Brief History of the Department


Establishment: June 1971
Department at a glance:
The great visionary and educational leader of the Prince Shivaji Maratha Boarding and The New College, Hon’ble Chairman Shri. D. B. Patil and his futuristic eyesight have given birth to the new commercial wing in the campus of education well known as “Department of Commerce” in June 1971. The motto of this college is “Work is Worship”. The prime object behind this commerce education is to develop the commercial knowledge and hidden skills of the students for the development of the self and the nation. Under this department B. Com course is specifically offered in three stages. This course consists of the knowledge of the marketing, accounting and costing, economics, insurance, management, industrial management etc. From 2008-2009, the course structure is revised and developed into semester pattern. It helps in the development of career of the students by continuous assessment.  This is one of the departments in the college campus which is having the strength of 1005 students (2019). Out of which 80% students are girls.


To be one of the significant centers of Studies in Commerce and Management Education.


Inspire and empower the students to become innovative leaders in Business and Profession, who contributes to the success of Organizations and betterment of community

Student Strength



• To develop the skills, knowledge and potentials of students in respect of commerce education. 
• To provide practical and professional knowledge to the students for better employment opportunities.
• To encourage students to be entrepreneurs for nation building.
• To provide consultancy towards business, industries and economy with consistency of research and knowledge.
• To arrange visits for practical exposure.

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Achievements of Students:
1) Two Students placed in TCS and Infosys Company as Project Officer
2) One student stood 3rd in Talent Search Examination at District level

Faculty Achievement:

Mr. K.D.Kamble  (Minor Research Project ongoing Rs.65000)
Dr. B. D. Girigosavi – BOS member of Business Management
                                    Ph.D Guide in Commerce & Management
                                  Selected DHFL member
Dr. A. N. Yadav  -  Best Associate NCC Officer, Kolhapur NCC Group
Dr. A. G. Suryavanshi -  Ph.D Guide in Accountancy
                                        Selected DHFL member
                                        Ideal Teacher Award
                                        Member of International Journals



Departmental Activity:

• Organized Lead College Workshop on “Career Opportunities in Banking Sector
• Celebrated Chartered Accountant Day
• Discussion on Budget
• Lecture on Information Technology by Vishwanet Pvt Ltd.
• World Mental Health Day
• Organized study tours, industrial visits for students

Co - Curricular Activities :

1. Organization of seminar activity for B. Sc III
2. Organization of parents’ meet for B. Sc III
3. Organization of expert guest lectures.
4. Organization of educational and industrial tours.
5. Celebrations of birth anniversaries of eminent scientist.

Participative Learning Activities
1) HR-Workshop Organized in association with Bajaj Fiserv, Pune
2) Placement Workshop on Web World 2019,
3) Seminar on Career Guidance by Prof. Prasanna Karmalkar
4) Book Exhibition

Collaborative Activities:
1. Consumer Guidance Workshop in association with Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Consumer Forum
2. Seminar on Placement Opportunities in MNCs by Mr. Mohanish Nadaf and Chandrashekar Naik (CEO) Elite School of Business, Pune
3. Training Workshop For how to Face Interview Conducted by Satish Kulkarni
I FRUGAL Institute, Pune
4. Guest Lecture on Personality Development by Shri. Jagdish Chavan and Shri Amol Deshpande, Retd. Judge, Rotary Club of Kolhapur Midtown.

Lead College Scheme & Industry Academia & Innovative Practices
1. Goods and Services Tax (GST) on 8th Sept 2017- 132 students participated from various colleges under cluster.
2. Entrepreneurship and Skill Development -22 Jan 2018  -113 students participated from various colleges under cluster.
3. Computerized and Industrial Accounting -25 Jan 2019  -93 students participated from various colleges under cluster.

Extension Activities
1. Donated Food-grains worth Rs. 40,000 to Avani  Balsankul, Kolhapur
2. Social Activity- Food served by the students to the flood affected people in Kolhapur
3. Visit to Cashew Industry at Malvanon  by B. Com III
4. Visit to District Consumer Court Kolhapur.
5. Visit to Sugar Industry Kuditre Factory.


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