credits

Oral / Comprehensive Examination                                          S/U Basis

Internship Report                                                                      03 Credits

Total Credit Hours:                                                                   129 Credits

Courses Semester Credit Hrs.
(a) Core Courses 117 SCH
(b) Elective   09 SCH
(c)Internship Report   03 SCH
Total  129 SCH

Scheme of Study and Course Structure Semester Wise:

Scheme of Study of BS Commerce:

Semester-I
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
HUM -1101 Islamic & Pakistan Studies 3(3-0)
MAT-1102 Business Mathematics 3(3-0)
     ACC-1103 Financial Accounting-I 3(3-0)
ENG-1104 Functional English 3(3-0)
ITB-1105 Introduction to Business 3(3-0)
Semester –II
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
    BC -1201 Business Communication & Report Writing 3(3-0)
BC -1202 Business Statistics 3(3-0)
BC -1203 Financial Accounting-II 3(3-0)
BC-1204 Banking Currency & Finance 3(3-0)
ECO-1206 Micro Economics 3(3-0)
Semester –III
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BC-2301 Business Law 3(3-0)
BC-2302 Advance Accounting 3(3-0)
BC-2304 Business Taxation 3(3-0)
COM-2305 Computer applications in Business 3(3-0)
ECO-2306 Macro Economics 3(3-0)
Semester-IV
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BC-2401 Principles of Marketing 3(3-0)
BC-2402 Introduction to Business Finance 3(3-0)
BC-2403 Auditing 3(3-0)
BC-2404 Fundamentals of Cost Accounting 3(3-0)
ECO-2406 Economics of Pakistan 3(3-0)
Semester-V
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BC-3501 Principles of Management 3(3-0)
BC-3502 Entrepreneurship 3(3-0)
BC-3503 Research Methods in Business 3(3-0)
BC-3504 Interpersonal Skills 3(3-0)
BC-3505 Consumer Behaviour 3(3-0)
Semester-VI
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BC-3601 Banking Law and Practice 3(3-0)
BC-3602 Financial Management 3(3-0)
BC-3603 E-Commerce 3(3-0)
BC-3604 Business Ethics 3(3-0)
BC-3605 Organizational Behaviour 3(3-0)
BC- Elective-I 3(3-0)
Semester-VII
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BC-4701 Corporate Law 3(3-0)
BC-4702 Human Resource Management 3(3-0)
BC-4703 Insurance & Risk Management 3(3-0)
BC-4704 Management Accounting 3(3-0)
BC-4705 Project Management 3(3-0)
BC- Elective-II 3(3-0)
Semester-VIII
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BC-4801 International Business & Finance 3(3-0)
BC-4802 Operation & Production Management 3(3-0)
BC-4803 Performance Management 3(3-0)
BC-4804 Strategic Management 3(3-0)
BC- Elective-III 3(3-0)
BC- 4812 Internship Report* 3(3-0)
Total Credit Hours 129

* A detailed research project of an industry in the field of specialization of the candidate.

Optional Subjects: Any one course from the selected field of specialization.

FIELDS OF SPECIALIZATION:

                                                                                             

Finance:                                                                                      

BC-3606 Analysis of Financial Statements

BC-4706 Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management                                                                                   

BC-4805 Corporate Finance

Marketing:

BC-3607 Advertising & Promotion

BC-4707 International Marketing

BC-4806 Brand Management

HRM:

BC-3608 Human Resource Development

BC-4708 Organizational Development

BC-4807 Negotiation and Conflict Management

Accounting:

BC-3609 Advance Financial Accounting

BC-4709 Advance Cost Accounting

BC-4808 Strategic Management Accounting