IGNOU launches BCom with finance, CA as major, check onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in
New Delhi : The esteemed Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has launched a new course for students who want to pursue B Com courses with financial programme and cost accounting as major. Following this, IGNOU invites aspirants to fill up the applications for its recently launched course.
The session for this new course will start from January 2019 and interested candidates are advised to submit the application without any delay.
The January 2019 batch will be the first ever to study this new course which is designed and developed in collaboration with the Institute of Cost and Works and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). The main attraction of this course is that students can simultaneously study this B Com with major in the financial programme from IGNOU and the foundation or intermediate course with the ICAI.
Both the B Com and ICAI programme comprises of 104 credits, out of which 24 credits are from IGNOU and 80 credits are part of ICAI Foundation/Intermediate course. Once a student passes ICAI course, 80 credits are automatically transferred in their B Com with major in financial and cost accounting programme. This scheme facilitates the student to obtain dual degree simultaneously.
The main aim of this course is to help students to develop skills and competencies of the student in the field of finance and cost accounting. Interested students can submit their application on the official online admission portal of the open university, onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in.
The IGNOU admission process for BCom courses will continue till 15th January 2019. Students are requested to submit their applications on or before the deadline.
Eligibility for BCom courses in IGNOU
Any candidate having passed class XII or equivalent can apply for the course only after registering in the ICAI foundation course.
Students who have cleared the ICAI’s intermediate course are directly eligible for admission.