Commerce

VISION:

Empowering the students to be catalysts in building a better society

MISSION:

To train the students to become Business Executives and Professionals in order to bring about a socially conscious business world.

OBJECTIVES                                      :

To prepare the students for advanced levels of learning in the fields of Accounting, Finance, Marketing and other emerging areas.

To prepare and encourage the students to opt for professional courses. To develop social and managerial skills.

To inculcate ethical values in personal and social life and to develop the necessary skills. To make the students competent in office automation.

MILESTONES                                                :

Year Milestones
1980 Establishment of Commerce Department
1982 Under Graduate Programme – Self Financing
1987 Conferred Autonomous Status
1993 Post Graduate Programme
1995  B.Com “Office practices and Secretaryship” was introduced
1999 Accredited with Five Stars by NAAC
2000 Launched Choice Based Credit System
2003 Post Graduate Programme with specialization in Marketing
2004 Under Graduate Programme with specialization in Computer Application
2004 MPhil Programme
2006 Citizen Consumer Club Started
2006 BBA programme
2009 Year of getting the status of a Research Department
Ph.D.Programme

 

FORMER HEADS OF THE  DEPARTMENTS WITH PHOTOS

 

S.No

Name

Period

Photo

1.

Mrs.K.B.Subhashini

1980

2.

Dr.(Mrs.) Valsamma Antony

1981-2006

3.

Dr.(Mrs.)Pushparani

2006-2009

4.

Dr.(Sr.) Sarguna Mary

2009-2012

5.

Dr.(Sr.)Christina Bridget

2012 –till date

 

DEPARTMENT ACTIVITIES                   :

COMPLETED (2013-14)                    :

            Date Department Activities Resource Persons
12th July 2013 Inaguration Rev.Fr.Dr.Andrew Francis, Principal,St.Joseph’s College, Trichy 620 002
25th July 2013 Awareness on Fakenotes Mr.A.Rajan and Mr.Madhavan, RBI
26th July 2013 Awareness on Environmental Pollution Mrs.KavithaGangadharan, Chief Functionary,Saints World Human Education and Enrichment Trust
26th August 2013 Tips for Interview Prof.G.Balakrishnan, Former Vice-PrinicipalSt.Joseph’s College,

Trichy 620 002

4th September 2013 Health Tips Dr.SasipriyaGovindaraj, Executive Director of Harshamitra Cancer Conquering Centre & Research Institute
3rd December 2013             Intra- Departmental Quiz Competition
20th February 2014 CRENDENTIA ‘14

One day workshop on Employability skills

Mr.Sridharan,AsstCommisssioner,IncomeTax,Trichy

Ms.Muthukala,Co-ordinator,PrimeAcademy,Trichy

Mr.Sivakumar,Chairman,TrichyPlus,Trichy

Mr.Krishnan,AssociateMember,Institute Of Company Secretaries Of India

Mr.Ronak,Trainer,TrichyPlus,Trichy

25th February 2014 COMVAGANZA ‘14

Inter- Collegiate Competition

Inaugural Address- Mr.RaviMurugaiah,Chairman,Vasan Estates, Trichy

Valediction- Mr.Abu Becker,

Chairman, FSM Group of Institutions,Trichy.

 

 

ACTIVITIES (2014-15)totill Date        :

Date Department Activities Resource Person
10th July 2014 Education, the most Powerful weapon Mr.A.Kaliyamurthy IPS,Former Superintendent Of Police,Trichy
21st& 22nd August 2014 UGC Sponsored National Conference-“Micro small and Medium Enterprises-Role of Banks in India” Mrs.RaniMuralidharan,ExecutiveDirector,GK Sons Engineering Enterprises PvtLtd,Trichy, Mr.L.N.Letchumanan,Proprietor,Nagappa Corporation,Trichy.Mr.RajaRajan,GeneralManager,DIC,Trichy, Dr.Hemantha Kumar Pamarthy, Consultant Adviser, Microfinance &Marketing,Chennai Mr.ChandrasekaraBabu, Exbanker,Hyderabad Dr.ArulKanna,Proprietor,Thai Bio-Tech Mrs.andMr.Prabakar Proprietors, Apex Industries Ms.ArokiaSharmile, Proprietor Newoodcarvings,Trichy, Mr.S.Narasimhan, Chief Regional Manager,IOB ,Trichy
26th August 2014 International Conference on”Emerging Trends in Global Business” Dr.V.RaghuRaman,Senior Faculty, Business Studies Department, IBRA College of Technology, Sultanate of Oman, Dr.A.Karunakaran, Associate Professor, College of Business & Economics, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia, Dr.M.Karthikeyan, Associate Professor, Department of Co-operatives, Institute of Co-operatives and Development Studies, Ambo University,Ethiopia, Dr.A.Tamilarasu, Associate Professor in Co-operation, Institute of Co-operatives and Development Studies, Ambo University,Ethiopia.
4th December 2014 “An effective method of preparing CA Exams” Mrs.MaryPriya,Chartered Accountant Financial Analyst, Lifestyle International,Bengaluru.
24th February 2014 COMVAGANZA ‘15 – Inter- Collegiate Competition for the students of Commerce. Inauguration: Mr.N.Gopalswamy, Director, DalmiaCements,Trichy

Valediction: Mr.Vinod, Assistant Professor in English, UDC,Trichy

 

ACHIEVEMENTS (ACADEMIC/ NON ACADEMIC)

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS

STAFF (FOREIGN VISITS)

Dr. Pushparani – Visit to UK., Malaysia and Singapore

Dr.S. Vasanthi – Visit to Singapore, Dubai, Malaysia and Thailand.

 

BOOKS PUBLISHED

1. Dr. JENITRA

       Title Year    Publisher Place
BUSINESS ACCOUNTING 2011 LEARNTECH TRICHY
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING – FIRST ENLARGED EDITION 2015 LEARNTECH TRICHY

 

MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING – 3rd REVISED EDITION NOVEMBER

2015

LEARNTECH TRICHY

 

2.Dr.SAHAYITTA

       Title Year    Publisher
Marketing Function:Women Self Help Groups carrying on daring business Jan.2015 Germany

 

3.Dr.Lilly Rosari.S

S. No.        Title Year    Publisher        Place
1. Marketing Strategy of Life Insurance Companies 2013 New Discovery Publication New Delhi

4. Dr. S. Vasanthi

No

Book Publication

Name of the Book & Publisher

1.

Ph.D thesis has been evaluated by Prof. Nisar Ahmed, Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi, Consultant of ICSSR, New Delhi, for book publication and grant awarded. (Rs. 70,000) Financial assistance granted by (ICSSR), Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi.

HUMAN RESOURCES RELATIONS IN BHARAT HEAVY ELECTRICALS LTD, TIRUCHIRAPALLI. TAMILNADU.

Published by Classical Publishing House, No. 21, Shopping Centre, Karampura, New Delhi.

ISBN Number: 978-81-7054-505-7

2.

WOMEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP – ISSUES & CHALLENGES

Sai Publications Chennai

ISBN: ISBN: 978-81-925376-1-0

3.

E-CONSUMER’S BEHAVIOR ON SOCIAL MEDIA SITES

Jazym Publications, Trichy.23

ISBN Number: 978-93-81521-22-9

4.

CONSUMER BEHAVIOR TOWARDS HERBAL COSMETICS

Jazym Publications, Trichy.23

ISBN Number: 978-93-81521-22-9

5

CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR ON BRANDED FAST FOOD RETAIL OUTLETS

Jazym Publications, Trichy.23

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

1.

Proceedings for UGC Conference.

As Organizing Secretary/Convener, Book published as UGC sponsored National Level Seminar Proceedings on : “Women Entrepreneurship – Issues & Challenges” for PG & Research Dept of Commerce, Providence College, Coonoor, The Nilgiris, on 28.3.2102

UGC Grant Rs. 1,00,000

March 2012

Published by: Jazym Publications,Trichy.23

ISBN Number: 978-93-81521-22-9

2.

Convener:

UGC, National Conference sponsored by UGC, organized by the Centre for Women’s Studies, “Exploring Gender Issues in Multi-Dimensional Approaches ”(Inter-disciplinary Relevance), on 6.2.2015

UGC Grant Rs. 1,25,000

6th Feb 2015 by Women Studies Centre,

Holy Cross College, Tiruchirappalli-2.

ISBN 978-93-81521-57-1

Jazym Publications, Trichy.23

 

Memberships in academic bodies(Board of studies, Doctoral Committee Member)

1. Dr. Mrs. AnnalLourdu Regina

Ø  Member – Board of studies – Government Arts College for Women Kumbakonam

Ø  Member – Academic Council – Holy Cross College 2007-2011

Ø  Member- Society for Capital Market Research and Development

2. Dr.(Mrs.) S.M. Pushpa Rani

1.

Dean of Arts 2012-2015

2.

Governing Body 2003-2006,  2012 -2015

3.

Coordinator – Dept. of Business Administration 2006-2008

4.

Coordinator – Parents’ Forum 2006-2011,2015-2016

5.

Core committee member – Learning Management System 2014 -2015

6.

Coordinator – Consumer Club From 2006 till date

7.

Nodal Officer Sexual Harassment Cell

8.

Member Examination and Appeasing Committee 2012-2015

9.

Member Value Education Committee

10.

Member Quality Assurance Cell

11.

Member Internal Test Committee -2012-2015

Ø  Member of the World Class Curriculum Development Cell of  Bhrathidasan University, Trichy.

Ø  Member of Board of Studies in Bharathidasan   University in:

Commerce (UG)

Applied Commerce (UG)

Bank Management (UG)

Computer Application (UG)

Ø  Member of the Board of Studies in Commerce in K.N. Government Arts College for

Women, Thanjavur.

Ø  Member of the Board of Studies in Commerce in Jamal Mohamed College, Trichy.

Ø  Member of the Board of Studies in Commerce in Bishop Heber College, Trichy.

Ø  Member of the Board of Studies in B.Com ( CA )and B.Com (PA ) in Nirmala

college for  Women, Coimbatore

Ø  Chair Person in the UG Central Valuation in Commerce, Bharathidasan University ,             Trichy

Ø  Member of Doctoral Committee for Ph.D (Other Colleges)

Other Honors /Awards/Achievements/ Responsibilities :

1.    Shiksha Rattan Puraskar Award – Certificate of Excellence for meritorious services, Outstanding Performance and Remarkable Role instituted by India International Friendship Society, New Delhi on 23rd Dec, 2013.

2.    Best paper Award -“Talent Management is the need of the hour in India” in the National Conference on “12th and 13th August 2011 organised by the Dept of Management Studies , PeriyarManiammai University, Thanjavur

3.    Special Award from the Government of Tamil Nadu at the State Level for the Citizen Consumer Club activities for the year 2010

4.    Best Citizen of India award from International Publishing House , New Delhi, March 2014

3. Dr.Sr.CHRISTINA BRIDGET

Ø  Member of Doctoral Committee for Ph.D (St.Joseph’s College)

Ø  Member of Board of Studies for St.Joseph’s College

Ø  Certified Examiner for Quality Assessment Of IMC RBNQA, Mumbai

4. Dr.(Mrs.) LILLY ROSARI . S.

Ø  Board Member for the Department of Commerce of Bishop Heber College from 2015.

5.Dr.D.LATHA KENNIN JES

Ø  Board of studies Member in Bharathidasan University

6. Dr. S. VASANTHI

Projects Undertaken: MINOR PROJECT

 

No.

Category

Major/ Minor

Research Area

Funding Agency

Sanctioned Amount (Rs.)

Period

1.

Nilgiri Hills attracting Tourists” a Study on Tourism Management

Tourism Marketing

UGC

Minor Project

Rs. 85,000.00

April 2009

2.

A Study on MGREGA in Tiruchirapalli district

Entrepreneurship

Development

UGC

Minor Project

Rs. 150,000.00

March 2014

 

UGC GRANT RECEIVED – WORKSHOPS /CONFERENCE ORGANISED

No

Topic

Date

Institute

Minor/Workshop

1..

UGC Sponsored Workshop on “Capacity Building for Women managers in Higher Education”

8.2.2012 -12.2.2012

UGC Grant

UGC Rs. 5,32,000. Grant sanctioned on 18/3/2011

2.

UGC sponsored National Level Seminar on “Women Entrepreneurship – Issues & Challenges”

28.3.2102

UGC Grant

Rs. 1.00.000/- April 2012.

3.

Sericulture-An employment Potential for Rural (Women) Economy” 

29.04.2016

ICSSR, New Delhi

Rs. 3,00,000/- April 2016

NO.

THESIS TITLE

CANDIDATE/Date

UNIVERSITY

1

CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR IN HERBAL COSMETICS AMONG WOMEN CONSUMERS IN COIMBATORE CITY, (AN EMPIRICAL STUDY)

D. GOMATHI

1st October 2015, Thursday

Providence College for Women, Coonoor, The Nilgiris.

Affiliated to

BHARATHIAR UNIVERSITY COIMBATORE

2

CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR ON BRANDED FAST FOOD RETAIL OUTLETS (WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO A STUDY ON ADULT CONSUMERS IN COIMBATORE CITY)

P. VIDYA

26th February 2016, Friday

Providence College for Women, Coonoor, The Nilgiris.

Affiliated to BHARATHIAR UNIVERSITY COIMBATORE.

3.

A STUDY ON SOCIAL MEDIA SITES EMPOWERING E-CONSUMER’S

BUYING BEHAVIOUR (WITH REFERENCE TO COIMBATORE CITY)”

JISHA. V. G.

18.04.2016 – 10.00 AM. (Monday)

Providence College for Women, Coonoor, The Nilgiris.

Affiliated to BHARATHIAR UNIVERSITY COIMBATORE.

4.

AN EMPIRICAL STUDY ON IMPULSIVE BUYING BEHAVIOR OF E-SHOPPERS IN TIRUCHIRAPPALI CORPORATION

M. SUMETHA

23.10.2018

Holy Cross College (A),

Tiruchirappalli -2.

Affiliated to Bharathidasan University

Tiruchirappalli.

5.

CONSUMER BUYING BEHAVIOUR ON ORGANIC PRODUCTS IN TIRUCHIRAPPALI CORPORATION

R. AYSWARYA

Submitted

Holy Cross College (A),

Tiruchirappalli -2.

Affiliated to Bharathidasan University

Tiruchirappalli

6.

IMPACT OF TRAINING PROGRAMME OF IN-SERVICE TEACHERS ON THEIR PERFORMANCE IN THE NILGIRIS DISTRICT

J. AARTHI

Submitted

School of Commerce

Bharathiar University,

Coimbatore.

7.MS.R.MARIE SHEILA

Ø  Board Member for Value Education in Holy Cross College

Ø  External Examiner for Bharathiyar University

Ø  Guideship  for Master Of Business Management in Alagappa University

MINOR PROJECTS DONE BY

1.DR.SAHAYITTA,Associate Professor

S. No.

Category

Major/ Minor

Research Area

Funding Agency

Sanctioned Amount (Rs.)

Period

1.

Minor Marketing

‘Livelihood promotional opportunities of members of women self-help groups in Trichy district of Tamilnadu’

UGC, Hyderabad 134000 2013-15

 

 

2.DR.LATHA,Associate Professor

3.DR.LILLY ROSARI S,Associate Professor

S. No.

Category

Major/ Minor

Research Area

Funding Agency

Sanctioned Amount (Rs.)

Period

1.

Minor Micro-insurance UGC Rs. 95000 2010-2012

 

 

v  Students                                                         :ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS

(2013-2014)

(UG)

Ms.Samtha   – University First Rank

Ms.Janani-University II Rank

 

(2014-2015)

(UG)

Ms.J.Subhashini –University I Rank

Ms.R.Anuradha) – University I Rank

(PG)

Ms.A.Ghayathri –University VII Rank

 

v  INNOVATIVE TEACHING AND                :

LEARNING METHODS

Smart Boards, E-Content, PPT, E-Assignments, E-Projects

v  NUMBER OF E-LESSONS                       :

DEVELOPED

S.NO

TITLE OF E-LESSONS

STAFF PREPARED

1.

COST ACCOUNTING

Dr.S.VASANTHI

2.

SERVICES MARKETING

R.MARIE SHEILA

3.

TEACHING AND LEARNING PRACTICES OF COMMERCE

R.MARIE SHEILA

4.

LEVELS OF MANAGEMENT

R.MARIE SHEILA

5.

Business Law –

Dr. V. Josephine Lourdes De Rose

6.

Technical Analysis

Mrs.MarySuthanthira Malar

7.

Effective Communication

Dr.S.Pushparani

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

v  MAJOR / MINOR PROJECTS SANCTIONED                :

TO THE DEPARTMENT/ INTERNATIONAL

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

S. No

Category Major/Minor

Research Area

Funding Agency

SanctionedAmount (Rs.)

Period

1.

MINOR

Tourism  Marketing

UGC

85,000

2012

2.

MINOR

ED

UGC

1,50,000

2015

3.

MINOR

Agri-Portal Kiosks

UGC

40,000

2007-2009

4.

MINOR

System of Rice Intensification

UGC

95,000

2010-2012

 

 

v  RESEARCH DETAILS                             :

Ph.D

M.Phil

No. of Staff Guiding

Scholars Produced

Pursuing

No. of Staff Guiding

Scholars Produced

Pursuing

5

1

12

8

18

8

 

 

v  STUDENT CENTRED SERVICES           : (i) Diploma in Event Management

(ii) Diploma in Financial Services

v  INTENSIVE INTERNSHIP                       :

(On-the-job training)

The Department  provides On- the- Job Training to the students of B.Com and M.Com

during summer vacation to enhance their employability.

Organizations offering On-The – Job Training:

Business Organizations

Banks

Educational Institutions

Government Organizations

NGOs

Professional Bodies

PLACEMENT THROUGH HRD

Name of the Organizations

Ø  24/7 Bangalore

Ø  E-serve Internationals

Ø  HRS

Ø  HSBC Bangalore

Ø  Centre for Entrepreneurship Development

Ø  Hewlett Packard

Ø  Southerland

Ø  AKT matriculation school

Ø  E-Serve

Ø  GRO India Pvt.Ltd.

Ø  TCS

Ø  RBS Scotland

v  ALUMNI (Distinguished)                        :

Our Distinguished Alumnae:

 

Sl.no  Alumni Positions Held Photos
1. Mrs.Sujatha IOB- DIRECTOR
2. Mrs.Jacintha Lazarus IAS

 

COMMERCE SHIFT I STAFF(AIDED)

1. Dr. Sr. CHRISTINA BRIDGET, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR AND HEAD

2. Dr.LATHA KENIN JES.D, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

3. Dr.SAHAYITTA. A, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

4. Dr.LILLY ROSARI. S, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

5. Dr.JENITRA.L, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

6. Dr. VASANTHI .S, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

7. Ms.ALOYSIA REGINA JOAN,ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

8. Dr. MATHURAVALLI, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

9.Ms. JANOVA MARY.L, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

10. Dr. JOSEPHINE LOURDES DE ROSE .V, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

11. Ms. MARY SUTHANTHIRA MALAR, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

12. Ms. MARIE SHEILA . R, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

13. Ms.GAYATHRI. M, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

14. Ms. BERLIN VINOLIA, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

15. Dr. PRABHA, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

16. Ms. MARY ELIZABETH SHYAMALA, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

17. Ms. MARY PETER SHIRLEY, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

18.Dr. JENIFER MARY. J, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

19. Ms. MAHALAKSHMI. M, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR