Department of Commerce

The Department of Commerce was established in the year 1979 and one of the biggest departments of our institution. 


  • The Department of Commerce was established in the year 1979 and one of the biggest departments of our institution.
  • Prof. B K VENKATESHAN is the founder of this department and served for more than 36 years.
  • Prof. J N MANJULATHA, Prof. D Shivanna served more than 36 years and continued their service as guest faculty and resource person.
  • At present Prof. K N Prasad has shouldered this department along with the nine experienced faculties.
  • Currently more than 900 students are studying commerce.
  • To provide excellent and quality based commerce education to the students in Accounting, Marketing, Banking & Finance, Auditing & Taxation, Entrepreneurship Development etc.
  • To impart accounting and software skills.
  • To cater to the man power requirements of business & industry.
  • To motivate the students in pursuing higher education.
  • To encourage students’ participation and involvement in community development and extension services.
  • To motivate students to start their own firms.
  • The department has well furnished staff room with all facilities.
  • The department has full-fledged teaching staff.
  • The department has well equipped Business Lab with computers.
  • The department has an exclusive library of more than 200 books.
  • The department has a Computer System & LED Projector.


Name Designation Qualification Experience Photo
Prof. K N PRASAD Head of department M.Com 38 years
T A PRATHAP Assistant Professor M.Com., B.Ed., 8 years
S CHANDRASHEKAR Assistant Professor M.Com., MBA, M.Phil. 14 years
R SHRUTHI Assistant Professor M.Com., MBA, B.Ed., 8 years
M SINDHU Assistant Professor M.Com. 8 years
B V KESHAVA Assistant Professor M.Com., B.Ed. 6 years
M R NARASIMHA MURTHY Assistant Professor M.Com., B.Ed., 5 years
A N AMBHIKA Assistant Professor M.Com. 5 years
C L NARENDRA Assistant Professor M.Com., B.Ed. 4 years
Prof. B K VENKATESHAN Visiting Professor M.Com. 42 years
Prof. J N MANJULATHA Visiting Professor M.Com. 39 years
Prof. D SHIVANNA Visiting Professor M.Com. 38 years
S SUDHA Assistant Professor M.Com. 18 years


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