About the Department
Commerce is one of the founding pillars of any civilization. It helps to provide a variety of managerial skills to an aspiring student. The Professional Accounting concentration gives the student a theoretical understanding of how Professional Accounting principles work within a business context.
The Department of Commerce (Professional Accounting) has its inception in the year 2020, with the drive to educate and instill professional knowledge to the students. The curriculum has been designed to accomplish the needs of the CA/CS/CMA aspirants. The main aim of the department is motivate and provide the facilities to complete the Chartered Accountant (CA) course.
The Department has also laid special emphasis on entrepreneurial skills development. In addition to the regular UG Course, the department is offering TNPSC/Bank Exams/CA Foundation Coaching to the students. The practical exposure in professional ground is catered thereby improving the students’ professional competence so as to confront the competitive world.
Banking is considered as one of the most significant career preference for students as it is well paid, secure and high status career. However it might appear that this profession is destined for commerce students but the truth is that almost all officers in banks are from various streams of education such as Arts, Computer science, Science and others. The demand for professionals in this field has made banks such as public sector, private sector, overseas banks and multinationals to hire more and more CFAs, MBA graduates and CAs to improve efficiency.
To train younger to become professional accountants who are well prepared for careers in public practice, commerce and industry, government and to produce technically competent, morally upright individuals, disciplined by the rigors of the accounting course, responsive to the rapidly changing global business environment.
Placements / Career
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.
Salient Features of B.Com (PA)
Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)
PEO 1 : To equip the students to occupy the important position such as legal compliance officer and accounting professional in business, industries and organizations.
PEO 2 : To capable of modeling, designing, implementing and verifying a computing system to meet accounting, taxation requirements while considering real-world constraints.
PEO 3 : To demonstrate team spirit, skills and values continue to learn and adapt to change throughout their professional career.
Programme Outcomes (PO)
After completion of the programme, the graduates will be able to
PO 1 : Apply the knowledge of accounting fundamentals, mathematical analytics, computer specialization and Social science to the solution of complex accounting and management problems.
PO 2 : To impact of the professional accounting solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge and need for sustainable development.
PO 3 : Acquire the knowledge of business and the techniques of managing the business with special focus on accounting and legal compliance.
PO 4 : Enhance the computer literacy and its applicability in business and develop the decision making skill.
PO 5 : Apply contextual knowledge of legal provisions and software packages in an ethical manner to render accounting professional services to the industries and society.
Programme Specific Outcomes (PSO)
After completion of this programme, the graduates will be able to
PSO 1 : The programme would help to develop Integrated Professional Competence Course (IPCC) and subsequently complete articleship, which enables to go for final CA.
PSO 2 : Graduates of the programme will be able to work in the field of accounting, taxation, financial analyst in various corporate and accounting firms.
PSO 3 : To acquaint the students with emerging trends in accounting practice.
PSO 4 : To bridge the gap between academic aspects and practical applications through effective teaching methods.
PSO 5 : The graduates will be able to apply the accounting knowledge and expertise to add ethical values of business in efficient decision making.