BA

Introduction

Pratibha College of Commerce & Computer Studies (PCCCS) has started with the academic year 2019-20 with its Department of Arts, Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree. The College offers an integrative approach to studying a wide variety of advance learning. Our objectives are 'to advance learning, knowledge and professional competence particularly in the fields of arts, in the principles and practice of arts in their relation to industrial and commercial processes and social developments and other subjects relating thereto, through teaching, research and collaboration with industry and commerce’.
The Department of Arts aims to achieve the standards of excellence by:

Fostering a high level of understanding of the principles and practice of arts.
Encouraging individual creativity among staff and students.
Exploring the innovative applications of technologies and processes to the disciplines of arts.
Encouraging awareness of social and environmental developments in so far as they relate to the overall upliftment of the faculty of arts.
Enhancing through co-operation and partnership with other institutions, locally, nationally and internationally.

We the faculty of Arts, also aim to prepare the students to about the major area of concentration in the coming years. It is imperative that each student’s course of study be developed in close consultation with an advisor and approved in advance. The senior capstone requires majors to undertake serious and substantive independent work that results in a thesis project. Students must identify a topic of interest, examine a specific problem and carry out independent research and analysis over an extended time. The results of this process are expressed through a written paper, exhibition, or both.
The Department of Arts has plans in maintaining an active program of events including visiting artists, speakers, workshops, etc. that will enrich our classes and also help draw the attention of the campus community to the arts.

The Curriculum

Define your experiences…

Paired with our uniquely engaging Plan structure, our curriculum creates a rich foundation for unearthing passions and discovering the world. With our rigorous but broad requirements, you’ll have both ample independence and guidance during your three years. The Department has committed to provide a safe conducive work and academic environment to students & its employees. We the faculty of Arts will make sure of the extremely alert to matters pertaining to any kind of harassment & gender sensitivity. Any women aggrieved in this matter may fearlessly approach the Head of the Department or the Authorities of PCCCS against any harassment.

The Department of Arts has all the required amenities and infrastructure for the students. We the Arts stream have sufficient classrooms, library having the required text books and reference books, e-library facility, Computer Lab. for students, Ladies Common Room, Audio-Visual Hall, Conference Rooms. College also provides facility to the students like canteen, health-care facility and clean drinking water. The infrastructure of the college is as per the norms of the UGC.


Drinking Water:

College has enough number of drinking water coolers on all the four floors.


Sanitary Facilities:

College has adequate & Separate Sanitary facilities for girls & boys.


Sports & Gymnasium:

College has various facilities of sports with all latest amenities:
Pavilion :
1. Indoor Sports game :
Carom
Table Tennis
Chess

2. Outdoor Sports games having separate courts :
Cricket
Football
Volleyball
Basketball

3. Gymnasium :
College has a gym with all modern equipments


LIBRARY

Attached to the main academic block, the PCCCS Library is a unit with seating capacity for about 80 readers with free internet facility. Well-stocked and presently having a collection of, 5258 total reference books, wherein the Commerce Department holds 1250 books. Also, latest publications in the fields of business, economics, humanities and social sciences are continuously added to the collection to equip students with a wide range of academic. The College Library is fully automated and provides user services through computer.
The Library opens for eight hours from 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. However, during examinations it opens from 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. for students’ convenience.


BASIC HEALTH CARE UNIT

The College has a basic health care unit to provide medical support in its campus to provide immediate medical assistance to needy students and staff members.


CANTEEN

The College Canteen is a popular meeting place for students. It serves a variety of eatables at moderate prices. Fully air conditioned canteen with elegant tables and cozy chairs add comfort while enjoying array of savory food. The College operates one canteen having a seating capacity of 30 people.

Procedure for maintenance of facilities:

The College ensures regular maintenance and upkeep of all infrastructural facilities. The maintenance work is carried out by trained in-house experts as well as outsourced to appropriate outside agencies. A full-time caretaker is appointed by the College to ensure the cleanliness, hygiene, sanitation, water supply, electricity, and security and stationery condition and to update the Principal of the institution about the current/ daily state of affairs. Furniture and equipment are purchased on regular basis as per the requirements. The College has its own fulltime plumber, electrician, sweepers and gardeners to maintain the lawns and flora of the College.


Name Of Faculty Designation Qualification Experience Photo
Roopa Shah In-Charge For Arts Ph.D, MA (English) 22 Years
Rasika Patil Assistant Professor M.Phil (Economics), MA (Economics) 9 Years
Abhra Pratip Ray Assistant Professor M.Sc (Psychology) M.Sc (Space Science), B.Ed., NET-CSIR. 14 years
Ravindra Nirgude Assistant Professor M.A. B.Ed. HTD. M.Phil., NET., Ph.D 8 years
Sunita Gaikwad Assistant Professor M.A.GeographyNET Pursuing Ph.D -University of Pune. 12 Years
Rebecca Sable Assistant Professor BA B.Ed MA. 5 years.
Amita Deshpande Assistant Professor MA – Marathi B.Ed 4 years
Chandrakant Sonawane Assistant Professor MA (English) 6 years
Anuradha Ghodke Assistant professor M.A., M.Phil. (English), M.B.A. (HR), PhD (Pursuing),DEd. 9 years