Master of Commerce in Finance & Accounting

The course is offered in affiliation to Bangalore University. Recognized as the financial pillar of management sciences, it aims at equipping the students with the requisite knowledge, skills & domain expertise envisaged, by the corporate world, of industry-worthy finance professionals.

The well-structured course exposes the students to the managerial issues in the contemporary world of finance & endeavors to create in the students a sense of confidence & competence in managing these issues, through knowledge dissemination & skill-enhancement.

Incorporating therein all relevant subjects of wide-spectrum application in real time work environment, this course offers the students great career opportunities in the financial & manufacturing sector. The subject content is deep, meaningful & management-oriented.

The entire course is outcome based and faculty are sensitive to ensure that the outcomes for each course is defined well at the beginning of the programme and shared with each student through course hand outs. This ensures expectation setting is taken care of between the learner and the teacher. Interactive lectures, pedagogy that is evolving, assignments and assessments ensure that all students achieve the specified outcomes. The role of the faculty at Presidency thus is more of a mentor, facilitator and learning is outcome based.


The eligibility under Bangalore University is a minimum of 50% (45% n case of SC/ST candidates from Karnataka only) aggregate in graduation from any UGC recognized University.


2 years split into 4 semesters

Departmental Activities

  • Two guest (2) lectures per semester on any current issue of academic relevance supported by one (1) workshop, per semester
  • Industrial visits & outbound trip (at least one (1) per semester) to reinforce conceptual knowledge
  • Encouraging participation of students in various management fests as part of the hands-on learning experience

University Objective

A blend of Class Room Content Delivery (Lecturers) with Power Point Teaching / interactive sessions are enforced to have a friendly & holistic learning will be reinforced through quizzes, short class tests, case studies & finally through Power-point Presentations by the students, in groups, on contemporary issues. Students’ seminars & Group Discussions will add value. Guest Lectures & industrial visit are integrated into the teaching-learning process.

English & soft skill classes are also embedded in the curriculum to hone the communication skills of the students. Continuous internal assessment will be completed with the aid of Mid-Semester & End-Semester Exams, of the institution, with advance notice.

Institutional Objectives

To be delivered by a dedicated team of finance professionals with professional, post graduate and doctorate qualifications, the teaching learning process will also include a model for Soft Skills Training which will in due course make the students of MFA from Presidency College, indeed industry ready and worthy.

01 Dr. K.R. Pundareeka Vittala Professor  & HOD M.Com., MBA (Marketing) MBA (Finance), Ph.D.(Commerce) [Ph.D (Management)]
02 Dr. Aruna Rani Associate Professor M.Com., MBA(FINANCE), MBA(EXECUTIVE), M.Phil, Ph.D
03 Mr. Thilak Venkatesan Associate Professor B.E, MBA, MA (Economics),
04 Mr. Vishweshwar Mensumane Associate Professor MBA (Finance), M.Com., (Ph.D)
05 Ms. Reshma Sibichan Assistant Professor MBA  (Marketing & Finance), UGC NET, (Ph.D)
06 Mr. Vishweswarsastry V.N Assistant Professor MBA,M.COM,M.PHIL, (Ph.d)
07 Ms. Uma Chinchan Associate Professor MBA, M.Com., PGDIBO,  UGC NET, (Ph.D)
08 Ms. Aisha Banu Assistant Professor M.Com., UGC NET, (Ph.D)
09 Ms. Afsana Assistant Professor MIB, (Ph.D)