Welcome to Department of Commerce

Foundation of Arts & Commerce College was led down by late Shri Jawaharlal Nehru, the prime minister of India on 3rd Nov. 1958 and building was inaugurated on 25th December 1960 by vice President Shri Radhakrishnan.

The department of commerce came into existence in 1946 and post graduate classes were started in 1957. Earlier department was the part of Holkar college, Indore and college was affiliated to Agra university, Agra.

From July 1962, Commerce and Arts departments were separated from Holkar college and the new college was named Govt. Arts & Commerce College.

From 1962 to 1968, Dr. A.G. Sharma was the first HOD of commerce. Later on he became the Vice-Chancellor of Rewa University. He made his great efforts to enrich the commerce department.

Prof. M.S. Dubey, Dr. K.G. Johari, Dr. D.D. Mundara,Prof. M.L. Surana, Dr. L.N. Sharma, Dr. S.S. Talraja , Dr. M.P. Yadav, Dr. Jayantilal Bhandari Prof. N.K. Jain & Prof. Gopal Vijayvargiya the great personalities have also guided the department.

The faculties are trying to update students with the modern technology and environment. Faculties are also trying their best to guide students to make them eligible for competitive atmosphere as well as to face the challenges of global economy. The department of commerce has always taken into account these challenges and tried to accommodate these modifications and changes in its teaching programme as per the need of the day. Keeping in view of the above fact, Department has introduced several vocational/Professional courses such as, Tax Procedure, Advertisement, Insurance, Foreign Trade, Office Management, Computer application at UG level under the self financing scheme.

The department is well known research center of commerce. More than 500 students have obtained Ph.D. in commerce from this center.

College is research center of DAVV Indore. We are having 1.17 Lakhs Books, Reference & Journals in our library. We are having sufficient place for reading the books. So research scholars using our library for research purpose efficiently.

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