Theivanai Ammal College for Women

About PG & Research Department of Commerce

The Commerce department established in the year 1989 is a dynamic department aiming at quality education. It offers B.Com. and M.Com.  It offers M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes in the areas of Finance, Marketing and Personnel Management. The department consists of 10 well qualified faculty members with rich experience. The enrolled strength of Commerce department is around 500 students.  The rapid growth of the Department of Commerce is reflected in its expansion as well as novelty in its academic programmes. 

The department is actively involved in research activities. There are 4 recognized guides for M.Phil. and Ph.D.  The department has produced 76 M.Phil. scholars. Two scholars are pursuing their Ph.D.

For the overall development of the student, Department of Commerce has  signed MOU with professional bodies such as Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK and International Skill Development Corporation, UK to offer B.Com. International Accounting and Taxation, signed MOU with Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of India, Kolkata to offer CMA (Foundation) Course and signed MOU with Indian Institute of Banking and Finance, Mumbai to offer Diploma in Banking and Finance.  These programme are well received in the industry and for years had been serving the needs of managerial cadre in business and industry. The course serves the needs of academics as well and prepares students for research and teaching in business studies. 

 The faculty has given their contributions in fifteen reputed international journals and numerous ISSN publications. The faculty and students are participating and presenting the research papers in various International and National level seminars and conferences.

The Department through its “Pacioli Club” organizes Conferences and Guest lectures, Industrial visits, Educational Tours, etc., for the students so that they equip themselves to be a part of the society and make measurable contributions.

The Alumni are well placed in business, academics and administration in the country and abroad.  The department is very keen in placing our students in Companies of National and International repute. Our alumni work for companies like TCS, HCL, CTS, IDBI Bank, etc. and are serving as Chartered Accountants, Cost and Management Accountants, Accounts Managers, Marketing Managers, Finance Analysts and Entrepreneurs.

About Department of Commerce with Computer Application

The Department of Commerce with Computer Applications has been incepted in the year 2009 to meet the demand for well qualified commerce with computer professionals.  The curriculum reflects the depth and width of computer applications with hands on experience in current technology.

As the course is a novel by its nature comprises both commerce and computer applications, incorporating the commerce technologies in the form of computer applications, indulging various software viz, C, C++, Oracle, Visual Basic and Tally.   It incorporates innovative subjects such as multimedia, Cyber Security in Finance, Business Analytics and Intelligence and Block chain Technology.  Our Department offers a wide variety of short term certificate courses which are conducted after class hours. In addition to this our department encourages the students to complete online certificate courses in MOOC’s, Swayam, Spoken Tutorial and NPTEL.

For the overall development of the student, Department of Commerce with Computer Application offers online courses, experiential learning in industries, Banks, Insurance Companies and Audit Firms, invited lectures through video conference, skill oriented papers, Summer Internship Programme at Indian Banks, provision for earning extra credits, Soft skill training, entrepreneurship skill training, value education to inculcate moral and ethical values, extension services / service learning offered to promote social awareness and to extend community service, vocational courses to sharpen the vocational skill and to promote self employability.

Our alumni work for companies like TCS, HCL, CTS, IDBI Bank, etc. and are serving as Chartered Accountants, Cost and Management Accountants, Investment Consultants, Tax Consultants, academicians and Entrepreneurs.

About B.Com. (International Accounting and Taxation)

B.Com (IAT) integrated with ACCA

The B.Com (IAT) Course at Theivanai Ammal College for Women is s 3 year undergraduate program that has been designed in collaboration with the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), UK, and International Skill Development Corporation (ISDC), UK.

This course is integrated with 9 papers of ACCA and gives the students a unique opportunity to pursue Advanced Diploma in Business and Accounting from ACCA, UK alongside their regular 3 years B.Com Course.

Course Highlights

  • In-depth knowledge of specialised accounting subjects
  • Facilitates Dual Qualification, that is, Degree from Thiruvalluvar University plus an Advanced Diploma from ACCA,UK
  • Students get an opportunity to gain Certificate in IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards)
  • Opportunity to apply for a UK degree (B.Sc in Applied Accounting) from Oxford Brookes University
  • They are entitled to get 6 papers Exemptions in ACCA out of 9 papers. Only 3 external exams for ACCA to be given.
  • Provides blended learning from Industry and Professional Trainers from ISDC
  • Course includes Guest lectures, Seminars, Employer engagement activities and Member events.
  • Enhanced career opportunities in India and abroad.
  • The qualification is recognised in 180+ countries globally including India.
  • The course is Cost-Effective and Flexible.

 About ACCA:  Association of Chartered Certified Accountants is the Global Body for Professional Accountants. ACCA offers business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management. Founded in 1904, ACCA has consistently held unique core values: opportunity, diversity, innovation, integrity and accountability. Our values are aligned to the needs of employers in all sectors.

 About ISDC – International Skill Development Corporation is a leading education and skill development Organization with a vision of bridging the global skill gap between academia and industry by developing qualifications on demand. It imparts a set of Skill Development Activities through its structured plan and aims at Developing Skills for Tomorrow. ISDC is Head Quartered in UK and is one of the fastest growing education management companies in India; having nationwide presence.

 Career Opportunities

B.Com IAT (integrated with ACCA) degree holds a high employment rate in the filed of financial service, banking, business industry, management, entrepreneurial venture, law, hotel management and government service as well.

Graduates can get placed in organisations as:-

  • Assistant Auditor
  • Cost Accountant
  • Commercial Analyst
  • Indirect Tax Manager
  • Payroll Manager
  • Professional Accounting Technician
  • Tax Consultant
  • Chartered Advisor
  • Assistant Financial Accountant
  • Business Analyst
  • Risk Manager
  • Senior Fund Manager
  • Accounts Manager

Recent Technology Specialized Courses




 Goods and Service Tax


 Women Entrepreneurship 




 Human Resource Development


 Accounting for Non-Trading Concern


 Derivatives and Risk Management


 Small Business Management


 International Accounting


 Basics of Cost Accounting


 International Marketing


 Global Financial Markets


 International Taxation


 Financial Reporting


 Accounting Package


 Basics of Financial Accounting




 Corporate Governance and Business