The syllabus as specified by Mizoram University includes the following areas of learning:
Core Areas of Learning:
- Types of Accounting – Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Taxation, Insurance, Banking.
- Various marketing, management, industrial, mercantile and company laws & practices.
- Practical research works in the fields of management, marketing & finance – resulting in a submission of project work.
- Courses related to IT and practical applications of E-commerce.
- Courses in secretarial and clerical practices
Other Compulsory Papers:
- General English
- Mizo(Modern Indian Language)
- Environmental Studies
Methods of Teaching/Departmental Initiatives:
- Lecture and Presentations
- Class Exercises and Tests
- Assignments – Term Papers
- Seminars &Workshops
- Library Works
- Students Skill Development activities
- Observes and organises Commerce Day
- Cleanliness Drives - for entire HATIM Community
The Department of Commerce is proud of its faculty and their achievements. Currently the following faculties are pursuing Doctor of Philosophy (PHD) under the Mizoram University.
1) R. Lalnunthara
2) C. Lalrinsangi
3) C. Lalrintluangi
STUDENTS ENROLLMENT (AS ON MARCH 2022)
ACADEMICS: The Department is established to equip students to cope up with challenges in the era of globalization and also focus on nurturing their co-curricular activities, the department is dedicated to the excellence in performance and of quality educated committed to provide quality educational opportunities and services that meet the needs of everyone and also contribute to the society’s well-being, national development and to meet global competencies.
The students are given exposure through project work, partaking in various programs like business plan, and different competition within the state.
RESULTS: -The Department has been blessed with 230 graduates students in 12 batch, and 31 ranks holders in the University Examination with 2 toppers and pass percentage over the years has been 100% in the University Examination. The Number of present batch of graduating students is 13.
DEPARTMENTAL ACTIVITIES and ACHIEVEMENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR (2019—2022)
1. ENTREPRENEURSHIP KNOWLEDGE CELL(EKC)
Entrepreneurship Knowledge Cell (EKC) is set up and promoted in educational institutions by the government of Mizoram.It is an effective mechanism to transform knowledge into innovation. Conducting various awareness programs such as Seminars, workshop, Industrial visits, nurturing entrepreneurship skills ,food fest and interaction with young Entrepreneurs and mentoring are some of the activities by the EKC. The faculties of Commerce are actively involved in the EKC as co-coordinator and master trainer, on behalf of the cell Mr.R.Lalnunthara has completed master trainer course training at IIM Ahmadabad.
The EKC HATIM in collaboration with IQAC HATIM and Mizoram University BioNEST successfully organized (for 6th semester students of HATIM) Workshop on Bio-Innovation challenge 2022 on 29thMarch, 2022 at 1:30pm-3:00pm venue at Auditorium, HATIM.
2. PARENTS-TEACHERS MEET:
The meeting was organized for better co-operation between parents of the students, faculty of the department and for the college... It was also organized to help the parents to realize their respective roles in promoting integrated education and seek parent’s co-operation and involvement in the integrated program as well as for the student’s improvement in different aspects.
The followings are the details of the Parents-Teachers Meet conducted by the department within this Academic session.
1) 18th September.2019 - HATIM Auditorium, Chanmari
2) 2nd September,2021 - Virtual platform
As a part of the college tradition, the Department of Commerce was held responsible to take up Cleanliness Drive that lasted for almost a month. On 4th, October, 2019, the drive was kicked-off and ended on 25th October 2019. The main purpose and objective of the drive was to impart the knowledge of the importance of cleanliness to the community and check on the cleanliness of the classrooms and colleges campus. 5th semester students were assigned to regulate and supervise the working of the drive. Penalties were given to those caught littering inside the campus during the drive and the amount of money collected was utilized to purchase the prizes for the cleanliness competition. Student s also gave presentation to create awareness on Cleanliness and maintain the standard of “litter free campus”.
4. SPECIAL LECTURE ON BUSINESS ECONOMICS:
The Commerce department believes that to improve students achievement levels by enhancing the way curriculum is delivered by creating a positive environment for learning ,as a part of this ,the department organized a special lecture on Business Economics on 1st November 2019,the lecture was delivered by Mr. Sangthuamluaia, Assistant Professor, Lunglei Government College .The lecture was attended by students of B.com 5th Semester and faculties of the department. The lecture was followed by Q and A session which was really useful for the students.
5. PARTICIPATED AND WON IN THE DISTRICT INNOVATIVE CHALLENGE PROGRAMME—ON 18THAND 19TH FEBRUARY 2020:
Students from the Department Of Commerce participated in the District Innovative Challenge Program organized by Entrepreneurship Development Center, Mizoram at Lunglei Government College.
Lalrinhlua and Zarzoliani were selected as a part of the champion team. Lalvenpuia and Rohluzuali were also in the runner-up team Gospel Chanchinmawia and PC Lalnunhlima also participated in the team that won the third position. All students are from VI Semester.
Today education means much more than merely acquiring knowledge, it is the acquisition of knowledge and skills, building character and improving employability of each talents. So, the Department always tries their best to give more opportunities among the students.
0n 12th march 2020, Regional Seminar was conducted on investor Education in Mizoram at Higher Technical Institute, Mizoram. NSDL in collaboration with the Department of Commerce on 12th March 2020. The expert from NSDL has delivered on Mutual Funds and guided the students about various career opportunities available in the securities markets and role of NSDL in capital building and training. All the sessions were interactive and attended by students from B.Com and BSW. The program was well received by the participants.
The Department not only concentrates on the academic excellence of the students but also nurtures their co-curricular activities, and believes that empowering the students to cross the horizons of success is the prime aim of every teacher. For the benefits of the students, the Department conducted the following webinars:-
1) A state level Webinar on “ Insurance : The most important but the least understood Financial Product”—On 1st October 2020
By Prof.BharthenduSingh, Department Of Commerce, Mizoram University .
2) Webinar on Banking: courses, job opportunities and career path—9th October 2021
By Ms.Tc.Vanlalhlupuii, probationary Officer, State Bank Of India.
3) Webinar on gateway to Financial Freedom on 19th January 2022---The Department of Commerce in collaboration with Hedge School of Economics, Kochi, Kerala
All the webinar program were an insightful, practical and useful for the students and other attendees. An e-certificate was handed out to the attendees who had filled up the feedback form.
This program is organized by every year by the department, especially for the new students it is very important. The rules and regulations laid down in the institution, the examinations program and other necessary information were precisely delivered to the students.
The department conducted orientation in the month of July in 2019 at Kawmzawl campus and on 26th July 2021 through Google Meet.
9. 3-DAYS ONLINE WORKSHOP ON DIGITAL MARKETING (26th to 28th August, 2021):
An online Digital Marketing workshop was successfully organized by the Department of Commerce and Department Of Computer Science, HATIM In collaboration with MakeSkill, Delhi, inclusively for the corresponding department students. The trainers (industry experts) taught students how they can quickly learn street smart skills to start an online business or career in it.
10. PROJECT WORK:
The Mizoram University has introduced ‘Project Work’ in the syllabus of 4th Semester B.com in entrepreneurship paper from the Academic year 2017 - 2018, this project work has been conducting under the guidance of the faculties. The students have opportunities to get acquainted with various micro-entrepreneurs in the town and villages and work on a range of research work. These projects allow students to develop their spirit of entrepreneurship as well as different entrepreneurial values and qualities such as self-confidence, perseverance, initiative, creativity a sense of responsibility and allowing them to participate actively in the decisions and tasks required to carry out all steps involved.
11. FACULTY EXCHANGE PROGRAMME:
Faculty exchange program was organized by the department of commerce HATIM with JB College, Lunglei on 8 April 2022. The program was organized through Google meet platform at 7:30 pm and it was successful