The Department of Commerce was started in the academic year 1968-1969, with inception of B.Com course. It was elevated to a Post Graduate Department in the year 1975-1976. To give thrust to women’s education, B.Com was started as a separate wing during 1984-1985.

    The Department was further elevated to a Research Department to offer M.Phil Course full time and part time from 1985-1986. From 1994, the Department was elevated to a full-fledged Research Department for offering Ph.D full time and part time Programme. Hence our Department has become one of the research centres for offering Ph.D Programme under FDP/UGC Fellowship so far 24 scholars have been awarded Doctorate, 01 scholar is awaiting viva-voce and 24 scholars are at various stages of their research work.

  • In view of the extensive development taking place in Commerce education, the department wishes to offer core and applied programme of  UG and PG levels with specialization in Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, Taxation and Accounting. This may  lead to the formation of School of Commerce

  • As most of the students have admitted from rural area, special attention will be given to impart knowledge, which will enhance their present level of employability  


  • To achieve the above goal, the department is attempting to improve the quality of the programmes offered by improving the teaching methodology and    interactive lectures, besides introducing   E-learning.

  • To impart latest developments taking place in trade, industry, commerce and practicing business in curriculum development and examination evaluation system.

          Focus on modern methods of teaching such as role play, case study, etc.


  • To attain the vision through mission, the Department has the following multiple objectives viz.

  • Periodical updating of Syllabus, improvement of the teaching methodology and student counselling.

  • Student support services such as offering remedial coaching classes, placement facilities in reputed concerns.

  • To have tie-up arrangements with the external sources to improve the practical knowledge of the students for employability of job opportunities.

  • Enabling the teaching staff to update their  knowledge  through Workshops, Seminars etc.,


  1. B.Com., - Commerce (Day & Evening)

    Eligibility:A pass in +2 with Commerce, Accountancy, Business Maths/ Statistics/Economics/Principals of Economics/ Computer Science  

  2. M.Com., -Commerce (Day & Evening)

    Eligibility:A Graduation in Commerce

  3. M.Phil., - Commerce

    Eligibility:A Post Graduation in Commerce

  4. Ph.D., - Commerce

    A Post Graduation in Commerce with minimum of 55% of marks

For Details email:

    Dr. M. Mathivanan., M.Com., M.Phil., B. Ed., Ph.D.,

    Head Department of Commerce

    Cell: 8940694095 & 9443523557