The Department of Commerce, the oldest and largest department of the University, believes in developing and nurturing global competencies in students through quality education, research and continuous innovation. It provides a proficient environment to nurture commerce professionals with a high level of knowledge and competence to effectively contribute to society with commitment and integrity. The Department offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral programmes in Commerce.The Christ University Commerce Association (CUCA) provides platforms to kindle innovation, nurture skills and build leaders through various Commerce and cultural activities.
The department also provides value added professional programmes and certifications through recognised global bodies such as Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), USA, Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI), UK and Insurance Institute of India (III). In recognition of excellence in the provision of higher education in the fields of financial services. Christ was awarded the ‘CISI centre of Excellence Accreditation’, by CISI. Christ is by far, the only university outside the UK to be conferred with this status.With a student strength of over 2500, the department ranks second in India and the first in Bengaluru for Commerce education (The India Today- Nielsen Survey 2017).