Department of Commerce
The department of commerce can be said to have come into existence with the University order granting permanent affiliation to Pavanatma College, murickassery as a junior college on 1982,when the pre-degree batches for commerce was began. The department crossed yet another landmark by becoming the first Post Graduate Department of the college on 21st October 1995.
The PG Department of Commerce is imparting thorough practical and conceptual knowledge in a variety of subjects like Accounting, Finance, Taxation, Management, Capital market, and so on to students of UG and P.G. programmes. Commerce being in the nature of a professional course, the department earnestly endeavours to enhance, in particular, the professional competencies of students with a view to equipping them in building up their career through direct placements or through advanced professional courses like CA, CS, CMA, etc. Taking in letter and spirit, the contemporary relevance of commerce in terms of the ever increasing number of enrollments and the job opportunities it offers, the department is taking creative initiatives to motivate and inspire students by organizing different seminars, workshops, and add-on courses.
The department is also providing extension activities to cater to the requirements of the community at large. Some students came off with flying colours, bringing glory, while carving a niche in the academic history of the department.The department advanced a major step forward in the higher education front with the installation of a computer lab un 2005, through UGC aid. At present the department has a smart classroom with multy media ,internet facilities.The department is earnestly trying to get a research center approved by the university as the part of their plans . The department hopes a great leap into the years to come ahead
Minor research projects
►Dr. Johnson V. (Assistant professor) – A study on the management of public Finance by the Government of Kerala submitted to UGC.
►Dr. Domini V.A (Associate Professor) –Received approval from UGC on topic A study on the factors affecting public debt of government of Kerala.
►Mr.Jins Mathew(Assistant professor)-A study on the topic of “Socio-economic Impact of MNREGP with social reference to southern district of Kerala”.