Year of establishment of the department:   1976    


Individual staff profile:


 Dr. V. M. BHANDARI M. Com., Ph. D.

Associate Proffessor  & Head Of The Department

Cell No.: 94488 93842

E-Mail: [email protected]

Teaching Experience: UG: 26 years                   PG: 03 years


B. Com.               : Dr. A. V. Baliga College of Commerce, Kumta

M. Com.              : Chh. Shahu Central Institute of Business, Education &

Research Kolhapur, (SIBER, Kolhapur, M. S.) April 1987

Ph. D.                   : Karnatak University, Dharwad.  (April 2003)

Research topic:      Human Resource Management in Cashew Industry – study of North Kanara District (April 2003)

Present Position   :

  1. Associate Professor in Commerce
  2. Visiting Faculty SDM P. G. Centre, Honnavar
  3. Convener & Facilitator Entrepreneurship Development   Cell
  4. Research Guide (Bharatiyar University, TN)

Worked as:

  1. M. Com. Co-ordinator for 2 years
  2. Visiting faculty for BBA programme for 03 years
  3. M. Phil. Guide (Alagappa University, TN & S. V. University, A. P.)

Conferences, Seminars and Workshops attended:

International Level

National Level

State Level








Papers presented in the conferences and seminars:

International Level

National Level

State Level







Special Training Attended

  • Ø Entrepreneurship Development training in EDII – Bangalore (30-12-2002 to 11-01-2003)
  • Ø Global Skill Enhancement Programme in Infosys Leadership Institute, Mysore (11th to 30th April 2005)
  • Ø HRD – TQM training in SDM College, Honavar.
  • Ø Refresher course and orientation programme.


Number of papers                  : 04

Number of Books                   : 01

Human Resource Management for B. Com., B.B.A. & B.B.M. Students

Number of M. Phil. student guided                    : 07

Minor Research Project         : Completed: 02           Ongoing: 01

  1. Problems and progress of Cashew Industry in North Kanara district (UGC Supported)
  2. Role of SHGs in rural development with special reference to women entrepreneurs in Uttar Kannada District (UGC supported)
  3. Moving Self Help Group towards Entrepreneurship. (Ongoing)

Invited and worked as Resource person:

  1. Academic Staff College, Karnatak University, Dharwad
  2. Canara Bank Self Employment Training Institute, Honavar
  3. 3.     Deshpande RUDSETI, Haliyal
  4. 4.     P. G. Centre Chennagiri, (Davanegere University) Chennagiri
  5. 5.     Anjuman Arts, Science, Commerce & P.G. Centre, Bhatkal
  6. 6.     Rotary Club orientation programme, Honavar
  7. 7.     District Industry Centre, Karwar and Honavar
  8. 8.     Government First Grade College, Mundgod
  9. 9.     Catholic Church, Honavar
  10. 10.                        SARPI Centre, Honavar
  11. 11.                        New English School, Honavar
  12. 12.                        Muncipal Office, Honavar

Workshops and Seminars Organized:

  1. Organizing one – day workshops on ED to the final year students of SDM College, Honavar since 2003 every year.
  2. One – day workshop on personality development programme for final year commerce students.
  3. Two – day Bank Test Training programme for commerce students.
  4. 10 days spoken English classes for commerce students
  5. One – day district level seminar for commerce students.


Seminars attended and Papers presented:

  • Ø Attended two day workshop organized by KIMS, KU, Dharwad on Management of BBA programme on 24th and 25th October 1996.
  • Ø Attended 2nd state level conference of Teachers of Commerce and Management held at Davangere on 11th and 12th July 1997 on challenges for business education in the 21st century.
  • Ø Attended and presented paper in National seminar on Business Education in India – backward & forward linkages on 6th and 7th March 1998 held at KU, Dharwad and paper published by Atlantic Publishers, New Delhi.
  • Ø Attended one day workshop on E-commerce organized by PG Dept. of studies in Commerce, KU, Dharwad.
  • Ø Attended 4th state level conference of teachers of commerce and management on “Knowledge Management” held at KU, Dharwad on 5th and 6th October 2001.
  • Ø Attended Faculty Development Programme in Entrepreneurship held at      Bangalore, during 30th Dec, 2002 to 11th Jan,2003 organized by EDII, Bangalore
  • Attended 2 days HRD-TQM training programme on 21st and 22nd March 2003 at SDM College, Honnavar
  • Ø Attended one day workshop on Cost Consciousness in the New Millennium on 21st September 2003 held at Divekar College of Commerce, Karwar.
  • Ø Attended and presented paper in fifth state level conference of Teachers of commerce and Management held at Mangalore on 16th and 17th October 2003.
  • Ø Attended UGC sponsored State Level Seminar on Accounting Standards: ‘What They Are   and What They Should Be’ at S.D.M. College, Ujjire held on 23rd & 24th March 2005.
  • Ø Participated in one day district level workshop on ‘Internal Quality Assurance  Cell(IQAC)’, organized by BGVS Arts & Commerce College, Sadashivagada,Karwar on 4th  April 2005.
  • Ø Attended 3-weeks training in “Global Skills enhancement programme” Conducted by Infosys Progeon in Mysore from 11th to 30th April,2005.
  • Ø Attended National Seminar on ‘Repositioning Business Education- Compulsions & Strategies’ held on 21st & 22nd Feb.2006 posted  by Bangalore University Teacher’s Council of Commerce & Management and faculty of Commerce & Management, Bangalore University, Bangalore.
  • Ø Attended the NAAC sponsored State level seminar on’ Quality  assurance Mechanism in Collegiate Education’ organized by SDM College Honnavar on 18th & 19th March 2006.
  • Attended NAAC sponsored National level Seminar ‘ Quest for Quality: Class room Matters’organised by Dr. A. V. Baliga College of Arts and Science , Kumta on 5th and  6th  March 2007.
  • Ø Participated as a Delegate in the UGC sponsored State Level Seminar on ‘Re-orientation   of Teaching Pedagogy in the Context of Industry Institution Interaction on 25th March 2006 organized by SDM College of Business Management, Mangalore.
  • Ø Participated & presented a paper entitled ‘Plight of Commerce Education in Present Scenario’ in the national level seminar organized by Basaveshwar commerce college, Bagalkot on 8th & 9th September 2007.
  • Ø Participated in the International Research Meet on Entrepreneurship in India & China’ &  TAPMI Alumni Entrepreneurs meet organized by  T.A.Pai Management Institute, Manipal, Karnataka, India on 14th & 15th Dec. 2007.
  • Ø Participated & presented a paper at the NAAC sponsored National seminar on ‘Role of IQAC in Re-accreditation Process: Experiences & Expectations’ Organized by  Bangurnagar Arts, Science & Commerce college, Dandeli on 11th& 12th April 2008.
  • Ø Participated as a delegate in the National level Seminar on ‘Recent Trends in Services Marketing’ held at Anjuman Arts, Science & Commerce College, Bhatkal on April 13, 2008.
  • Ø Attended the one day workshop on ‘Case Studies in Financial accounting on 26th July Attended UGC sponsored a two day national conference  2008 at  Dept. of studies in commerce, Karnatak University Dharwad.
  • Ø Participated in the workshop ‘Grameena’ organized by ‘Shri Kshethra Dharmastala Rural Development, Dharmastala & Synergy to solutions, Bangalore on 21st October, 2008 at hotel Capital, Bangalore
  • Ø Participated in the UGC sponsored state level seminar entitled ‘Management of small scale industries in Karnataka state- A challenge’ held on 3rd & 4th November 2008 at Dr.A.V. Baliga college of commerce & Business Administration, Kumta(U.K.).
  • Ø Participated & presented a paper entitled ‘ Shri Kshethra Dharmastala Rural Development Project(SKDRDP) & Microcredit in Uttara Kannada(UK) District- An Empirical Study’ in 3 days International conference on Micro Finance’ during 21st-23rd January 2009 organized by Pondicherry University, Pondicherry.
  • Ø Attended one day workshop on ‘Restructuring of B.Com. curricula’ organized by Karnatak University & colleges’ commerce teachers’ associatation on 9th July 2009 at Institute of Engineers, Dharwad.
  • Ø Attended UGC sponsored national conference ‘Social Entrepreneurship: Dimensions & Development Orientation’ organized by St. Mary’s college, Shrva, Udupi (Dist.) on 21st & 22nd August, 2009.
  • Ø Attended Orientation Course in University of Mysore from 8th Aug. to 2nd Sept. 1995.
  • Ø Attended Refresher course in Kuvempu University, PG Center, Davangere from 9th to 31st, March 1998.
  • Ø Attended Refresher course in University of Mysore from 16th Nov. to 6th Dec.2004.
  • Ø Attended Refresher course in Goa University from 29th Sept. to 20th Oct. 2005.



Date of joining: 20/12/2012

email ID: [email protected]


PAST EXPERIENCE:   Anjuman College for women. Bhatkal.

Seminars and workshops attended:
* Attended 2 days National Workshop organized by Dhyanparasarak Mandal’s College, Mapusa
* Attended 1day National semina, organized by Anjuman College, Bhatkal
*Attended one college level workshop
* Attended 2 orientation programmes.



Dare of Joining: 1-8-2015

  • Attended one college level workshop
  • Attended two orientation programmes
  • Attended 2-Day National Seminar on Internal Quality Improvement sponsored by NAAC.




Date of joining: 27/6/2017

#  Qualified *k-set* held on    30 th December  2018
# Done project report on
*”Analysis of option strategies as hedging tool with special reference to blue chip shares”*
# Participated in Two day National level seminar.
# Undertaken the *”Art of living”* course conducted by VYKATI VIKAS KENDRA.
# Participated in training programme on *”Personality development and soft skills “* by N.S.D.C
# Participated in National level *”P.G management Fest”*, Organized by ST. Joseph engineering college vamanjoor, Mangalore.
# Won First prize in eassy   writing competion on Ramayana and Mahabharat.
# Participated in *”District Level Quiz Competition”* for P.U & Degree lecturers, held in Anandashrama P.U College Bhatkal.
# Has published many articles in *NAGARIKA*  news paper.



Date of joining: 01/01/2019
 Certificate ‘B’ for NCC examination held in 20 Feb 2013 under the Authority of Ministry of Defence, Government of India grading ‘B’.
 Participated Two day National Seminar Sponsored by NAAC in S.D.M Degree college, Honnavar.
Certificate for participating in one day Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp sponsored by Department of Industries and commerce Government of India

POOJA S Hegde, M.Com., 


Date of joining: 01/08/2019
email id: poojahegde716
Project done on: Technical analysis of selected stock markets…
email id: poojahegde716



Shri.Ramanath Bhat

Email                          :           [email protected]

Mobile No.               :           +91-9972981991

  • B.Sc in PMCs in SDM College of arts, science, commerce and business administration Honnavar(2006-2009).
  • M.Sc in Statistics in  Karnataka  University,Dharwad (2009-2011).