The Masters in Arts (English) Programme was started in 1991. For 16 years, it has successfully been sending out MA English graduates who have spread themselves all over the globe. The MA English is a four-semester course designed with the objective of introducing students to a wide range of emerging areas of literary study, to inculcate in them a spirit of critical enquiry and develop their analytical, critical and creative faculty. Papers on language, structure and teaching of English have been included to orient students to the demands of market forces.
Paper 1: British Literature I
Paper 2: British Literature II
Paper 3: Indian Writing In English I
Paper 4: Gender and Literature
Paper 5: Reading Mythology and Folktales (Indian)
Soft Core Paper I: Reading Popular Literature
Paper 6: British Literature III
Paper 7: British Literature IV
Paper 8: Indian Writing in English II
Paper 9: Textual Analysis and Interpretation
Paper 10: Introduction to the Study of English Language
Soft Core Paper II(A): Reading Indias
Cultural Studies: Theory and Method
Paper 11: Teaching of English Language and Literature
Paper 12: Indian Literatures in Translation I
Paper 13: Post-Colonial Literature and Thought I
Paper 14: Visual and Media Texts
Paper 15: European Literature
Open Elective: Approaches to Texts
Paper 16: Modern Critical Theory
Paper 17: Indian Literatures in Translation II
Paper 18: Post-Colonial Literature and Thought II
Paper 19: American Literature
Paper 20: Diasporic Writing
The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a post Graduate Programme affiliated to Bangalore University, started in the year 2003 and approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). The course was designed with the objectives of providing a modern, industry-oriented education in applied computer science so that the students can compete in the present-day global situation. In the span of four semesters, students are well equipped with programming skills, analytical ability and strong knowledge in the field
Computer Organization and Architecture
Programming in C
C Programming Lab
Web Technologies Lab
Database Management Systems
Object Oriented Concepts using Java
Probability and Statistics
Java Programming Lab
Data Structures Lab
Design and Analysis of Algorithms
Linux Programming Lab
Database Management Systems Lab
Mobile Application Development
Python Programming Lab
Mobile Apps Development Lab
Data Mining and Business Intelligence
Artificial Neural Networks
Soft Core II
Mini Project Lab
Research based Project Lab
Industry Project Work / Internship
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a post Graduate Programme affiliated to Bangalore University, started in the year 2007 and approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). The course curriculum is designed with the objective of providing learners up-date knowledge and intuitive insights into business and management theories and practice in the ever-changing business complexities.
Organizational Behaviour & Management Process
Financial and Management Accounting
Operations Research and Quantitative Techniques
Innovation Management (Soft Core)
Economic Environment of Business
Human Resource Management
Business Ethics (Soft Core)
International Business Environment
Management Information System
Electives : Finance / Marketing / Human Resources
Open Elective- Life Style Management
Summer Internship- Project Report & Viva -Voce
Business Policy and Strategic Management
Electives : Finance / Marketing / Human Resources
M.Com (Finacial Analysis)
The M.Com Finacial Analysis (MFA) course has been designed to develop or enhance the accounting and financial management skills necessary to function effectively within private businesses, non-profit organizations, and public agencies. This program also has been designed for people who seek to develop and apply their skills in the areas of auditing, taxation, information systems, and financial analysis, among other subjects.
Accounting Conventions and Standards
Managing People in Organization
Macroeconomics for Business Decisions
QT for Accounting & Finance
Financial Markets & Services
Accounting and Auditing (Soft Core)
International Financial Reporting Standards
Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
Advanced Cost Management
Business Research Methods
Micro Finance (Soft Core)
Futures & Options
Contemporary Issues in Accounting
Asset Liability Management in Banks
Insurance and Risk Management
Goods and Service Tax and Customs Las
Financial Products – Engineering & Marketing
Advanced Financial Management
Security Analysis and portfolio Management
Merchant Banking and Financial Services
Project Appraisal, Planning and Control
International Financial Management
Mergers, Acquisitions and corporate restructuring
Sales & Retail management
Strategic Brand Management
Integrated Marketing Communications
International Marketing Management
Social Media Marketing
Organisations: Structure, Process & Design
Legal Environment for Industrial Relations
Management of Organisational Behaviour & Developing Competencies
Personal Growth & Interpersonal Effectiveness
International Human Resource Management
Team Development & Leadership
Life Style Management
Personal Wealth Management
Startup and Ecosystem
Management Control System
Cost and Management Audit
Strategic Financial Management
M.Sc (Organic Chemistry)
The Masters in Organic Chemistry is a two years full time course spanned out into four semesters. Organic chemistry plays an essential role in a large number of chemical industries. The objectives of this programme are to provide students with an advanced knowledge of areas of organic chemistry. The course is designed to gain strong knowledge in Chemistry with practical applications of theory leading to research in Organic Chemistry and inter-disciplinary projects related to Chemistry.
M.Voc. Banking and Finance
Department of Commerce and Management aims to impart quality education in the field of
commerce to young women who wish to foray into commercial ventures. The current scenario has
opened up many opportunities. There is a growing demand for qualified human resources for the
banking and finance sector in the coming years, on account of financial inclusion, expansion of the
volume of business and large scale retirement of personnel. The banking and finance industry will
require professionally equipped manpower with banking and finance knowledge and skills together
with technology familiarity, customer orientation and hands-on application skills.
Graduates who have completed B. Voc. (Banking and Finance) or any equivalent/relevant degree program from a recognized university
M.Sc. Computer Science
The M.Sc. programme in Computer Science is designed to provide an insight into computing through
advanced concepts, principles, strategies and skills supplemented with practical knowledge to
effectively develop and work with a range of technologies to build systems and applications that
help apply in real-time computing environments. The program combines strong fundamentals,
projects, and team-oriented activities, leading to a holistic education.
• B.Sc. (Computer Science) or BCA with Mathematics as one of the subject and at least 50% aggregate marks of all optional subjects (throughout 3 years B.Sc. / BCA course), B.Sc. PCM with PG Diploma / Certificate in Computer Science of duration one year.
• The minimum requirement for SC / ST candidates are relaxed in accordance with University regulations.
M. Com. (General)
Candidates who have passed the three year B.Com./ B.B.A. degree examination of any University considered as equivalent thereto, provided they have obtained not less than 50% (45% for SC/ST/Category-I candidates) marks in the aggregate in Commerce subjects.
M.Sc. Biological Sciences
The department of Biological Sciences offers M.Sc in Biological sciences that aims at Research skills
for taking up challenges in solving complex biological problems. Develop into self-sustaining
entrepreneurs with innovative approaches and initiatives. Obtain a multidisciplinary approach to life
sciences and will be able to provide sustainable solutions to environmental and societal issues and
provide Commitment to professional ethics.
B.Sc. graduates with at least 40% marks in the aggregate of all subjects and 50% marks in the aggregate of all optional subjects, with any three of the following subjects: Chemistry, Bio- Chemistry, Botany, Applied Botany, Zoology, Applied Zoology, Environmental Science, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Genetics, Applied Genetics and Sericulture, are eligible.
Mathematics, the queen of all sciences, plays a crucial role in understanding ideas and problems in
real life, and leads the learner to become an expert at answering. Accordingly we inculcate critical
thinking and logical reasoning to facilitate life-long learning as spelt out in the vision and mission of
our department. We take pride in saying that we have transformed our curriculum from being purely
classroom based instruction to experiential learning in the laboratories providing a launch pad to
every student to enter the IT industry.
Graduates who have secured 40% marks in the aggregate of all subjects and at least 50% marks in Mathematics (cognate subject) at the degree level are eligible.
The Department of Psychology offers a two-year full-time M.Sc. program in Psychology which
prepares students for applications of psychological knowledge in Clinic/Organizations/ Industries/
Research setups. This course is offered to those students who wish to achieve expertise in the field
by providing scientific knowledge, research competencies and practical skills and thereby enable
students to attain professional expertise.
Minimum 50% aggregate in Bachelor's degree with psychology subject from a recognised board of India
• Students holding any other degree such as Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), BA Sociology, B.Sc. Home Science, B.A. Philosophy or B.Ed. with Psychology Papers.
• Candidate in the final year of their studies with 50% aggregate or above in all the semesters/years of undergraduate examination conducted
M.Sc. Wellness Counselling
The Department of Psychology, Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous offers a two-year full-time M.Sc.
Course in Wellbeing Counselling as an advanced course aimed at skill and competence building
among students to become professional counsellors from a holistic and interdisciplinary perspective.
Keeping this in mind the course curricula have been framed to provide theoretical as well as
practical training in a wide range of counselling specialisations/areas that would help students to be
eligible to be employed as counsellors and mental health professionals in the fields of education,
hospital and counselling centres as well as in public and private organizations in the capacity of a
counsellor, trainer and as a facilitator of mental health and wellness. Students would also be
equipped to prepare and fare well in competitive examinations conducted by UGC, NTA, ICSSR and
other State and Central Civil Services Boards.
• Candidates who have passed the Undergraduate degree examination with 50% aggregate marks from any recognized University in India or abroad recognized by UGC / AIU are eligible to apply.
• Students appearing for their final degree examinations in March-June 2023 are also eligible to apply (Applicants who are in the last year of their studies should have secured 50% or above aggregate in all the Semesters I Years of Undergraduate Examinations conducted so far).
M. Sc (Computer Science)