Department of Commerce
The Department of Commerce was started in June 1983 and it has been a spring board to the students to find better job prospects and pursue higher studies in commerce for the last 30 years. It offers UG and PG programme. The department launched B. Com. (Computer Applications) in 2008. Recognizing research as an important part of faculty and student responsibilities, M.Phil in commerce was started in 2014 and it was elevated to be a full time research centre with the introduction of Ph.D course in the year 2015. To impart knowledge on Accounting and Tax to other major students, UGC Sponsored Certificate course on Office Automation was introduced in the year 2013. The Department has also joined hands with SAP a German company introduced in the year 2014 to enable students to become SAP certified Consultants. Certificate Course on Computer Practical in accounting Package was introduced in the year 2018. B.Com programme was extended under Self finishing in 2019 to cater to the needs of rural students.
The Department has excellent infrastructure for teaching, learning and research. The Department has a library and computers with internet facilities. It also has a well equipped computer lab and it offers course on “Accounting Software Package” for commerce and other major students. The Department of Commerce has been a vibrant Department with staff members who are dedicated, involved and responsive to the needs of the students. All the faculty members hold Ph.D. and actively participate in research. The Department has a rich tradition of organizing a number of seminars and conferences at the National and International level. The need based curriculum and learner centric teaching strategy of the Department enhances the scope of the students’ progress to higher studies and assure them employability. To enhance the quality of education, the students are exposed to industrial visit and also to undertake projects concerned with Banking, HRM, Marketing, Stock Exchanges and Industries. The Commerce alumni are found in various jobs/careers, keeping in tune with the need for growing techno based education.
- To be an exemplary school of commerce focusing on academic excellence and human values.
- The Department of commerce is committed to excellence and human values. It aims to contribute human development by preparing good citizens with academic competence, outstanding leadership qualities, personal integrity, sensitivity to ethical issues and empathy for the weak and the under privilege.
Teaching Staff – Aided Programme
Management Staff – Aided Programme
- Mrs. M. Aakina Barveen, Assistant Professor
Teaching Staff – Un-Aided Programme
- Mrs. S. Paulrani, Assistant Professor
- Mrs.Grace Ranjitham, Assistant Professor
- Dr. M.Chithra Devi, Assistant Professor
- Mrs. S. Inba Subalakshmi, Assistant Professor
- Ms. P .Preethi, Assistant Professor
- Mrs. R. Sivasakthi, Assistant Professor
- Mrs. VIjayalakshmi, Assistant Professor
- Chellammal, Assistant professor
- Dr. I. Maria Jesili, Associate Professor
|Name of the Seminar/Workshop||Agency||
|2011-2012||Reforms in Financial Sector||JAC||State|
|2012-2013||Contemporary Corporate Ethical Environment: Issues and Challenges||UGC||National|
|2014-2015||Recent Trends in Marketing Techniques||JAC||State|
|2015-2016||Innovative Marketing Strategies for Sustainable Growth||UGC||National|
|2017-2018||Designing with Multimedia Tools||JAC||State|
|2018-2019||Impact of GST in Priority Sector||JAC||National|
|2019-2020||Empowerment of Women through Micro Finance||ICSSR||National|
|2020-2021||IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON GLOBAL ECONOMY||JAC||INTERNATIONAL|
|2020-2021||FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING AND ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING(ERP)||JAC||INTERNATIONAL|
|2021-2022||Golden Jubilee Alumni Meet wsa Conductedon 25.11.2021||JAC||Nill|
|MINOR RESEARCH PROJECT|
|Name||Title of the project||Funding Agency||Period||Amount sanctioned|
|Dr. I. Maria Jesili||Industrial Relations in Textile Mills in Theni Dist||UGC||2006 – 08||38,000|
|Dr. Sr. B.J Queensly Jeyanthi||International Stock market Efficiency and Integration: Implications for international portfolio diversification||UGC||2009 – 10||75,000|
|Dr.sr.A.Scarlet||A STUDY ON WOMEN EMPOWERMENT THROUGH SELF- HELP GROUPS WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THENI DISTRICT IN TAMIL NADU||Garghi||12 months||25000|
|Dr.M.Aakina Barveen||SOCIO ECONOMIC CONDITIONS OF TRIBAL WOMEN WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO PALIYANKUDI VILLAGE||JACFRP||18 months||25000|
|Ms.S.Chellammal IM.Com||“A Study on Rural Women Entrepreneurship in Theni District – Challenges and Opportunities”||JACFRP||18 months||10000|
|Deepika II M.Com||“A Study on the problems of Women Workers in Construction Sector in Vadugapatti Village of Periyakulam Taluk.”||JACFRP||12 months||10000|
|MAJOR RESEARCH PROJECT|
|Dr. Sr. B.J Queensly Jeyanthi||Comparative Analysis of Indian Stock Market with Other International Stock Market||UGC||2013 – 2016||3,20,900|
|NAME||Month and Year||UNIVERSITY|
|Dr. I. Maria Jesili||May, 2013||Mother Tesara Women’s University|
|Rev. Dr .Sr. B. J. Queensly Jeyanthi||May, 2013||Mother Tesara Women’s University|
|Dr. J. Mary Suganthi Bai||July, 2015||Mother Tesera Women’s University|
Sr. B. J. Queensly Jeyanthi Published a book titled “ A Study on National Stock Exchange of India” has been published as a book by serial publication New Delhi. ISSB No. 978 – SI – 8387- 289 . It has been published 3rd edition and got ranked in open library web site.
Dr.B.J.Queensly Jeyanthi, published a book on “Stock Market Comparative Analysis” in Scholars World, A Division of Astral International Private Limited, New Delhi.
Dr. Mrs. I.Maria Jesili Published a book on “ Value Education ” and “ Aptitude Building – I & II ”
Mrs. S. Velanganni Published a book on “Post Globalization changes in Agriculture Sector in Tamil Nadu” Bonfering Publication, Bonfering Intellectual Integrity, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 2019.
Dr.Sr.A.Scarlet Published a book on “Consumer Behaviour Towards Malls, Scholrs World A Division of Astral International Pvt Ltd ,New Delhi, ISBN 9789390384778, year 2021.
Dr.M.Aakina Barveen Published a book on Entrepreneurial Traits Among Women College Students in Theni District ,Rajamani Publications, Varadharajapuram, Pallikaranai, Chennai, 2023
A patent was obtained by 7 of our staff members on “A device to Evaluate Shopping Activity and spending habits of the customers with the help of previous purchases which can suggest different methods to maintain good bank balance”.
i. Awards and Recognition Received by the Faculty :
Sr. B. J. Queensly Jeyanthi , Best Paper Award in the International Conference on “Global Financial Crisis-Challenges and Opportunities” held at Bhupal Noble’s College – Udaipur, Rajasthan in 2011.
Sr. B. J. Queensly Jeyanthi Presented Paper in the International Conference on “Restructuring of the Global Economy”, London – UK on 24th & 25th June 2013.
Sr. B. J. Queensly Jeyanthi, Reviewer for Journal on “Academic Business and Retail Management Research (UK)” in 2011.
Dr.Mrs. J. Mary Suganthi Bai, Editorial Board Member of Inter Continental Journal of Human Resource Review from March 2013 to till date.
Dr.Mrs.I.Maria Jesili, External Expert in Academic Audit at St. Joseph College , Trichy in March, 2014.
Sr.B. Queensly Jeyanthi has received an International Achievers Award for Education excellence by National Economic Development and Social Responsibilities on 2nd December 2017 at Delhi.
Dr. Mrs. J. Mary Suganthi Bai, External Expert in Academic Audit at Holy Cross College, Nagarcovil in August 2018.
Sr.B.J.Queensly Jeyanthi Received a Bharat Ratna Teresa Gold Medal Award 2019 for outstanding Individual Achievement in Best Teaching and Administration on the occasion of 32nd National Seminar ”Individual Achievements and National Development” at Bengaluru on 30th March 2019 by all India Achievers and Research Academy, New Delhi.
J.Mary suganthi Bai Received National Education Leadership Award in Recognition of Sterling Merit.Excellence Performance and Outstanding Contribution for the Nation by ”Economic Growth Society of India” on 4th April 2019 at NewDelhi.
Dr.Sr.A.Scarlet Received a GMRAF Women Educationist Excellence Award recognition of Outstanding contribution in the field of Teaching, Administration, Publication, Research and Development and continued dedicated service to the Academic and students’community.
Dr. Mrs. S.Velanganni Received a GMRAF Women Educationist Excellence Award recognition of Outstanding contribution in the field of Teaching, Administration, Publication, Research and Development and continued dedicated service to the Academic and students’ community.
Dr.Mrs. M.Aakina Barveen Received a GMRAF Women Educationist Excellence Award recognition of Outstanding contribution in the field of Teaching, Administration, Publication, Research and Development and continued dedicated service to the Academic and students’Community.
Dr.Sr.A.Scarlet Received Dr. Ratha Krishnan Award from Nerpada Pesu,Puthiya Thalimurai in Feburary 2023.
Dr. Mrs. S.Velanganni Assistant Professor and Dr.Mrs. M.Aakina Barveen received Life Time achiever Award from Nerpada Pesu,Puthiya Thalimurai in Feburary 2023.
Ms.R.Sivasakthi Received Best Young Faculty Award from NOBEL Professional Foundation in December 2022.
Ms.R.Sivasakthi was honoured by The Valliammal Institution, Madurai, on 20th March 2023
Mrs. S. Inba Subalakshmi ,Assistant Professor of Commerce received the Kalvi Sevahar award -2022 from Kurinji Kabilan Tamil Sangam on 15.8.2022
- Awards and Recognition Received by the Students :
S.No Name Name of Award Organization/ Agency Year 1. M. Chitra
College Topper Prize A test on “Know Your Economy” sponsored red by Scientific Research Association for Economics and Finance, Chennai. 2011 -19 2. P.ThamariSelvi Recongition Cetificate VinaiViyagum Penna; Radio -2011;Madurai 2011 -12 3. K. Nava Priya Best Paper Award in Paper presentation on Financial Inclusion in India N.S. College, Theni 2012 -13 4. A.Gowsalya
I prize in Paper presentation State Level intercollegiate Students’ Seminar held at Thiyagarajar College, Madurai. 2012 -13 5. J. Patricia Bridget II Prize Rs. 750/- in the National level essay contest on “Struggle of Women for Dignity and Democracy” AIACHE – New Delhi 2013 -14 6. J.Shekinamathew Best Performer Award Received Mary Matha college 2014 -15 7. J.Shekina Mathew & Co Over All Best Performer Award Mary Matha college 2014 -15 8. C.Priya Certificate B examination Ministry of Defense, Government of India 2014- 15 9. J.Shekina Mathew &K.Nandheeswari II Prize in Paper Presentation K.P.National College of Arts and Science, Batlagundu. 2015 -16 10. T.Roja Semi final round of the Programme “YaavarumKeleer Pudhuyugam Channel 2016 -17 11. C.Anitha
Swami Vivekanthar Award Bharathi Yva
2016 -17 12. S.Sushmitha&R.KanagaPrithiya Published an article in the Book entitled as “Sustainability of Business Initiatives, Ideas and Challenges”, ISBN No: 81-86520-27-9 Mother Teresa University, Kodaikanal. 2016- 17 13. M.Chitra of 2011 – 13 batch Cleared TNSET 2016 Exam Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal 2016 -17 14. R.DevaThilagavathi II Prize Individual Kata and kumite for Women above 18 years event School students’ karata championship 2016 -17 15. S.Sandhya I Prize Individual kumite for Women above 18 years event School students karata championship 2016 -17 16. G.Kamali
University Player Mother Teresa University 2018-19
- Private and Public Sector Banks in Theni District
- Industrial Estate in Theni
- Lead bank Office, Canara Bank, Theni
- Indian Overseas bank, Thamaraikulam
- Menaka Mill – Theni.
- Maria felix cotton Mills Theni
- Maria Joseph Ginning Factory Theni
- SIPCOT, Pallapatti Nilakottai Taluk
- Head Post Office, Theni.
|S.No||Names||Current Position in Companies/ Schools|
|1.||Dr.A.Valli Deva Sena||Asst.Prof In commerce, MTU,Kodaikanal|
|2.||Varalakshmi||Higher Grade Asst, LIC, Periyakulam|
|3.||R.Elizabeth Prema||Asst. Prof in st.Antonoy’s College,Thamaraipadi, dindigul.|
|4.||N.Lavanya||Postal Assistant in Bank, Ramanathapuram Division|
|5.||Priya||Canara bank Probationary Officer, Coimbatore|
|6.||K.Navapriya||Assistant Manager, Lakshmi Vilas Bank,Idayakottai,
|7.||A.Gowsalya||PG Assistant in Commerce, Govt. Girls Hr. sec. School, Aundipatti.|
|8.||Varalakshmi||Higher Grade Asst, LIC, Periyakulam|
|9.||M. Vijaya||Branch Manager, LIC, Trichy|
Mrs .S.Inba Subalakshmi
|Asst. Prof in J.A College, Periyakulam.|
|11.||Mrs. Buelah Bharthi||Associate Professor of Commerce,
Auxillium College, Vellore
|12.||Dr.Mrs A.Sujatha||Assistant Professor of Commerce,
C.P.A College, Bodi
|14.||Mrs.Karpagavalli||Head HR,Philstar Global Coperation ,philipines|
|TVS -Chennai Education Society|
PTA Meet for Freshers
Teachers Day Celebration photos
In connection with world Entrepreneurship day PG and Research Centre of Commerce and Institution Innovation Council Organizes a Panel Discussion on “Challenges ahead in becoming Budding Entrepreneurs “on 26.8.2021 at 5:00pm through online mode.
PG and Research Department of Commerce start up profit amount distributed to the students
Alumnae Meeting PG & Research Department of Commerce-25.11.2021
PG & Research Centre of Commerce conducted parents teachers meeting on 01.08.2022.
PG and Research department of commerce organized Com Trade Fair on 18.8. 2022
Dr.S.C.B.Samuel Anbuselvan, Associate Professor of Commerce, The American College, Madurai addressed the students on GST and e – filing in the guest lecture conducted by the PG and Research Department of Commerce on 23.08.2022 at Jayaraj Annapackiam College for Women(Autonomous) Periyakulam .
Fresher’s Day was held under the auspicious of Commerce Association on 26.08.2022. Dr. Mrs. J. Mary Suganthi Bai, Former Head and Associate Professor of Commerce addressed the new comers.
The PG&Research Department of Commerce organised a retirement function for Dr.Mrs.J.Mary Suganthi Bai, Former Head and Associate Professor of Commerce on 13.04.2023
|Courses Offered||:||UG (A)
|No. of Faculty members||:||12|
|No. of Students||:||UG:
Un Aided: 151
|No. of Awards||:||Faculty: 8
|Paper Publications||:||International: 42
|Paper Presentations||:||International: 13
|Conference / Workshop Attended||:||International: 42
|Conference / Workshop Organized||:||International: 5
State Level: 7