The Department of Commerce was introduced in Auxilium College in the year 1979 with an initial sanctioned strength of 50 in the UG Programme. The Department of Commerce is a premier department in Auxilium College. Due to the heavy demand for the course, in the year 2002, the UG Programme was also introduced in the self-financing stream with about 30 students initially. The Department was upgraded with the Postgraduate (M. Com) in the year 2003 and M.Phil. in the year 2008. The department provides an ambience to strive the best with holistic development. Commerce being the most preferred course, the department extended two self-financing sections for the UG Programme from the year 2023. The department is proud to begin its Ph.D from the year 2020. Four research scholars have registered and pursuing Part-time Ph.D. A pool of competent teachers is the backbone of the department comprising of six doctorates. The department consists of five Aided staff members and nine self-financing faculty members. The entire faculty members are involved in various research-oriented activities, mentoring students, attending conferences, presenting and publishing papers in renowned journals under UGC-Care list. The department offers UGC sponsored Certificate Course in Human Resource Management and Development to the students of all disciplines. From the year 2022, the department is offering – ‘Inclusive Commerce and Governance for Sustainability’ as a Value-Added Course to the students. 50 Students have completed this course. Investment Lab was started in 2023, providing hands on training to students on stock market and they also undergo certificate course on “Capital Markets” offered by FINMARK Pvt. Ltd., in Chennai.


Academic Programmes

Degree Programme Year of Establishment
B.Com. (Aided) – 'A' Section Commerce 1982
B.Com. (Shift-II) Commerce 2002
M.Com. Commerce 2003
Ph.D. Commerce 2021
B.Com. (Shift -I) – Self Financing 'C' Section Commerce 2023




  • K.Kalaivani “A Study on Impact COVID 19 towards Self Help Group Women Entrepreneurs with special reference to Vellore District of Tamilnadu State, UGC CARE LIST Utkal Historical Journal of Research, ISSN 0976-2132, May 2021, Vol. XXXIV.
  • K.Kalaivani “A Conceptual Study on Bio Degradable Products and its Business Prospects among the Women Entrepreneurs in Tamilnadu, UGC CARE LIST Rabindra Bharti Journal of Philosophy, ISSN 0973-0087, April 2023, Vol. XXIV.
  • Bharathi G, and Auxilia Antony S. ‘A Study on Preference of Consumer Towards Digital Wallet in Vellore City, Tamil Nadu’ UGC CARE LIST Rabindra Bharti Journal of Philosophy, ISSN 0973-0087, April 2023, Vol. XXIV.
  • K.Kalaivani, “Opportunities and Challenges of Women Entrepreneurs engaged in Bio Degradable Products business at Vellore District of Tamilnadu State, India” Scopus Indexed Journal of Atlantis Press Springer Nature/Advanced in Economics Business and Management Research, ISSN 2352-5428, May 2023, DOI No: 10.2991/978-94-6463-162-3 12.







  • One day State Level Webinar, on “Financial Management & MS” on 14th June 2020 addressed by Mr. Thangaprabhu, Madurai.
  • One day State Level Webinar, on “Capital and financial Market Opportunities” on 27th Jan. 2021 addressed by Mr. Glenn Roger Carr, Founder & Director, Finmark Trainers Indi Pvt Ltd., Chennai.
  • One day Seminar, on “Right to Information Act” on 30th Sep. 2021 addressed by Mr.Rajesh, Food Safety Officer, Kaniyambadi, Vellore, Ms. Alli Rani, Managing Director, Trust of Health Education & Environment.
  • Six Days Integrated Workshop, On “GST and IT with emphasis on Certified Accounting Profession” on 22nd March to 27th March 2021 addressed by Mr. Sundaramoorth, Director, Value Viruksha.
  • One day Orientation Programme, on “Capital and Financial Market Opportunities” on 11th Oct. 2021addressed by Mr. Glenn Roger Carr, Founder & Director, Finemark Trainers Indis Pvt Ltd., Chennai. li>
  • One day Seminar, on “Fostering Skills and Attitudes for aspiring Enterpreneurs” on 30th Oct.2021 addressed by Mr. Bobby Benedict, Managing Director, B&B Developers and Builders pvt. Ltd.
  • Faculty Development Programme, on “How to prevent Online Banking & Financial Fraud” on 6th October 2022 addressed by Mr. Glenn Roger Carr, Founder & director, Finemark Trainers Indis Pvt Ltd., Chennai.
  • Two days Workshop, on “Fundamentals of Capital Markets” on 31sr July & 1st August 2023 addressed by Glenn Roger Carr, Founder & Director, Finemark Trainers India Pct Ltd., Chennai.
  • One day Workshop, on “BUDGET 2023” on 8th March 2023 addressed by Dr. Royal Edward Williams Asst. Professor, PG & Research Dept., of Economics, Sacred Heart College (Autonomous), Tirupatture.
  • One day Workshop, on “Goods and Service Tax” on 17th Feb.2023 addressed by Mr. Sundaramoorthy, Chennai.
  • One day Seminar, on” Awareness on ICAI” on 7th Feb.2023 addressed by Ms. Chitra Anantharaman, Deputy Director, Southern Indian Regional Council, The Institute of Companies Secretaries, Chennai.
  • International Conference, on “Emerging Challenges of Green Business in Environment Sustainability” on 4th Feb.2023 addressed by Dr. G Ezhilan, Joint Director of collegiate Education, Thanjavur, Dr. C. Natarajan, Assistant Professor & Head, Eriyur, Dharmapuri and Prof. (Dr) S. Sivesan Sivanandamoorthy, Professor in Marketing, University of Jaffina – Sri Lanka.


Research Guides

  • Dr. S. Auxilia Antony
Name of the Scholar Date of Joining Topic Status
Anitha S. 05.05.2021 A Study on Service quality and passenger satisfaction towards southern railways Ongoing
Ashwini N. 13.12.2021 A Study on Consumer Attitude and their purchase intention towards online shopping with Special reference to Vellore District Ongoing
Bharathi G. 01.11.2022 A Study of Consumer Adoption of Digital Wallet with special reference to public sector bank in Vellore city Ongoing
Lalith Priya M. D. 05.05.2021 A Study on Assessing the Adoption and Usage of Internet Banking Ongoing











Sl. No Name of the institution/industry/corporate house Month and Year of signing MoU Duration List of activities under each MOU Number of students/teachers who benefited from MoUs
1 Auxilium College - Finmark Trainers India Private Ltd Oct-21 2 yrs Academic Collaboration - Seminar cum Training 225 (Seminar for UG), 42 (Training for PG)
2 Auxilium College - Muthurangam Government Arts College Mar-22 2 yrs In Progress In Progress


  • Finmark Trainers India Ltd.
  • Audacious Dreams Foundation


S.No Title Author Youtube URL LINK
1 Principles of Accounting Ms.K.Kalaivani Click here
2 Bill of Exchange Ms.K.Kalaivani Click here
3 Deductions u/s 80 G Ms.K.S.Sasikala Click here
4 Residential Status Ms.K.S.Sasikala Click here
5 Law of Contract Essential Elements Ms. A.Mahalakshmi Click here
6 Indian Banking System Ms.G.Bharathi Click here
7 Customer and Banker Relationship Ms. A.Mahalakshmi Click here


S.No. Title Author YouTube URL Link
1 Meaning of Crossing Dr. Auxilia Antony. S Click Here
2 Holding company Dr. Anitha Alice. E Click Here
3 Bank accounts Dr. Anitha Alice. E Click Here
4 Introduction to Marketing Dr. Valentine Usha Kalaichelvi Click Here
5 Assessing residential status Dr. Sr. Sagayamary View Recording
6 Levels of management Dr. Sr. Sagayamary View Recording
7 Business Ethics Dr. Sr. Sagayamary View Recording
8 Introduction to Entrepreneurs Ms. Anitha . S Click Here
9 Consumer Behaviour Dr. Lakshmi Narasu Click Here
10 Depreciation Ms. Thenmozhi G Click Here
11 Services Marketing Ms. Prasanna P Click Here
12 Channels of Distribution Dr. Anitha M Click Here


  • Syllabus revised at regular intervals according to the students’ career needs.
  • ICT enabled Classrooms.
  • Role play, Group discussion, Quiz, and Seminars conducted regularly to enrich subject knowledge.
  • Monthly incorporation of different values for integral self-development.
  • Environmental Studies (EVS) and Field study projects for UG students.
  • Internship Training Programme for both UG and PG students.
  • Research exposure for PG students and Certificate Courses for both UG and PG students.
  • Participation in various competitions and events.
  • Book Bank facility for students.
  • Joy of sharing during festive seasons - New Year, Christmas & Pongal.
  • Conducting International and National Seminars/Conferences.
  • Paper presentations and publications for Ph.D scholars.
  • "Kaluri Sandhai" organized by the Department of Commerce every year to help students emerge as self-employed entrepreneurs.
  • Annual industrial visits for final year UG and PG students to gain practical exposure to manufacturing processes.
  • Coaching classes for ICWAI, CA-CPT, TNPSC, ICMA, Banking, and other competitive examinations conducted every weekend.
  • Classes for the Certificate Course offered by IIBF (Indian Institute of Banking and Finance) held every Friday.
  • Establishment of the Citizen Consumer Club to raise awareness about unfair trade practices and methods to overcome consumer exploitation.
  • Management Development Programs organized in collaboration with the MATHA Educational trust to develop entrepreneurial skills among students.