About our department
The Department of commerce has continually been striving for excellence in teaching and research since its inception in 1951 and has established itself as one of the reputed academic and research departments of the college. The department commenced its PG programme in commerce in 1961 and was elevated to a Research centre of University of Kerala in 1996.
The department has experienced its excellence with committed members of staff and dedicated students who bring reputation to the college in the field of academic and extra-curricular activities. They have added to its prestige by securing ranks and high level placements. Highly professional in nature, the courses intend to provide a foundation for students who plan to pursue their carrier in commerce, accountancy etc.
The department hosts many academic programs, student enrichment programs and skill development initiatives. We also encourage students to organize events such as National Seminars, Inter College and Inter department meets, participate in events organized by other colleges and also get involved in activities of social relevance. They are enabled to think creatively and to develop right mind set to meet the challenges of the globalised business environment, through value based education, inter personal relations and outreach programs.
In addition to the aided courses, the Department has a self-financing wing (since 2015).The increasing number of applicants year by year for the B.COM program is a testimony for the efficiency of the department.
The department holds as its legacy the imprint of many eminent faculties who carved it into what it is today. The curriculum is taught by a distinguished faculty combining academic excellence and real world experience with dedication and commitment. The faculty members actively participate in all the activities and academic bodies’ of the college. The alumni of the department include many well-known personalities in academic, banking, business, management, chartered accountancy, sports etc.
The department, believe that the new generation requires more personal touch and care as they face turbulences in their personal lives. We care for the well being of the students and help them to be civilized and responsible citizens.