Established 1991, Recognized u/s 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956 (2006)
Granted Autonomy in 2008
Accredited with โ€˜Aโ€™ Grade with 3.31 CGPA (2017) by NAAC
Affiliated to Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram

Profile of the Departments

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The Department of Commerce was started in the year 1991, and upgraded as P.G Department in the year 2004. The M. Phil and Ph. D were started in the year 2009 and 2011 respectively. Presently the department has 14 staff members and 944 students. Most of our of faculty members are well qualified with Ph.D. NET & SLET, dedicated and experienced to provide quality education to the students. The Department provides placement facility and trains the students in their career. The Department had been pioneering in conducting various activities in the State level, National level and International level for the overall personality development of students.

Overall department strength
Shift โ€“ I : 524
Shift โ€“ II : 420
Total : 944
Faculty members : 14

Annual Events of the Department

This is a National Level Seminar conducted every year exclusively for the Students.Research papers are presented by the students and best papers are awarded with prize.

COMMET is an Inter Collegiate Competitions and Intra Departmental Exhibition conducted every year. Students from different Colleges participate in the competitions and winners are awarded with prize. In Intra Departmental Exhibition the students from commerce department exhibits stalls in the given theme.

Intra Departmental Competitions are conducted every year for the Commerce Students in order to bring out their inner hidden talents. The students are actively participating in the competitions and winners are awarded with prize.

To prepare students serve the society by becoming well qualified professionals, administrators, managers and self-skilled entrepreneurs.

To improve the studentsโ€™ conceptual capabilities, suitable for fulfilling the latest needs and values to upgrade their skills and abilities for societal needs.

Programme offered

Degree Programme Duration Semester Total Credite
UG B.Sc Commerce 3 Years 6 140
PG M.Sc. Commerce 2 Years 4 90
M.Phil M.Phil. Commerce 1 Years 2 36
Ph.D Ph.D Commerce - - -
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Programme Year
B.Com. Commerce 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016.
M.Com. Commerce 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016.
M.Phil. Commerce 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016,

Hods Message

 โ€œEducation is one thing, that no one can take away from youโ€

Itโ€™s my honour to welcome to the PG and Research Department of Commerce of St. Josephโ€™s College of Arts and Science (Autonomous), Cuddalore. The department offerscourses such as B. Com, M. Com, M. Phil and Ph. D (Full-Time & Part-Time)with the support of efficient, experienced and well qualified faculty members. The courses which we offer, helps the students to get exposure to innovative ideas and new concepts which can shape them to compete in the job market, Entrepreneurial field etc.,

We can proudly say that our department is being pioneer in many activitiesand it has organised various Inter-Collegiate Competitions, National Level Seminars, Intra departmental Competitions, Workshops on Personality Development, Career Guidance etc., and also offering Value added Courses in order to develop them in multi-dimensional level.

In addition to academic excellence, we focus on the students morality and discipline by inculcating the value of punctuality and regularity.We have well equipped Commerce Lab with 85Computers with latest configuration through which we offer courses like Tallyerp 9, GST Filing etc.

In our department 12 out of 14 staff members are with Ph. D qualification and out of which 7 have obtained Ph. D Guideship and effectively guiding the scholars objectively.Weacclaimed anunique record in our institution that 7 Ph.D. Scholars have successfully completed and at present 15 candidates are pursuing. Our staff members are committed, dedicated and sincere in rendering service to the students community.

We hope this website helps you to visualise and understand our departmentโ€™s Academicand other activities better. We can concretely say that our department is student centered by making them employable with social values and ethics.

Thank you for visiting us.

Dr. I. Savarimuthu
Associate Professor & Head
PG & Research Department of Commerce
St. Josephโ€™s College of Arts and Science (Autonomous)
Mobile No :9790198403 / 9443043148
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1.     95EM053 Dr. I. Savarimuthu M.Com., M.Phil., M.B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., HoD & Associate Professor
2.     95EM072 Dr. L. Santhana Raj M.Com., M.A., M.B.A., M.B.M., M.Phil., Ph.D., Associate Professor
3.     98EM120 Dr. R. Krishnakumar M.Com., M.Phil., M.B.A., Ph.D., PGDFM., SET, Associate Professor
4.     02EM160 Dr. P. James Mary M.A., M.Com., SLET., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
5.     03EM182 Dr. P. Vaitianadane Anbounadane M.Com., M.Phil., B.Ed., M.B.A., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
6.     03EM204 Dr. F. Andrews M.Com., M.Com.(BIM), M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
7.     05EM246 Dr. A. Radhakrishnan M.Com., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D., PGDCM., SLET, Assistant Professor
8.     05EM247 Mr. A. Albert Ravi M.Com., M.Phil., M.B.A., Assistant Professor
9.     05EM248 Dr. P. Arul Prasad M.Com., M.Phil., M.B.A., B.L.I.S., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
10.     10EM025 Dr. P. Benjamin Rozario M.Com., M.Phil., M.H.R.M., M.B.A., SET.,Ph.D Assistant Professor
11.     10EM026 Mr. D. Prabakaran M.Com., M.Phil., B.Ed., NET Assistant Professor
12.     10EM027 Dr. S. Baby Motcharakkini M.Com., B.Ed., M.Phil.,Ph.D Assistant Professor
13.     11EM007 Dr. M. John Bosco M.Com., M.Phil.,Ph.D Assistant Professor
14.     22EM003 Dr. S. Sambath M.Com., M.Phil.,Ph.D Assistant Professor


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