Department of Professional Accounting

B.Com Professional Accounting is 3-year undergraduate course, the minimum eligibility for which is higher secondary certificate examination with commerce subjects such as accounts, math, and economics. Accounting is an integral part of the management and governance of any enterprise. The professional accounting program is designed for those seeking an exciting and meaningful business career, this course provides a professional accounting qualification designed to meet the academic requirements of chartered accountants.

This degree will prepare you to:

  • undertake and evaluate the conceptual basis of accounting
  • understand and apply principles and analytical techniques from economics, commercial law, business communications and the accounting context.

Professional Accounting is an ideal platform for a dynamic and exciting business career. Our program provides practical and relevant skills, creating career opportunities in areas such as financial management, public practice, commerce and industry, government and semi-government organizations, and accounting education.

Some of the job designations which are ideal for a B. Com Professional Accounting graduate are Chief Professional Accounting Officer, Professional Accounting Firm Partner, Finance Director, Audit Manager etc. in industries like Banks, Marketing Organizations, Educational Institutes, Business Consultancies, Multinational Companies, Financial Organizations and Export Companies.

Head Of Department

Dr. A. SUKUMAR

M.Com., M.Phil., M.B.A., M.A. (Business Economics),
Ph.D., PGDCA, NET & SET in Commerce, SET in Management
Head of Department

Vision

  • To provide a programme of academic distinction that fulfill the requirements of emerging accounting profession.

Mission

  • Inculcating the skill sets in students to attain professionalism.
  • Enhancing the potentials to meet the opportunities and challenges in the corporate world.
  • Impart skills to analyze and understand the global trends.

Objective

  • To provide excellence in accounting education.
  • To fulfill the requirements of an accounting career in a corporate.

The B. Com (Professional Accounting) program describes accomplishments that graduates are expected to attain within five to seven years after graduation

POE01 – Student will possess a deep and broad understanding of Accounting principles and practices as evidenced by professional employment, continued professional development and graduate study in professional fields.

POE02 – To demonstrate professional expertise in financial planning, analysis, control, Decision support and professional ethics with the employees.

POE03 – Graduates will be responsive to professional and societal contexts, committed to ethical concerns, effective and contributing member of the community.

POE04 – Able to work in a company where the business is continuously expanding and growth prospects are good.

POE05 – Graduate will be flexible, adaptable, independent and collaborative with leadership qualities, so as to sustain oneself working in multidisciplinary team

Best Practices of the department

    • The student academic plan, course material, lecture plans are sent to the wards one week ahead of their sessions through Google classroom.
    • All the classes are equipped with smart boards and the department encourages on E-learning and M-learning to keep pace with global technology trends and enhancing traditional instruction with technology to prepare students for success in the work place.
    • Each and every student is constantly observed on their needs and regularity in classes through Tutor ward meeting and Parent – Teacher Meeting.
    • Endow support for the students who are weak in their subjects by conducting Remedial Classes.
    • Administers customized training programs for business and industry by providing Tally Certification in tie up with Tally academy.
    • Seeking input from MNC the Department has MoU for the Finance and Accounting Elective course with Tata Consultancy Services.
    • Striving for independent thinkers and personal growth the Department offers Spoken Tutorial certification.
    • Maintains a high standard of performance, to the achievement of academic and professional goals by offering National Accounting Talent Search Examination, Economic Talent Examination.
    • The Department has Commerce Cubicle student association which has been active since its initiation is in providing the students learning through doing.
    • Commerce Cubicle organizes Product Launch , Youth Assembly , Business Plan , AD Round , orphanage visit , out bound program , Business Quiz , Debate , Inter collegiate meet and managerial interface program to participate in various events and competitions which fulfills the distinctive abilities and talents of students as well as it showcases their organizational and leadership skills.
    • All students are envisioned to present and publish papers in various State, National and International Level Conferences and Seminars.
    • Provides guidance and encourages the students to take up online courses in their field of interest.

WORKSHOPS

S.No Workshop Title        Date Resource Persons

Number of Participants

1

Workshop on “Petroleum Conservation” 14.12.2019 Mr.A. Sheikdeen. External Faculty/ Southern Religion. Petroleum Conservation Research 103

2

Workshop on” How to improve Employability skills”s 23.09.2019

Mr.Tas Jawaharlal Nehru,

Lagoon education company

89

GUEST LECTURES

S.No

Title Date Resource Person

Designation/Organization

1

Guest Lecture on “Partnership 1932” 06.03.2020 Mr. Ponnusamy Advocate, Coimbatore .

2

Guest Lecture on “Ratio Analysis and it’s Practical Applicability” 26.12.2020 Mr. M R Suresh Acs

3

 Guest Lecture on “GST-IGST,SGST,CGST” 19.12.2019 Dr. M Periasamy Assistant Professor
4 Guest Lecture on “Consignmemnt & Joint venture “ 10.1.2019 Mr. M R Suresh Chartered Accountant

5

Guest Lecture on “New directions on strategic Management ” 20.9.2019 Dr. V Mukundan Assistant Professor ,IIM , Thirichirapalli

6

Guest Lecture on “How to do a Research” 24.01.2019 Dr.A.Kanagarathinam HoD , Department of Commerce, Nehru Arts & Science college.

WEBINAR

S.No Date Title

Resource Person

1 15.04.2020 Webinar on “ Ration Analysis for decision Making”

Dr.G.Arun kumar ,Professor & Head

IIT Madras , Madras

2 13.04.2020 Webinar on “Planning & goal setting ”

Dr. T Ravichandran , Associate Professor

IIT Kanpur

3 08.03.2020 Webinar on “ Help students to explore fluency” Mr. Chand Doorsey CEO , The Concord Consortium, USA
4 06.03.2020 Webinar on “ Cultivating Future ready admin Dr. Zach Desjarlais, Director , Instructional Technology , W A
5 20.02.2019 Webinar on “  Developing Assessment – Capable learners Dr. Douglas Fisher , Professor of Educational Leadership ,San Diego State University.
6 07.02.2019 Webinar on “ Fight fake news”- Media literacy for students Tiffany whitehead , Director of Episcopal school of Baton Rouge , Louisiana
7 30.01.2019 Webinar on “Unleash the science of learning” “ Pooja k Agarwal , Ph.D , Cognitive Scientist & Founder of RetrievalPractice.org
8 09.01.2019 Webinar on “ Cultivating Future Ready Admin” Dr. Zach Desjarlais, Director , Instructional Technology , W A
9 05.12.2018 Webinar on “Help students To Explore Fluency” Mr. Chand Doorsey CEO , The Concord Consortium, USA

 

Other Events

S.No Event Title Date Resource Persons

Number of Participants

1. Famisto’s Day 12.12.2019 50
2. Expo Ambiente 15.09.2019 103
3. 125th Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda 29.08.2019 103
4. Orientation on Swayam Class 16.07.2019

Dr.A Sukumar , Head

Department of commerce PA

89
5. Management Activity 13.07.2019 103
6. TNPSC Registration 2.07.2019

Dr.A Sukumar , Head

Department of commerce PA

103
7. Live Demo on Online & e-Filing of Tax 1.07.2019

Dr.A Sukumar , Head

Department of commerce PA

103
8. Orientation on Online Classes 19.06.2019

Dr.A Sukumar , Head

Department of commerce PA

103
9. Orientation on KAHOOT

Dr.A Sukumar , Head

Department of commerce PA

103
10. Poetry Competition on Father’s Day 17.06.2019

Dr.A Sukumar , Head

Department of commerce PA

160

VALUE-ADDED COURSES & PROFESSIONAL COURSES

S.No

Name of the value-added courses (with 30 or more contact hours) offered during last five years Year of offering Number of students enrolled in the year

Number of Students completing the course in the year

1

ACS Dec 2020 02 02

2

ACS Nov 2020 02

02

3

CMA Sept 2020 19

14

4

TALLY 2017-18 91

86

5

TALLY 2016-17 63

61

6 TALLY 2015-16 18

18

UNIVERSITY  RANK HOLDER – 2017-2020

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • The world of commerce offers as many as career options to a Professional accounting graduate. Some of the job designations which are ideal for a B. Com Professional Accounting graduate are Chief Professional Accounting Officer, Professional Accounting Firm Partner, Finance Director, Audit Manager etc. in industries like Banks, Marketing Organizations, Educational Institutes, Business Consultancies, Multinational Companies, Financial Organizations and Export Companies.
  • Among the other courses, B.com professional accounting lays down the basics for pursuing the professional courses such as Charted Accountant (CA), Cost and Management Accountant (CMA).

STUDENTS’ ACHIEVEMENTS

The students of our department apart from the academic excellence, proves their excellency in co-curricular performances.

  • 10 students from III B.com PA B has presented and published papers in international conferences held at Dr. R.V arts and science college.
  • 11 students from II B.com PA A has presented and published papers in national and international conferences held at Sri Ramakrishna college of arts and science, Dr. N.G.P college of arts and science, and Sankara college of science and commerce.
  • 4 students from I B.com PA A has presented papers in International conferences held at Hindustan college of arts and science.
  • 4 students from I B.com PA B has presented papers in International conferences held at Hindustan college of arts and science and 7 students has presented papers in Inter departmental seminar held at Sri Krishna Adithya college of arts and science.

Besides presentations, students have also actively engaged in doing various online course.

  • 55 Students of III B.Com. PA and 10 students of I B.Com. PA B completed online course “Management for Competitive Edge” offered by International College for Management Studies, Sydney from open 2 study.
  • 16 students of III B. Com PA completed online course “Culture and E-mail Writing” offered by iON Digital Hub, TCS
  • 21 students of I B. Com PA ‘B’ completed Online Course on “Complete Career Transition Guide for Data Analytics”, from Udemy.com.

Faculty Publications & Presentations

ACADEMIC YEAR

FACULTY PUBLICATIONS FACULTY PRESENTATION BOOK PUBLICATION
2019-2020 07 03

06

2018-2019 06 05

02

Students Publications & Presentations

ACADEMIC YEAR

FACULTY PUBLICATIONS FACULTY PRESENTATION
2019-2020 01 03
2018-2019 02 10

Department Events

PA4

Ms.K.LALITHAPARAMESHWARI

PA1

Ms. R. AKSHAYA SUDARSHANA

PA2

Ms. P. R. SHRUTHI

PA3

Ms. PAVITHRA GOPINATH

3

Ms. V. Sindhu

64

Mrs. K. Princy

FACULTY AWARDS

NAME OF THE FACULTY

YEAR OF AWARD WON BY THE FACULTY NAME OF THE AWARD/ INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL

NAME OF THE INSTITUTE ISSUING THE AWARD

Dr. A.SUKUMAR 2020-2021 INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF – EDUCATOR INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ORGANIZED RESEARCH (I20R)
Ms. V.SINDHU 2020-2021 INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF – ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ORGANIZED RESEARCH (I20R)
Ms. LALITHA PARAMESHWARI 2020-2021 INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF – ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ORGANIZED RESEARCH (I20R)
Ms. R.AKSHAYA SUDARSHANA 2020-2021 INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF – YOUNG RESEARCHER INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ORGANIZED RESEARCH (I20R)
Ms. SHRUTHI.P.R 2020-2021 INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF – YOUNG RESEARCHER INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ORGANIZED RESEARCH (I20R)
Mrs. PAVITHRA GOPINATH 2020-2021 INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF – ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ORGANIZED RESEARCH (I20R)

VARIOUS EVENTS ORGANIZED BY OUR DEPARTMENT

(Seminars / Workshops / Guest Lectures / Extension Activities )