The Department of Commerce of Vimala College is a renowned department with Highly qualified teachers established in the Year 1975 and was headed by Prof. N. Mohanachandran. In 1980, M.Com programme was introduced and later in 2012, B.Com Self Financing course also offered by the department. The department was upgraded as a Research Centre in the year 2013. At present, it has eight Assistant Professors and four Assistant Professors on contract with rich experience in the field of teaching and research, with student strength of more than 380 in both graduate and postgraduate programmes and 8 part-time research scholars. The Department is well known for its academic excellence and students’ accomplishments in various areas such as arts and sports. Over the years around 2700 students graduated from the department at the UG level and 700 approximately from PG batches. The Department in the years had rank holders at the university level. There were 9 first ranks, 7-second rank holders, and 8 third rank holders in Pre-Degree. 15 first rank holders, 9-second rank holders, and 10 third rank holders in B.Com and 7 first rank holders, 8-second rank holders, and 6 third rank holders in M.Com.The Department Celebrated its Ruby Jubilee in 2015.
We envision the total transformation of the young women for their enrichment and of the society at large and the nation as a whole.