College Profile

College Profile

a) First Stage- Introduction of Diploma Programmes

The Institution was started on 23rd August 1997 as a unit of Marthandam Integrated Development Society (MIDS), named as Kanyakumari Community College with the aim and objective of creating self confidence among young generation by providing valuable skills and training to secure full employment and self employment. The founder of the institution is Rev.Fr. Prem Kumar, MSW. The college was started with several job oriented diploma programmes. All the diploma courses were self designed in accordance with fulfilling requirement of manpower skills in the present business scenario. The curriculum for job oriented commerce based diploma courses as mentioned below was developed and designed in accordance with the University norms by Prof.V.Arul Justin Dhas and his team members of the college. The three courses are.

1. Diploma in Computerized Financial Accounting (DCFA).

2. Diploma in Business Oriented Computer Application (DBOCA).

3. Diploma in Foreign Trade and Import-Export Documentation (DFTIED).

b) Second Stage- Integration of B.Com with Diploma programmes

The innovative concept of integrating B.Com degree with three of the above job oriented Diploma courses is a milestone achievement and its implementation as “Integrated Scheme of Study” in the academic year 2000-2001. The scheme reduces the academic career of students from six years to three years.

c) Third Stage - Merging of CA coaching with Integrated Scheme of Study

For uplifting the commercial skills to the international standards and inducting the professional skills, the above scheme as stated in the second stage has been re-modified by incorporating Chartered Accountancy coaching in the academic year 2014-2015. The study package is being conducted under a separate unit of Kanyakumari Community College and named as “Malankara School of Commerce”. The scheme consists of CA-CPT/Foundation and CA-IPCC/Intermediate (Coaching Classes) together with B. Com /M.B.A (DDE Programme) and three regular diploma programmes of Directorate of Vocational Education of M.S. University.

Our Concepts

a) Matching the mismatch

Education and Employment is mismatching in today’s society. Our College is providing practical skills through self designed diploma programmes according to the requirement of respective Industries.

b) Including the excluded

The community College system provides equal opportunity to all kind of needy people in the society irrespective of age, educational qualifications and character imbalance.

c) Maximum with minimum

The institution provides maximum educational skills and practical skills in the field of commerce, computer and communication with professional standard through Chartered Accountancy course in three years through this scheme, which consists of a Professional Course, a Degree programme and three job oriented Diploma Courses.

Malankara School of Commerce believes in attaining serious academic goals by designing curriculum in a prudent manner and inculcates pertinent skills, knowledge and ideas that help to develop professionalism in the students. The institution is dedicated towards its objective of adding value of life and professional standards.

Our Core Values

a) Student Centricity

• Emphasize on holistic development of the students through innovative activities

• Focus on employability and skill development for self employment

• Developing commercial and communication skills

•Use of IT in all in all levels of business practice

b) Contribution to the Society

• Flexible curriculum to fulfill societal needs and demands

• Conduct applicable surveys to address organizational and societal problems

c) Betterment of Academic Excellence

• Develop and retain outstanding employees

• Use inter-disciplinary approach in the teaching-learning process

• Developing innovative ideas and methods by conducting staff skill development activities

• Establish strong linkages with the industry, institutions, alumni and civil society