Department of Commerce

Establishment:June 1971

General Information about Dept.:

The prime object behind this commerce education is to develop the commercial knowledge and give exposure to hidden skills of the students for the development of the self and the nation. Under this department B.Com course is three years integrated degree. This course consists of the knowledge of the marketing, accounting and costing, economics, insurance, management, industrial management etc. the department offered Advanced Accountancy and Industrial Management as optional subject for final year students. It helps in the development of career of the students by continuous assessment. This is one of the departments in the college campus which is having the strength of 987 students (2014-15). Out of which 56% students are girls.

Faculty Profile:

Sr. No Name of Faculty Qualification Designation
1 Dr. B.D. Girigosavi M.Com, M.Phil, DIT, G.D.C& A, Ph.D Associate Professor
2 Dr.(Mrs). A.N. Yadav M.Com, M.Phil, Ph.D Assistant Professor
3 Dr. A.G. Suryavanshi M.Com, Ph.D,MBA DIT, G.D.C& A Assistant Professor
4 Mr. K.D. Kamble M.Com, M.Phil, NET Assistant Professor
5 Prof. Mrs. S.G. Deshmukh M.Sc, MCA Lecturer(CHB)

  1. To make acquaint of commerce education in the society.
  2. To develop the skill, Knowledge and potential of students in respect of commerce education.
  3. To provide practical and professional knowledge to the students for better employment opportunities in the life.
  4. To provide practical and professional knowledge to the students for better employment opportunities in the life
  5. To generate entrepreneurs through commerce education for building the nation.
  6. To provide consultancy towards business, industries and economy with consistency of research.
  7. To make involvement of students in industry and commerce by arranging industrial visits, expert lectures by invitees, seminar, conference and workshop at state, national and international level.
  8. To develop awareness about ICT and knowledge of E-Commerce of the students for better opportunities in MNCs.
Our Alumni:
  • Adv. Rajan Kinkar
  • Shri.Vijay Kumar Budhale
  • Shri. D.S. Patil[C.A.]-Leading Practicener in Taxation & First NET Qualified in Commerce.
  • Dr.A.D.Jadhav, Assistant Professor, SIBER,An Autonomous Institute,Kolhapur
  • Shri. Ajit Panditrao Mane Social Worker
  • Shri. Achut D.Bhat, National Insurance Co.
  • Shri.Sachin Kumbhar,Senior Clerk The New College,Kolhapur.
  • Shri.Pramod Raut,Foot-Ball Player Khandoba Talim,Kolhapur.
  • Shri.Shirish Sasne,Police Inspector.
  • Smt.Shantibai Limbani, Timber Merchant.
  • Shri. Umarfaruk L Mujawar, Ex-Corporator Panhala.
  • Shri.Sagar Chavan,Ex-Mayor,Kolhapur.
  • Shri. Sandip Narake,Director of Gokul.
  • Shri.Ajit Kahrade,Founder of Balasaheb Kahrade B.P.Ed.College.
  • Shri.Narendra Dabhole,Branch Manager Bank of India,Rajarampuri,Kolhapur.

Special Achievements of Dept:
  1. Active Participation of Commerce Students in Cultural Programs at District & Central Youth Festivals
  2. Active Participation in Various Sport Activities.
  3. Organized “Jagar Janivancha” & “ Deshbhakticha Jagar”.
  4. Organized National Skill Development Programme for Employability of Students.
  5. Participation in Digital India 2015 Programme
  6. Organised Self Development Programme to B.Com/BBA/BCA students
Departmental Activity:
  1. Organised Lead College Workshop on “Career Opportunities in Banking Sector
  2. Celebrated Chartered Accountant Day
  3. Discussion on Budget
  4. Lecture on Information Technology by Vishwanet Pvt Ltd.
  5. World Mental Health Day
  6. Organised study tours, industrial visits for students
Co - Curricular Activities:
  1. Students of the department are receiving scholarships (BC/EBC & others)
  2. Participation in “Earn and Learn Scheme” and “Work on Demand Scheme”
  3. Participation in NSS
  4. Placement Activities- The two lecturers have additional charge of the departmental placement officers for B. Com students
  5. Counseling at the time of admission.
  6. Involvement of faculty in SET/NET Coaching
  7. Remedial Coaching for SC/ST students
Thank you.