Department of Commerce


The Department of Commerce is one of the youngest departments at T. John College which came into existence in 2014.The Department currently offers M.Com and B.Com course affiliated to Bangalore University. The Department aims at imparting in-depth knowledge and professional skills required for handling the Accounting, Taxation and Finance functions of business entities and corporate enterprises. In addition, students are encouraged to join the college clubs and take up online certifications to help inculcate essential soft skills and interdisciplinary exposure.

Our Strengths:

Spread over a green serene atmosphere of 25 acres of land located at the outskirts of the city.

AICTE approved Course

Well qualified & experienced in house faculty

Experts from the industry and professional bodies as visiting faculty

Well-equipped computer lab with internet facility.

Excellent Library & Modern Learning Equipments


Approaches of Teaching:

Class Room Study

Web Based learning

Beyond the Class Room-Industrial Visits

Guest Lectures

Case Study & Presentations.

Seminars & workshops 

Value Addition Activities:

The Department’s objective is to convert students into industry ready professionals. Hence students are nurtured and encouraged to participate in various activities like Paper Presentations, Research Activities, Sports, and Seminars which gives them an extra edge over the others. We provide add ons to the curriculum so that students are well equipped with life skills along with the technical knowledge in order to handle various Commerce functions such as Portfolio Management, Treasury Management, Security Market operations, Accounting Fund Management, Statutory Taxation Compliance etc. Value added programs include:

  • Placement Training including Aptitude training
  • Workshops on Microsoft Excel and Financial Modeling
  • Workshops on SPSS
  • Workshops on Research Development
  • Training on Managerial Communication

Employment Areas

  • Various corporate sectors in their Finance, Accounts and Taxation departments, Banking sector, Research Associations, Indian Civil Services, Insurance Industries, Educational Institutions

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Ms. Veena Anand

Head of Department

B.Com (Hons), MBA (Finance), UGC NET, (PhD), MIMA

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Dr. Trupti Dandekar Humnekar
Associate Professor, Program Coordinator: M.Com
Ph.D.(Marketing)., M.B.A(Marketing),B.Sc. (Statistics), PGDCA

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Ms. Charu Kapoor Sareen
Assistant Professor, 
Program Coordinator: B.Com
B. Com (Hons), M. Com, PGD International Business, B.ED.

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Ms. Priya Thenissery
Assistant Professor
B. Com, M. Com, SET 

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Ms. Bindu KN
Assistant Professor
B.Com, M.Com , SLET, UGC NET

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Ms. Suman Mishra
Assistant Professor
B. Com, MBA (Finance), UGC NET

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Ms. Shantala SH
Assistant Professor
B.Com, M.Com, MBA (HR), M.Phil (Commerce) K.Set

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1) Bachelor of Commerce    View Syllabus »

3 Year UG Degree Course affiliated to Bangalore University

Eligibility: A pass in 10+2/XII std. PUC etc. in any combination

Students of this program will, in the fifth and sixth semesters, be given a choice of over 4 electives to be on par with industry standards locally and in the global arena.

This course is aimed at providing a good foundation to students who plan to pursue professional courses like CA, ICWA, CFA, ACS and MBA.

2) Master of Commerce (M.Com)  View Syllabus »

2 Year PG Degree Course affiliated to Bangalore University

Eligibility:B.Com/B.B.M/ BBS and BBA Degree examination.