Department of Commerce

Department of Commerce

The faculty of Commerce was established in 1971 with the sole aim of providing commercial education to the rural students. In the year of establishment, the faculty had just 20 students and one staff member. This picture has totally changed now. At present 460 students are pursuing their studies at undergraduate, post graduate and research level under the able guidance of 7 teachers. With the increase in students' strength and considering the future requirements, steps have been taken to widen the infrastructure facilities and create an ambience for excellent teaching, learning and other personality development activities of the learners. 4 staff members are Ph.D., 3 are M.Phil., 2 are NET and 2 are SET. The college offers 3 Career Oriented Certificate courses at U.G. level, along with Insurance Sales Advisor Course by MSSDs affiliated to the Government of Maharashtra. P.G. and research facilities enable the students to scale academic heights in the same campus. In addition to conventional methods of teaching; charts, internet, LCD are also used as and when required. Field studies and excursions are arranged to acquaint students with the practical knowledge. Feedbacks from the students reflect the scope for further improvement. Debating competitions, educational tours, assignments and project works are helpful for independent learning. The subject knowledge of students is evaluated through internal tests, assessment of practical and project work. Final evaluation is through the University examinations conducted at the end of each semester for P.G. courses. For U.G., annual pattern is followed. All teachers actively participate in research activities. Commerce department is recognized as Research Center by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune. There are 3 research guides in the department. So far 23 students have got their doctoral degree and 14 students are pursuing Ph.D. 1 major and 10 minor research projects are completed. The staff members have also published 68 research papers in the National and International journals. The faculty also organizes workshops, seminars or conferences, guest lectures and lecture series to keep abreast in various fields. 2 seminars, 3 workshops and 20 guest lectures are organized in the last five years.

Faculty Profile

Name of Faculty Designation Qualification Email Contact No.
Dr. J.R.Bhor Associate Professor M. Com,M. Phil, Ph.D. 9822055113
Dr. G.D.Borde Associate Professor M. Com, Ph.D. 9665447086
Dr. Mrs. P.V. Kanawade Associate Professor M. Com., Ph.D., NET 9922444987
Dr. B.D.Ranpise Associate Professor M. Com.,Ph.D.,NET,SET 9860539684
Mr. V.D. Nirmal Associate Professor M. Com., SET 9765191130
Mr. A.R. Dighe Associate Professor M. Com.,M.Phil. 9881508623
Mr. S.D.Gopale Assistant Librarian M.Com. 7218671977


Major/Minor Research Projects

Name of the faculty Title of the Project Funding Agency Duration Amount (In Rs) Remark
Dr. Bhor J.R. Performance Evaluation Of Agriculture Produce Market Committee In Maharashtra State- A Study With Reference A Nashik Division. UGC 2013-2016 4,97,000/- Completed

Minor Research Projects

Name of Principal Investigator Title of the Project Funding Agency Duration Amount (In Rs) Remark
Dr. Borde G.D. A Study Of Human Resource Management In Charitable Hospitals In Ahmednagar District UGC 2013-15 90,000/- Completed
Dr.Kanawade P.V. A Study Of Human Resource Management In TATA Steel Ltd Wire Division Boisar UGC 2013-15 1,00,000/- Completed
Prof. Ranpise B. D. Industrial Sickness In Ahmednagar District UGC 2013-15 90,000/- Completed
Prof. Nirmal.V. D Role and contribution of Pravara Co-operative bank in the development of Ahmednagar Dist. UGC 2013-15 1,05,000/- Completed
Dr. Unde S.A. A study of Human Resource Management in Practices Prabhat Group of Industries-Milk and Milk Product Division, Shrirampur. BCUD 2014-16 70,000/- Completed

Commitee Members

Name of the Faculty Designation Qualification Email Contact No.
Dr. G.D.Borde Assistant Professor M.Com., Ph.D 9665447086
Mrs. Dr. P.V. Kanawade Assistant Professor M. Com., Ph.D., NET 9922444987
Dr. B.D.Ranpise Assistant Professor M. Com., SET, NET 9860539684
Mr. V.D. Nirmal Assistant Professor M. Com., SET 9765191130

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Event Level Funding Agency Duration
Seminar on Recent Trends In Commerce and Management State BCUD, S.P. Pune University 13th & 14th Feb. 2018
Seminar on challenges before Indian Economy National UGC,New Delhi 17th & 18th Feb. 2013
Reframing Syllabus – “Cost and Work Accounting” University BCUD, S.P. Pune University, Pune 1st Feb. 2014
Advanced Cost Accounting &Cost System- M. Com. I University BCUD ,S.P. Pune University 7th March 2013
PERT and CPM (Management & Cost Audit) University BCUD, S.P. Pune University 6th Oct. 2012