Master of Commerce is a Postgraduate Academic Master Degree which is awarded for a course or program in Commerce. It is also known as M.Com. which is an abbreviated form of Master of Commerce Degree. It is normally a 2 years program with 2 or more Semesters. The programme is offered in English and Hindi medium depending on the Institution one is studying. The program is available in various subjects whose material focuses on commerce, management and economics related subjects. Programs usually include a thesis component, or may even be exclusively research based. The course strengthens the theoretical, analytical and applied knowledge base of commerce. Master of Commerce is also available through Correspondence or Distance Education.