Since the invention of modern education system in India, commerce has been one of the top subjects in higher studies. It is one such subject, the concepts of which can be applied to all the sectors of our lives—personal as well as private. Although many of us know about the best institutions imparting commercial education in India and in the big cities, little do we know about colleges in small cities or states outside the most important few.
Let’s have a look at some top 5 commerce colleges in Kerala for those who’ve passed 10+2 recently —
5. BCM College for Women
Located in the picturesque city of Kottayam, BCM College or Bishop Chulaparambil Memorial College for Women is one of the most prestigious commerce colleges for women in Kerala. Among a variety of courses that the college has to offer, a 3 years’ Bachelor Degree in Commerce is one of the most sorted after. The college is affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University and demands 10+2 as the basic eligibility criterion for admission. The rest of the selection procedure and admission scheme is based on the rules laid by the university. The college keeps on hosting seminars and workshops throughout the year which aids in preparing the students for a brilliant career henceforth.
4. All Saints’ College
Located in the capital city of Thiruvananthapuram, All Saints’ College is one of the best and among the most demanded commerce colleges in Kerala where B.Com degree course was started way back in 1980. The college offers a B.com degree with finance as an optional paper. The college is affiliated to Kerala University and it is the university’s rules regarding the selection procedure and admission that the college follows. However, to get into a B.com degree course of three years, the candidate needs to be a 10+2 pass out. To facilitate education among the socially as well as economically backward but meritorious students, the college comes up with hosts of scholarships and awards each year. The college also has pick-up and drop facility by their own buses.
3. Mahatma Gandhi Arts and Science College
Located at Panur in the Kannur district of Kerala, the Mahatma Gandhi Arts and Science College offers courses on Science and Commerce and is affiliated to the University of Kannur. It offers a 3-year full time bachelor’s degree course in Commerce (B.Com), the eligibility criterion of which is 10+2. However, the selection procedure and the admission are based on the rules laid down by the Kannur University. The college admits around 40 students every year to its B.Com degree course.
2. Aquinas College
Established in the year 1981, Aquinas College is located in Cochin and is among the most reputed ones in Kerala. The main aim behind the foundation of this college was to provide opportunities for quality education to the people of economically backward and socially minority communities, especially the Latin Catholic Community. Among an array of courses which the college offers, a three-year full time degree program in Commerce (Bachelors in Commerce) is also there. The eligibility criterion for the same is 10+2 and the admission is based on merit. The college is affiliated to the famous Mahatma Gandhi University.
1. A.V. Abdurahiman Haji Arts & Science College
One of the best and most sorted after commerce colleges in Kerala to study commerce, A.V Abdurahiman Haji Arts and Science College which is affiliated to the University of Calicut. As a part of commercial studies, the college offers a B.com degree with Computer Application as an optional subject. According to the new method proposed by the university, the evaluation scheme is based on performances in internal as well as external exams where the former carries 25% weightage while the latter carries 75% weightage. There are 40 seats in total for the B.com course is based on merit thereafter which he or she has to appear for an interview for final selection. Since it is a Government aided institutions, the fees are very nominal, making this one of the most preferred institutions around.