Goods and Services Tax

By Dr. Ashoka M L, Dr. Vinay S   |   University of Mysore
The learning Goods and Services Tax (GST) enables the commerce students and the business community to ease interaction with GST authorities. Especially for the students it will give the scope for self-employment as well as for getting good jobs of the competitive market. 
So we designed the MOOC course titled on “Goods and Service Tax” which covers the fundamental aspects of GST and practical issues in relation to the collection and levy of tax. This course is relevant to the students that are studying business (commerce and management) subject and which will be helpful in advancing their career. 
The proposed course will definitely helpful to gain the benefits of studying GST. The lecture will provide the students with knowledge and skills to describe and explain the application of Goods and Services Tax in business practices. 
This course is also helpful to gain 4 credits in their academics and which will also build their strong academic records.
After completion of this course the students would be able: 
To enable the students to learn the concepts indirect tax and GST from the pre-GST period to post- GST period.
To understand the importance of indirect taxes (GST) in the Indian and global economy and its contribution to the economic development. 
To comprehend the principles of taxations, objectives of taxes and its impact, shifting and incidence process of indirect taxes in the market orientated economy.  
To understand the implications of GST on the taxable capacity consumers, dealers and of the society at large and its changes. 
To make them to be a tax consultant in preparing the tax planning, tax management. Payment of tax and filing of tax returns.

Learners enrolled: 3058


Course Status : Completed
Course Type : Elective
Duration : 15 weeks
Start Date : 15 Jul 2019
End Date : 30 Oct 2019
Exam Date :
Enrollment Ends : 10 Sep 2019
Category :
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Level : Postgraduate

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    Week 1 :
    Introduction to Indirect Taxation

    Week 2 :
    Indirect Tax Reforms

    Week 3 :
    Indirect Tax Structure

    Week 4 :
    Concept of GST

    Week 5 :
    GST Act and Concept of supply 

    Week 6 :
    Tax Aspect of Supply

    Week 7 :
    Value of Taxable Supply 

    Week 8 :
    Composition Levy

    Week 9 :
    Input Tax Credit-1

    Week 10 :
    Input Tax Credit-2

    Week 11 :
    Registration under GST Law

    Week 12 :
    Computation of Tax Liability and Interest

    Week 13 :
    TDS and TCS under GST and Audit under GST

    Week 14 :
    Exam preparation

    Week 15 :



    I Dr Ashoka M L, Course Coordinator for Goods and Services Tax course under Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), currently working as an Associate Professor and Research Guide, Department of Postgraduate Studies & Research in Commerce, University of Mysore, Mysuru. I have B.Com., M.Com., Ph.D. degrees in Commerce in the Bangalore University. I have completed 10 years in UG and 14 years PG teaching and 33 research papers published in national and international journals. I have participated in 46 national and international seminars / conferences. I have guided 06 research scholars successfully for their Ph.D. degrees and 14 candidates for their M.Phil. degrees.  I have also worked as a member and chairman of the Board of Examination in Commerce.  


    “30 Marks will be allocated for Internal Assessment and 70 Marks will be allocated for external proctored examination”