Graduates from b.com can enjoy various career opportunities in private and public sectors both. Just after you hold you b.com degree in your hands you can search for jobs in almost every sector, or for post graduate course for building a great career. You have an overabundance options for making advance or professional career if you are not limited to finance and accounts career, like you can make a career in hotel management, administration, law and marketing and many more. Many students after completing B.com face the question of career choice – what course to pick after B.com or what to do after B.com? There are so many answers to this question like – CA, CS, ICWA, ACA or you always have the option of pursuing M.com if you are unable to make a choice. In this article you will get knowledge about courses after B.com, scope, employment opportunities and salary you can earn after B.com.

As a newcomer in the field after completing B.com from one of the many well-known universities or colleges in India, you will get a minimum pay in the range of 14000 to 20000 rupees for a month. B.com graduates from the top colleges of the country get an offer from 25000 to 45000 rupees at the entry level in the private sector. You can look forward to a better package if you get a job in a corporate institution or big organisation. A job as a bank PO will also get you a higher package.

The salary you get at a job depends on several factors. Experience you have, the city in which you get a job and the Industry in which you get the job affects the amount of salary you will get. More the experience you have higher the amount of salary will be and having a job in a big cities like - Bangalore, New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad and Kolkata also get you high amount of salary. Getting a job in industries like telecommunication, information technology, auditing and tax service, consulting, banking, manufacturing and financial services will get you a higher salary package.

Job opportunities abroad for B.com graduates – holders of B.com degree also get very attractive job opportunities in many foreign countries as well. Mainly Middle East countries and Commonwealth countries offer numerous professional job opportunities to the students who have completed graduation from B.com. These countries are –

  • Canada
  • Ireland
  • United Kingdom
  • South Africa
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Qatar
  • Oman
  • United Arab Emirates.

Scope of B.com Degree – B.com is a high value course if you compare it with the other non-professional degree for the bachelor level. With a graduation degree in commerce, you are qualified to seek for a work position in big organisations in both government and the private sector. The B.com degree gives student knowledge about business that is why industrial corporations give preference to graduates from B.com fiord positions like sales, marketing, purchase, finance, commercial, accounts and stores.

Many universities in India offer B.com course to students. Almost every university in India offer B.com course but there are some universities in India offer B.com degree course and B.com honors both. Some of the top universities in India you can choose to obtain a B.com degree are –

  • Delhi University
  • University of Calcutta
  • Bangalore University
  • University of Madras
  • Savitribai Phule (Pune University)
  • Calicut University.

Higher studies after B.com – there are many courses after B.com that a student can pursue. Some of those courses are – M.com, MBA, CA (Chartered Accountancy), CS (Company Secretary), ICWA (Cost and Work Accountancy), MHM (Master of Hotel Management) and LLB.

For a B.com graduate there is also option of appearing in exams of civil services. By clearing the civil services examination students can work on the prestigious positions like –

  • IPS Officer
  • IAS Officer
  • IRS Officer
  • IFS Officer.

in simple words, after completing graduation from B.com a student gets never ending career options and not only in India, the B.com degree get a student amazing job opportunities from other countries like – Dubai, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Canada, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.

Making career in private sector after B.com –

a graduate student having b.com degree will be able to find in the private sector with a good salary package with various other benefits and perks in the fields like –

  • banking and insurance industry
  • automobile industry
  • media industry
  • hospitality industry
  • BPO industry
  • telecom industry
  • FMCG industry
  • retail industry
  • consumer durables industry

In the beginning you will work on the position like – sales officer (accounts), assistant manager, accounts manager, financial manager, company law assistant or accounts consultant. Also you are able to score higher marks in your B.com examinations you will get good job opportunities. The minimum requirement of marks is 55%. if you are able to get 55% in the examination you will eligible to apply in the companies like – TCS, DELL, IBM, HP, WIPRO, Convergys, Accenture and many more top companies. These companies are continuously in need of employees who are graduated from commerce for the accounting procedure. These companies also pay very rewarding salary packages to their employees.

Job opportunities in public sector after B.com –

There are many people who seek for a secure job and secured jobs are available in the public sector. In today's world, the security of a job is very important for a person to survive. After completing graduation from B.com if you are looking for a secure job then you should prepare for the examinations organised by SSC, Defence (Air Force, Navy and Army), Railways, and UPSC. You can get a career as accounts assistant, excise officer, district treasury officer, accounts clerk, tax assistant, assistant registrar and assistant collector. In addition, you can also make a career in the banking sector. There is no requirement of specially mentioning that applicants from the commerce field get amazing salary package and other benefits in public sector jobs and jobs associated with central government.

B.com graduate beginning salary for different positions –

with the change and development in everything, job opportunities for the graduates from B.com is increased but the salary packages offered to the usual work positions is also improved. Having a degree of B.com will also give you the opportunity to make a career in the IT sector and KPO, BPO and ITES other than the job opportunities offered in the public and private sectors. Salary packages offered in the sectors mentioned above is very incredible. As a newcomer in the field you can expect a salary between the range of 14000 to 20000 rupees monthly in mostly all the organisations. And on the basis of your performance and employer you will get an increase in the salary and other benefits. if you get a job in the public sector bank and get the position of PO (probationary officer) you will monthly earn between 36000 to 60000 rupees. For the same position private sector banks offer monthly salary between 25000 to 45000 rupees. Salary you get is always affected by the city, experience and industry.

With skills, knowledge and qualification, you can build a great career after getting the B.com degree as there is no end to opportunities.

 

Author's Bio: 

Akash Chauhan is a Content Marketing Specialist at TIPA, Top Computer Training Institutes For Accounting in Delhi that offers Accounting Coursesone year courses after 12 and Diploma in Finance. Akash also writes about accounting for the TIPA.