B.Com IGNOU Admission

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IGNOU B.Com Admission
Written by Sumit Sharma

IGNOU B.Com Admission 2019

IGNOU B.Com Admission 2019 – The Indira Gandhi National Open University offers admission to its Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) programme in both January and July academic cycles. The discipline has been developed by the School of Management Studies (SOMS), IGNOU.

The students who want to pursue their education in the field of Commerce and do not have any formal qualification of 10+2 or it equivalent can also take admission in this Bachelor Degree Programme(BDP).

Related Article: IGNOU B.Com Syllabus

They can apply for the admission to B.Com after completing the Bachelor Preparatory Programme(BPP).It is a very unique and innovative discipline in the field of commerce.To know more about B.Com discipline, please visit the official website.

IGNOU B.Com Programme Details

To apply for IGNOU B.com admission 2019, the students must check out programme details in advance.The more details about the Bachelor of Commerce programme has been mentioned below:

Medium of Instruction

English/ Hindi

Eligibility Criteria

The learner seeking admission to Bachelor’s degree in Commerce should be having 10+2 or its equivalent qualification. The learners who do not have completed the 10+2 for any reason but they have completed the IGNOU Bachelors Preparatory Programme (BPP) are also eligible for admission.

Fee Structure

The students need to pay Rs. 7,200/- for the complete programme which has to be paid year wise @Rs.2,400/- per year.

Duration of Programme

The university provides a minimum time duration of 3 years and maximum duration of 6 years to complete this Bachelor degree programme.If not completed on time, the students have to take re-admission and submit the fees again.

Programme Coordinator

IGNOU B.Com Online Admission 2019

The university has introduced an online admission portal for learners so that they can easily apply for admission by sitting at home in front of their computers.

The learners who wish to pursue Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) from this university can fill up IGNOU admission form online by visiting at university official web portal.To know more about the B.Com discipline, please visit the official website.

IGNOU B.Com Syllabus & Courses

IGNOU B.Com Syllabus & Courses

The learner pursuing Bachelor of Commerce from Indira Gandhi National Open University need to complete 96 credits in a minimum of 3 years with 32 credits per year to obtain the Bachelor Degree in Commerce.

Here, one credit is equivalent to 30 hours of learners study time. After completing this professional Under Graduate programme, the students can pursue the higher education and take admission in Master of Commerce (M.Com).

Students need to choose the courses from three categories to complete their total of 96 credits. These are mentioned below:

Foundation Courses24
Elective Courses56  or 64  (not less than 48 credits from Commerce)
Application Oriented Courses16 or 8

All the BDP students need to study an awareness course on environment entitled -‘An Introduction to the Environment’ (NEV1) apart from the courses mentioned above. No examination will be conducted for this awareness programme.

The list of courses available under each of the three categories for B.Com programme has been mentioned below:

IGNOU B.Com First Year Courses

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
 FEG-02 Foundation Course in English 4
 FST-1 Foundation Course in Science and Technology 8
 FEG-1 Foundation Course in English-1 4
 FHD-2 Foundation Course in Hindi-2 4
 FHD-1 Foundation Course in Hindi-1 4
 MSW-009 Community Organisation Management for Community Development 8

IGNOU B.Com Second Year Courses

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
 ECO-1 Business Organisation 4
 ECO-02 Accountancy-I 4
 ECO-03 Management Theory 4
 ECO-05 Mercantile Law 4
 ECO-06 Economic Theory 4
 ECO-07 Elements of Statistics 4
 ECO-08 Company Law 4
 ECO-09 Money, Banking and Financial Institutions 4
 ECO-10 Elements of Costing 4
 ECO-11 Elements of Income Tax 4
 ECO-12 Elements of Auditing 4
 ECO-13 Business Environment 4
 ECO-14 Accountancy-II 4

IGNOU B.Com Third Year Courses

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
 AFW-(E) Feature Writing 4
 AWR-(E) Writing for Radio 4
 AWR-(H) Radio Lekhan (Hindi) 4
 CTE-03 Teaching Strategies 4
 CTE-04 Teaching English (Elementary School) 4
 CTE-05 Teaching English (Secondary School) 4
 AOM-1 Office Organisation Management 4
 ASP-1 Secretarial Practice 4
 AHE-1 Human Environment 6
 AMT-01 Teaching of Primary School Mathematics 6
 AMK-1 Marketing -AMK-1 4
 AED-1 Export Procedures and Documentation 4
 ATR-1 Translation 8
 ACC-1 Organizing Childcare Services 8
 ANC-1 Nutrition for the Community -ANC-1 8
 ACS-1 Consumer Studies -ACS-1 8

About the author

Sumit Sharma

Sumit Sharma is the owner of SearchLatest.in.He has decent knowledge about studies in Indira Gandhi National Open University. So, he prefers to writes on various topics related to IGNOU distance learning. Also, he is Web Designer by profession.


  • Sir,
    How many subjects are mandatory for B.COM 3rd year i have completed 24 credits in 1st year and all papers of 2nd year, Please inform me quickly.

    Regard: Ranjit kumar

  • Respected,

    I have passed f.y Bca 1st Sam from Kutch university. Can you please suggest me should I have been started 2nd Sam from ignue.

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