To meet the challenges of emerging scenario in the twenty first century and to optimally exploit the new opportunities in the field of commerce, the School of Commerce was started in September 1990. The department offers Ph.D, M.Phil, M.Com (Finance & Accounting) and M.Com (Finance & Computer Applications) degree courses. So far this school has produced 73 Ph.D and 137 M.Phil graduates.
This school has conducted 36 Refresher Courses in Commerce benefiting more than 900 Colleges and University teachers. This School has also conducted several Seminars and Conferences. It has organized a number of Workshops to revamp the syllabus for Commerce courses. This school has conducted Computer Application training programs for commerce teachers of affiliated Colleges and also conducted many Computer Application training programs to University administrative staff and Local Fund Audit staff.
This school was also instrumental in introducing job oriented and innovative courses like B.Com (Computer Applications), B.Com (E-Commerce), M.Com (Finance & Control), M.Com (International Business), and M.Com (Computer Applications) and many Diploma and P.G Diploma Courses offered in Affiliated Colleges and School of Distance Education, Bharathiar University. At present there are 36 Ph.D Scholars and 11 M.Phil Scholars and 110 PG students pursuing their studies in this School.
Professor & Head,
Department of Commerce,
Coimbatore – 641 046.