To fulfil educational, socio-cultural and economic need of society - hilly and rural region.

Shri Datta Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Panutre's

Vitthalrao Patil Mahavidyalaya (Arts, Commerce & Science) Kale,

Tal- Panhala, Dist- Kolhapur

Affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharashtra



To impart quality education through traditional and innovative learning practices.

Commerces Department

Commerces of the Departments

  • Name of the department : Commerce
  • Year of Establishment : 2010-2011
  • Names of Programmes / Courses offered (UG, PG, M.Phil., Ph.D., Integrated Masters; Integrated Ph.D., etc.): UG Bachelor of Commerce
  • Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units involved : Nil
  • Annual/ semester/choice based credit system (programme wise): Semester system
  • Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments : NIL
  • Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions, etc. : NIL
  • Details of courses/programmes discontinued (if any) with reasons : NIL
  • Number of Teaching posts :
    Commerces Sanctioned Filled
    Professors 0 0
    Associate Professors 0 0
    Asst. Professors 3 Full Time 1 CHB 3 (Temporary)
  • Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, specialization, (D.Sc./D.Litt. /Ph.D. / M. Phil. etc.,)
    Name Qualification Designation Specialization No. of Years of Experience No. of Ph.D. Students guided for the last 4 Yrs
    Mr. Patil V. R. M. Com. SET Asst. Professor Advanced Accounting 5 -
    Mr. Kamble P. B. M. Com. B.Ed. Asst. Professor Advanced Accounting 1 -
    Mr. Tambe s.G. M.A. M.Ed Asst. Professor Economics 1 -
  • List of senior visiting faculty : Nil
  • Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled (program wise)by temporary faculty : Nil
  • Student -Teacher Ratio (program wise) : 1:89
  • Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled : NIL
  • Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, specialization, (D.Sc./D.Litt. /Ph.D. / M. Phil. etc.,)
    Sr. No. Name Qualification
    1 Mr. Patil V. R. M. Com.SET
    2 Mr. Kamble P. B. M. Com. B.Ed.
    3 Mr. Tambe S.G. M.A. M.Ed
  • Number of faculty with ongoing projects from a) National b) International funding agencies and grants received : NIL
  • Departmental projects funded by DST - FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. and total grants received : NIL
  • Research Centre /facility recognized by the University : NIL
  • Publications:

    Publication per faculty

    • Books with ISBN/ISSN numbers with details of publishers : Nil
    • Citation Index : Nil
    • SNIP : Nil
    • SJR : Nil
    • h-index : Nil
    • Impact factor : Nil
    Research Paper published in Interlink Research Analysis (ISSN- 0976-0377)

  • Areas of consultancy and income generated : Nil
  • Faculty as members in
    • National committees : Nil
    • International Committees : Nil
    • Editorial Boards…. : Nil
  • Student projects
    • Percentage of students who have done in-house projects including inter departmental/program : Nil
    • Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution Research laboratories/Industry/ other agencies : Nil
  • Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students : Nil
  • Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops organized & the source of funding
    • International : 0
    • National/ State : 0
    • University/Local Level : 1
  • How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET, SLET, GATE, Civil services, Defense services, etc.? Nil
  • Student progression
    Student progression Against % enrolled
    UG to PG 25%
    PG to M.Phil. Nil
    PG to Ph.D. Nil
    Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral Nil
    • Campus selection
    • Other than campus recruitment
    Several Students are working in Banks, Molls and in MIDC.
    Entrepreneurship/Self-employment Nil
  • Details of Infrastructural facilities
    • Library : YES, Central Library
    • Internet facilities for Staff & Students : YES, (In Library)
    • Class rooms with ICT facility : Few Class rooms have ICT facilities.
    • Laboratories : Nil
  • Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or other agencies : Nil
  • Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops /seminar) with external experts:
    • Every year Department arranges special lectures for Student by Faculty.
    • One Day Workshop on “Financial Education Program & SEBI” on 29th Dec. 2011.
  • Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning
    • Lecture Method, Group Discussion,
    • Debating, Question-Answering
    • News Paper Cuttings, Photo Copies
    • Demonstration by using LCD projectors & charts.
    • Home assignments, projects & Class tests
  • Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities
    • Participation in NSS Programs
    • Participation in Swine Flew Awareness Program
    • Save Baby Girl Campion
  • SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans


    • Dedicated faculty
    • Increasing strength of students


    • Temporary faculty and lack of research work of faculty
    • Insufficient Books and Journals in Library
    • Medium of instruction is Marathi whereas most of references are in English medium.


    • Jobs in market after completion of PG
    • Various Competitive exams


    • Permanent Non-grant Policy of Government of Maharashtra
    • Lack of funding of departmental programs
    • Lack of confidence of students and their parents.

    Future plans:

    • To introduce a PG course.
    • To start a Certificate courses like DBM, BBA etc