About Department

Name of the Department: Commerce
Year of Establishment: 1970
Name of Head of the Department: Dr. Vijay Gaikwad
Name of UG Coordinator: Dr. Rupesh Bansode
Name of PG Coordinator: Prof. Amol Desai
Name of Research Coordinator: CA Dr. Rasika Date

The Department of Commerce (which is a faculty at university level) includes 8 subjects, Accountancy, Cost and Works Accounting, Business Administration, Marketing, Business Law, Business Practices, Mathematics and Statistics, Banking and Finance, Business Economics. The Department of Commerce has been a major section of Modern College of Arts Science and Commerce, Shivajinagar, Pune 5. It was started in the very first year, which is 1970, under the leadership of the then Principal Prof. M.B. Limaye. Right from the beginning senior and reputed teachers from different institutions are associated with the Department. The department has maintained a good combination of faculty of academicians and professionals. This has helped a great deal in effective implementation of the teaching program. Principal Limaye took the lead in starting M.Com, the first Post-Graduate course in the College in 1978. Junior wing of the department started in 1977.