Difference between BCom (Hons) and BCom (General)


BCom (Hons) is a three year undergraduate degree program modelled to provide the student with a wide range of managerial skills and building competence in a particular area. It also helps in preparing the students for the realities of the modern business world. This program acts as a stepping stone for the students who wish to continue with higher education and pursue research in their chosen field as well as more advanced coursework. With the help of this course, students get specialisation in a particular subject in a final year.

This program is basically designed to integrate knowledge and skill and provide a high quality education in business studies. It is an intensive program which assists to serve the needs of those who intend to work in the business houses and also start their own businesses.

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com, General) is a three year undergraduate degree program which provides a foundation in all aspects of commerce. This degree can be pursued by a student only after successful completion of HSC (10+2) exam from any stream with English as a passing subject. However, students are admitted to this course on the basis of their merit in their HSC examination results, there is no entrance examination for this degree. This course is offered in many different disciplines so as to train candidates in a particular field. As this course is directly related to the basic business requirements, the prospect of this course is very bright and it is the most studied program all over the world. It covers a very wide realm of employment prospects globally.

This is a career-oriented degree which prepares graduates for a wide range of careers in the business world. Students can opt for various post-graduate programs like MBA, MCom, etc only after completing the degree of Bachelor of Commerce.



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63 Responses to “Difference between BCom (Hons) and BCom (General)”

  1. 63
    Niraj Patel:

    Me Sir, I am intermediate student of Bihar. Sir, main B.com karna chahta hu. To iske li hame total 3year general expenses admission leke kitna ho jayega?

  2. 62
    kanchan verma:

    hello sir…i am doing b.com hons. From s.o.l d.u…is there not any scop to get graduate from open university? Is there any difficulty to get admsion in good collage after b.com from s.o.l d.u?

  3. 61
    kedar kumar:

    i apper in b.com last session exam and after b.com i do the cat what is qualification of cat

  4. 60
    rahu ltiwari:

    what is difference between b.com simple and b.com honours how b.com honours better than b.com simple.
    sir plese tell me about this confuision.

  5. 59
    ramesh devar:

    sir sslc is 58% age23 i elegebal B.com repaly me sir

  6. 58
    yog jadhav:

    iam fyba pass can i do sy bcom in ycmou

  7. 57

    can i do ca with b.com honours??

  8. 56
    Geeta maitry:

    Hello sir, i have completed my b.com (gen.) From mumbai university in the year 2011-12. Now i wanted to do my M.com-1 from mumbai university as a correspondence. So, what is the site for online M.com admissions ?please reply sir thank u

  9. 55

    which is best b.com general or b.com hons??

  10. 54

    what difference between b com private and b com regular

  11. 53
    Nidhi Singh:

    please give me the time table of B.COM 1st year

  12. 52

    is maths compulsory for bcom hons…???
    n what is the scope of doing it???
    what can be done after it???

  13. 51

    I am doing bcom general extended and i want to change to bcom human resource management. Are these courses the same thing

  14. 50
    krishna tayal:

    i have passed 12 class can i do CA

  15. 49

    i want to study in bhu for b.com and i like to know to know which is better for me b.com(honours)ya b.com (general)

  16. 48

    if i m aiming for mba, wat should i do at graduation level?? bcom or bba?

  17. 47

    I am in 12th & I want to do C.A.after graduation so tell me what would I prefer either bcom or bcom honours

  18. 46

    B.com genaral Year Of Question Paper 2005-2012
    business tamil
    elements of insurance
    English prose And Usage
    Management Principles
    Financial Accounting

  19. 45

    Sir, I am doing b.com (general) which is the better careers option for me after b.com

  20. 44
    babita mishra:

    i passed 10+2 without maths my optional subject was hindi . can i apply for b.com (hons) in bhu entrance examination

  21. 43

    Sir, i have got 76% in B.com course.
    which field would i select to apply for job?

  22. 42

    Hello sir i am doing T.Y.B.COM . which is better course after b.com please tell me my career solution

  23. 41
    swati kumari:

    i am a 12th passed student from science stream and i am doing b.com now have i choosen the right option??

  24. 40

    i m doing CA and i want to know which course is better with CA b.com (general) or b.com (hons). Please tell me soon.

  25. 39
    dhivya dhivi:

    im a biology student , im intrested to do b.com. can i do?

  26. 38
    dhivya dhivi:

    can i do b.com after completing 12th with biology group? can u pls suggest me whether commerce is necessary to do b.com?

  27. 37
    ranjana kumari:

    i m doing CA and want to just ask that with CA which is best B.COM regular or with correspondence

  28. 36

    i have done 12th in commerce but without maths can i get admission in b.com[hons] from Delhi university?

  29. 35
    sunil kanojia:

    sir I passed my cbse exam of class 12th, I got marks in english- 41, economics- 33, business- 40, accoutancy- 44, painting- 82, and additional subject is math-21,
    total percentage with math 43.6%
    percentage without math 48%
    sir, I am S.C student can i get admission in b.com(pass).

  30. 34
    sachin bhati:

    i wanna get admission in b.com(hon) i have math. After 12th result declaration i can get admission,OBC candidate.Please response soon.

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    ranveer singh:

    sir i passed my isc exam with 53% and 54 in commerce and 57 in accounts but less marks in economics and without maths can i get admission in bcom(hons.)?

  33. 31
    Akash kumar nigam:

    I live in Azamgarh.
    sir actually maine apne yaha ke head post office se speed post
    kiya tha but sir post office se jo sleep mughe mikli to
    sir I think mai form ko track karu but sir track karne par NO CONSIGNMENT bata raha hai
    to sir mai kya karu
    mera form delevry ho gayi hai ki nahi?

  34. 30

    good morning sir iam ramesh intermediate compted parcentage 74

  35. 29

    courses which i can do after passing 12th mec

  36. 28

    sir, i have given 12th boards this year n i want to go for b.com(hons). can i do dat from delhi university witout having maths in 12th?

  37. 27
    bhawna ahlawat:

    sir, this year i have cleared my 12th boards.
    sir i wanted to know wether b.com(general) or b.com (honours) would be more beneficial..?? because i have learnt that b.com is simple & now a days students are going for b.com honours.
    can you please suggest me .. i would be highly obliged.
    thanking you,
    bhawna ahlawat,

  38. 26

    I have interest in business study. which course should i do ?

  39. 25
    jagjeet singh:

    Interested in seeking adm in BCom (Hons)/Gen,in MCM/SD college Chd. What was the cutoff % in 2011?

  40. 24

    “Best” b.com hons colleges in india

  41. 23

    Sir,i am joind in bcom(gen).how will i prepare the entrance exam

  42. 22
    rahul gupta:

    sir,i want to know how much percentage is required for b.com(hon) without maths in DU. what subjects are available in b.com(hon).what is fees required for b.com(hon)and what is hostel facility available

  43. 21

    Should i join iipm

  44. 20
    Akshay Mittal:

    Sir. i would like to ,know when will the forms will be availiable in christ college for b com. Courses gor the academic year 2012

  45. 19
    priyanka pandey:

    its me priyanka pandey ,appeared for my 12th in this year from lucknow .Waiting for my result,after getting my result I want to take admission in your college bhu Can you please inform me the admission criteria,eligibility,and the fees structure of B.com honours and also hostel facility for girls in details.My 1st language is hindi,can i take addition english as my second language. And what is the last day for application for the year 2012.Please inform me as soon as possible through my maid id

  46. 18

    my name is maniraj
    iam joind in bcom
    i have a enters paper

  47. 17

    My name is uma.
    i have done my schooling
    i got a diploma degree in modern office practice
    i complete 10+3 year
    next what can i do
    what course is suitable for me

  48. 16
    akash chourasia:

    Sir,I would like to know about placement in Defence services after completing B.Com.

  49. 15

    Hi sir, Majid here, wants to know the scope of m.com through ignou

  50. 14

    I have comleted my M.com and want to get a job in defence area.what i have to do for this?

  51. 13

    i want to do b.com in one year

  52. 12

    i hv done b.com in accounts 2011 now i want to job.plz sugges me what i do

  53. 11

    I have done B.com general course in 2002 with 40% ….now i want to do M.com ,so I want to know am i eligible to do M.com course,If Yes then from where i can do this course and what is the duration and the fees structure…it will be kind if i get detail information about it.

    Thank You

  54. 10
    Deepak joshi:

    Can a person do B.com (hons.) from DU without having maths as a subject in XII

  55. 9
    pragati ghadi:

    i want to ask about fybcom , sybcom,tybcom subject paper with syllabus

  56. 8
    Sankar Singh:

    Hi, I m sankar singh.. I am studying b.com 1st year… I just want to know that after completing or during the b.com study which course should I do for better results in future..?

  57. 7

    i m commerce student i want to knw bcom programme is better than bba ?
    is any relaxation given to student who are doing bba and want to do mba?

  58. 6
    Ankita singh:

    Iam a student of +2 commerce.i want to know in which subjects i can do graduation because i dont want to do accounts and maths.

  59. 5

    after b.com hons. and mba iske bad mujhe kesi job milegi?

  60. 4

    i have given my b.com final year papers then is there any possibility for registration for cs excutive level for december,2011

  61. 3
    avinash kumar dogra:

    how to join indian army?what reqarmeant in indian army?indian army what certifecte need it?

  62. 2

    what sabgets in Bcom

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