Department of Commerce

Vision:

To craft socially responsible entrepreneurs, professionals and managers of the future.

Mission

  • To maintain excellence in Commerce courses.
  • To initiate M.Com courses and excel in them.
  • To take a practical and meaningful approach towards the existing syllabus.
  • To develop the personality of the students by conducting meaningful co-curricular activities.
  • To motivate the students to stand up to the challenges of the global environment and inculcate the necessary values in them.
  • To empower the students with the practical skills, ICT and knowledge to realize their cherished goals.
  • To contribute to national development and growth.

Introduction:

The Department of Commerce, Christ College, Rajkot, has a three-year Bachelor’s program with specialization / elective Accounting or Business Management or Banking and Finance. The medium of instruction is English and the highly qualified and experienced faculty members use ICT based teaching learning methods.

The Department has 04 qualified staff members headed by Dr. Swati Doshi

  1. Dr Swati Doshi- Associate Professor and Head
  2. Dr. Gaurav Vora – Assistant Professor
  3. Dr. Supriya Raithatha- Assistant Professor
  4. Ms. Rashmi Pala- Assistant Professor

Best Practice:

Commerce Association is an association that is by the students and for the students of Commerce faculty since 2001. The members of the club make plans and decisions for conducting various activities. The activities supplement the curriculum taking into consideration the recent trends in the field of Commerce. It also gives a platform for training students to participate in inter college events at state and national level. The senior students act as mentors to the first year students for preparations for various competitions.

List of the special subjects taught by the department:

  • English Language
  • Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Micro Economics
  • Business Organization and Management
  • Company Law
  • Business Mathematics
  • Personal Selling and Salesmanship
  • Computer Application in Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • E- Commerce and Use of RDBMS
  • Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Principles of Macro Economics
  • Business Communication
  • Income Tax Law and Practice
  • Indian Economy
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics
  • Management Accounting
  • Auditing and Corporate Governance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management

Additional Features of Department

Commerce Association has been formed to channelize the diverse interests and commendable efficiency of the students of Commerce stream for their strategic development. The activities of the association are planned, organized and managed by a strong, dedicated, enthusiastic and creative team of student office bearers and mentored by staff coordinators. It facilitates constructive and positive appreciation to the members and makes them decisive, bold and dynamic. To realize the objective of ensuring a holistic development of the students of Commerce Department, the association focuses on developing a professional attitude, skills for leadership, management and /or entrepreneurship roles and good citizenship.

Major Events Conducted by the Department:

  • Vividha 2020 – A National Level Conference
  • Fun Fair
  • Industry Analysis Competition
  • Movie Review Competition
  • Guidance on How to write research paper
  • Product Modification Competition
  • Start-Ups in Covid situation
  • Documentary Making Competition
  • On site Lectures and Industrial Visits
  • Ad Hunt
  • Ad analysis
  • Quiz Competition
  • Alumni Interaction

Expert Talk

No. Title of the Talk Month/Year
1 Unlocking Economy : A New Challenge Post Lockdown July 2021
2 Soft Skill Development June 2021
3 GST March 2021
4 Graduation: What Now, What Next?” February 2021
5 Import Export Procedures and Career Opportunities September 2020
6 Careers in Event Management September 2020
7 Effects of Covid 19 on Financial Markets May 2020
8 Marketing Practices – the Canadian Way 2019
9 Investment Instruments and Opportunities July 2019
10 Ideas to a Business Idea July 2019
11 CV Writing and Interview Skills June 2018
12 Finance Gym January 2018
13 GST December 2017

Certificate Courses:

  • Event Management in 2020-21 and 2018-19
  • E Commerce in 2018-19
  • Research Methodology in 2018-19
  • Beginners Course in French in 2016-17
  • Tally in 2016-17

Opportunities:

  • Start-ups
  • Joining Family Business
  • Starting a School/ College
  • Direct and/or Indirect Tax Practice
  • Event Management Company
  • Government Jobs
  • Careers in Marketing and Advertising field
  • Jobs in Banking, Insurance and other Private Corporate Sectors
  • Career in Import and Export Business
  • Capital Market Trader
  • Capital Market Analyst
  • Investment Banker / Financial Consultant
  • Accounts Professional
  • Non- Technical Jobs in IT Companies
  • Radio Jockeying
  • Journalism
  • M.Com. and NET for Teaching Opportunities in Commerce field
  • Insurance Agent – Post IRDA examination
  • Banking Examination – For Jobs in Nationalized Banks
  • B.Ed. for Teaching in Schools
  • P.T.C for Primary school Teaching
  • L.L.B. to Practice Law
  • Chartered Accountancy from ICAI (Equivalent to M.Com.)
  • Company Secretary from ICSI
  • Cost and Works Accountant from ICWAI
  • ICFAI
  • CFA from USA
  • Foreign studies in Marketing and Finance in Australia or Canada

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