DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Dr. Ifthikhar Hussain

HOD | Associate Professor /Chairman (Commerce)/Director(AS&R)

E-mail: hodcom@uokajk.edu.pk Phone: +92-5826-960035

Introduction

In order to address enlarging demand of the people of the State of Azad Jammu & Kashmir department of Commerce was established in October 1996. The elementary purpose of this department was to equip the nationals of the State with the insight of discipline of commerce. The degree programs offered aim at enhancing and nurturing understanding of the graduates in the fields of finance and accounting. Our graduates are successfully utilizing their flair in various sectors of economy as well as managing their own business. Following are the programs offered under this department:

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

There has always been a need for persons with good command of finance and accounting. So the program of M.Com was started in 1996 in order to equip the students with sufficient knowledge of these fields mostly succeed in getting very attractive jobs in different departments in public and private sectors. Though finance and accounting are their major fields they find a good place in many other walks of professional life like industry, trade and corporate bodies. They can scratch an attractive career in financial institutions too. Corporate bodies, stock exchange and NGOs also have an ample place for them; and due to their subject combination at the graduate and the postgraduate level, they find their way very clear in multiple directions.

Career / Job Opportunities

Commerce graduates may go for higher education to pursue the prestigious career in the field of finance and accounting after successful completion of Chartered of Accountancy (CA), Certified Financial Analyst (CFA), Cost and Works Accountants (CWA), Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Company Secretary Ship (CS). In general, world is open for commerce graduates especially banking (local/national/foreign banks), investments (equity research analyst, investment banker, mutual fund executive, capital market manager, asset manager, venture capitalist and real estate), insurance (public and private insurance companies in life and non-life insurance), capital markets (stock exchanges and OTCs), management, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO), accounting, taxation and audit departments, private and public organization have great attraction and opportunities for them.

Eligibility

Eligibility requirements for M.Com are as under:

  • BBA/B.Com or equivalent from any HEC recognized University with at least 2nd division with 45% aggregate in annual system or GPA 2.5 in semester system.
  • Entry test is mandatory for admission in M.Com.
  • Overall merit comprises of Academic Record and Entry Test result.
  • Age should not be more than 27 year on last date of reception of applications.

 

Scheme of Studies

Duration: 4-6 Semesters

Total Credit Hours: 60

Course Work: 60 Credits Hours

Oral / Comprehensive Examination: S/U Basis

Internship / Practical Training: S/U Basis

Semester I

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hours

MC-511

Principles of Management

03

MC-512

Principles of Marketing

03

MC-513

Business Communication & Report Writing

03

MC-514

Financial Accounting

03

MC-515

Computer Application to Business

03

Semester II

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-521

Financial Management

03

MC-522

International Business

03

MC-523

Research Methods & Techniques

03

MC-524

Advanced Cost Accounting

03

MC-525

Human Resource Management

03

Semester III

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-631

Project Management

03

MC-632

Managerial Accounting

03

MC-633

Quantitative Techniques in Business

03

MC

Elective course

03

MC

Elective course

03

 

Internship Report

S/U

Semester IV

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-641

Advanced Financial Accounting

03

MC-642

Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management

03

MC-643

Strategic Management

03

MC

Elective course

03

MC

Elective course

03

MC-684

Oral Comprehensive Examination

S/U

MC-685

Internship/Practical Training

S/U

 

Field of Specialization

Finance

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-644

Islamic Principles of Finance

 

03

MC-645

Banking Management

03

MC-646

Financial Institutions & Markets

03

MC-647

Specialized Financial Institutions

03

MC-648

Insurance Management

03

MC-649

Analysis of Financial Statements

 

03

MC-650

Business Taxation Law and Problems

03

MC-651

International Finance

03

MC-652

Corporate Finance

03

 

Accounting

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-660

Advanced Accounting Theory & Problems

03

MC-661

Governmental Accounting

03

MC-662

Advanced Auditing Problems

03

MC-663

Cost Accounting for Selected Industries

03

MC-664

International Accounting

03

MC-665

Advanced Management Auditing

03

 

Marketing

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-668

International Marketing

03

MC-669

Marketing & Retailing Management

03

MC-670

Advertising & Sales Management

03

MC-671

Marketing Research

03

MC-672

Hotel & Restaurant Management

03

 

Human Resource Management

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-673

Career Management & Planning

03

MC-674

Human Resource Development

03

MC-675

Human Resource Information System

03

MC-676

International HRM

03

MC-677

Strategic HRM

03

MC-678

Organizational Development

 

03

MC-679

Industrial Relation & Labor Law in Pakistan

 

03

MC-680

Compensation Management

03

MC-681

Seminar in HRM

03

 

Information Technology

Course Code

Subjects Title

Credit Hrs.

MC-682

System Analysis & Design

03

MC-683

Database Management

03

MC-684

Advanced Database Management

03

MC-685

Office Automation Tools

03

MC-686

Computer Programming

03

MC-687

Web Technology & Programming

03

MC-688

Data Communication & Networks

03

MC-689

Mobile Communication

 

03

MC-690

Broad Band Communications

03

MC-691

Software Project Management

03

MC-692

Enterprise Resource Planning Software

03

MC-693

Seminar in IT

03

 

BS Commerce

Introduction

In order to provide sound background in the field of BS Commerce (4- year) program was started in 2010. This program is highly accepted in the market. This program will provide the strongest foundation of specialized knowledge to meet the acute need of skilled commerce graduates in the market.

Job Opportunities

Commerce graduates may go for higher education to pursue prestigious career in the field of finance and accounting after successful completion of Chartered of Accountancy (CA), Certified Financial Analyst (CFA), Cost and Works Accountants (CWA), Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Company Secretary Ship (CS). In general, world is open for commerce graduates especially banking (local/national/foreign banks), investments (equity research analyst, investment banker, mutual fund executive, capital market manager, asset manager, venture capitalist and real estate), insurance (public and private insurance companies in life and non-life insurance), capital markets (stock exchanges and OTCs), management, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO), accounting, taxation and audit departments, private and public organization have great attraction and opportunities for them.

Eligibility

The eligibility criterion for admission in BS Commerce is F.A/F.Sc. /I. Com and ICS or equivalent with at least second division from any recognized institution. Age should not be more than 22 year on last date of reception of applications. The entry test/interview is compulsory to determine the merit.

Scheme of Studies

Duration: 8-10 Semesters

Total Credit Hours: 136

Course Work: 130 Credits Hours

Research Project & Viva Voce/Internship Report & Viva Voce along 06 Cr. Hrs.

With a Course form List of Elective Courses / Two Courses from the

 List of Elective Courses

 

Semester I

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 3101

Islamic Studies

2

BSCOM- 3102

Functional English

3

BSCOM- 3103

Introduction to Business

3

BSCOM- 3104

Principles of Accounting

3

BSCOM- 3105

Micro Economics

3

BSCOM- 3106

Business Mathematics

3

Total

17

Semester II

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 3201

Pak studies

2

BSCOM- 3202

Communication Skills

3

BSCOM- 3203

Computer Application in Business

3

BSCOM- 3204

Financial Accounting

3

BSCOM- 3205

Macro Economics

3

BSCOM- 3205

Business Statistics

3

Total

17

Semester III

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 4301

Business Law

3

BSCOM- 4302

Business Taxation

3

BSCOM- 4303

Principles of Business Finance

3

BSCOM- 4304

Advanced Accounting-I

3

BSCOM- 4305

Economic Issues of Pakistan

3

BSCOM- 4306

Business Psychology

3

Total

18

Semester IV

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 4401

Principles of Auditing

3

BSCOM- 4402

Technical Writing and Presentation Skills

3

BSCOM- 4403

Cost Accounting

3

BSCOM- 4404

Advanced Accounting-II

3

BSCOM- 4405

Entrepreneurship

3

BSCOM- 4406

Inferential Statistics

3

Total

18

Semester V

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 5501

Research Methods in Business

3

BSCOM- 5502

Managerial Economics

3

BSCOM- 5503

Financial Management

3

BSCOM- 5504

Principles of Marketing

3

BSCOM- 5505

Principles of Management

3

BSCOM- 5506

Introduction to Sociology

3

Total

18

Semester VI

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 5601

Strategic Management

3

BSCOM- 5602

Principles of Risk Management and Insurance

3

BSCOM- 5603

Human Resource Management

3

BSCOM- 5604

Managerial Accounting

3

BSCOM- 5605

Arabic

3

BSCOM-

Elective-I 

3

Total

18

Semester VII

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 6701

E-Commerce

3

BSCOM- 6702

Financial Institutions and Markets

3

BSCOM- 6703

Project Management

3

BSCOM- 6704

Corporate Governance

3

BSCOM-

Elective-II

3

BSCOM-

Elective-III

3

Total

18

Semester VIII

Course Codes

Subject Title

Credit Hours

BSCOM- 6801

International Business and Finance

3

BSCOM-

Elective-IV

3

BSCOM- 6802

Research Project and Viva Voce         

(3+3)=06

(OR)

BSCOM- 6803

Internship and Viva Voce                                    

03

BSCOM-

Elective Course

03

(OR)

BSCOM-

Two Courses  from  the List of Elective Courses

(3+3)=06

Total

12

Total Credit Hours

136

 

Field of Specialization

1.FINANCE     

Course Codes

Subject Title

BSCOM- 6901

Analysis of Financial Statements

BSCOM- 6902

Islamic Principles of Finance

BSCOM- 6903

Corporate Finance

BSCOM- 6904

Banking Management

BSCOM- 6905

Insurance Management

BSCOM- 6906

Behavioral Finance

BSCOM- 6907

International Financial Management

BSCOM- 6908

Venture Capital

BSCOM- 6909

Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management

 

2.ACCOUNTING  

BSCOM- 6910

Advanced Accounting Theory & Problems

BSCOM- 6911

Governmental Accounting

BSCOM- 6912

Advanced Auditing Problems

BSCOM- 6913

Cost Accounting for Selected Industries

BSCOM- 6914

International Accounting

BSCOM- 6916

Advanced Management Accounting

BSCOM- 6917

Corporate Reporting

BSCOM- 6918

Accounting for Associations Not-for-profit

BSCOM- 6919

 Forensic Accounting

 

3.ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE

(4 Courses – 2 from each Category without overlapping)

 

4. Auditing and Taxation

Auditing ( 2 Courses)

(4 Courses – 2 from each Category)

BSCOM- 6920

Auditing and Assurance

BSCOM- 6921

Forensic and Investigation Auditing

BSCOM- 6922

Internal Control System, Information Systems and Compliance

BSCOM- 6923

Performance Audit and Evaluation

Taxation (2 Courses)

BSCOM- 6924

Corporate Taxation

BSCOM- 6925

Sales Tax, Excise Duty and Customs

BSCOM- 6926

Local and Provincial Laws

BSCOM- 6927

Global Taxation

 

Post Graduate Diploma in Cost and Management Accounting (2 Semester)

Introduction

This diploma course is being offered in order to provide a sound base to the students of Commerce, Business and to general business community who intend to increase their knowledge in the field of accounting. The ever growing business activities in the world especially in South Asian region demand a specialized base in accounting and management. In order to cope with the increasing need of economic activities in business field, one should have grip on recording, analyzing and decision making capabilities. Keeping in view the demand of this Post Graduate Diploma for the youngsters of the State of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, it is being offered now.

Eligibility

The graduates having at least second division are eligible; however, preference will be given to Commerce & Business graduates.

Scheme of Studies

This program will consist upon 1 year (2 semesters) duration. In each semester four courses will be offered.

Duration: 2-4 Semesters

Total Credit Hours: 24

Course Work: 24 Credits Hours

Oral / Comprehensive Examination: S/U Basis

Internship / Practical Training: S/U Basis 

Course Structure

1st Semester

Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.

CMA-311 Principles of Management 3

CMA-312 Principles of Marketing 3

CMA-313 Financial Accounting 3

CMA-314 Cost Accounting 3

 

 

2nd Semester

Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.

CMA-321 Computer Application in Business 3

CMA-322 Financial Management 3

CMA-323 Management Accounting 3

CMA-324 Analysis of Financial Statement 3

Faculty


Dr. Ifthikhar Hussain

Associate Professor /Chairman (Commerce)/Director(AS&R)

E-mail: hodcom@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960035

Prof. Dr. Mushtaq Ahmed Sajid

Professor / Dean

E-mail: deanfc@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960043

Mr. Mudassar Anwar Sawati

Assistant Professor

E-mail: mudassar.anwar@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone:

Mr. Asif Khan

Assistant Professor

E-mail: khanasif82@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960035

Mr. Asad Ullah

Assistant Professor/Chairman

E-mail: asad.ullah@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone:

Mr. Atif Khan

Lecturer

E-mail: atif.khan@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960035

Mr. Abid Hussain

Research Associate

E-mail: abid.hussain@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960035

Mr. Haroon Naseer

Research Associate

E-mail: haroon.naseer@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960035

Mr. Mohammad Ishtiaq

Research Associate

E-mail: m.ishtiaq@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960035

Mr. Arfaq Waseem

Research Associate

E-mail: arfaq.waseem@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: +92-5826-960035

Quick Links

The Campus
Faculty / Staff
Laboratories