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Department of Commerce


Our focus is to bridge the gap between industry and academia by ensuring quality, innovation and commitment in research reflective of new horizons of education for the personal and professional elevation of students under guidance of visionary mentor and his team.


Realizing the industry-oriented needs in general and region-oriented ones in particular, specifically those of district Gujrat, Gujranwala and Sialkot. The Department of Commerce, under the Faculty of Management and Administrative Sciences, was established in 2012. The Department started two Degree Programs i.e. Bachelors in commerce and Masters in Commerce in it seminal phase. The Bachelors degree consists of Four Year academic study whereas Masters Degree comprises two years course work. The department also introduced two new degree programs in 2014 and now it is a successful addition in the offer list of the department of the university. These programs have been listed as BS (Accounting & Finance) and BS (Banking & finance). The department aims to train students in different domains of Commerce, Finance and Accounting with a view to capacitate them to meet the emerging challenges of trade, industry and business in the country and abroad as well. It would also equip them with major understanding of both national and international knowledge of commerce related studies. The Department is committed to prepare the students for working on executive and managerial positions with confidence to apply theoretical and practical knowledge for the development of commercial ventures. It also helps them to develop skills for teaching and research in Commerce.

Career Opportunities

The associate degree in accounting and finance graduates will be able to work across almost all sectors such as manufacturing, industry, retail, hospitality and tourism, arts, entertainment, information, agriculture etc.

After completing studies, the graduates and post graduates of commerce can join various organizations such as State Bank, commercial banks, industry, business entrepreneurs and credit unions. They can perform well as customer relationship managers, accounts executives, and company accountants.

Programs Offered

  • BS Banking & Finance
  • BS Accounting & Finance
  • Associate Degree in Accounting & Finance
  • Master of Commerce 

Chairperson´s Message

The Department of Commerce University of Gujrat has recorded consistent improvement in its academic, research and placement performance. It offers a range of innovatively designed programs whose curricula are constantly updated to meet the changing scenario of the industry and dynamic demands of major stakeholders.

We believe that our students have been well accepted in their job profiles and have consistently exceeded the expectations of the corporate sector.  

During study in the department, the students are incessantly encouraged to get hands-on experience in the corporate world through internship projects with reputed organizations. In their curriculum they are urged to take up mini projects to supplement theoretical knowledge with practical experience. They also undertake projects benefiting local industries or dealing with local problems. These projects enable them to understand the relevance of in-group work and also help them realize the significance of synergic aspects of teamwork.

We have designed our syllabi to strike a balance between professional knowledge and personal skills. We are confident that our current curriculum has enabled overall development of budding managers to come up to the expectations of the corporate world.

The courses are taught by a distinguished faculty members rich in academic excellence and real world experience with passion, dedication and commitment.

We are encouraged to see many industries looking forward to our department and this reinforces our belief in the effectiveness of our curriculum and its suitability for the dynamic corporate world.

With this brief introduction, I welcome you to be a part of our journey towards a world class center of excellence in education, training and research.