About Post Graduate Department of Commerce

The P.G. Department of Commerce has been imparting quality education to prepare innovative and effective managers, researchers, and teachers for more than two decades. It is keeping itself abreast with the changing times and is on a fast move to equip its students to meet the challenges of globalization and knowledge explosion. The department provides a stimulating learning environment to the students with a variety of advanced features and amenities. The Department has a sufficient number of spacious & airy classrooms that are equipped with multimedia projectors. The Department has established itself as the centre of excellence with a focus on education and research taking into consideration of societal welfare. The faculty of the department has a track record of academic excellence, possessing the highest level of competence in terms of qualifications and exposure to a wide range of latest and innovative technology in the digital era. The performance of the student is continuously evaluated through class participation, written assignments, and class tests in addition to mid-semester and end-semester examinations. The Placement Cell of the Department helps in exploring good employment opportunities in different sectors like industry, research and academics continuously.

Year of Establishment: 1995

Courses Offered

  • M.Com
  • B.Com
  • B.Com (Hons.)
  • Add on Insurance Business

Highlights of the Department

  • Admission on the basis of Merit
  • Highly Experienced and Dedicated Faculty
  • Innovative Teaching Methodologies
  • Virtual Classes
  • Digital Learning
  • Career Guidance and Counselling 
  • Feedback from the Students
  • Seminars/ Workshops/ Conferences
  • Guidance for the Preparation of UGC-NET
  • Field Studies/ Project Work/Hands-on Experience
  • Student Enrichment Programmes
  • Remedial Classes for Weak Students
  • Departmental Library with latest editions of books for students and faculty and In-House Journal
  • Social Welfare Activities
  • Industrial Visits
  • Highly Sophisticated Computer Lab
  • Activity-Based learning

FACULTY  PROFILE

Sr. no. Name Qualification Designation Subject (Expertise) Teaching Experience
1. Mrs. Leena Kakkar M.Com, N.E.T., M.A. (Eco.), Ph.D. Pursuing Assistant Professor Business Administration 24 years
2. Dr. AartiGarg M.Com, N.E.T., B.Ed., M.A (Eng.), Ph.D. Assistant Professor Banking/

Finance

9years
3. Dr. AnjuBala Ph.D., M. Com, MBA

MPhil, N.E.T., M.A. (Eco)

Assistant Professor Finance/

Marketing

18 years
4. Mrs. Roopkamal M.Com, B.Ed. Assistant Professor Accounting/

Finance

7years
5. Ms. Srishti M.Com Assistant Professor Banking &HRM 2  years
6. Mrs. Priyanka M.Com  M.B. A N.E.T Assistant Professor HRM, Marketing 3 years
7. Mrs. Tania M.Com , M.B.A, N.E.T Assistant Professor HRM, Marketing 1.5 years

Publications

Publications:  
Research Papers (SCI/Scopus indexed and UGC approved journals) 19
Papers Presented in National/International Conferences 51
Books published with ISBN 13
In-House Journals 04
Chapter Published in Books 12
Participation in Orientation/Refresher courses 06
Workshop/Orientation/Faculty Development Program attended 13
National/International Conferences Attended 13

National Seminars/Conferences/Workshops/ Guest lectures organized

Institute Funded/Self-Financed National Seminars/Workshops/Guest Lectures-  12
UGC/ ICSSR/ Others Agencies Sponsored National Seminars /Workshops- 4

Campus Placements

The Post Graduate Department of Commerce is one of the magnificent departments of this glorious and historic institution and is constantly committed to academic excellence and the placements of its students. Reputed Multinational companies and banks like; IBM DAKSH / Concentrix, ICICI Bank, and the Institute of Finance Banking and insurance(IFBI), visit our campus for the placement of the students. The Department takes various initiatives to provide job opportunities to the students and the department also organizes various activities to enhance the capabilities of the students to prepare them for these campus placement drives. The Department also has a glorious history of students working in respectable positions with reputed companies and banks.

Curriculum

Bachelor of Commerce(B.Com)

Eligibility: Must have passed Class 12 with a minimum of 45% marks

Course Duration: Three Years (Six semesters) Eligibility 10+2 

https://puchd.ac.in/includes/syllabus/2020/20200826213622-b.com.pdf?202207562103

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

Course Duration: Two Years (Four semesters)

Eligibility Criteria for M.Com in Panjab University is given below: Candidates having a B.Com degree, BBA or graduation degree in Economics/Statistics/Commerce/Mathematics with 50% marks are eligible to apply

https://puchd.ac.in/includes/syllabus/2017/20170905103952-m.com2017-18.pdf?202207562103

Outstanding Alumnae of Department of Commerce

Sr. No. Name Designation Year Contact No.
1 Jaskeen Audit Inspector, Cooperative Society (PPSC), Punjab 2015 9876935557
2 Roopkamal Chawla Assistant Professor, DevSamaj College for Women Ferozepur city, Punjab. 2011 8437480657
3 Poonampreet Assistant Professor, RSD  College, Ferozepur city. 2015 9872740628
4 Anjali Dhawan Assistant Professor, Dev Samaj College for Women Ferozepur. 1999 9915502856
5 Chanda Monga Assistant Professor Dev Samaj College for Women Ferozepur city. 2002 9855789101
6 Ashima Banga P.O,State Bank of India, Bathinda. 2012 9872195157
7 Smiley Entrepreneur, Model Town, Ferozepur city. 2016 7508745090
8 Megha Audit Inspector, Punjab Govt. 2016 8427586658
9 Ramandeep K Channana Intelligence Headquarters, Mohali 77 2012 8427115574
11 Sheweta  Revenue collector, Water, supply and Sewerage, Fzr 2016 7696989453
12 Mandeep Punjab and Sind Bank 2014 9814439773
13 Nandini Asst. manager, Axis Bank, Bhatinda 2020 7347349362
14 Srishti Assistant Professor, Dev Samaj College for Women Ferozepur. 2019 6284773236

FUTURE PROSPECTS OF COMMERCE

Due to the recent policies of the Indian government, the commerce sector is growing at an unbelievably fast pace. Career options for commerce students include those in the accounting, auditing, finance, and banking sectors as well as Government service opportunities like I.R.S., I.A.S., I.F.S., etc. The pay package at entry-level begins somewhere between Rs 3 to Rs 8 lacs per annum which may raise to crores if you play to your strengths with talent, skill & experience. If the student has the knack for it, the sky is the limit. If you love numbers & have a logical and an analytical bent of mind, then a career in commerce is the perfect selection for you. The students get to work in positions such as:

  • Accountant
  • Tax Consultant
  • Budget Consultant
  • Portfolio Manager
  • Digital Marketer
  • Customer Relationship Executive
  • Banker
  • Stock Broker
  • Statistician
  • Financial Consultant
  • Event  Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Administrative Job
  • Market Researcher
  • Bpo/Kpos
  • Travel Agent
  • Lecturer After Post Graduation

Can opt for further studies like

MBA, CA, CFA, CS, COST ACCOUNTANT FROM ICWA, M.COM, LLB, HOTEL MANAGEMENT, BUSINESS ACCOUNTING, AND TAXATIONETC.