ACADEMIC YEAR 2017
K. J. JOSEPH ENDOWMENT LECTURE ON GST
Mr. Paul M L, Associate Professor in GULATI Institute of Finance and Tax, Trivandrum was invited to deliver the K.J Joseph Endowment Lecture on GST on 30.06.2017. All IInd year BCom Students attended the programme.
STATE LEVEL WORKSHOP ON SPSS
A two day state level workshop on SPSS was conducted by PG Department of Commerce from 30th June to 1st July 2017. Dr. Saji T G, Associate Professor of Government College, Thrissur was brought in as the resource person. Faculty and students from different colleges benefited from the workshop.
EXTENSION LECTURE ON THE ROLL OUT OF GST TO BUSINESS COMMUNITY
NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON GST- ONE NATION, ONE MARKET AND ONE TAX.
Mr. SachinMenon (KPMG, Mumbai), the Co-Chair of GST Task Force, FICCI and Mr. V K Krishnakumar C A were invited for the National Symposium on GST- one Nation, One Market and One Tax. Faculty and Students of different colleges participated in the flagship event organised by PG Department of Commerce on 21.07.2017.
ACADEMIC YEAR -2018
PG Department of Commerce scheduled an invited talk on the topic ‘Budget 2018- Tax Implications and Strategies’ by Dr. Saji T G, Associate Professor, Govt. College, Thrissur.
FACULTY AND STUDENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
Faculty and Students from different colleges attended talk on 14.02.2018. State level workshop on Financial Derivatives and Risk Management was organized by PG Department of Commerce on 6th and 10th of November 2018. Mr. Pradeep Chandrasekharan (ICWA) educated faculty of different colleges on the topic.
International conference on market liquidity and sustainable development towards knowledge society On 14th-15th December, 2018 Dr. THOMAS POGGE- ‘The Health Impact Fund-Enhancing Justice and Efficiency in Global Health’ (Professor in Philosophy and International Affairs, Yale University, USA.
ACADEMIC YEAR 2019
ENTREPRENEURSHIP LECTURE SERIES
As part of their studies, the 2nd year students when they study Entrepreneurship Development. To develop and ignite an entrepreneurial were encouraged to make their own handicrafts and they can set up a stall and exhibit it as well as sell it. Shri. Kochu Ochuouseph Chittlapilly the CEO and founder of V-Guard industries as the chief guest of the day. Who enlightened our students with his lecture and visited the stalls. The staff and all the students were given opportunity to visit the stalls and buy the products. The students were able to make some money out of their talents.
A lecture titled ‘BUDGET 2019 AND CAPITAL MARKETS’ was delivered by Mr. AkshayAgarwal who was at that time the managing director of Acumen capital market India Ltd. The investor club and Christ college teamed up with the ‘Economic Times in Campus' to organize this lecture at the Chavara seminar hall on the 22nd of July, 2019 from 1.30 PM to 3.30 PM. The discussion highlighted the impact of the budget mainly on the capital market.
ACADEMIC YEAR 2020
STUDENT ENRICHMENT PROGRAMMES
INTERCLASS QUIZ COMPETITION
An Interclass Quiz competition known by ‘MINUTE MIRROR’ was a success for the second time on 10th February, 2020. The Quiz competition was hosted by commerce Quiz club and PG Department, always aiming at forming leaders who are intellectually competent.
The Budget discussion for the academic year 2019-20 was held on February the 13th, 2020 from 10 AM to 12.30 PM at the Chavara Seminar Hall located inside the college premises. The lecture titled ‘UNION BUDGET 2020’ was taken by Dr. Saji T G who was at the time an associate professor at the school of management studies, CUSAT. The lecture gave the students an overview of that year’s union budget and what implications it had for the economy. The lecture was followed by a question and answer session in which the students participated enthusiastically. The event was organized by the investor club in association with Christ College (Autonomous).
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021
PROF KJ JOSEPH ENDOWMENT WEBINAR SERIES
Department organized a national webinar on Fine Turning Research: Reviewing the Right Way on 04-01-2021. Dr Vineeth Km Asst prof & research Guide Govt College Tripunithara was the resource person.
Department organized a national webinar on Style Manuals and Reference Management Software on 20-01-2021.Jasimudeen S Librarian St Stephens College Uzhavoor was the resource person.
Department organized a national webinar on Sampling Techniques and Sample size determination on 31-01-2021. Dr Hareesh N Ramanathan, Jain University, Cochin was the resource person.
Department organized a national webinar on Research & Publication Strategies for an academic career on 05-02-2021. Dr Sreejesh S IIM, Kozhikode was the resource person.
FINANCIAL LITERACY CLUB
Investors’ Awareness Programme Organized By PG Department of Commerce in Association with BSE 2nd February 2021 Ravindra Palande (BSE)Marina Jose were the resource persons.
Financial Literacy club organized a national webinar on Building Wealth through stock market on 06-02-2021Jerome Joseph Vertex Securities was the resource person.
National Webinar on Union Budget 2021 Organized by PG Department of Commerce (10-02-2021) Dr V K Vijayakumar Financial Strategist (Geojit) was the resource person.
ED cell organized EMPREZA on 8th March 2021, Our Alumni Saranya Moss Was the Resource person delivered a talk on ‘History and Activities of Vidyarathnam’.
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021-2022
COMMERCE ASSOCIATION ACTIVITIES
The commerce association day inauguration and club inauguration took place on 12 June, 2021 on the zoom digital platform. The main chief guests of the programme were Rev. Dr. Jolly Andrews CMI, principal in charge of Christ College (Autonomous) Irinjalakuda and Mr. AshkarSaudan, cine actor. The programme started at 10 am with a prayer song by Ms. Swathy Sudheer of 3rd year B.com (aided). Then, the welcome speech was delivered by Ms. Shine Paul, faculty of P.G. department of commerce. The programme was presided by Rev. Dr. Jolly Andrews CMI and the inauguration of commerce association was done by the honorable guest. An introduction video of the various club activities was played after inauguration. After the video, the honorable guest, Mr. Ashkar Saudan inaugurated the various club activities.
PG Department of Commerce, Christ College (Autonomous) IJK, conducted a debate competition on the topic “Crypto currencies should be Encouraged or Banned” on 12th June 2021.
INTER DEPARTMENTAL CARTOON COMPETITION
PG Department of Commerce, Christ College (Autonomous), Irinjalakkuda conducted an inter-department cartoon competition on 14 June, 2021 through Whatsapp platform under Extra Curricular Activities Club. Students were given instructions through Whatsapp group. Topic of the competition was “Enlightened malayalee community during the Covid period”. Theme was given five minutes before the competition and one hour time period made available to the students for the competition. In completion of the time period students submitted their drawings through the Whats app group created. Jury panel was comprised with Mr.Albert Antony, Arts Teacher, BharatiyaVidhyaBhavan’s, IJK and Ms.Karuna Pious P, Artist. 34 students were participated in the competitionand from that 3 were selected as winners. Cash prizes were presented to the winners through sponsorship.
CAREER GUIDANCE CELL
Dept. of Commerce, Christ College, Irinjalakuda and the TIME Institute of Thrissur jointly organised an orientation programme on 5th June 2021 for the B.Com students. Around 107 students from the 1 st and 2 nd year B.Com aided section attended the programme. The lecture was delivered by Mr. Diju Jose the director of the TIME Institute of Thrissur Dist. He gave an elaborate session on the benefits of studying in TIME and pursuing MBA for their Post-graduation in ITT’s and IIM’s or in top B-Schools in India.
FINANCIAL LITERACY CLUB
Financial Literacy club of Research & PG Department Of Commerce, Christ College Autonomous Irinjalakuda along with Postal Division Irinjalakuda, Mechabe Commerce club RMVHSS Perinjinam conducted a webinar based on the topic ‘Awareness Of Postal Investment Schemes' held on 26/06/2021, Saturday at 7.00pm through Google Meet. Almost 70 participants joined the webinar.
The Journal club under the P.G Department of Commerce of Christ College Irinjalakuda, conduted an inauguration of the club and a webinar about ‘Information retrieval using e-resources’ on 21st june 2021, monday, at 2 p.m. The programme was conducted on virtual zoom platform. Rev. Fr. Sibi Francis CMI, the librarian of our college was the resource person for the webinar.
ALUMNI LECTURE SERIES