Kongunadu

Arts and Science College (Autonomous)

Institution Affiliated to Bharathiar University

Re-accredited by NAAC with 'A' Grade 3.64 CGPA (3rd Cycle)

College of Excellence (UGC), Star College (DBT)

Co-Educational Institution Approved by UGC, New Delhi

  G.N.Mills Post, Coimbatore - 641029, Tamilnadu, INDIA

44 years of educational excellance

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (UNAIDED)

VISION

To develop a world class centre for the best education with the purpose of providing job opportunities and pave the way to higher studies.

MISSION

To aspire and strive for excellence in education by developing the intellectual and potential of learners for the welfare of the society.

HISTORY

Department of Commerce (UG) was established during the year 1999.

From the time of establishment the department was under the scheme of Bharathiar University.

In the academic year 2004 - 2005 it has been brought under autonomous status and the curriculum has been designed under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS), which is affiliated to Bharathiar University. The syllabi have framed by a team of faculty members having academic excellence and update current affairs. Due to much demand additional section was introduced in the academic year 2012 - 2013. In order to encourage the students department has been regularly releasing "Commerce Magazine" since the year 2002.

OBJECTIVES

  • To provide knowledge and skills for facing the challenges of the rapidly changing environment in the field of commerce and industry.
  • To inculcate moral values and discipline in the minds of the students.
  • To enable the students from the rural areas to gain knowledge about the present world of commerce and industry.

COURSES OFFERED

Job Oriented Course (JOC) - Advertising Management

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

  • Guiding MBA and MPhil Candidates
  • Most of faculty members have undergone PhD research work

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 100% Result secured in the academic year 2006-2007 and 2007-2008
  • We were selected as Best Department for the year 2005-2006, 2011-2012 and 2012-2013

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • All the faculty members are presented and published papers in International, National Conferences and State Level Seminars Conferences around 50 nos.
  • International Journals (ISSN) – 6 nos.
  • Our Staff members are published articles in various International and National Journals around 10 nos.
  • Many times our Students got "Best Student Award"
  • Our faculty, Mr. S. Karthik got "Best Teacher Award"
  • Some of the students passed in CPT, ICWA (Foundation) ACS(Foundation)
  • Our Students and Staff Members visited orphanage.

HIGHER STUDIES AND JOB OPPORTUNITIES

HIGHER STUDIES

B.Com is a highly professional course suitable for youngsters aspiring to become professionals such as Chartered Accountants, Cost and Works Accountants, Chartered Financial Analysts, Company Secretaries and Business managers. The successful completion of B.Com course leads the students to the next most vital step in the ladder of education - M.Com (C.A), M.Com, MBA, MCS, MFC, MIB, CA, ICWA, ACS etc.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

There are various avenues awaiting the Commerce graduates in

  • Teaching Profession
  • Administration
  • Office Management
  • Insurance management
  • Banking sectors
  • Accountant
  • BPO and KPO
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Financial Advisor
  • Share trading
  • Sales Executives
  • Investment Analyst
  • Innovative Entrepreneur
  • Business Relationship Manager

FUTURE PLANS

  • The Department has vital plans to conduct an International Level Seminar in the forthcoming year.
  • Plan to conduct a Workshop on Research Methodology for Research Scholars and faculty members.
  • Creating MoU with Practicing Chartered Accountants and Company Secretaries, Industries and leading Corporates. Train on various entrepreneurial activities.
  • Recommend research oriented study reports.
  • Visit small and large scale industries and to know the Work culture.
  • To start certificate courses like Advance Diploma in Direct Taxation.
  • To start certificate courses like Advanced Diploma in Indirect Taxation.
  • To start certificate course in Insurance and Share trading.

NOTABLE ALUMNI

S.No. Name of the Student Company Name
1 C.G. Sugganthan Audit Associate - ERNST & Young International, Bangalore
2 J. Duke Ford - Financial Analyst
3 G. Vignesh kumar Accountant - Emerald Corporates, Coimbatore
4 K.S. Sahidar Senior Officer – Deloitte Haskins & Sells Chartered
5 B. Swaminathan Team Life Care Insurance(P)Ltd., Sutherland
6 V. Kavitha Institute of Language Management
7 K. Ganesh Kumar Agsar Paints
8 K. Kannan Agsar Paints
9 R. Reeta Consult One India(P) Ltd.
10 K. Chitra Institute of Language Management
11 K. Hari Prasad Team Life Care Insurance(P)Ltd., Institute of Language Management
12 R. Mirudhula TCS
13 M. Saravanan FORD
14 A.S.Sudhan Ramani Nissan
15 N.R. Aravind Kotak Mahindra Bank