Department of Commerce (DoC) was established in the year 2007 with the launch of its flagship undergraduate business program, specializing in Banking & Finance. Between 2011-13, the department subsequently introduced three more innovative undergraduate business programs, specializing in financial markets, Management  Accounting (Professional), Logistics & Supply Chain and one Masters program in Commerce, specializing in Logistics & Supply Chain.   

Since the academic year 2015, the department has launched two new specializations in the undergraduate business programs, namely  Marketing &  HR and one Postgraduate Diploma in Logistics & Supply Chain. The academic curriculum of these programs is administered through a pedagogy combining classroom lectures coupled with frequent industry interaction, which helps the students get a practical perspective along with theoretical inputs.


The Department of Commerce has collaborations with

  • Manipal Global Education (MaGE) Bangalore and National Stock Exchange (NSE) Mumbai to deliver various workshops on stock markets
  • Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Institute of Logistics, Chennai

It also has academic exchange programs with reputed universities in Australia, New Zealand, UK, US, and Europe.

Vision and Mission


To develop into a world class centre of excellence in education, training & research by 2020.



  • To impart holistic education using state-of-the-art-technology and infrastructure leading to the development of qualified professionals
  • To develop a team of competent and qualified faculty
  • To explore training and development opportunities
  • To involve in projects leading to high-quality research
  • To continuously evaluate our performance against suitable benchmarks
  • To continuously develop new programs, global tie-ups to meet stakeholder requirements
  • To leverage on multiple disciplines available across the university leading to consultancy projects
  • To be cost-effective in operations