Commerce Department

The Faculty of Commerce was established in 1999 with the inception of the institute and PG started in 2009 with the sole aim of providing commercial education to the rural students. At present 310 students are pursuing their studies at undergraduate and post graduate level at the able guidance of five teachers. With the increase in student’s strength and looking at the future requirements, steps have been taken to widen the infrastructure facilities and create an ambience for excellent teaching, learning and other personality development activities of the learners. Three staff members are Ph.D. holders, one is M.Phil. Degree holder, one is NET and one is MBA qualified.

The faculty offers one skill-oriented certificate course at U.G. level. In addition to conventional method of teaching, charts, internet, LCD, field projects are also used as and when required. Field studies and excursions are arranged to acquaint students with the real picture in their field of study. Feedback from students and others reflect the level and scope for further improvement.

Besides learning in theory classes, students also learn themselves by using computers, internet services, debating competitions, tutorials/homework, and project work assigned to them, also help in independent learning. The subject knowledge of students is evaluated through internal tests, group discussions, oral tests and assessment of practical work, project work, tutorials. Final evaluation is through the University examinations conducted at the end of semester for the courses run under semester pattern. All teachers are actively involved in research activity by publishing research papers in national, international UGC Approved journals having good impact factors and ISSN and completed minor research projects.

Two faculty members areresearch guides of Savitribai Phule Pune University and 07 students are at present doing Ph.D under their guidance. The faculty organized workshops, seminars, guest lectures and lecture series to keep abreast in various fields. Since inception, the faculty has proved its caliber by attracting good number of students and sending its output with good placements.

Faculty Profile

Dr. Pratibha V. Kanawade
M.Com., NET, Ph.D., G.D.C&A Vice Principal, HOD and Assistant Professor Business Administration
Dr. Archana A. Vikhe
M.Com. M. Phil, B.Ed, Ph.D., G.D.C&A. Assistant Professor Advanced Accounting and Auditing
Mr. Sagar B. Gholap
M.Com., MBA, G.D.C&A. Assistant Professor Business Administration
Dr. Digambar S. Shelke
M.Com., Ph.D., G.D.C&A. Assistant Professor Business Administration
Mrs. Nilima R. Kharde
M.Com Assistant Professor Business Administration

Department at a Glance

  • B. Com :Specialization- 1. Marketing Management
    2. Banking & Finance
  • M.Com :Specialization- 1. Business Administration
  • Bridge Course and Remedial Course
  • Skill Development Course –Basics of Share Marketing
  • Internship for T.Y.B.Com Students
  • Project Work for M.Com Students
  • Arrangement of Seminars and Workshops
  • Arrangement of Educational Tours