Value Added Course on Research Methodology and Excel Fundamentals
The Value Added Course on "Research Methodology and Excel Fundamentals" conducted by the Department of Commerce (UG) at Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore, from 26th July 2023 to 1st August 2023. The course aimed to equip V Semester B.Com students with essential research skills and proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Over the span of seven days, students were exposed to topics like research design, data collection methods, data analysis, and interpretation. Additionally, they learned fundamental features of Excel, including formulas, functions, charts, and graphs. The course witnessed enthusiastic participation from the students, and upon completion, all participants received certificates to acknowledge their efforts and accomplishments. The program's success reinforces its significance in empowering students with valuable skills that will undoubtedly contribute to their academic and professional pursuits.
Value-Added Course Event Management
Department of Commerce (UG), Kristu Jayanti College, Autonomous, organized value-added course for the first-year B. Com students from 03rd August 2023 to 9th of August 2023. The course gave the students an insight into the different types of events, how an event is organized, and the procedures to follow for organizing an event effectively. Students had a great learning experience and the concepts were discussed with the help of activities.
Value Added Course on Corporate Laws
Department of Commerce (UG), Kristu Jayanti College, Autonomous, organized value-added course for the second year B. Com students from 26th July 2023 up to 1st of August 2023.This particular course gave an insight to the students regarding company law, company’s incorporation and various provisions associated with the smooth conduct of the corporate business activities in the Indian context. Students had a great learning experience throughout the course period.
Value Added Courses for V Semester B.Com students on "Data Analysis Integrated With Excel"
Department of Commerce (UG), Kristu Jayanti College (Autonomous) conducted Value Added Courses for V Semester B.Com students on "Data Analysis Integrated With Excel" for the Academic Year 2022 – 2023. Thirty hours classes were conducted from 3rd August 2022 to 12th August 2022 on various topics related to data analysis like Data scaling, collection of primary and secondary data, Data collection and decoding, Basics of Excel – Basic formulas in excel, Data analysis using Excel Financial statement analysis , Interpretation of results and Reporting. On August 17, 2022, the VAC exam was conducted for students through college learning management system - kristujayantilms.exam. 25 MCQ were incorporated in the VAC exam, and certificates will be issued to the eligible candidates.
Value Added Courses for III Semester B.Com students on "Corporate Laws"
Department of Commerce (UG), Kristu Jayanti College (Autonomous) conducted Value Added Courses for III Semester B.Com students on "Corporate Laws" for the Academic Year 2022 – 2023. Thirty hours classes were conducted from 3rd August 2022 to 12th August 2022 on various topics related to Basics of Company Laws including formation of a company, Documents, SEBI guidelines, share capital, Management and Meetings of the Company etc… On August 17, 2022, the VAC exam was conducted for students through college learning management system - kristujayantiexamlms.com. 25 MCQ were incorporated in the VAC exam, and certificates will be issued to the eligible candidates.
Value Added Courses for first-semester B.Com students on "E-Commerce" for 2022 – 2023
Department of Commerce (UG), Kristu Jayanti College (Autonomous) conducted Value Added Courses for first-semester B.Com students on "E-Commerce" for 2022 – 2023 academic year. Thirty hours classes were conducted from 18th August 2022 to 26th August 2022 on various topics, including history about E-Commerce, E-commerce Business models and concepts, Internet and World Wide Web, Data Security and Cyber Crime, E-payment System, Online Business Transactions. On August 26, 2022, the VAC exam was conducted for the first year B.Com Students through kristujayanti exam LMS. 25 MCQ were incorporated in the VAC exam, and certificates will be issued to the eligible candidates.
Valued added course: Universal Human Values
Department of Commerce (UG), Kristu Jayanti College (Autonomous) conducted valued added course for the First semester BCom students titled ‘Universal Human Values’ from 22 September 2021 to 30 September 2021 with an aim of providing holistic perspective of self-exploration and harmony in existence. The VAC course would facilitate the development of young minds through infusion of right attitudes and behaviours that becomes essential for their holistic living.
Value Added Course - Career Building through Knowledge Acquisition
Department of Commerce conducted Value Added Courses for third semester B.com students on " Career Building through Knowledge Acquisition " for the academic year 2021 - 2022. 30 hours classes were conducted from 07/08/2020 to 18/08/2021 on various topics including Insurance and banking sector, Logistics and supply chain, Event Management and Higher education and professional courses. Classes were organized through zoom platform and on August 19th 2021, VAC exam was conducted for third semester B.com Students through kristujayanti exam LMS. 50 MCQ were incorporated in the VAC exam. Certificates will be issued to eligible candidates.
Value Added Course – Personnel Effectiveness and Employability Enhancement
Department of Commerce conducted Value Added Courses for fifth-semester B.com students on "Personnel Effectiveness and Employability Enhancement" for 2021 – 2022 academic year. Thirty hours classes were conducted from 06 August 2021 to 17 August 2021 on various topics, including Personal Effectiveness, Personal Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Communication Skills, Professional Behavior, Recruitment, Selection and Employment Enhancement. Classes were organized through the zoom platform, and on August 18th, 2021, the VAC exam was conducted for the final B.com Students through kristujayanti exam LMS. 50 MCQ were incorporated in the VAC exam, and certificates will be issued to eligible candidates.
Value Added Course – Corporate Grooming & Personality Development & Etiquette
B.Com First Year - Even Semester -2020
Value added class for all first year B.Com students were conducted from 09.12.2019 to 11.12.2019 and the examination for the same was conducted on 18.01.2020
Total number of students enrolled = 841
Total number of students eligible for writing exam=821
Total number of students attended exam= 793
Total number of students cleared the exam =770
Out of 841 students enrolled, 793 students attempted Value Added Course Corporate Grooming & Personality Development & Etiquette exam and 770 cleared the same. Remaining 28 students couldn’t take up the exam due to some personal and technical issues and 20students were not eligible to write the exam due to attendance shortage in the value added course.
VAC on Career Building through Knowledge Acquisition
The Department of Commerce conducted Value Added Course “Career Building through Knowledge Acquisition” to III Sem BCom students for the academic year 2020 - 2021. The course was carried out for ten days commencing from 03/08/2020 till 14/08/2020. Three sessions were conducted on each day covering a total of 30 sessions for the entire course. The course included five modules
1. Insurance and Banking Sector
2. Logistics and Supply Chain
3. Event Management-Personal Events
4. Event Management - Corporate Events and Public relations
5. Higher Education and Professional Courses
These modules were handled by the teachers of our department. III BCom students were segregated in different batches. The course would surely help the students in attaining the following outcomes.
Value Added Course – Business Ethics & Corporate Governance
VI B.Com- Even semester – 2019 - 2020
The Department of Commerce conducted Value Added Course “Business Ethics & Corporate Governance in the month of December, 2019; offered to VI. B.Com students for the academic year 2019-2020. The course was conducted by Faculty members of Commerce – Prof. Vijayakumar, Prof. Annie Stephen, Prof. Gokila Vani, Prof. Kiran Kumar, Prof. Ajith, Prof. Rashmi Rekha Goswami, Prof. Shiny Mathew, Prof. Reenu Mohan, Prof. Nagadeepa, Prof. Chandrakala, Prof. Arti Singh.
533 students registered and attended the Programme comprising of 18 hours of practical coaching. On the completion of the course, students appeared an online examination for the course; out of 533 students 479 cleared the exam.
The classes were conducted on 09th, 10th & 11th December 2019 in their respective classrooms.
Documents attached :
• Number of students enrolled
• Time table and Faculties in-charge
• Attendance of Students
• Marks Obtained
• Consolidated Report
Course Content: Aptitude skills
Duration of the Course: 30 Hours
No. of beneficiaries: IV Semester B. Com – 740 Students
Date: 09.12.2019 to 12.12.2019
The course was offered to the students with an objective of creating awareness on the basic aptitude skills and various Reasoning methods with regards to their employability. It also helps the students to learn data interpretation and analysis in brief.
Value Added Course is a Certificate Course conducted by department of commerce to complement students' knowledge and skills in their field of study. It is organized by the department based on current trends, relevance and value in the job-market. It is important for higher education institutions to supplement the curriculum to make students better prepared to meet industry demands as well as develop their own interests and aptitude skills. Department conducted the course for the students of IV semester B.Com for the year 2019-2020. The course intends to improvise the aptitude skills of students and enhance their employability skills. It was conducted from 9th to 12th December 2019, between 9:00-3:30 p.m. The lectures covered topics like data interpretation, arithmetic ability, verbal ability and reasoning. The sessions were conducted with the efficient usage of ICT tools.
NSDC (National Skill development Corporation) : certificate programme on BFSI (Banking Financial Services and Insurance) by the Government of India under STAR (Standard Training Assessment and Rewards)
The Department has a set of Value Added Courses which adds merit to the curriculum learning of students. Certificate courses in Insurance Management, Retail Management, Excel, and Stock Market Management are also offered.
CA-CPT/CS Parallel Programme
The Centre for Professional Studies was established in the year 2003 with the objective of providing value based quality education to the B.Com and BBA students who want to pursue professional courses. It is a platform to prepare for the entry level exams of Company Secretaryship and Chartered Accountancy. The Centre is in collaboration with two Professional Bodies in this regard - Institute of Chartered Accountant of India (ICAI) and Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). The Centre facilitates training to enable students to become members of Professional Bodies - Institute of Chartered Accountant of India (ICAI) and Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) in the future. Regular attendance monitoring and tests keep students prepared for the exams which take place every June and December.
CENTRE FOR PROFESSIONAL STUDIES (CPS): In today’s competitive world, a post-graduate degree or a professional qualification has become the need of the hour to enhance the competitive ability of the students and improve the job prospects. The world today sees a paradigm shift in talent acquisition. Commerce and its related discipline bring a plethora of opportunities for students. A young commerce graduate would find ample opportunities in the corporate world and even more if he/she is in sync with the needs of the industry both in terms of intellect and skills.
Keeping this in mind, the Professional Interface Forum is established to empower the students to be agents of transformation and development at various levels of life. This forum aims at equipping its students to enrich their knowledge and enhance skills to meet the challenges of a rapidly evolving world.
In this regard, the Professional Interface program conducted two guest lectures for the students. The guest speaker CA Narayanan Nambiar, spoke on the future prospects of a Chartered Accountant and the current changing trends in the fields of Accounting and Taxation. Guest speaker CA George Victor Crasta, spoke on the issues in taxation, to keep the students abreast with the changing roles and dynamism of the CA profession. Emphasizing on the need of clearing the exams by igniting the power that lies within oneself, CA Annie Stephen motivated the students to take up the professional exams with confidence backed by hard work and determination.
Certification Programme on Tally ERP 9:
The Certification programme is offered by Tally in collaboration with NICT for all the B.Com students. The programme is part of curriculum with an objective to impart practical training on Tally ERP 9.