The new college building of Government College of Commerce and Economics, Borda, Margao- Goa Inaugurated on 4th December, 2016.
Government College of Commerce and Economics,Borda-Margao is the youngest college in the higher education sector of Goa. The college was established in June 2010, by the state Government for providing inclusive higher education for the students from the catchment region of Borda, Fatorda and surrounding areas.
The college has completed 7 years since its establishment and over the period of 7 years the college witnessed tremendous quantitative growth and expansion in terms of number of students and acclaimed teaching faculties.
The strength of any institution lies in its workforce. The college has highly qualified faculty dedicated to ever increasing academic needs of the students. The college has 9 permanent faculty members,3contract and 5 visiting faculties.
The academic performance of students at Goa University examination has been fantastic and consistent well over the last four years. Ms. AkshataNaik, secured 4th rank of the Goa University at the T.Y.B.Com examination 2014.
The college has a special feature of providing practical exposure to students, to the theoretical instructions received in class – room. In this endeavor, all the final year students are successfully placed indifferent industrial units for 15 to 20 days industrial internship programme. This is the only non-professional and non-technical, commerce college in Goa, providing internship for undergraduate students.
Beside the placement cell of the college placed almost 50 %, of pass out students in various companies.
Many students of our college also aspire for higher studies and pursue their in various post-graduate centers in Goa.
The college has part time counselor for the students.Thus the students are facilitated to share their feeling and difficulties and are thus empowered to grow up as better citizens.
The college has very active NSS unit. The NSS unit of college has been very evolving from the year 2010. Every year various programme like making paper bags and swatch Bharat, community development and other programmes are being conducted.
The sports council of the college is very vibrant too .The college sports council basically conducts, intra-mural competition and extra- mural competitions on year to year basis. The students have won various laurels in various sports activities at the university level over the years.
Master Abdul shaikh a SY BCOM student is selected to give Technical Guidance for zone III Cricket Tournament for Boys and Girls organized by Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs.
Master Heramb FY BCOM student represented Goa –under 19. Cricket Team in VinodMankad Trophy and Coach –Bihar Trophy.
Selected for the India- under 19 team which will play in Asian Trophy to be held in Sri- Lanka from 13th Dec – 24th Dec 2016.
The college is privileged to have its own in house research journals ‘Quest’ a multi-disciplinary Research Journal with ISSN No. 2395 -2768. Research from Goa and across India have contributed research articles in the 2nd Volume of our journal.
Scholarships and free ship are extended to students and many of our students are beneficiaries of the bursary scheme and other financial schemes instituted by the social welfare department of Government of Goa for ST, SC and OBC.
The college Library has a collection of about 2700 books. It subscribes to about 07 magazines and Journals and local and national newspapers. The college also has a book bank facility for students under which books are loaned to needy students on year to year basis; total collection of books under book bank is 1500 text book. The computer and internet facilities are available to the teaching faculty, library staff and the student. The Library is currently in the phase of barcoding and has future plan for RFID in the new premises.
The college has active ICC committee under the Banner of Sexual harassment against Women.
The Internal Quality Assurance Cell and Consumer Cell of our college also organize various activities for the staff and students.
The college is shortly going to submit SSR for NAAC accreditation.