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L.S. Raheja College of Arts & Commerce

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BAF (Bachelors of Accounting and Finance)

Bachelors of Accounting and Finance

Accounting and Finance undoubtedly forms the crux of any business institution, right from its inception stage. It’s not for nothing that employers have been investing so much of their energies in getting the proficient professionals to maintain their account books and take crucial money related decisions.  

B.A.F. department of L. S. Raheja College aims to impart our students with knowledge that prepares them for their future in the field of Accounting and Finance. Our students are moulded to take on the challenges of the practical world head-on and to emerge as successful personnel in their chosen career path.

Course Co-ordinator: Prof. Vaishali Pandya Trivedi

Visiting Faculties:
Prof. Minal Jaisighani
Prof. Deepal Pandya
Prof. Mukund Sohani
Prof. CFA. Neha Dalal
Prof. CA Ganesh shinde
Prof. Darshana Yogi
Prof. S. Kannan
Prof. Farzana Chandiwala
Prof. S.P. Pandey
Prof. Harshad Janjarkiya

Academic Year 2014 – 2015

Departmental Activities

  1. Orientation programme for FY’s was on 1st July 2014.
  2. Organized a visit to Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and facilitated students’ interaction with the experts from the stock markets in October 2014.  
  3. Assisted students to pursue internship with Chartered Accountants & Financial Institutions.
  4. Organized inter-collegiate Academic event FINACCIN in January 2015.
  5. The convocation ceremony for the Ex-TY’s was organized on 2nd February 2015.
  6. Industrial visit was organized for the students of FY, SY and TY on 25th February 2015.
  7. Organized campus placement for students - J.P. Morgan

Seminars, Workshops and Guest Lectures

  1. Seminar on FinAccIn on 12th Jan 2015(Expert – Hemant Kale)
  2. Seminar on Accounting on 12th Jan 2015.(Expert- Bihari Lale)
  3. Seminar on Banking on 13th Jan 2015.(Expert –Bihari Lale)
  4. Seminar on Insurance on 13th Jan 2015.
  5. Guest lectures on “INTERIM BUDGET’’ by “CA NIHAR JAMBUSARIYA”.
  6. Guest lectures on “CFP” by AMBITION LEARNING SOLUTION.
  7. Guest lectures on “CAREER GUIDANCE” by ENDEAVOR.

As per the university guidelines a student is required to maintain minimum 75% attendance in each subject in every semester.

The Department display attendance records to students twice a semester i.e. one in mid-July and other in mid-August and for second half of the Academic year – one in mid-January and other in mid-February. Students whose names appear in the 1st attendance list as Defaulters are given a verbal warning and an undertaking is collected by the co-ordinator and if the same appears in the second list, Parents are called for a meeting and the attendance defaulter student is given an extra project work related to the subject in which he/she has defaulted in attendance.

Cultural Events

  1. “THE WORK IS WORKSHIP” being the energizing motto of our department, we started the activities with fresher’s party welcoming F.Y. students.
  2. To add a flavour of ethnic culture in our cosmopolitan surroundings as well as to honour our college’s Gujrati minority we organized “Garba Night 2014”.
  3. Second term was more active filled with fun and frolic with competitive and non- competitive activities organized in “Raheja Week” in the month of December.
  4. More than 60 students participated in competition such as Ad-Mad, Team Building, etc.
  5. Students crossed the college boundaries and revealed their talent in various intercollegiate events and won champions trophy in “Mirage”- N. Khandwala, ”Mood –Fiesta”- Lala Lajpatrai College , “Crescendo”-M.K.S college.
  6. Students also participated in Fashion show, cultural dance in our college’s annual day.
  7. Farewell Party for TY’s was organized on 6th April 2015.

Annual Academic Fest – FINACCIN

FinAccIn as the name suggests is an academic event which envelopes the major fields of commerce -Finance, Accounts, Banking and Insurance. It is an intercollegiate event organized by the students of B.A.F., B.B.I. and B.F.M. departments of L.S. Raheja College of Arts and Commerce. The motto of the event is “Aim High, Think Big, Work Hard” which signifies that the students must aim for high targets in life, think as big as possible and in order to fulfil this, we must work hard.

This year, Finaccin was organized on12th and 13th January 2015. The prime focus of the event was to explore the insights and talents of the students through various activities. Finaccin amalgamated the themes of fun and learning and provided a pedestal to the students to understand the corporate world practically. It not only provided a direct access to knowledge but also gave the students a chance to showcase their aptitude through presentations.

Participants from colleges across Mumbai came to attend this event and helped in making it a grand success. The overall feedback of the students was positive and there was ample amount of participation by students. The enthusiasm amongst the students was palpable. The festival ended on a positive note with students aspiring for more in the next year.