Alternate, non-DU course options for Class-12 Commerce students

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28 May 2019

#CareerBytes: Options for Commerce students who didn't get through DU

Deciding on a career path after Class-12 is crucial and Commerce stream students have many options available today.

The University of Delhi is one of the most preferred institutions, especially among commerce students, as it offers some of the best commerce courses. However, getting into DU is difficult because of high cut-offs.

Here are some options for commerce students who didn't get through DU.

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Opt for commerce and economics courses at other colleges/universities

Opt for commerce and economics courses at other colleges/universities

Among Class-12 Commerce students, BCom (General and Honors) and BA Economics (General and Honors) at Delhi University are popular courses.

However, like mentioned before, making it to DU is not easy. Even if students don't get into DU, they can opt for these undergraduate commerce and economics courses at other private colleges or universities that admit students through entrance tests or based on merit.

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Students can also go for management courses after Class 12

After Class 12, commerce stream students who are interested in building a career in business management and related fields can opt for three-year undergraduate courses.

These include Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Business Management (BBM), and Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) or five-year integrated courses.

After completing these undergraduate courses, they can pursue post graduation with various specializations.

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#3

One can go for professional courses in finance and accounting

One can go for professional courses in finance and accounting

Alternatively, commerce students can also go for other professional accounting and finance-related courses.

After completing Class 12 (or equivalent), they can opt for popular courses like Chartered Accountancy (CA), Cost & Management Accountancy (CMA), and Company Secretaryship (CS).

These three programs are among the most popular career options among commerce stream students in the country.

#4: A career in law is also a great option

Alternatively, commerce students can also pursue a career in law. They can go for the three-year LLB (Bachelor of Laws) program after completing graduation in any stream or directly opt for five-year integrated law degrees like BA+LLB, BSc+LLB, BBA+LLB, or BCom+LLB after Class-12.

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Here are some more interesting options students can choose

Apart from the above courses, there are many other interesting courses students can opt for after Class-12.

Among such courses is journalism which is in demand nowadays. it deals with print/electronic/online news, advertising, and entertainment media.

Other options include hotel management and hospitality, travel and tourism, teaching, fashion or jewelry design, fine arts, event management, etc.

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Does event management has any scope?

Asked 2019-05-29 17:20:44 by Divya Bhalla

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Yes, several event companies hire people from this background. Reportedly, the supply of qualified event managers is insufficient to meet the growing demand.

Which courses can I pursue in DU after completing Class 12 in commerce without Maths?

Asked 2019-05-29 15:41:01 by Satyam Gupta

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You can choose from a variety of courses. Some of the popular ones include Bachelor of Computer Application, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, LLB, Bachelor of Business Management and BA.

Which are the best colleges in DU for BBA?

Asked 2019-05-29 11:49:01 by Amisha Rawat

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Here are 5 top BBA colleges under Delhi University are Gargi College,Shaheed Sukhdev College, Lakshmibai College, College of Vocational Studies and Maharaja Agrasen College.

Can I take admission in Delhi University in BBA course with 63%?

Asked 2019-05-29 11:47:30 by Alok Lavaniya

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Most colleges conduct separate exam for taking students in BBA courses. You can opt for those or you can wait for the cut-off to know the status.

Which are best colleges for B.Com (Programme) in Delhi University?

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Here are 5 top commerce colleges under Delhi University are Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Hansraj College, Hindu College, and Sri Venkateswara College

Which is best course in Economics and which colleges offer it?

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Most students with interest in Economics opt for Economics (Hons). There are several universities which provide this course including Delhi university, Loayala college Chennai, Christ University and Mumbai University.

How many marks does one need in Class XII to apply for colleges in DU?

Asked 2019-05-28 20:30:15 by Harhar Mahadev

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All the colleges affiliated by the university release their cut-off marks. You can choose the college and course as per your marks.

What are the best DU colleges for BCom (Hons)?

Asked 2019-05-28 13:26:00 by Pari Khan

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Here are 5 top colleges under Delhi University to pursue BCom (Hons.) from: Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Hansraj College, Hindu College, and Sri Venkateswara College.

Is law a good option for science students? What are some good colleges?

Asked 2019-05-28 13:26:00 by Parakram Kadam

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Law is among the popular career-oriented courses after Class 12 for students of any stream. Students can opt for three-year LLB (Bachelor of Law) after graduation or five-year integrated degrees like BA+LLB, BSc+LLB, BBA+LLB, and BCom+LLB after 12th. Top law colleges offering undergraduate courses include Bengaluru's National Law School of India University (admission through CLAT exam) and Delhi's National Law University (through AILET exam).

Can I join CA after 12th? What stages does it involve?

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After 12th, students can enroll for Foundation, register by June/December-end to pass the November/May examination to qualify for Intermediate, followed by article training, Final, article-ship, and ICAI membership. Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) provides the three-level CA program comprising Foundation, Intermediate, Final courses. Chartered Accountants provide financial advice, maintain financial records, conduct audits, etc. They work for companies or practice privately.

What is BA Economics (Hons) course? What does it cover?

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The BA (Hons) Economics course is a three-year undergraduate program that focuses on qualitative and quantitative aspects of economics. The course generally covers subjects like microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, statistics, history of economics, and political economy among others.

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