About the Department
Commerce Department of Daulat Ram college has got 16th position all India in ‘India Today Ranking’. The Department has completed its 50 years in 2019-2020. It offers three courses B.Com (H) and B.Com and Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (ESB) as a discipline option to the B.A Programme students. All these courses inculcate in students, the knowledge, analytical skills, managerial skills and intricacies of starting their own business ventures. The students are trained to unravel the contemporary realities of the dynamic business arena. They study subjects like Accounting, Taxation, Marketing, Finance, Law, Computers etc., where they gain disciplinary knowledge, develop critical thinking, communication skills, moral & ethical awareness, digital literacy and a problem-solving approach. This provides the foundation for students to pursue professional courses such as C.A., CS, ICWA, L.L.B, and MBA to become future business leaders.
In line with NEP 2020, which aims at harnessing full human potential and all round development, we offer multi-disciplinarity, skill enhancement and value addition courses. In order to nurture the intellectual, personal, interpersonal and social skills of students, the Department through Commerce Association conducts events throughout the year. The Annual Commerce Fest ‘Commercia’, provides students with a platform to showcase and develop their talent and creativity by organising and participating in events such as Case Study, Business Plan, Debate, Group Discussion, Ad-Mad etc. ‘Combuzz’ is the annual newsletter of the department where the students share their thoughts, innovative ideas and perspectives about the commerce landscape. The Department also organises skill development programmes, seminars and workshops for students on various contemporary topics. The Department was awarded DU Innovation Project in 2013 and Star Project in 2015 to pursue field and research work.
The Placement Cell of the college is managed by the Commerce Department where students in high numbers get placed in reputed companies such as KPMG, Earnst & Young, Deloitte, Finedge, S&P Global, Genpact etc. Students are also provided internship opportunities in companies like Global Arcus, Reliance, Zomato, Outlook etc. to get exposure of the corporate world. The students of our department earn Laurels for academic and all round co-curricular achievements which is recognised by giving instituted prizes in the Annual Day.
The Department has experienced faculty which constantly mentors the students in pursuing their career goals and helps them in realising their potential. The Department continues to have excellent results with majority of the students securing good grades. The Alumni of the Department comprises of students who have excelled in the fields of Academics, Business and Management and Government administration.