ACADEMIC PROGRAM : Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) - Accounting


The objective of the Commerce program is to develop a pool of young talent with specialised knowledge in the fields of Accounting


The B.Com programs consist of six semesters spread over three academic years. Each Academic Year consists of two semesters and the duration of each semester is approximately five months.

There are 30 courses including one “project” in these programs spread over six semesters. Each course is of 5(five) credits and of 50 contact hours. Courses offered in the first year (Sem-I and Sem-II) are common to all the students pursuing different functional disciplines.

The honors courses will start from second year onwards.

The students will be divided into groups depending on their choice of honors courses. Honours courses are offered in the areas: Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, and Marketing.


Xavier University will award the following degrees to successful students:


Students are required to exercise their choice of honours at the time of admission.

Course Design:

The school offers industry relevant course curriculum which have been designed by a team of experienced academicians and professionals from the industry.


Semester I Semester II
1. Principles of Management 1. Business Law
2. Financial Accounting –I 2. Managerial Economics
3. Business Mathematics 3. Introduction to OB & HRM
4. English Language & Business Communications-I 4. Principles of Marketing
5. Computer Application for Business 5. Business Statistics
6. English Language & Business Communications-II
Semester III
Honours Papers Core Papers
1.Financial Accounting-II 1.Managerial Economics(Macro)
2.Cost and Management Accounting-I 2.Corporate Laws
3. Direct Tax Laws
Semester IV
1. Financial Management 1. E-Commerce & Computerized Accounting
2. Indirect Tax Laws 2. Banking
3. Cost and Management Accounting-II
Semester – V
1. Corporate Accounting 1. Insurance and Risk Management
2. Financial Statement Analysis 2. Entrepreneurship Development
Semester – VI
1. International Finance 1. Auditing and Assurance Services
2. Accounting Standards and Corporate Financial Reporting 2. Business Ethics and corporate Governance

Extra-curricular Activities

As a policy, the Institute encourages students to develop team skills and citizenship qualities in addition to academic accomplishments. Enough scope exists in the campus for extracurricular activities through participation in interest-specific, voluntary student associations and other pursuits such as sports, social service, book clubs, music, debates, quizzes, contests, etc.

Hostel Facilities

Limited hostel facilities are available. Preference will be given to students coming from outside Bhubaneswar.

Xavier School of Commerce has obtained the Accreditation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) to impart coaching in CA Foundation Level Course in the Xavier University City Campus. The aspiring students of the School can avail this facility for exams to be held in Nov., 2019. Interested students may contact CA (Dr.) Vijaya Batth, Assistant Professor, XSOC, for more details email us at