Department of Commerce was established in 1985. Dr. A. Gnanadoss and Dr. J. Arulraj Daniel were appointed as the faculty of Commerce. In 1986, Mr. J . Asir Thiayagarajan was appointed as Assistant Professor of Commerce. In 1987, Prof, Aruldoss Hentry Samuel was appointed as Professor and Head. In the same year Dr.A. Selvakumar was appointed as Assistant Professor of Commerce. In the year 2006 Dr . D. Annie Angel Mercy was appointed as Assistant Professor of Commerce. In 2007, Mr.J. Johnson Asir and Mrs.J Sheeba were appointed as Assistant Professors. Mr. P. Stanley David Pitchai and Mrs. I. Caroline Mano Gracia were appointed as Assistant Professors in the year 2020.
Initially, the strength of the students was about 120 comprising 40 students in each class. From 1992 the student strength has increased from 120 to 150. In the year 2000, the Department has installed computers and a separate lab was provided to the students of Commerce. From 2011 onwards, the student strength yet again increased from 150 to 192.
In 2011, the Commerce Department became a Postgraduate Department. M.Phil Degree was introduced in 2014. B.Com under Self-Finance stream was started in the year 2015.
At present, the Department is headed by Dr. D. Annie Angel Mercy with four Aided staff members and eight Self-financed staff members. The Department has fifteen eminent faculty members and about 350 students. The Department periodically organizes workshops and seminars on a variety of commerce topics and Current issues.
completion of B.Com Degree Programme, the graduates will be able to:
theoretical and practical exposure in commerce sectors which includes Accounts,
Marketing, Management, Economics, Environment, Direct & Indirect tax, etc.
communication skills and builds confidence to face the modern-day challenges of
the corporate world, because of, the curriculum offers a number of
decisions at personal & professional levels.
entrepreneurial skills, so they can grow independently to start their own business.
their capacities in various areas of costing, banking and industry aiming
towards holistic development of learners.
skills regarding various aspects like Marketing Manager, Selling Manager, over
all Administration abilities of the Company and other profession.
higher education and advance research in the field of commerce and finance.
completion of M.Com Degree Programme, the graduates will be able to:
the basic concepts of business and its role in society.
the financial and marketing knowledge of both local and international issues
and responsibilities of a business organization.
knowledge on legal and ethical issues in a business organization.
reason for profit or loss and give solution for economic viability of a
practical skill in accounting by having an opportunity in summer internship
current techniques and skill necessary for business and costing.
as a human resource needed for industry, consultancy, education, service,
research, public administration, insurance and management.
Specific Outcomes (PSO)
completion of B.Com Degree Programme, the graduate will be able to:
the knowledge, skills and attitudes during the end of the B.Com degree course.
into a Manager, Accountant, Management Accountant, cost Accountant, Bank
Manager, Auditor, Company Secretary, Teacher, Professor, Stock Agents,
Government employments and so on.
themselves in different professional exams like C.A, ICWA, C S, CMA, MPSC,
relevant managerial accounting career skills, applying both quantitative and
qualitative knowledge of their future careers in business.
thorough systematic and subject skills within various disciplines of commerce,
business, accounting, economics, finance, auditing and marketing.
features and roles of businessmen, entrepreneur, managers, consultant, which
will help learners to possess knowledge and other soft skills and to react
aptly when confronted with critical decision making.
the knowledge, skill in different areas of communication, decision making,
innovations and problem in solving day to day business activities.
the skills like effective communication, decision making, problem solving in
day today business affairs.
in various co-curricular activities to demonstrate relevancy of foundational
and theoretical knowledge of their academic major and to gain practical
practical skills to work as tax consultant, audit assistant and other financial
Specific Outcomes (PSO)
completion of M.Com Degree Programme, the graduate will be able to:
financial statements of business organizations using accounting principles.
the various provisions relating to income tax and operational technique of the
socially relevant projects.
knowledge on international business and principles of management.
the concepts of Marketing, Costing, Financial Services, Logistics Management,
Legal Frame work of Business, Business ethics, consumerism and MSMEs(Micro
Small and Medium Enterprises).
knowledge on Indian financial system and electronic payment techniques.
for project finance and appraisal.
the need and importance of communication and to develop the personality.
the competency in students to pursue higher level programmes in commerce and
and initiate innovative business ideas.