This department, formerly known as Department of Commercial Practice, was established in the year 1972 with the objective of offering 3-year diploma programme in Commerce. It is a Government Aided discipline. With highly dedicated and experienced faculty, the department is striving hard to make the students readily employable. The scholarly faculty of the department guide the students at every step and motivate the students to achieve lofty ideals in life. Students are being exposed and educated in the modern office concepts related to business, office practices and entrepreneurship.
The department earnestly strives hard at developing the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values of students by introducing dynamic and interactive methods of teaching. The department regularly organizes guest lectures, seminars, industrial visits, in-plant training and intramural competitions for the benefit of students to hone their knowledge and skills. Under the aegis of Entrepreneurship and Management Development (EMD) Cell of our polytechnic, awareness programmes are being conducted to final year students to gain first-hand information on basic concepts related to entrepreneurship. We maintain a very good rapport with industries and leading organizations to offer suitable placement services to students and conduct guest lectures and Programme Advisory Committee Meetings. Syllabus and Curriculum are being revised by convening Programme Advisory Committee Meetings. Eminent Academicians and Industrial Experts are invited for the PAC Meetings to get their wise-counsel and valuable inputs..
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The department earnestly strives to meet the ever-changing expectations of employers with a holistic approach, integrated efforts and unified action. Leading business organizations conduct campus interview to recruit our final year students.
Students who have completed this 3-year diploma are eligible for admission to 2nd year B.Com, B.Com(CA),BBA,B.Com(PA) etc. Students are deputed for industrial training to various organizations in and around Rajapalayam to hone their skills and enhance their competencies towards real time business operations. Industrial visits are organized periodically to give industrial exposure to our students.