B.Com. (Hons.)

The B.Com. (Hons.) programme offered by Shri Ram College of Commerce as a constituent college of the University of Delhi is designed to enable and empower students to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to analyse and synthesize the contemporary realities of the domain of business. This programme aims at instilling conceptual and practical understanding to equip students to manage businesses and organisations, and prepares them to drive and face the challenge of tomorrow. It also encourages the students to explore the world of technology and digitization in the relevant field as envisaged by the scholars and policymakers. Further, this course is designed to help cultivating entrepreneurial mindset and skills.
Learning Outcome-based Curriculum Framework in B.Com. (Hons.)
The courses of this programme have been designed to promote understanding of the issues in the business world and the economy as a whole. The Programme will help understand the student understand and evaluate various systems, policy frameworks and strategies needed to administer the rapid changes in an organization’s globally oriented environment like equipping students with an understanding of the financial system, its constituents, the principles on which it operates, inter-linkages and regulatory concerns apart from exposure of different functional domains of management.
Aims of the B.Com. (Hons.) Programme

The B.Com. (Hons.) programme is a specialised programme designed with a distinct focus on specialisation in the field of commerce. The aims of the programme are:

  • To instil in the students the knowledge and capability of understanding the business world and its complexities. It will also develop the ability and competence to have a problem-solving approach towards the issues which accompany the dynamism attached to the business world
  • To inculcate attitudes and character that will help students evolve into sensitive and technically sound future business leaders rather than managers and aims at enhancing employability options of the students. The curriculum helps instilling learnability among students for upskilling and reskilling even in later part of life
Structure and Syllabus of B.Com. (Hons.)

The B.Com.(Hons.) programme is designed by the Department of Commerce, University of Delhi. The courses, semester scheme and other aspects of the programme are well defined in the syllabus of the B.Com.(Hons.) programme.

Under the CBCS, the College offers its students the choice to select from various subject options, within the scope of the B.Com.(Hons.) syllabus.

For detailed year-wise, course-wise and semester wise structure and syllabus of B.Com. (Hons.), kindly click the links below (opens in a new tab)

The syllabus as linked in the links contains the following:
  • Course Objectives
  • Course wise Learning Outcomes
  • Course Contents
  • Teaching Learning Methods
  • Course wise Assesment Methodology

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Graduate Attributes for graduates of B.Com. (Hons.)

The graduate attributes envisaged to be concomitantly developed by students of B.Com.(Hons.), both during and on completion of the programme are:

  • Disciplinary Knowledge
  • Critical Thinking
  • Communication Skills
  • Cooperation/Team Work
  • Research Related Skills
  • Moral and Ethical Awareness
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Information and Digital Learning
  • Multicultural Competence
  • Reflective Thinking
  • Scientific Reasoning
Qualification Descriptors for Graduates of B.Com. (Hons.)

As commerce is considered as an area where students tend to study different aspects that impact the business world like social, political, legal, economic, etc., the qualification descriptors for a B.Com. (Hons) programme include the following:

  • Demonstration of deeper understanding of business world both from theoretical and practical perspective
  • Application of knowledge to comprehend the dynamism of the corporate world and its impact on the economy from various perspectives
  • Demonstration of comprehensive knowledge of various procedures and the procedural glitches that can affect the working of an organisation
  • Application of one’s disciplinary knowledge pertaining to theories and principles to find solution to problems of business world
  • Conversance with working on qualitative as well as quantitative data, along with working on some software in order to familiarise them with the interpretations of results and coming to sound conclusions through critical judgments
  • Demonstration of multidisciplinary approach towards commerce as it originates from the discipline of economics, politics, law, mathematics, etc
  • Comprehensive knowledge about current topics and the scholarly research pertaining to chosen areas, also techniques and skills required to comprehend the contemporary issues.
Programme Learning Outcomes for B.Com. (Hons.)
The B.Com (Hons.) Programme aims to equip students with the knowledge, skills attitude and aptitude to meet the challenges of the modern-day business organizations. The curriculum of B.Com. (Hons.) degree provides a carefully selected subject combination of Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Tax, Marketing and Law etc. The programme aims to nurture the students in intellectual, personal, interpersonal and social skills with a focus on Holistic Education and development to make informed and ethical decisions and equips graduates with the skills required to lead management position. This programme brings out reflective and scientific thinking in the students which makes them inquisitive and curious to get deep insights of the business world and tackle the complex situations with much knowledge and wisdom
Sanctioned Strength
Particulars 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20



UR 253 253 253 253 253 253
OBC 135 135 135 135 149 169
SC 75 75 75 75 83 94
ST 38 38 38 38 42 47
EWS - - - - 24 63
Total 501 501 501 501 551 626

Reservation for the following categories are over and above the sanctioned seats, and are counted as supernumerary admissions:

  • Extracurricular Activities (ECA)
  • Sports Quota (SQ)
  • Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD),
  • Children/Widows of Personnel of the Armed Forces (CW)
  • Kashmiri Migrants (KM)
  • PM’s Special Scholarship for J&K (PMSSS)
  • Nominated Sikkimese Students
  • Foreign Nationals
  • DU Ward Quota
  • Any other quota as notified by the Government of India/University of Delhi and duly applicable to the College
Admission Process

The admission process to B.Com.(Hons.) offered by Shri Ram College of Commerce is governed by the extant rules, regulations, guidelines and admission policy of the University of Delhi.

Applications for admission to B.Com.(Hons.) are centrallised by the University of Delhi.

Generally, the admission process consists of the following stages*:

  • Centralised Applications
  • Announcements of Cut-offs
  • Application of Admission to the College and Document Submission
  • Fee Payment and Provisional Admission
  • Document Verification
  • Confirmation of Admission

(In case of ECA and Sports, there are additional steps as are stipulated by the University of Delhi)

Applicants desirous of seeking admission to B.Com.(Hons.) at Shri Ram College of Commerce are advised to refer to the University website (www.du.ac.in) and the University's admission portal for each academic year from time to time. Desirous applicants must also refer to the year wise Bulletin of Information for Admission to Undergraduate Courses as issued by the University of Delhi at the beginning of the admission process.


For the College admission page, click here


For previous course cutoffs, click here

2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
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