The Bachelor of Commerce program aims to provide strong academic knowledge and skills required to match the needs of growing industry and commerce. The program provides a strong theoretical foundation for those who wish to pursue higher studies in professional and advanced post graduate courses such as Chartered Accountant, MBA, and M.Com. The B.Com program is preferable to other business based courses due to its strong academic knowledge-base, an essential requirement for effective analysis and evaluation of business and economic situations.
This is a broad and inter-disciplinary program in business studies. It deals with knowledge and understanding of conceptual and applied aspects of management and business. It also helps to develop skills to adapt and respond to change, acquire skills in organizing, planning and presenting work independently and in groups. Besides these, students will be able to develop entrepreneurial skills for self-employment. This three-year-long program is expected to produce graduates with excellent skills in entrepreneurship and marketing, through activities including a continuous processes of proposal and report writing, surveys and individual and group presentations.
Broadly, the purpose and intention of the programme is to offer opportunities to the Bhutanese to pursue higher studies and enhance their education and opportunities in life. Specifically, the programme will prepare students to grow into practicing sociologists and political scientists.