Alphonsa College Thiruvambady

General Description

The function of education is to teach to think intensively and critically. Intelligence plus character is the goal of true education.Every journey starts with firm determination to reach heights. The journey to scale heights requires unflinching grit and relentless efforts. With this firm determination ACT had embarked on a journey in the year 2014 - 15 by setting up Department of Commerce with two UG programmes:

1. B.Com. Computer Application

2. B.Com. Finance

The year 2017 is remarked to be a milestone in the history of the Department of Commerce. With the initiation of  BBA programme with finance , the  Department  of Commerce  has been renamed as the Department of Commerce and Management. The first BBA (Finance) batch was started in the month of June 2017.

In the year 2019 our Department got upgraded to be a Post Graduate Department of Commerce and Management Studies. We commenced our first PG batch (M.Com. Finance) in the month of August 2019.

Our aim is to form the youth with competence, commitments and compassion. We aspire to develop quality of brotherhood and improve the quality of life of each student by catering to his requirements. Education is not merely imparting knowledge rather than equipping the students with most suitable skills and professional competence.The department has adequate qualified, experienced and competent faculties who are dedicated to academic and overall development of the student community.

Our teaching highlights: learner centric, ICT enabled classes, continuous assessment, systematic evaluation remedial classes, mentoring and Tutorship.

Salient Features

  1. Commerce Association: conducts seminars, workshops, quiz competition, paper presentations etc.

  2. Professional training to  the students

  3. Industrial visits

  4. Career guidance

  5. Inter department fest, Inter collegiate management fest

  6. Add on courses and Certificate courses

  7. Remedial classes

  8. Professional courses

  9. Mentoring and Tutorship.


The main purpose of commerce education is to provide knowledge about commerce and to prepare the students for vocational competency including training and development of skill.

  • To develop interest towards Commerce.

  • To develop the ability to start and run business.

  • To prepare for technical profession such as banker, cashier accountant etc.

  • To make familiarize latest information related with commerce.

  • To find out challenges in the commerce education sector.

  • To identify future trends in commerce education.

  • To fight challenges in commerce education by promoting its importance in business and finance.

Activity Reports 

Activity Report 2019-20

Activity Report 2018-19

Activity Report 2017-18

Activity Report 2016-17