SKR College was established in 1968 with BA., B.Sc., Degree and Intermediate Bi.P.C., MPC and HEC Courses whereas Department of Commerce was incepted in the year 1970. B. Com Degree Course with English as Medium of instruction was introduced in the Academic Year 1970-71 Later on 2 sections were also sanctioned for Telugu Medium students.
From a very humble beginning with 7 students today it is one of the biggest departments of the college catering to more than 300 students. At the beginning, the department had 13 members ( 9 sanctioned posts and 4 unaided posts) Presently 6 PTLs are working in the department.
A separate group in BA was introduced in the year 1988-89 with Office Organisation and Management as one of the subject. (Now not in force/existence). A separate group for B. Com (vocational) was set up in the academic year to impart Marketing and Advertising Skills to students. (Now not in force/existence). Presently the department offers B. Com General and Computer Applications courses. An air conditioned Computer Lab with 20 PCs was established in 2000.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES:
- To empower the students with appropriate skills to face the challenges.
- To encourage all round personality development of the students.
- To inculcate moral values and commitment to society.
- To make the students understand the multidimensional changes in the present business scenario and attract a greater number of students to opt for commerce and management fields.