Cost and Management Accounting - I (Mysore Univ)

ISBN Number : 978-93-5262-447-8

Student Price : Rs.298

Student Dollar Price : 12$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 188

About The Book

Any Business Organization (Manufacturing, Service and trade) has to satisfy its customer needs in a befitting manner, in the final analysis, it will thrive only when its customer is satisfied, which results in steady growth of turnover and profits. Cost Accounting function of a business unit contributes for the growth of profit and customer satisfaction. The success of any type and size (smallest to big company Malls) of business lies in the use of cost accounting concepts and practices.

Business Managers have to profusely use Cost Data for planning and controlling of the organization, as well as fixing price for products and services. Costing data also facilitates them to extend quality service to customers. Today cost accountants have become an integral part of decision- making teams of project management and in general management practices of organizations.

Though, cost accounting provides different costing methods for different managerial decisions, this title provides basic aspects of cost accounting including cost concepts, management of materials, labour and over heads. Although, it covers the costing syllabus of and BBM programmes of many Universities including Mysore University, this also serves as a basic book for learners of cost accounting. Many illustrations on each topic are presented for easy understanding of the concepts and methods.



1. Introduction to Cost Accounting
2. Elements of Costing
3. Materials Costing
4. Labour Cost Control
5. Overhead Cost Control

About The Author

Prof. H.R. Appannaiah, is an erudite scholar and a prolific writer. He has promoted educational institutions and has a teaching experience of over 50 years, serving in the capacity of professor, principal and the director of postgraduate center. He has widely traveled abroad and has presented many research papers in national and international conferences. He has authored over 90 titles on Commerce and Management subjects, catering to the needs of graduate and postgraduate studies in Commerce and Management. He is a member of Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Karnataka and has served as Chairman of Business Education Committee, besides being the member of International Trade Committee, IT Committee and Tourism Committee. He has founded Federation of Teachers` Councils of Commerce and Management in Karnataka to revamp business education. As a Founder President, he has contributed to give a new turn to business education in Karnataka. At the instance of the Federation, Government of Karnataka appointed a high-powered committee to restructure business education in Karnataka for which he was appointed as a member.

His contribution to commerce and management literature in KANADA (state language) is immeasurable. Glossary of business concepts in Kannada covering over 4,000 concepts on Finance, Marketing, HRM and Accounting authored by him is an academic marvel. This work is acclaimed as a classic literature of its own kind on Commerce and Management in Kannada.

Tumkur University has conferred on Prof. H.R. Appannaiah, Doctor of Letters for his thesis on business education. Considering his contribution to business education, Tumkur University (Karnataka) has honored him by conferring "Honorary Professor of Management".

Vijaya Kumar V. -


Professor, Management Studies,

Manipal University, Bengaluru 560 069, Karnataka.

D. N. Sowmya -

Assistant Professor

Department of Commerce and Management

Seshadripuram Academy of Business Studies

Kengeri Satellite Town, Bangalore - 60

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