Commerce
 

The Department  of Commerce was started in the year 1969-70, with a sanctioned strength of 50. The M.Com. programme was introduced in the year 1975-76, with a sanctioned strength of 20. The strength of M.Com. programme was increased to 25 from the year 2011 onwards. The curriculum for M.Com. course includes subjects like MS Office and practical exposure to computerized accounting packages. The department offers full-time and part-time research facilities leading to M.Phil. in Commerce and Ph.D. in Commerce.
 CAREER ORIENTED COURSE

The department received a sum of Rs.7,00,000 from UGC to offer a Career Oriented Course on Office Management. The department has constructed a separate commerce computer lab with 30 desktop systems of recent configuration with this fund. The certificate Course in Office Management is offered from 2009-10 onwards.

 B.COM
 a) PROGRAM OUTCOME

By successfully completing the B.Com Course, they were able to gain knowledge in the fundamentals of Commerce, Accountancy, Taxation, Banking and Auditing. They also equip with professional and entrepreneurial skill.

 b) PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOME
  • The students can able to manage their business effectively by enhancing their skills like effective communication, decision making, problem solving in day to day business affairs.
  • Use knowledge and skills of accounting and finance in all areas of business operations.
  • Apply the entrepreneurial and managerial skills for effective business Management.
  • Understand the concepts, principles and rules of various laws that is applicable to business transactions.
  • Acquired practical skills to work as tax consultant, audit assistant and other financial supporting services.
 M.Com
 a) PROGRAM OUTCOME

By completing the M.com course, they were able to identify, analyze and grab the opportunities available in the areas of business. They can also apply advanced tools and techniques for solving the business problems.

 b) PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOME
  • Learners will be able undertake advance research in the field of commerce and finance.
  • The students can work on team, to achieve their goals.
  • Students can occupy important positions in business, industries and related organization.
  • The students can solve the issues of social relevance with professional ethics and practices.
  • Students can equip themselves to write Competitive examinations including SET/NET.
 CAREER ORIENTED COURSE – OFFICE MANAGEMENT
 a) PROGRAM OUTCOME

After the completion of this course, the students will develop the necessary technical, organizational and interpersonal skills that will enhance the role as an effective member of the office team.

 b) PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOME
  • The students have learnt about the usage and working of different office machineries.
  • The learners can apply basic accounting knowledge and skill competency to prepare office accounting statements.
  • With a wide variety of hands on practical experience and creative thinking skills, the students are trained to meet the demands of today’s challenging work environment.
  • The students are able to demonstrate effective business communication skills.
 FACULTY
  • Dr. M. Thamaraikannan, M.Com., M.Phil., M.Ed., M.B.A., Ph.D.                                               (Head)
  • Dr. V. Mohan Raj, M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Dr. R. Gayathri Balakrishnan, M.Com., M.Phil., M.B.A., M.F.C., Ph.D.
  • Dr. N. Deepa, M.Com., M.Phil., P.G.D.C.A., Ph.D.
  • Dr. P. Thilagavathi, M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Dr. S. Mallika, M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Dr. P. Saravana Kumar, M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Dr. P. Ashok Kumar., M.Com., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
  • Dr. B. Jeeva Rekha., M.Com., M.Phil.,e.com., PGDCA., Ph.D.,
  • Dr. P. Tamilselvan., M.Com., MBA., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
 SELECT PUBLICATIONS
  • Dr. M. Thamaraikannan
    • A study on determinants of dividend behaviour of selected banking companies in India, Lambert Academic Publishing, 2017-18, ISBN-13: 978-613-7-34322-7
    • A Study On The Growth Performance Of Selected Public And Private Sector Banks In India, International Journal of Research and Business Innovation, 2017-2018, 53.
    • Internet Marketing – Buying Behaviour and Problems faced by Customers in Online Shopping, Shanlax International Journal of Commerce,2016-2017, ISSN 2320 4168, IF:3.122
    • Electronic Tailing Recent Trends in India, International Journal of Research and Business Innovation, 2016-2017, 1.53
    • Annual Credit Plan Performance of Lead Bank in Erode District, Intercontinental Journal of Marketing Research Review, 2016-2017, ISSN 2347 1670, Impact Factor 1.590
    • Structure and growth of Indian retail marketing, PRIMAX International Journal of Commerce and Management Research, 2016-2017, ISSN 2321 3612
    • A Study on Financial Performance of Tamil Nadu Industrial Investment Corporation Ltd, PRIMAX International Journal of Commerce and Management Research, 2015-2016, ISSN 2321 3612
    • Impact of Economic Recession On The Financial Performance Of Selected Private Sector Cement Companies In Tamil Nadu, International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Modern Education, 2015-2016, ISSN 2454 64419, Impact Value 6.725
  • Dr. V. Mohan Raj
    • Trends in dividend behaviour of selected old private sector banks in India, RESEARCH REVIEW International Journal of multidisciplinary, 2017-2018, 2455-3085.
    • Determinant Of Capital Structure: A Case Study Of Aurobindo Pharma Limited, International Journal of Management and social sciences research, 2017-2018, 2319-4421.
    • Application & Management, 2017-2018, Volume No.8, Issued No.03, ISSN 2231-1009..
    • Determinants Of Dividend Policy With Special Reference To Selected Housing Finance Corporations In India, Intercontinental Journal of Marketing Research Review, 2016-2017, ISSN 2347 1670, Impact Factor 1.590
    • Working Capital Efficiency: A Case Study Of Associated Cement Limited India, International Journal of Research in Commerce & Management, 2015-2016,Volume No.6, Issued No.02, ISSN 2231-4245
    • A Study on Consumer Buying Behaviour of FMCG Products with Special Reference to Bathing Soap in Erode, International Journal of Research in Commerce & Management, 2015-2016,Volume No.7, Issued No.02, ISSN 2231-1009
    • Empowerment of Women Through Self Help Groups, International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics & Management, 2015-2016,Volume No.5, Issued No.12, ISSN 2231-4245.
  • Dr. R. Gayathri Balakrishnan
    • A Study on Rural Customers’ Satisfaction Towards ATM Services of Select Public Sector Banks with Special Reference to Gobichettipalayam Taluk, Erode District, International Journal of Scientific Research, 2015-2016,Volume No.5, Issued No.09, ISSN 2277 – 8179
    • A Study on Lending Performance of Tamil Nadu Industrial Investment Corporation Ltd, Indo Global Journal of Commerce and Economics, 2015-2016
    • Determinants of Profitability of Selected Non Banking Financial Companies In India, International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics and Management, 2015-2016,Volume No 5, Issued No.09, ISSN 2231 -4245
  • Dr. N. Deepa
    • “Prospects and Constraints of Public Sector Health Insurers in Erode District of Tamil Nadu: An Analysis”,, International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics & Management, 2017-2018, Volume No.8, Issued No.07, ISSN 2231-4245.
    • An Assessment Of Productive Efficiency Of The Select Private Sector Non-Banking Finance Companies In India, International Journal of Research in Commerce, IT & Management, 2017-2018, Volume No.7, Issued No.01, ISSN2231-5756..
    • “Health Insurance Policy Holders Perception Towards Public Sector Health Insurers in Erode District of Tamil Nadu”, International Journal of Research in Commerce, IT & Management, 2017-2018, Volume No.7, Issued No.10, ISSN 2231-5756..
    • Impact of Economic Recession On The Financial Performance Of Selected Private Sector Cement Companies In Tamil Nadu, International Journal of Research in Computer Application & Management,2015-2016,Volume No.5, Issued No.08, ISSN 2231-1009
    • Capital Structure, Productivity And Profitability Analysis of Selected Housing Finance Institutions In India, International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics & Management,2015-2016,Volume No.5, Issued No.12, ISSN 2231-4245.
    • A Study on Consumer Attitude towards Water Purifier with Special reference to the city, International Journal of Research in Commerce & Management,2015-2016,Volume No.6, Issued No.12, ISSN 0976-2183.
    • A Study on Customer Satisfaction towards Solar Water Heater with Reference to Erode City, International Journal of Research in Computer Application & Management,2014-2015,Volume No.4, Issued No.10, ISSN 2231-1009
    • Viral Marketing as Online Marketing Medium,IOSR Journal of Business and Management,2013-2014,Volume No.02, Pages 88-94, ISSN 2319-7668
  • Dr. P. Thilagavathi
    • A Study on Service Quality and Passengers Satisfaction of Indian Southern Railway Services with Special Reference to Southern Railways using Servqual Model, Shanlax International Journal of Commerce, 2017-2018, ISSN 2340-4168,Vol.6 ,Special issue 1, UGC Approved No.44120, pp 13-17.
    • Digital India: A Unique Step Towards E-Learning In India, International Organization of Scientific Research, 2017-2018, e-ISSN 2279-0837, p- ISSN 2279-0845, Vol.1, No.1.
    • A study on Tourism (with special reference to Palani), International Research Journal of Management Science & Technology, 2017-2018, ISSN 2250 – 1959 (0nline) 2348 – 9367 (Print),  Vol 8 Issue 11.
    • A study on Customer’s Attitude towards Instant Coffee With Special Reference To Erode City, International Research Journal of Social Sciences, 2015-2016, ISSN 2319–3565, Vol. 4(6)
    • Growth and Challenges of Retail Industry in India: an Analysis, GALAXY International Interdisciplinary Research Journal, 2015-2016, ISSN 2347-6915,Vol.3(7)
    • Financial Health of Housing Finance Institutions In India: An Empirical Evaluation, International Research Journal of Marketing and Economics,2015-2016,ISSN 2349-0314, Vol.2, Issue 10
    • Impact of Agriculture on Indian Economy,International Journal of Applied Research and Studies,2014-2015,ISSN: 2278-9480 Vol 3, Issue 8
    • Viral Marketing as Online Marketing Medium,International Research Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development,2014-2015,ISSN: 2319-331X ,Vol.3.No.1 |
  • Dr. P. Saravana Kumar
    • E-Business Challenges and Solutions, Shanlax International Journal Of Arts, Science And Humanities, 2017-2018, ISSN:2321-788X.
    • “Demonetization: A New Transition in Indian Economy”, , IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 2017-2018,  ISSN : 2279-0845.
    • “Green Marketing:A New Lane in Indian Business Environment”, , International Organization of Scientific Research Journal(IOSR), 2017-2018, ISSN:2279-0845(P).
    • Impact of Demonetization in India, Aayvagam an International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 2017-2018, ISSN: 2321-5739(P).
 RESEARCH PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN
S.No. Investigator Title,Year of Award & Duration Funding Agency Amount
1 Dr.M.K.Radhakrishnan A Study on the health Problems of Tannery Workers in Erode District of Tamilnadu, (2005-2006) & 2 Years UGC Rs.19,500
2 Dr.M.Thamaraikannan A Study on Marketing Problems of Turmeric Growers in Erode District, (2007-2008) & 2 years UGC Rs.41,000
3 Dr.M.Thamaraikannan A Critical Study on the Quality of Service offered by the Indian Railways and its Impact on Customer Satisfaction with Special Reference to Select Divisions in Southern Railways, (2013-2014) & 2 Years UGC Rs.2,50,000
4 Dr.V. Mohan Raj A Study on Utilization of Crop Insurance Schemes Among the Small Farmers in the Cauveri Delta Districts of Tamil Nadu, (2013-2014) & 2 Years UGC Rs.1,75,000
5 Dr.R.Gayathri Balakrishnan Rural Customer Perception Towards Services provided through ATMs of Select Commercial Banks in Gobichettipalayam Taluk of Erode District, (2013-2014) & 2 Years UGC Rs.1,83,000

 

 SEMINARS / CONFERENCES ORGANIZED
S.No. Period Details
1 Jan. 20, 2007 National Conference on Indian Railways Towards a new Horizon: Challenges and Opportunities
2 Feb. 03, 2017 One day workshop on ‘Computerized Accounting using Tally ERP-9’

 

 ASSOCIATION ACTIVITIES

The association conducts seminars and workshops by eminent academicians and experts in the fields of banking and finance.

 

 UNIVERSITY RANK HOLDERS

The following is the list of University Rank holders in B.Com. and M.Com. programmes.

S.No. Name Course Year Rank
1 R. Badri B.Com. 1997-2000 6th
2 K. Bhavani B.Com. 2001-2004 2nd
3 A. P. Srinivasan M.Com. 1987-1989 1st
Gold Medal
4 K. Balamurugaprabhakar M.Com. 1997-1999 2nd
5 R. Jayavel M.Com. 1997-1999 4th
6 K. Tamil Selvi M.Com. 2001-2003 9th
7 R. Mohanambal M.Com. 2003-2005 7th
8 T. Gomathi M.Com. 2010-2012 9th
9 T. Gowri Shankar M.Com. 2015-2017 3rd