The Department of Accountancy organized a Guest Lecture on Government Diploma in Co-operation and Accounting Certificate Course (GDCA) on Monday, 6th August, 2018. The Session was for the students of Master’s in Commerce (M.Com.). The students admitted to this course, would get an additional qualification along with regular M.Com. Degree. It would be beneficial for them once they pass out and apply in the professional world. It will help them secure a designation of a certified Auditor in the co-operative sectors with this Course.
Mr. G. Sudheendra and Mrs. Uma Varadhan during the Lecture on Government Diploma in Co-operation and Accounting Certificate Course (GDCA)
Mr. G. Sudheendra and Mrs. Uma Varadhan were the Spokespersons for the session. Around 50 students participated in the guest lecture on GDCA. Overall, it was an interactive session and informative too.
The Department of B.Com. and B.Com. (Accounting and Finance) of Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science had organised One Day National Conference in association with The Institute of Company Secretaries of India on 28th July, 2018. The theme of the conference was “New Dimensions in Commerce Management and Technology”. The aim of the conference was to provide a platform to disseminate business intelligence. It had teaching academicians and researchers sharing their valuable experiences, ideas, innovations and research on the changing dynamic issues and the topics related to Commerce, Management and Technology.
C.S. Avaneesh Srivastava, Chairman of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Navi Mumbai Chapter and C.S. Alok Mishra of Mahanagar Gas were the Guest of the event. There were three technical sessions. First session was on ‘Company Secretary as a Career Option’, second session was based on research paper presentations and third session was on ‘Soft Skills’.
C.S. Surendra Kansthiya guided the students on the theme of ‘Company Secretary as a Career Option’. Dr. Kaustubh Sontakke was the resource person of the second session. He shared his views on various research aspects. Dr. Naveen Punjabi was the resource person of third session. There were 217 participants for the event. Teaching faculty from Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Raigad attended the conference. The conference was arranged by Dr. Kiran Deshmukh, Coordinator of the Department of B.Com., Dr. Abida Khan, Coordinator of B.Com. Accounting and Finance and Ms. Lachhmi Bhatt, Assistant Director of ICSI, Navi Mumbai Chapter.
On the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, the Bachelor of Commerce department organised a free of cost lecture for the students. It was conducted on 26th July, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. on the third floor, conclave. This seminar lecture covered the topic of career options in the defence sector. The speaker of the seminar was Retd. Major Vinay Degoankar. He guided the students on how they can make a career in defence and serve the nation. The speaker shared his experience in the defence field. The students actively participated in the seminar making it an interactive one.
Retd. Major Vinay Degoankar conducting a lecture on Career in Defence
In the year 1999, the Kargil War was initiated in between India and Pakistan in the Kargil district of Kashmir and along the Line Of Control (LOC). Therefore, 26th July is celebrated as Kargil Vijay Diwas, in order to pay respect for the martyrs of the Kargil war. Every year, the Prime Minister of India pays his/ her homage to the soldiers at Amar Jyoti at India Gate.
Department of Business Economics in association with Board of Studies in Business Economics, University of Mumbai organised One Day Workshop on ‘Syllabus Revision of T.Y.B.Com. (Semester V & VI) – Business Economics’ on 30th June, 2018. The members of Board of Studies graced the occasion. The resource persons were Prin. Dr. Gopal K. Kalkoti, Dr. Naresh Madhavi, Dr. Yasmeen Aowte, Prof. Jayasree Venkitachalam. Prin. Dr. V. S. Adigal, Dr. Suchitra Kumar, Prof. Shivaji Pawar and Prof. Manish Gogari were also present. The workshop received an overwhelming response by partcipants from Navi Mumbai, Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg colleges. 44 teachers participated in the workshop.