Staff Profiles


2017 - Ph.D (submitted draft thesis) Bharathiar university Finance

2010 - CWA FINAL -secured 38th rank Cost and management accounts.

2007 - UGC UGC - SET (cleared) Taxation

2006 - M.Phil Madurai Kamaraj University Finance

2004 - M.Com Bangalore/Mount Carmel College Accounting and Taxation

2002 - B.Com Bangalore/Mount Carmel College Accounting


Membership with the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India

Research Experience

"A survey conducted to find the market potential of spice telecom in Bangalore city" - Group Project

"Research conducted to find analyze the effectiveness of recruitment advertisement in a software company, A study conducted for Campaign India"

"Short term financing strategies of Kamat Yatrinivas Pvt Ltd- An evaluation".

Work Experience
  1. Worked in Baldwin Methodist College from 14th June 2004 to 30th September, 2004. Handled Business Economics, Personnel management, Cost and Management accounting, Income Tax for BBM.

  2. Worked in CMR Institute of Management Studies and RC College from 1st November, 2004 to 15th January, 2005. Handled Corporate Taxation for MBA.

  3. Worked in MLA College from January 2005 to April 2005, handled Quantitative Techniques for M.Com.

  4. Joined St.Joseph's College of Commerce on 1st June 2005 till date, handling subjects of Finance specialization, cost and management accounting and taxation for under graduate and post graduate students.

Responsibilities held at St. Joseph's College of Commerce from June 2005 till date

May 2010 - May 2014 IQAC Co ordinator

  1. Initiative to formulate a research cell in the college

  2. Conducted National Seminars and Workshops

  3. Extension of Autonomy - drafted report to UGC, Bangalore University.

  4. Visit of UGC and Bangalore University for extension of autonomy

  5. Drafted NAAC report - 3rd cycle

  6. Drafted Annual Quality Assurance report from 2007 - 2014

  7. Co ordinate NAAC peer team visit

  8. Conducted Staff evaluation by students, exit interviews, Parents feedback, feedback on curriculum

  9. Co ordinated Internal audit, SWOT analysis by faculty and students

  10. Have been in the core committee in drafting report to RUSA for university status

  11. Visited reputed colleges in Chennai and Bangalore to learn Best Practices of the Institution

  12. Have been in the core committee for all quality related issues in the campus.

June 2014 till date HOD - Post Graduate Department

  1. Initiative to formulate a research cell in the college

  2. Greater academic excellence - Major revamp of syllabus, workshops and Guest Lectures.

  3. Encouragement for research among students - Dissertation, paper presentations and publications.

  4. Value additions - Quantitative techniques and Logical reasoning, Current Affairs and Economic Analysis, SPSS, Teaching practice for M.Com, Managerial Organizing and Leadership skills.

  5. Introduction of CBCS for M.Com and M.Com (IB) course.

  6. Adoption of CGPA system of evaluation.

  7. Incorporating rural exposure programme as part of the curriculum under CBCS carrying credits.

  8. Introduction of skill based papers like SAP (FICO), SAP (Analytics) as part of curriculum.

  9. Choice of electives for the first time in the PG dept for M com students namely Finance and Taxation and Marketing and Analytics.

  10. State level and National level seminars in tie up with Professional bodies like ICAI & ICSI.

  11. Initiative towards starting a Finance club for PG students called "Mavericks"

  12. Student research publication with ISBN number.

  13. Broader placement opportunities for M.Com students.

  14. Introduction of allied optional papers in the field of counseling, foreign language, econometrics etc.

  15. Input sessions on special softwares like ‘R' program for the M.Com students.

  16. International tie up and collaboration i) IESEG France - Dual Degree Programme
    ii) Dulles University, Whales - Dual Degree Programme.

  17. Opportunities for international internships for M.Com students.

  18. International Industrial Visits

  19. Annual Research Journal by students under SJCC banner.

  20. As a quality initiative the department organized internal review meetings for dissertations before final submission.

  21. Collaboration with Professional accounting bodies ICAI, ICSI

  22. Introduction of new program M.Com (Financial Analysis)

  23. Introduction of PG news letter - THE PG Gazette - The voice of PG department.

  24. 5 day Experiential training program for PG students on Research methodology

  25. Revamping dissertation guidelines for PG courses.

  26. Been part of the IQAC committee for extension of autonomy by Bangalore University and also from UGC.

  27. Been in the core committee for NIRF ranking of the institution.

  28. Been in the core committee for drafting OBE for the programs at college

Areas of Interest:
  1. Taxation, Accounting, Costing and Finance

Seminars attended
  1. "Mapping Paradigm Shift in Business Studies: Challenges Opportunities" Conducted by St.Joseph's College of Commerce.

  2. One day workshop on skill development in Financial Accounting at RBANMS College.

  3. "Service Tax-Basic concepts and Salient features" held at Alliance Business Academy, Bangalore.

  4. One day workshop on skill development in Business Economics held at Government R.C.College of Commerce.

  5. One day seminar on "Global recession" conducted by XMRI.

  6. One day workshop on ‘Mergers and Acquisitions- A financial perspective'

  7. Role of IQAC in Higher Education- Kristu JAYANTHI COLLEGE

  8. National Workshop on Data Analysis for Social Sciences on 31st, 1st and 2nd Feb 2013 conducted by Kristu Jayanthi College.

  9. National Workshop on Data Analysis for Social Sciences on 29th, 30th & 31st August 2013 conducted by St.Joseph's College of Commerce

  10. Faculty Development program - Financial Case studies and Analysis on 10/October 2013 at R V institute of management.

  11. Faculty development program - Accounting for managers - RVIM on 26/9/2014

  12. An overview of the Companies Act 2013 at St.Joseph's College of Commerce on 12/9/2014

  13. Excellence in Higher Education conducted by Karnataka Jesuit Province Commission for Higher Education on 14th and 15th Nov 2014

  14. UGC sponsored National level seminar on "Human Resource Management Practices in Higher Educational Institutions - Perspectives and Challenges" on 18th and 19th Sep 2014 at St. Josephs College of Commerce

  15. UGC funded National Seminar on "choice Based Credit System as an approach to skill based student centered learning in higher education" conducted by Mount Carmel college, on 11th February 2015

  16. Data analysis through econometric models PES university on Econometrics 3 days

  17. 6 days Faculty Empowerment Program held jointly by SJCC and MCC from 23rd May 2016 to 28th May 2016.

  18. 5 days FDP on financial modelling held at SJCC from 13th March to 17th March 2017.

  19. 2 days Faculty development program on 25th and 26th September 2017 on "Effective Engagement in Consulting" organized by KCT.

  20. 1 day Faculty development program on "Writing Research Paper" on 23rd September 2017 at SJCC.

  21. 1 day Faculty development program held at Community Institute of Commerce and Management Studies on 9th September 2017 on "Workshop on new Methodology for NAAC Assessment"

Papers presented
  1. Presented a paper entitled "House hold consumer behaviour of working women-A study in Bangalore City" at Holy Cross College, Tiruchirappalli.

  2. Presented a paper entitled "Higher Education" at Loyola College, Chennai.

  1. "April anomaly and return predictability in Indian stock market- An Empirical Study" Dr.Rajesh Kumar and T.S Ravi Darshini International Journal Of Research In Commerce And Management VOLUME NO. 1 (2010), ISSUE NO. 3 (JULY) ISSN 0976-2183_

  2. "Private Unlisted Companies Going Public Overseas - An Analysis Of Its Impact On Business Valuation" The Global Leviathan - Managing Finance, Investment and Trade Defeat or Drown International Conference - Loyola College, Chennai January 2014 ISBN 978-93-81992-10-4

  3. The Effect of Unaudited Financial Results announcements on Information Efficiency of Stock Prices- A study on NSE International Conference on Finance and Business Management (ICFBM-14) Society of Technical and Management Professionals in association with Social Science Research Centre (SSRC), University of Rajasthan. February 2014 ISBN 978-93-81212-56-1

  4. Impact of Monetary Policy Announcements on stock prices - A study of Indian capital market efficiency International Symposium on Research Innovation for Quality Improvement International Symposium - Bharathiar University - October 2015

  5. The Association between changes in key rates and ratios of Reserve Bank of India and stock returns - An analytical study with special reference to NSE SJCC Management Research Review SJCC Management Research Review, Vol no. 5 no.1, June 2015. ISSN 2249-4359

  6. An Econometric Analysis of Monetary Policy key rates on share prices of Banks - A study with reference to National stock exchange Emperor International Journal of Finance and Management Research Mayas Publication, Vol 3, Issue no 08, August 2017-10-09 Impact factor 1.14 ISSN 23955929 UGC Jr. No: 45308

Minor Research Project
  1. Minor Research Project on "An Analytical Study on Economic Potential of Street Vendors in the city of Bangalore" UGC October 2013

  2. Prevalence And Assessesemnt Of Malnutrition Among Children And Status Of Women Health In Manvi Taluk -An Analysis BJES Ongoing

National Seminars Organized
  1. National Workshop on Data Analysis for Social Sciences 29th, 30th & 31st August 2013 UGC Seminar Convener

  2. An Overview of the Companies Act, 2013 12th September, 2014 ICSI Seminar Convener

  3. National Seminar on Goods and Service Tax 3rd September 2015 ICAI Seminar Convener

  4. International Financial reporting standards (IFRS) / Indian Accounting Standards (IND AS) - An impact seminar 31st August 2016 ICAI Seminar Convener Banking on the Future : Vision 2020 22nd September 2017 Seminar Convener

Books authored
  1. Have been a co-author for the title "Business Ethics and Human Values" in Bangalore University for the courses PGDM, PGHRM, PGDBA.

Brief summary of career
  1. Graduated from Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. She has always excelled in the areas of finance, taxation and accounting.
    Her passion for teaching has endeavoured her to reach out and inspire students.

Dr. Ravi Darshini T.S
Vice Principal (Shift 2)