From The Principal's Desk

Gujarat Commerce College is one of the oldest and historical colleges of Gujarat State and also popular as one of the most happening places during our struggle for Independence. Though designed and established in the year 1860 by the British Colonizers, it flourished under the esteemed patronage of Honorable Sir Chinubhai Baronet. Its great and glorious history is vividly reflected in the ambiance and heritage buildings of the college spread across the campus. The college is now run under the aegis of the Government of Gujarat. The Commerce Department of Gujarat College was founded in 1981-82 as a result of the zealous efforts of Prin. Dr. B.C. Desai; which eventually led to the establishment of Gujarat Commerce College with effect from 1st July, 1993 through the bifurcation from the parent institute.

In continuation of glorious and inspiring historical traditions of this campus, We at Gujarat Commerce College strive to provide excellence in commerce and business education at the undergraduate and post-graduate programmes. We believe in creating an enriching learning experience for our students. Gujarat Commerce College is committed to mold students with excellent professional as well as value-based commerce education which enables holistic development of personality accessible to all stratus of society. We try to equip students with the skills needed in changing global scenario and gain access to multiple career opportunities for better life. We also inculcate a strong belief in diligence and core values of society and ecology in order to have safe environment. As per the academic guidelines of the UGC and the State Government, we have adequately incorporated ICT in teaching and learning. Keeping in tune with the latest trends, the college is equipped with Digital English Language Laboratory (DELL) and Tally Laboratory apart from other learning aids. Our experienced and qualified faculties continuously strive to provide quality education and contribute pools of civilized citizens to the society in today’s challenging times. We try to nurture students with physical, intellectual and value education aspects of integrated education. Our innovative spirit and quest for high-quality learning combined with the ability to think ahead of the curve has always been our strength. We are glad to inform you that we have MOUs with prestigious institutions like SPIPA, Oakbrook, Value Education, B. K. & M. H. Shroff College (Mumbai), Shri Cloth Market Girls College (Indore, M.P.) for proper education and exposure to the vast treasures of knowledge in various fields.

This college has rare distinction of adopting Societal Approach to develop civic sense and responsibility, social commitment and moral accountability through NSS, NCC and other projects on human rights, culture and heritage through which we empower students to lead productive lives and become responsible citizens of the nation.

Apart from that, we also conduct co-curricular and extra-curricular activities round the year so as to provide wider academic exposure to our students.

The pedagogical practices of the college includes intensive systematic teaching plans, Inter-active teaching methodology, National/International Seminars and Conferences, Active learning through field work, projects and power-point presentations, Extension lectures by renowned subject experts, Updating knowledge based and Professional Skill Development Programmes, Industrial Training and Research projects for practical exposure,Tutorial classes/Remedial Classes.

We extend our best wishes to the students seeking admission at 1st Semester B.Com Programme as well as those who are progressing to the 3rd Semester and 5th Semester of B.Com.

With best wishes,
DR.JYOTSNABEN I. PATEL
PRINCIPAL, GES CLASS-I