Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics, Maharashtra

Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics was established in 1913 in small and borrowed premises and was then shifted to the present area in 1955 in which is located at present in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The College is accredited by NAAC with an ‘A’ grade and has scored a CGPA of 3.42 on a four-point scale.

The College is affiliated with the University of Mumbai and it is one of the constituent colleges of Dr. Homi Bhabha Cluster University.

The Junior College of Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics is affiliated to Maharashtra State Secondary and Higher Secondary Board, Pune and offers educational programmes as given by the Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary Education, for classes 11 and 12.

The subjects offered in the Junior College include:

  • English
  • Hindi / Marathi
  • Economics
  • Book-Keeping and Accountancy
  • Mathematics and statistics/ Secretarial Practice
  • Organisation of Management of Commerce
  • Environment Education
  • Physical Training

Courses offered by Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics at the Undergraduate Level in the Senior College:

Eligible for candidates having passed 10+2 or equivalent in the relevant stream.

  • B.Com. (Bachelor of Commerce)
  • B.M.S. (Bachelor of Management Studies)
  • B.B.I. (Bachelor of Commerce in Banking and Insurance)

Courses offered by Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics at the Postgraduate Level in the Senior College:

Eligible for candidates having passed Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the relevant stream.

  • M.Com. (Master of Commerce)

Other Courses offered by Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics in the Senior College:

Eligible for candidates having passed 10+2 or equivalent in the relevant stream.

  • Vocational Course in Foreign Trade
  • NSE Certified Market Professional Course

The college is equipped with a library that consists of a collection of over 65000 classical and modern books, subscribes to nearly 44 national and international journals and periodicals of commerce and economics along with encyclopedias on various disciplines. It also consists of various Audio-Visual CDs & DVDs and Braille Magazine along with various e-resources which include 30,00,000 e-books and 6000 e-journals.

The Library also consists of a Language Lab that provides facilities to the students to make them proficient in English. It also extends services such as reprography and reference to the students.

Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics also has two well-equipped laboratories for the practical classes of the students of B.Com., B.M.S. and Banking & Insurance. A computer lab is also available for students who pursue B.Com. in Banking & Insurance.

The College consists of an online exam centre which is equipped with 50 computers and one server for conducting internal examinations and other competitive tests. This centre is set up to help the students appear in online exams and prepare themselves for competitive exams.

Students take part in various sports activities and the campus is equipped with all the necessary amenities such as a basketball court, volleyball court, Cricket ground, Football ground, Handball ground and a multi-station Gymnasium which facilitates indoor games like chess, carrom and table tennis.

The college canteen is spacious and well lit. The environment is clean and hygienic and provides quality food at reasonable rates.

Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics provides accommodation for girls and boys in the hostel which consists of a common room, library, reading room, recreation room, sports hall, a canteen and mess.

Students take part in various Co-curricular and extracurricular activities such as the National Service Scheme, Marathi Wangmay Mandal, Hindi Sahitya Mandal, Nature Club, Dramatic Society, Performing Art Society, Social Service League, Public Speaking and Debating Society, English Literary Club, etc.

The College organizes Career Fair every year to provide information about various courses and career options after 10th, 12th and Graduation. Campus Placements are arranged in which notable companies like J.P.Morgan Chess, F&Y, TCS, Citi Group, Deutsche Bank, KPMG(BPO), Directi, A.F.Fergusson, etc., take part to recruit the students.

FAQ’s:

Where is Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics located?

Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Does Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics consist of a Junior College?

Yes, Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics consists of a Junior College.

Does Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics consist of a library?

Yes, Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics is equipped with a library which consists of a collection of over 65000 classical and modern books, 44 national and international journals and periodicals, Audio-Visual CD’s & DVDs, Braille Magazine and various e-resources.

Are there hostel facilities in Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics?

Yes, Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics provides accommodation for girls and boys in the hostel consisting of a common room, library, reading room, recreation room, sports hall, a canteen and mess.

What are the companies that recruit at Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics?

J.P.Morgan Chess, F&Y, TCS, Citi Group, Deutsche Bank, KPMG(BPO), Directi, A.F.Fergusson, etc., are the recruiters at Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics.

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