Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has introduced a special degree, B.Com (A&F) for the January 2011 session.
The degree has been designed in collaboration with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and will be useful exclusively for CA students. Admission process for the programme is open at TJPS College, IGNOU study centre here.
According to Ch. Ram Prasad and M.V A. Santha Rao, coordinator and assistant coordinators of the centre, the course is useful to students of CA who have registered for the IPCC or passed Group-1 as there is provision of transfer of credits of the subjects cleared in CPT and IPCC to B.Com (A & F).
Besides students can claim exemption from the study of subjects already studied in CPT and IPCC and also acquire B.Com degree in just one year by earning 32 credits.
For further details one can contact- 0863-2244955 during 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on working days except on Mondays and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays.