Institute of Commerce


Nirma University has added one more feather in its cap by starting Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Programme from Academic Year 2016-17. Like any other programmes of the university, B. Com. (Hons.) Programme is also premised on the twin criteria of rigor and relevance. The curriculum is primarily focused at addressing the needs of accounting 
profession and BFSI sector.

Prof. Udai Paliwal
I/c, Dean, Institute of Commerce


Prof. Udai Lal Paliwal has about 2 decades of lecturing experience obtained in India, Ethiopia, Namibia and Rwanda. He secured first position (Gold Medal) for both B. Com (Hons) and M. Com. Examinations of Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur. Prior to joining Nirma University, Prof. Paliwal worked as Vice Chancellor at University of Kigali, Rwanda. Earlier he worked as Associate Professor & Dean, Deputy Dean and HOD at Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, University of Namibia, where he was awarded the “Overall Best Faculty Award” of the University of Namibia. He organized several International Conferences as Conference Chair and launched ‘Namibia National Accounting Talent Search Examination’ as its founding coordinator. He has travelled to more than 20 countries to present papers in conferences and attend meetings, workshops etc. more