Book Publications

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Papers Presented









Dr. Gireeshkumar G.S

1.      SHG Bank Linkage Programme and Poverty Alleviation, Serials Publications, New Delhi, 2010.

2.      SHG Bank Linkage Programme and Women Empowerment, Trade Wind,

March 2010.

3.      Income Generation under SHG Bank Linkage Programme, Trade Wind,

 April 2010.

4.      Emerging Entrepreneurial Strategies for Self Employment and Skill

Development, Emerging Entrepreneurial Strategies for Self Employment and Skill Development(Ed) 2009.

5.      Strategic and Financial Similarities of Merged Banks: Evidence from Voluntary Amalgamations in Indian Banking Sector, Science and society,

June 2010.

6.      The six Sigma Way-A Strategy to Embrace Total Quality, Science and society,

 December, 2010.

7.      Impact of Microfinance on Income Generation of Rural Poor- A Study with

 Special Reference to SHG Bank Linkage Programme in Kerala, Microfinance Innovation and Strategies, 2011.

8.      Mergers and Amalgamations during Pre and Post Crisis, Indian Journal of Commerce, December 2010.

9.      India and Global Financial Crisis-Recession to Resurgence (Ed),  Nirmala Academic  and Research Publications (2011), “Impact of Global Crisis on Indian Economy”.


1.      A Study on the Operating Performance of Scheduled Commercial Banks in India, Science & Society,vol.8,No.1 Jan-June 2010


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Invited lectures organized by the Department During 2011-2012

·         Talk on “Personality development and motivation” by MES Menon and “Career options in Cost Accounting “ by Anil Xavier , M.D Cochin Stock exchange on 18th June 2011

·         “Career Awareness” talk by Mr.Viney Sood , Newzeland and “Career awareness in Higher Education” by Mrs.Haripriya Vijay on 13th July 2011

·         Personality development Program for final year B.Com (voc) were conducted on 29th July 2011

·         “Entrepreneurship awareness program “ organized by Kerala Institute of Entrepreneurship development , on 24th August 2011 in collaboration with E D club

·         Two days Personality development program were conducted for II year vocational B.Com on 24th and 25th August by Race Solutions Pvt.Limited Ernakulam

Invited lectures organized by the Department During 2010-2011

·         Invited talk on “Stock Market Developments” for third year B.Com and M.Com Students on14th July 2010 at 2.00 pm in the Alumni Hall. Sri. S Periyaswami Dy. GM Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd. Chennai Regional Office and Shibunath T.M Manager (Business Development) CDS Ltd. Kochi were the resource Persons.

·         “ C A Career Counselling Programme” for the  First Year Degree students conducted by Logic Institute of Commerce under the sponsorship of Ernakulam branch of ICAI on 21st July 2010. In the Alumni Hall at 2 pm. CA Ciby K.C ,Logic Institute of Commerce was the resource person. 96 students participated.

·         Invited Talk on “practical Accounting” for the Third Year Degree students on 29th July 2010. Sri V Jagannath Director and Sri  D. Harikumar Course Director, Centre for Accountants Kottarakkara were the resource persons.

·         One –Day Seminar on Career Guidance, Personality Development and Investor awareness organised by the Department on 7th August 2010 in association with Malayala Manorama and Cochin Chapter of the ICWAI.Sri Sankar P Paniker, Chairman Cochin Chapter of ICWAI, Sri. Thomas Ravi, Dy.GM, Circulation Division, Malayala Manorama and Sri Vijayakumar, Regional Manager DSP Blackrock Asset Management Company Ltd. Kochy were the resource persons

·         A workshop on Group Discussion for ICWAI Stage II students was organized on 7th August 201 . Sri Ramdas S, Chairman Coaching Committee of the ICWAI Cochin Chapter, was the resource person . 39 students participated.   

·         Organised a “Success Training Programme” for final year Degree students on 20th September 2010. Radhakrishnan V, Faculty Trainer, Logic Management Training Institute , Palarivattom, Kochy ,was the resource person.

·         Activities of the Commerce Association for the academic year 2010-11 inaugurated on 11th August 2010. Sri. C.J. George Managing Director& Chief Promotor, BNP Paribas Ltd was the chief guest.

·         The Commerce Association organised an  inter departmental Quiz Competition on 22nd Sept.2010. Economics, Chemistry & Zoology Associations won the I, II,& III prizes respectively. Vipulkumar N.M. V K & Anoon P Basilraj II K were  the Quiz masters. 

·         Invited Talk on Career Guidance, Interview Techniques &Placement Avenues by Edison Donel Feria of Zion Computer Hardware &Networking Institute Palarivattom Ernakulam for the Final year B.Com Model I & Model III students on 15th November 2010

·         Two –Day workshop on Interview Techniques and Group Discussion for Final Year B.Com Model I students. From 23rd to 24th November 2010. Mr.Aju from Race International Pvt.Ltd. was the resource person.

·         Organised an Inter-collegiate Commerce Fest (Deus Vult 2010) as part of experiential learning programme with competitions on various business related events on 5th January 2011. Mr. Davis Jacob Area Manager, Kottayam –Idukki Region, Muthoot Financial Services was the chief guest.

·         Organised Two-Day UGC sponsored National Seminar on India and Global Financial Crisis – from Recession to Resurgence from 6th to 7th January 2011.Sri Padmakumar K.P. Executive Director Muthoot Financial Services Ltd.& former Chairman Federal Bank Ltd. was the Chief Guest.

·         A seminar on Business Communication for ICWAI Inter (Stage I) students was organized on 9th January 2011. Sri Abraham Stephan Trainer,Jaycees International was the resource person.38 students participated.

·         An Awareness talk on Professional Management Accountant Qualification (CIMA) was arranged on 28th January 2011 to III K, II KC and I KC students .Resource Person: Mr. Feni Vadakken Sunny, Southern India Regional Representative of CIMA.


Invited lectures organized by the Department During 2008-2009

·         Awareness talk on NCFM course of NSE Ltd. by Mr. Alias, faculty member of the Department of English on 13th June 2008 for final year conventional and vocational students 

·         2-Day Programme on Personality Development Communication Skills in collaboration with Rajagiri College of Social Sciences  on 1stJuly, 4th July and 24th October respectively for Third year ,Second year and first year B.Com (voc) students .

·         Extension programme on Scholarship Examination for CAT Coaching in collaboration with TIME Institute (Pvt)Ltd.Ernakulam on 6th July 2008 for final year students.

·         Training programme on interview and group discussion to final year B.Com (Vocational) students by faculty from Rajagiri College of Social Sciences Kochy,on 11th July 2008 

·         Open Defence programme for the award of Ph. D to Dr. M.K. Mohanan at the School of Gandhian Studies, M.G.University on 2nd September 2008 in the presence of the Board consisiting of Dr.M Sarangadharan, Professor &Head of the Department of Commerce University of Kerala, Dr.Jayamoney, Dean,Faculty of Commerce M.G.University, Dr.Tharsis Joseph, Principal Devamatha College Kuravilangad and forty three teachers from various colleges.

·         Orientation class for ICWAI (Inter&Final ) students led by Sri Sanker and Sri Joseph Sadhique, Secretary and Executive Director respectively of the Cochin Chapter of ICWAI on 4th October.

·         Inauguration programme of the Commerce Association on 7th October, chief guest Sri Prince George, M.D. Doha Brokerage &Financial Services Ltd. Ernakulam

·         Awareness programme on Chartered Accountancy Course on 17th October classes led by a Team consisting of Sri Ciby K.C,Practising Chartered Accountant ,Thodupuzha.

·         Inauguration programme of the activities of the E.D.Club on 21st October chief guest Sri Joseph Benny Chief Manager, Federal Bank Muvattupuzha.

·         Awareness talk on Globally accepted Accounting Packages on 4th November by Sri. Joemon Thekkel, from G-Tech Computer Academy, Muvattupuzha.

·         Invited talk on prospects of Chartered Accountancy Profession by Sri Sajeev ACA, Chairman of the Cochin Chapter of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India on 5th November for third year students.  

·         Organised an Inter-collegiate Commerce Fest (Deus Vult 2008) as part of experiential learning with competitions on various business related events on 21st November2008, chief guest Prof.V.B.Jayapalan Nair, Principal N.S.S College,Rajakumari

·         Gathering of present and former faculty members on 16th December 2008 to felicitate Dr. M.K.Mohanan on his award of Ph.D.

·         Industrial visit to TELK Angamaly by ICWAI (Inter) students. 

·         Organised a  workshop on Group discussion and Presentation Skills for ICWAI (Inter) students in collaboration with ICWAI Cochin Chapter.


Invited lectures organized by the Department During 2007-2008

·         Invited talk on the Role of MNCs in Retailing by Sri Eby Mathew CEO Reliance Retail Kochy in connection with the inauguration of Commerce Association on 13th September 2007

·         Invited talk on Practical Accounting by Sri Somanathan Pillai, Director, Institute of Accountants,Ernakulam

·         Invited talk on Entrepreneurship Development by Sri. Issac Joseph, Chairman, Lunar Group of Companies on 6th December 2007.

·         Organised an Inter-collegiate Commerce Fest as part of experiential learning with competitions on various business related events on 6th December 2007

·         Conducted a workshop on Personality Development and Communication Skills for ICWAI (Inter) students in collaboration with ICWAI Cochin Chapter0n 7th February2008

·         Organised a  workshop on Group discussion and Presentation Skills for ICWAI (Inter) students in collaboration with ICWAI Cochin Chapter0n 14th February2008