B.Com (Hons)- Banking and Insurance

DETAILS

Banking, Management Insurance gives students an in-depth understanding of the economic, financial and banking affairs. It helps students gain adequate knowledge about the management of financial risk along with the general management areas such as strategy, marketing, and organisational studies. The B.Com (Hons) with specialization in Banking Insurance course aims to inculcate training and practical approach among the students by using modern technologies, and also to give adequate exposure to the operational environment in the field of banking.

Duration of Program

3 years (6 Semesters)

Seats

120*

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UPES’ curriculum framework is holistic in its overall structure and yet focuses on the individual need of the student to discover, experience, explore and challenge. Along with the core subject, students have the option to choose from subject-focused specialisations. They are also allowed to choose minor/exploratory subject from other schools at UPES that are: School of Engineering, School of Computer Science, School of Law, School of Business, School of Health Sciences, School of Design, School of Modern Media, and School of Liberal Studies.

Further, based on the multifaceted needs of the global workplace and evolving lifestyles, the curriculum offers Signature and Life-Skills courses through School for Life. To round off this learning experience, students are required to do mandatory internships in the social sector, government/public sector, and industry. The combinations available for students to pick and choose from are endless, ensuring both depth and width of knowledge.

  • Auditors
  • Actuaries
  • Finance Manager
  • Budget Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Investments Analyst
  • Cost Estimators
  • Insurance Manager
  • Personal Financial Advisory
  • Stock Brokers
  • Loan Officer
  • Risk Analyst
  • Credit and Risk Manager
  • Personal Banker

Minimum 50% marks in Classes X and XII

COURSE

 

Course Credits Percentage
Major Foundation 47 36%
Major Core 30 23%
Specialization 6 5%
Dissertation 6 5%
Life Skills 12 9%
Signature 15 11%
Minor/Exploratory 15 11%
Total 131 100%
SFLI Total 42 32%

 

SEMESTER I

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
ECON 1001 Business Economics I 3
DSQT 1001 Business Mathematics 3
FINC 1003 Financial Accounting 3
HUMN 1001 Business Communication  3
HRES 2001 Organizational Behavior 3
GMHR 1201 Introduction to Management & Leadership  3
FINC 1007 Cost Accounting 3
SLICL01 Learning How to learn 2
SLICL02 Living Conversations 2
TOTAL   25

 

SEMESTER II

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
HRES 3001 Human Resource Management 3
ECON 1006 Business Economics II 3
FINC 1002 Financial Management 3
MKTG 2001 Marketing Management 3
FINC 1006 Corporate Accounting 3
SLICS01 Critical Thinking and Writing 3
SLICL03 Leadership and Teamwork 2
  Minor/Exploratory   I 3
TOTAL   23

 

SEMESTER III

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
DSRM 2001 Research Methodology & Report Writing 3
  Operations Research 3
FINC 2021 Financial Modelling 3
  Specialisation  Paper 1 3
MKTG 2008 Social Media Marketing  3
  Minor/Exploratory   II 3
SLICL04 Design Thinking 2
SLICS02 Ethical Leadership in the 21st Century (Human Values and Ethics) 3
TOTAL   23

 

SEMESTER IV

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
STGM 3002 Business Policy & Strategy 3
SDCS 2001 Creativity innovation and foresight 3
  Specialisation Paper 2 3
FINC 3009 Investment Banking 3
  Minor/Exploratory  III 3
SLICS03 Environment and Sustainability - Himalaya Fellowship 3
SLICL05 Working with Data 2
TOTAL   20

 

SEMESTER V

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
HRES 3003 Project Management 3
DIST 3101 Dissertation I 2
  Commodity Trading and Risk Management 3
DSBA 2002 Social and Web Analytics  3
  Behavioural Finance 3
FINC 3008 Merger Acquisition & Corporate Restructuring  3
SLICL06 Persuasive Presence 2
  Minor/Exploratory IV 3
SLICS04 Start your Start-up 3
TOTAL   25

 

SEMESTER VI

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
GMHR 1301 Corporate Social Responsibility 2
FINC 3017 Introduction to Derivatives 3
DIST 3102 Dissertation II 4
  Signature 5 3
  Minor/Exploratory V 3
TOTAL   15

 

SPECIALIZATION

 

Specialisation Paper 1 Foreign exchange management in banking operations FINC 2022
Specialisation Paper  2 International Banking FINC 2028
     

 

LIFE SKILLS

 

Life Skills Credits  
Learning how to learn 2 Life Skill I
Living Conversations 2 Life Skill II
 Leadership and Teamwork 2 Life Skill III
Design Thinking 2 Life Skill  IV
Working With Data 2 Life Skill   V
Persuasive Presence 2 Life Skill  VI

 

SIGNATURE

 

Signature Credits  
Critical Thinking and Writing 3 Signature 1
Ethical Leadership in the 21st Century (Human Values and Ethics) 3 Signature II
Environment and Sustainability - Himalaya Fellowship 3 Signature III
Start your Start-up 3 Signature  IV
Choose from the basket below: 3 Signature V
Solving Complex Problems SLIES01  
Technologies of the Future SLIES02  
Future Casting SLIES03  
Managing Relationships and Being Happy SLIES04  

 

Career Prospects
  • Auditors
  • Actuaries
  • Finance Manager
  • Budget Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Investments Analyst
  • Cost Estimators
  • Insurance Manager
  • Personal Financial Advisory
  • Stock Brokers
  • Loan Officer
  • Risk Analyst
  • Credit and Risk Manager
  • Personal Banker
Eligibility

Minimum 50% marks in Classes X and XII

Curriculum

COURSE

 

Course Credits Percentage
Major Foundation 47 36%
Major Core 30 23%
Specialization 6 5%
Dissertation 6 5%
Life Skills 12 9%
Signature 15 11%
Minor/Exploratory 15 11%
Total 131 100%
SFLI Total 42 32%

 

SEMESTER I

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
ECON 1001 Business Economics I 3
DSQT 1001 Business Mathematics 3
FINC 1003 Financial Accounting 3
HUMN 1001 Business Communication  3
HRES 2001 Organizational Behavior 3
GMHR 1201 Introduction to Management & Leadership  3
FINC 1007 Cost Accounting 3
SLICL01 Learning How to learn 2
SLICL02 Living Conversations 2
TOTAL   25

 

SEMESTER II

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
HRES 3001 Human Resource Management 3
ECON 1006 Business Economics II 3
FINC 1002 Financial Management 3
MKTG 2001 Marketing Management 3
FINC 1006 Corporate Accounting 3
SLICS01 Critical Thinking and Writing 3
SLICL03 Leadership and Teamwork 2
  Minor/Exploratory   I 3
TOTAL   23

 

SEMESTER III

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
DSRM 2001 Research Methodology & Report Writing 3
  Operations Research 3
FINC 2021 Financial Modelling 3
  Specialisation  Paper 1 3
MKTG 2008 Social Media Marketing  3
  Minor/Exploratory   II 3
SLICL04 Design Thinking 2
SLICS02 Ethical Leadership in the 21st Century (Human Values and Ethics) 3
TOTAL   23

 

SEMESTER IV

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
STGM 3002 Business Policy & Strategy 3
SDCS 2001 Creativity innovation and foresight 3
  Specialisation Paper 2 3
FINC 3009 Investment Banking 3
  Minor/Exploratory  III 3
SLICS03 Environment and Sustainability - Himalaya Fellowship 3
SLICL05 Working with Data 2
TOTAL   20

 

SEMESTER V

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
HRES 3003 Project Management 3
DIST 3101 Dissertation I 2
  Commodity Trading and Risk Management 3
DSBA 2002 Social and Web Analytics  3
  Behavioural Finance 3
FINC 3008 Merger Acquisition & Corporate Restructuring  3
SLICL06 Persuasive Presence 2
  Minor/Exploratory IV 3
SLICS04 Start your Start-up 3
TOTAL   25

 

SEMESTER VI

 

 Subject Code Subject  Credits 
GMHR 1301 Corporate Social Responsibility 2
FINC 3017 Introduction to Derivatives 3
DIST 3102 Dissertation II 4
  Signature 5 3
  Minor/Exploratory V 3
TOTAL   15

 

SPECIALIZATION

 

Specialisation Paper 1 Foreign exchange management in banking operations FINC 2022
Specialisation Paper  2 International Banking FINC 2028
     

 

LIFE SKILLS

 

Life Skills Credits  
Learning how to learn 2 Life Skill I
Living Conversations 2 Life Skill II
 Leadership and Teamwork 2 Life Skill III
Design Thinking 2 Life Skill  IV
Working With Data 2 Life Skill   V
Persuasive Presence 2 Life Skill  VI

 

SIGNATURE

 

Signature Credits  
Critical Thinking and Writing 3 Signature 1
Ethical Leadership in the 21st Century (Human Values and Ethics) 3 Signature II
Environment and Sustainability - Himalaya Fellowship 3 Signature III
Start your Start-up 3 Signature  IV
Choose from the basket below: 3 Signature V
Solving Complex Problems SLIES01  
Technologies of the Future SLIES02  
Future Casting SLIES03  
Managing Relationships and Being Happy SLIES04  

 

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