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.