The department of commerce was established since 20th June 1960. The department has started post graduate course i.e. M.Com. from Academic Year 1982 under the able leadership of Principal Shri V.W. Deshmukh & H.O.D. Prof. V.G. Date on Non-Grant Basis. Now P.G. Department of Commerce is grantable since 1987. The P.G. department of Commerce is one of the premier grantable departments in Pune City.
The department has its own well equipped commerce laboratory where forty students get accommodated at a time with computers. The department has its own library with the 2000 reference books.
The commerce department offers 4 special subject for UG viz. Banking, Cost & Works Accounting, Marketing, Business Entrepreneurship & 2 Special subjects for PG. viz. Accounting & Taxation, Costing according to the requirement of the students.
The department has its own office of 400 Sq.ft. The department has well qualified & experience eleven faculties which includes one Chartered Accountant, two Ph.D. holders & two M.Phil. holders.
Every year the department organizes industrial tour, seminar, conferences for practical knowledge, personality development & all round development of students & faculties.
The department has its own placement cell under the guidance of Prof. R.M. Kothari. The Placement Cell provides more than 100 jobs to the students.