| B.Com(Banking and Insurance)
Mithibai College started the B.Com (Banking and Insurance) degree in the academic year 2010-11. Mumbai University has designed this course keeping in mind students with an aptitude and inclination for careers in banking and insurance.
BBI is a full-time degree course spread over 3 years, with each year being divided into 2 semesters. The course covers 38 subjects and 2 projects on banking and insurance of 100 marks each, which are to be submitted in the final year. The class strength of 60 is optimal, since it allows for better student-teacher interaction and participation. The course is very professionally and effectively conducted, with highly qualified academics and professionals from the industry conducting the classes.
The pedagogy differs greatly from a conventional B.Com degree. In BBI, each paper is worth 100 marks which is further divided into a 60 mark theoretical exam conducted at the end of the semester and 40 marks internal assessment, which includes class presentations, projects, tests, class participation and attendance. The teaching methodology includes classroom discussions and debates, role play, case studies and paper presentations, in addition to the conventional chalk-and-talk method.
The Department has conducted and will be having the following Activities: