The Department of Commerce was established in the year 1993 to facilitate education for Women in rural area. The course imparts high quality education in the areas such as Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Banking, Human resource, Computer applications, Insurance and Taxation. It provides training and guidance to the students to meet the challenges in high positions like Managers, Accountant and company secretaries in Domestic and International Organizations.
The course helps the students to get wide knowledge about the recent developments in functional areas of Commerce and Industry. It also helps the students to learn self discipline and become a good citizen of the nation.
The main subject of study for Bachelor Degree shall consist of the following and shall be in accordance with
Tamil or Other Languages
CORE Subjects, Allied Subjects and PROJECT/ELECTIVE with three courses.
1. (a)Those who have not studied Tamil up to XII Std and taken a Non-Tamil Language under PART I shall take Tamil comprising of two courses(level will be at VI Std)
(b)Those who have studied Tamil up to XII Std and taken a Non-Tamil Language under PART I shall take Advanced Tamil comprising of two courses.
(c)Other who do not come under a+b can choose Non-major elective comprising of two courses.
2. Skilled based Subjects (Elective) (soft skill)
3. Environmental studies
4. Value education
The duration of the course is three years which includes six semesters with two semesters per year. Each semester has ninety working days followed by examinations at the end of each semester. The odd semesters shall consist of the period from June to November of each year and the even semester from December to April of each year.
ELIGIBILITY OF ADMISSION
Accounts Assistant in Banking, Insurance and other service sectors.
Date of commencement of course: 24th January 1994.
University Recognition No.: A1/V/1993-1994/101.
Date of commencement of course: 7th January 1998.
University Recognition No.: A1/G3/1997-1998/85.
Commerce offers foundation for many professional careers like Finance, Planning, Accountancy, Tax Practitioners, Banking and Broking etc, besides academics, research, and many more. Commerce as a stream of study after Class 12 is best suited for individuals having flair for accounting, finance, commodities, marketing and trading.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Candidates for admission to the first year of the Degree of Bachelor of commerce courses, BBA and B.Sc. Information systems management shall be required to have passed the higher secondary examinations(Academic or Vocational stream) conducted by the Government of Tamil Nadu or an Examination accepted as equivalent thereof by the Syndicate of the University of Madras.
The students imbibe a wide knowledge in the fields of which enhances the confidence levels within students. The students are also encouraged to take part in curricular, co- curricular and extra-curricular activities which shapes them in their overall development.
The candidates after obtaining Bachelors degree in Commerce can undergo the following courses for higher education.
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A course in Commerce can also shape a career for the students in various sectors like banking, financial services, business and industry, government services and law.