The Department of Commerce, Sacred Heart College (Autonomous) conducted its Golden Jubilee Celebrations on 30th April, 2022. Rev. Fr. K. M. Jose SDB, Provincial, Salesian Province, Chennai was the Chief Guest. Rev. Fr. John Alexander SDB, Rector and Secretary, Sacred Heart College (Autonomous) presided over the function. The Guests of Honour include: Rev. Dr. D. Maria Antony Raj, SDB, Principal, Sacred Heart College, former faculty members of the department and distinguished alumni. The students of the department conducted welcome dance and cultural programs to mark the occasion. Dr. K. A. Maria John Joseph, Head, Department of Commerce delivered the welcome address and presented the history of the department and its achievements. The dignitaries were honored during the event. The chief guest Rev. Fr. K. M. Jose SDB in his key note address praised the department on completing the milestone and encouraged the members to carry on with their good work. He also suggested few ideas on how to reach out the commerce students studying in the rural areas. Rev. Fr. John Alexander SDB in his presidential address elaborated the areas where the alumni have to contribute for the development of the department.
Rev. Fr. D. Maria Antony Raj, SDB, Principal and alumnus of the college elucidated the role of the department in uplifting the student community in various career paths. Eminent alumni of the department shared their memories from the institution during their period of study and its impact in shaping their career. The vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. G. Devi, Assistant Professor, Department of Commerce (Shift II). A large number of teaching faculty, past pupils and present students of the department graced the occasion.