The Commerce Day celebration marking the end of the association activities of the department for the academic year was conducted on March 29, 2019.
The University Rank Holders of B.Com and M.Com Examination and the NET holders of our department were honoured in the function. Various scholarships and endowments instituted by former professors were given to meritorious students of our department. The students who excelled in other co curricular activities, coordinators of management fest Casus Belli and winners of Finnesse hunt were also given prizes.
The P.G. Department of commerce of Deva Matha College Kuravilangadu in association with JCI Kuravilangad had conducted a personality development training programme on 23rd November 2018.The 3 hours training programme was for B.Com final year students and 1st M.Com students. The programme on the topic “CHASE YOUR DREAMS” was conducted by an eminent personality Mr. Madhu Mohan, well known JCI trainer and the former zone president of JCI.
Every year PG Department of Commerce organizes a Finishing school programme aiming at enhancing the employability and career prospects of final year students. The session was on the following dates: 2nd, 4th, 23rd February and 2nd March. It was held by Mr.Jiby Antony, Mr. Robin Joseph, and Mr. Ali Anoop Sheikh from Delta Consultancy. They have conducted informatory classes related to carrier opportunities, resume preparation and do’s and don’ts in interviews and group discussions. The mock interviews and group discussions gave the students great exposure and increased their confidence.
The Fourth edition of Intra department fest of the Commerce Association, FINESSE HUNT, was held on 10th February 2019. The whole department was organized into four houses namely Electra, Oceanous, Odysseus and Europa. Europa under the leadership of Jerrin Devasia and Arya Das had won the overall championship. Besides the common events like Best Management Team, Business Quiz and Product Launch , a new event was introduced called Project Presentation exclusively for the Final year B.Com Students.
The PG Department of Commerce of Deva Matha College Kuravilangad in association with Hedge School of Applied Economics had conducted a training programme on 19th September 2018.The one day training session was for final year students of Commerce and Economics Department. The class had provided a real world exposure of capital market. The team under the guidance of Chandru Sir had made the session very interesting and informative. The class was of two sessions, the first one was engrossing because students got to play a stock game. They were given some paper money and some paper shares of 6 different industries. And they made them to trade those shares according to the changes in the market as they prescribed. They were taught the simple basics of trading shares in the secondary market. And in the second session detailed information about the online share trading and its procedures was explained. The whole session was really educative and enlightening.
As per the culture of Devamatha College, every academic year the Department of Commerce organizes an intercollege commerce and management fest “CASUS BELLI” .The event plays a vital role in moulding tomorrow’s entrepreneurs, managers and marketers through a variety of programmes.
This year the 16th edition of South India’s Commerce and management extravaganza “CASUS BELL 2K18” was hosted on 4th August 2018. The fest was inaugurated by Mr. Shaji.T.Joseph(The Chief Manager of South Indian Bank,Kanjirappaly).The fest had 466 participants from various colleges. It was executed with a total of 7 events planned and organised at its best quality: Business Quiz, Marketing Game, Corporate Survivor, Women of Wonder, IPL Auction, Online Dubsmash and the spot event. A new event was introduced this year, named “MONEY TRAIL”.It was introduced as a replacement of the event Finance Stalker. The main theme of the event was focused on Finance investment &Treasure hunt. The fest had prize money of 1, 23,000 for all the events in total. The overall championship was bagged by St Thomas College Pala for their wonderful performance.
The 15th edition of the prestigious South India level management fest Casus Belli was conducted on 5th August 2017. The fest was inaugurated by Dr Babu John (Director & Senior Physician, Appachy Vaidyan’s Ayurveda Hospital, Elanji). The fest had 455 participants from various colleges in and outside Kerala. This time there were 9 events in the event. Business Quiz, Marketing Game, Finance Stalker, Corporate Survivor, IPL – Auction, online photography, and online dub smash. A new event was introduced this year. It was “vanquisher”. It was an event brought in for giving a tremendous platform for women to perform. The fest had a prize money of Rs.1, 11,000 ,for all the events, in total. The overall trophy was bagged by Kristu Jyothi College, Bangalore for their wonderful performance.
The Fourth edition of Intra department fest of the commerce association, FINESSE HUNT, was held on March 8, 2018. The whole department was organised into 4 houses namely Electra, Oceanous, Odysseus and Europa. EUROPA under the leadership of Sivasankar and Greshma Gopi had won the Overall Championship. It was a close call with ELECTRA just behind them by 1 point. The events in the fest were Best Management team, Product Launch and Business Quiz.
A two day orientation programme was conducted for first year B.Com students on 13th and 14th of July 2017.The first session was on ‘Goal Setting” and was taken by Mr. Bansan Thomas George, Director of Synergen Consultants. The second session titled ‘Meet Yourself’ was taken by Mr. Jithin Joy, Alumni and Guest faculty of our department. As a part of entertainment the students was given an ice breaking session through games by Mr. Georgin Kurian, Ms. Aiswarya Bashi, Ms. Limy Maria Mathew, Ms. Jeesa George, Mr. M Arjun, Ms. Adithya Dinesh, Ms. Ashly Martin, Mr. Harikrishnan R -third year B.Com Students. The third session on ‘Career Guidance’ was conducted by Dr. K V Thomas, Director of Career Studies Centre Pala and Director B. Com, BCA Department (S. F) St. Thomas College Pala. The fourth session ‘Methods to Study’ was taken by Mr. Solomon Paily, 2nd rank holder, B.Com 2012-15 batch, currently working as Assistant Professor on Contract in CMS College, Kottayam. The last session ‘ Know your Department’ was taken by Mr. Georgin Kurian, Ms. Aiswarya Bashi, Ms. Ashly Martin, Ms. Jeesa George, Ms.Teresa John, Ms. Adithya Dinesh , Mr. Joppu Soben, Ms. Arathy Udayakumar -third year B.Com students.