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Department of Commerce

The Department of Commerce has been the pioneer in imparting commerce education for over seven decades. The Department offers excellent course structure with the choice of electives. The course structure encompasses Accounting, Finance, Banking, Taxation, HR, Marketing, Business Laws and computer applications. Training in soft skills and personality development, placement opportunities are the added features. The Department also offers value addition programs to enable students to pursue professional courses such as ACCA, CA, CS, MBA and law. The department holds annual seminars / workshops for the benefits of students and teachers. It also organizes national level inter collegiate talent fest – ACME. It publishes biannual news letter – ASCENT. The department has signed MOU with Trisha Institute to train the students in CPT, IPCE, CS and ICWA.

The department offers three years B.Com programme under the following specialization
Bachelor of Commerce.
Bachelor of Commerce Professional : Round the clock training imparted to appear for CPT, IPCE, CS and ICWA
Bachelor of Commerce with special ACCA embedded programme : The programme entails a student to complete the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) qualification and B.Sc in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University.
Bachelor of Commerce integrated with CAT / MAT coaching.

Syllabus
B.Com Semester I – Financial Accounting-I, International Financial Accounting (opt), Business Economics, Business Statistics, Organizational Behaviour.
B.Com Semester II – Financial Accounting-II, Bank Management, Business Mathematics, Economic Environment.
B.Com Semester III – Financial Accounting –III, Principles of Marketing, Income Tax –I, Cost Accounting –I.
B.Com Semester IV – Financial Accounting –IV, Principles of Financial Management, Income Tax –II, Cost Accounting – II, Fundamentals of Information Technology.
B.Com Semester V – Corporate Accounting – I, International Business, Principles and Practice of Auditing, Business Law, Management Accounting Optional Paper – I, Optional Paper – II.
B.Com Semester V (opt – I) – Investment science and Taxation (opt- I) – Security analysis and Portfolio Management -1, Business Taxation-1.
Human Resource and Marketing Management (opt-II) – Human Resource management -I, Marketing Management-I.
Computerized Accounting and Taxation (opt – III) – Information systems and Computer Accounting, Business Taxation-1
Banking and Insurance (opt – IV) – International banking, Life and general Insurance.
Shipping and Tourism (opt – V) – Principles and Practice of Tourism, Shipping and Port Management.
B.Com Semester VI – Corporate Accounting –II, Foreign Exchange Management, Investment Management, Corporate Law and Governance, Strategic Financial Management, Project or Entrepreneurship, Optional Paper –III, Optional Paper –IV.
B.Com Semester VI (opt) – Investment science and Taxation (opt – I) – Security analysis and Portfolio Management –II, Business Taxation-II.
Human Resource and Marketing Management (opt – II) – Human Resource management –II, Marketing Management-II.
Computerized Accounting and Taxation (opt – III) – Accounting software and E-Commerce, Business Taxation-II.
Banking and Insurance (opt – IV) – Technology in Banking, Insurance for Risk Management.
Shipping and Tourism (opt – V) – Tourism Operation and Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

Distinguished Alumni
Mr Sudhir Shetty – Charted Accountant – UAE Exchange.
Mr Giridhar Prabhu – Industrialist and Former President of Canara Chamber of Commerce.
Mr Gerald D’Souza – President, Mangalore Stock Exchange.
Mr Shyam Chandra Bhat – South Zone Cricket Player.
Mr Vivian Fernandes – CNN –IBN Correspondent.

Faculty

Dr Suresh Poojary
Dean, Associate Professor
M.Com Ph.D
Dr Manuel Tauro
HOD, Associate Professor
MCom, PGDCA, Ph.D
Ms Shobha Ashok
Assistant Professor
M.Com, NET
Mr Paul D'Souza
Lecturer
M.Com, M.A. (Economics)
Ms Caroleena Jenefer
Assistant Professor
M.Com, NET
Mr Shakin Raj
Assistant Professor
MCom
Ms Suchitra
Lecturer
M.Com
Ms Zeena D'Souza
Assistant Professor
M.Com, NET
Ms Bharathi R
Assistant Professor
MCom. K-SET
Ms Helma Preethi Rodrigues
Lecturer
MCom.
Ms Metilda Pais
Lecturer
M.Com, NET
Ms Smitha D K
Assistant Professor
M.Com, MBA, KSET
Mr Arjun Prakash
Lecturer
M.Com
Ms Saritha Crasta
Lecturer
M.Com
Mr Akshith Kumar
Lecturer
M.Com
Ms Dishel Levines Fernandes
Lecturer
MBA, MCom
Ms Suraksha
Lecturer
M.Com
Ms Priyanka
Assistant Professor
M.Com, KSET
Ms Poojari Nisha Gopal
Assistant Professor
M.Com, NET
Ms Renita Arahna
Assistant Professor
MCom, KSET
Dr Sunil D'Souza
Assistant Professor
MCom, NET, PhD