ST JOSEPH COLLEGE OF COMMERCE

List of Placement Activities Conducted in 2018-19

Corporate Internship Report
  • EY Global organised a National Level Competition titled ‘Young Tax Professional of the Year 2018’ in the month of August 2018 for the pre-final year students. The Competition had more than 3,000 students participating all over the country. Ms. Sindhuri from 2 B. Com D and Mr. Rekhil from 2 B. Com B was among the Top 20 students who were selected for the final round of the Competition. Both the students were given an opportunity to intern with the Tax Service Line of EY GDS for a period of 3 months starting from January 2019 to March 2019.

  • The placement cell is into its fifth year of the EY India Scholarship Programme. An initiative wherein EY awards a one lakh scholarship and an eight-week internship opportunity to the winner based on the business idea showcased by him/her.

  • Just as every year Teach for India Fellowship Programme was open to all the students giving them an opportunity to serve the society as well as add value to their career.

  • As last year, this year too we have had the big 4s and few mid sizes CA firms’ hiring 26 article interns.

  • EY GDS visited the campus to offer internship in the following departments: Tax: 8 candidates were selected
    Assurance: 6 candidates were selected

  • Goldman Sachs Services Private Ltd. visited the campus to offer internship in the following departments:
    Operations: 22 candidates were selected
    Investment Banking: 2 candidates were selected
    Services: 3 candidates were selected
    Securities: 1 candidate was selected.
    The above selected candidates were enrolled by Goldman Sachs for their summer internship programme.

  • Nalappad Academy hired 8 of our second-year students as interns in the role market development.

  • Spry hired two of our students as interns in social media marketing.

Industry-Academia Interface Activities Report
  • EY GDS in collaboration with our college has successfully implemented an open elective for the Second-year students on US Tax. This course is divided into subjects of 60 hours each for the 3rd and 4th semester.

  • Odessa Inc had organised a Crash Course on Accounting for the PG Students on 11th and 12th December 2018 by Prof. Sunil Parameswaran to help students revisit topics of their foundation courses.

  • Representatives from LinkedIn visited the college to conduct an interactive session focusing on using technology to build a futuristic resume and get into dream organizations.