Department of Costing

Establishment year: 1991

Programmes offered:

Sr. No. Programme Name
1 Under Graduate B.Com.(Regular)
2 Under Graduate B.Com. (Honours)

Infrastructure available:

•Books in library:37,367
•No. of  Journals: 42
•No. of  E-Books: 2,62,995
•No. of  E-Journals: 12,552
•Internet facilities for staff and students: 12 Mbps lease line
•Total number of class rooms: 27
•Class rooms with ICT facility: 27
•Students’ laboratories: 2

Events and Activities:

  • Guest lectures, workshops, management games, visits, departmental fest ‘Costing Week’

Faculty Profiles (Undergraduate)

Mrs. Thadathil Tessy

M.Com, SET
Associate Professor
Head, Department of Costing

Mrs.  Tessy Thadathil has more than 20 years teaching experience. She teaches subjects like Cost Accounting, Management Accounting,  Corporate Accounting, Financial Accounting, Strategic Cost Management and Sustainability Management to B.Com students.

Besides departmental activities, she is in-charge of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) learning centre at the Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce. She also takes care of the international initiatives like faculty and student exchanges to and from foreign countries.

Her preferred area of research is non financial reporting.

Dr. Limaye Shirish G.

M.Com, M.Phil, Ph.D
Associate Professor
Head Department of Accountancy

Dr. Shirish Limaye has been teaching in Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce since 1983. He has 33 years teaching experience at undergraduate level and over 5 years teaching experience at postgraduate level.He teaches subjects like Accountancy, Costing, Company Law, Business Administration, Business Entrepreneurship, Business Finance, Marketing. He is guiding 6 Ph.D. students and 1 M.Phil. student.Dr. Shirish Limaye has received awards like the Dr. P. C. Shejwalkar Ideal Teacher Award instituted by Maharashtra State Commerce Teachers’ Association, the Vocational Excellence Award instituted by Rotary Club, Gandhibhavan, Pune and the Ideal Teacher Award instituted by All India Teachers’ Forum. He has delivered key note addresses at State Level Workshop “Application of Soft Skills in Corporate Sector” organized by Pratibha College of Commerce and Computer Studies, MIDC, Chinchwad, Pune under Quality Improvement Programme of BCUD, SPPU in October, 2016 and the State Level Workshop on “Growth of E-Commerce in India: Drivers, Challenges and its Future” organized by SanskarMandir’s Arts and Commerce College, Warje, Pune in September, 2017. He was delivered 67 invited talks during 2016-17 and was invited by SPPU as a Guest for Refresher Course in Commerce for teachers. He has published 19 research articles in the last five years and has presented papers at several conferences.

Dr. Limaye has conducted corporate programmes conducted in companies like Wipro, Brose India Automotive Systems Pvt Ltd., Whilpool, Bosh, Hyva India, Mahindra and Mahindra, Chasees and Brakes International, Cognizant, Dr.Reddy’s Laboratoriesand IBM. He has held positions including Controller of Examinations, Coordinator – IQAC for two cycles of NAAC, Head, Department of Business Administration and Department of Accountancy, Chairman, Unfair Means Prevention Committee, Member, Governing Council (Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce), Vice-Chancellor’s Nominee on BOS of Dhananjayrao Gadgil College of Commerce, Satara. He is also the teacher incharge for Center for Human Excellence and Marathi Drama Circle. He has contributed to social causes through as a Volunteer and associate of Ramakrishna Math, Pune since 1994-95, by participating in social activities conducted there during the period of three years to celebrate 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda; and as a faculty for Residential Youth Conventions organized at Pune and youth conventions organized by Ramakrishna Math, Pune at various centers all over Maharashtra.

Mr. Nilesh T. Waghmare

M.Com., DTL, NET(JRF), M.Phil.
Assistant Professor

Mr. Nilesh T. Waghmare has more than 4 years of teaching experience. He teaches subjects like Cost Accounting, Audit and Taxation, Company Law, Research Methodology and Strategic Management to B.Com. and M.Com. students as well. He has organised numerous co-curricular and extra-curricular activities and industrial visits to various renowned companies and institutions like Volkswagen, Essar Oil, Mahindra, BSE Ltd., RBI, TCS, Godrej Interior, Parle, TATA Motors etc.