• To develop students with an understanding of the processes of business and its environment.
  • To acquaint students with the dynamic nature and inter-dependent aspects of business.
  • To develop an interest in the theory and practice of business, trade and industry.
  • To familiarize students with theoretical foundations of the process of organizing and managing the operations of a business firm.
  •  To help students appreciate the economic and social significance of business activity and the social cost and benefits arising there from.
  • To acquaint students with the practice of managing the operations and resources of business.
  • To enable students to act more effectively and responsibly as consumers, employers, employees and citizens.
  • To develop a business attitude and skills in students.
  • To inculcate appropriate attitude and develop skills among students to pursue higher education, world of work including self-employment.
Course Structure
Units Marks
Part A Foundation of Business
1. Nature and Purpose of Business 20
2. Forms of Business Organisations
3. Public Private and Global Enterprises 18
4. Business Services
5. Emerging Modes of Business 12
6. Social Responsibility of Business and Business Ethics
Total 50
Part B Finance and Trade
7. Sources of Business Finance 20
8. Small Business
9. Internal Trade 20
10. International Business
11. Project Work 10
Total  50