PRIDE OF FACULTY OF COMMERCE
Tanay Bhageria secured 91.5% ( 366 out of 400 marks) in CA Foundation Examination held in December
2022. Tanay Bhageria has Topped All Over India.
WINNERS IN BUSINESS PLAN PRESENTATION COMPETITION ‘CREST’
Date: 8th April 2023
Dakshil Patel and Harsh Purohit from Faculty of Commerce bagged the First Runner Up position in Business Plan Presentation Competition in Crest organised by Chimanbhai Patel Institute of Research and Management.
FACULTY OF COMMERCE WON BEST COLLEGE RUNNER-UP AT ‘BAUDDHIKA – ANNUAL INTER-COLLEGE FEST 2k23’
Date: 21st and 22nd February, 2023
Faculty of Commerce won in all 13 trophies, Cash Prize and Best College Runner-up Trophy @ BAUDDHIKA – Annual Inter College Fest organised by SBS, Ahmedabad. Various reputed colleges from all over Gujarat took part in the competition. Students from various institutions competed to demonstrate their knowledge and skills in several Intellectual, Business, Sports, Cultural, Arts and Creativity, Thrilling and Food & Fun Zones such as Poster Presentation on a well researched subject; Youth Parliament; Brand Quiz; Business Plan; Financial Planning; Stock Mind; Box Cricket; Sack Race; Stand Up comedy; Nail Painting; Reel/Meme Creation; Master Chef; and so on. The event provided students with an excellent opportunity to network with industry leaders, receive practical information and showcase their abilities. More than 80 students sportingly participated in the entire two days event. The students were provided guidance by Dr. Krupa Bhatt and Dr. Devyani Chatterji.
WINNER OF STATE LEVEL COMMERCE IDOL CHAMPIONSHIP
Date: 17th February, 2023.
Abhay Bhatt from Faculty of Commerce brings glory to the college by winning State Level Commerce Idol Championship organised by City C.U. Shah Commerce College. Competition was having different rounds like Objectives exam, Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Students from all over state participated in the competition in huge number. Abhay Bhatt Stood 1st in the competition and won Trophy and Certificate. Abhay Bhatt was trained and mentored by Dr. Bhavin Bhatt for this competition.
WINNER OF OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY AT MONETA 2022-23
Date: 17th to 21st January, 2023
Faculty of Commerce, GLS University won total 12 prizes & OVERALL CHAMPION Trophy @ Moneta National Level Inter Collegiate Financial Market Event organised by R.A. Podar college of Commerce at Mumbai from 17th to 21st January, 2023. Various reputed colleges from Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Chennai, Goa etc. took part in the competition. Students from various institutions competed to demonstrate their knowledge and skills in several financial fields such as stock market analysis, portfolio management, financial planning, policies, production, marketing, research, and so on. The event provided students with an excellent opportunity to network with industry leaders, receive practical information, and showcase their abilities. The winning team was presented with a trophy in recognition of their accomplishment. The event was coordinated by Dr. Krupa Bhatt and Dr. Jaimin Patel.
List of Winners
- Bullring :- 1st Daksh Chansouriya & Aman Khanna
- Production Paradox : 2nd Siya Joshi & Sumit Kotadiya
- Big Brand Theory :- 1st Gaurav Jhinzuwadiya & Priyam Sheth
- Corporate Ladder :- 2nd Aayushi Chhabaria & 3rd Ansh Balani
- CEO Challenge :- 2nd Abhay Bhatt
- Policy Prophecy :- 1st Sahil Murjani & 2nd Ansh Balani
- Manobhav :- 1st Gaurav Jhinzuwadiya
- True and Fair View:- 1st Aman Khanna & 3rd Sumit Kotadiya
- In Pursuit of Dispute :- 2nd Abhay Bhatt & Siya Joshi
- E SUMMIT
Think tank:- 1st Deepkumar Khinchi & Gaurav Jhinzuwadiya
3. BEST COLLEGE and BEST PR
This event was India’s largest financial market festival.
WINNERS AT NATIONAL LEVEL CULTURAL FEST ELYSIAN 5.0
Faculty of Commerce participated in a National Level Cultural Fest ELYSIAN 5.0 organized by NIRMA University from 3rd February, 2023 to 5th February, 2023. We competed in various categories and won total 6 Prizes.
PRIZES won in ELYSIAN
1st Prize in Poetry Writing and Recitation
1st Prize in Stage Play
1st Prize in Monologue
2nd Prize in Movie making
2nd Prize in CEO competition
2nd Prize in Monologue
WINNERS AT IMAGE 2023
Date: 3rd and 4th February, 2023
Faculty of Commerce participated in ‘Image 2023’ organized by the GLS (J P Shah) Institute of Business Administration [GLS BBA]. Students participated in various events such as Inventopreneur, Leading Edge, Commercial Chaos, Money Ball, HR 360 and many more. Our students secured the Second Podium in Inventoprenuer in which Sumit Kotadiya, Daksh Chansouriya, Siya Joshi, Abhay Bhatt & Aman Khanna participated and won prize money of Rs.10,000. The second podium in Leading Edge was won by Abhay Bhatt with prize money of Rs.5000. Pratham Asodariya , Trupal Patel, Padmanabh Chavda and Heet Doshi secured the second podium in Commercial Chaos with the prize money of Rs.10,000.
WINNER OF STATE LEVEL ELOCUTION COMPETITION
Our student Sakshi Joshi (Semester 6) secured the third position in State Level Elocution
Competition organized by Vivekananda College of Education, Ahmedabad on 19 th
WINNER OF INTER-COLLEGIATE LITERATURE FEST ‘SRIJAN’
Mahima Sharma ranked 1st in Inter collegiate Poem Writing Competition and 3rd in Short Story Writing Competition in Inter Collegiate Literature Fest ‘SRIJAN’ organised by Laxmichand Golwala College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai wherein several colleges from all over India participated in various competitions.
WINNERS AT NATIONAL COLLOQUIUM ON GENDER EQUITY AND GENDER EQUALITY
Date: 9th October,2022.
In National Colloquium on Gender Equity and Gender Equality organized by Faculty of Business Administration and Women Development Cell, GLS University, Faculty of Commerce won cash prizes and certificate in following events:
2nd position -Preeti kaurani and Anjali Rana
2nd position – Jiya Thakkar and Nirva Jani
- BOOK PE CHARCHA
1st position -Anjali Rana
TENNIS ACHIEVEMENTJay Rochwani, Winner at UTR in singles event at Hyderabad. He is also runner up at AITA CS -7 under 18 doubles at Amritsar, and Guwahati. He has the best AITA ranking 150 in under 18.
SHINING STARS OF FACULTY OF COMMERCE SMPIC
- Our student Vani Chopra cleared CIMA level-2 in the first attempt and secured All India 3rd Rank.
- Our student Yash Choksi (Batch 2020) secured AIR 46 at CA Intermediate Level and AIR 35 at CA Final Level.
WINNERS AT COGNIZANCE 2022Date: 4th and 5th March, 2022 Our institute participated in ‘COGNIZANCE 2022 – A CHRONONAUTICAL VOYAGE’ (Economics Festival) organized by St. Xaviers College, Ahmedabad. Cognizance 2022 had some wonderful events such as Policy-cipher, Red Nation, Ad mania, NFT Minting, Palter’s Pot, Foragers, Avengers Assemble and Gigglonomics. Our students Abhay Bhatt, Daksh Chaudhary, Mahima Sharma and Arth Trivedi secured the first position in Policy-Cipher and Ad Mania.
WINNERS AT ‘IMAGE 2022’Date: 24th and 25th January 2022 Our institute participated in the event ‘Image 2022’ organised by the GLS ( J P Shah ) Institute of Business Administration [GLS BBA]. Image 2022 had some wonderful events such as Inventopreneur, Market Mayhem, Movie Tales, Grid Quest, HR 360 and many more. Students from our institute participated in all the events and even gained a victory. Faculty of Commerce SMPIC secured the First Runners-up in Inventoprenuer in which Sumit Kotadiya, Priyam Sheth and Daksh Chansouriya participated and won prize money of Rs.5000. The second podium in Movie Tales was won by Mahima Sharma and Chanchal Lalwani with prize money of Rs.1000. Mariah Akhunji succeeded in Grid Quest with the prize money of Rs.1000.
WINNER OF ESSAY WRITING COMPETITION BY YUVAK VIKAS TRUSTOur student Mariah Akhunji secured the second position in the Essay Writing competition organized by Yuvak Vikas Trust in which 218 students from 36 colleges participated. She wrote an essay on ‘How would you search for Peace following the path of violence?’
SHINING STARS OF FACULTY OF COMMERCE SMPIC IN PROFESSIONAL EXAMS
It is often said that the stars shine when it is the darkest. In these dark and gloomy days of the pandemic, many students have proven their mettle with brilliant performances. Their determination and will has overcome the barriers of absence of offline teaching and achieved success with online platform of education.
SMPIC is proud of its students who have cleared various Professional Exams like CA , CS , CMA , CIMA(UK) , ACCA(UK ) during their Graduation Years and wishes them all the success in their lives.
ALL INDIA RANK 6 – CA INTERMEDIATE EXAM
ALL INDIA RANK 24 – CA INTERMEDIATE EXAM
ALL INDIA RANK 32 – CA INTERMEDIATE EXAM
ALL INDIA RANK 15 – CA FOUNDATION EXAM
ALL INDIA RANK 43 – CA INTERMEDIATE EXAM
List of Shining Stars of SMPIC
Academic Achievements 2019-20
Faculty of Commerce (SMPIC) has been awarded ASIA’S EDUCATION AWARD 2019 in ‘Asia’s Best Commerce and Economics College Category’ from the India region by International Brand Consulting Corporation, USA. The Award was presented on 11th December, 2019 at Hotel Grand Hyatt in Bangkok, Thailand. The award was received by Ms. Chandani Kapadia, COO, GLS University, Dr. Ashwin Purohit, Dean, Faculty of Commerce and Dr. Marzun Jokhi, Vice Principal, Faculty of Commerce. International Brand Consulting Corporation, USA conducted a consumer survey in more than 20 countries of Asia & based on the brand research report, the brands have been selected for the awards.
ASIA’S MOST TRUSTED BRAND AWARDS 2019 platform salutes all the selected Top Brands of Asia and the event has proved to be the most glowing platform which showcased most distinguished personalities and brands of Asia. ASIA’S MOST TRUSTED BRAND AWARDS is a distinctive recognition for a brand recognized as, “MOST TRUSTED” in its industry category based on current year market standing. Its evaluation process is based on a Asia wide quantitative qualified consumer survey, expert analysis and attributes based qualitative brand research.
ASIA’S MOST TRUSTED BRAND AWARDS believes that it can provide tremendous service by identifying those who have maintained the highest standards of product integrity and brand development. ‘ASIA’S EDUCATION AWARD’ recognises innovation and international scalability and further defines the trustworthiness & genuineness of the educational establishments which have made their mark in the education sector by strengthening the nation’s educational infrastructure. The award has been a result of incessant support and encouragement of Shri Sudhir Nanavati, President, GLS University. Under his constant guidance and the vision of GLS Management, we could implement new ideas and innovative academic and student development activities and scale new heights every year.
FELICITATION BY ICICI PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE COMPANY
As an expression of gratitude Faculty of Commerce (SMPIC) was felicitated by ICICI Prudential Insurance Company for its constant support in conducting campus placements and extending participation of higher number of interested students with very good arrangements for conducting orientation and personal interviews.
SHRI I M NANAVATI BEST RESEARCH PAPER AWARD 2020
GLS University celebrates Research Day in the month of January every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of the eminent Lawyer and a great educationalist Late Shri I M Nanavati. The fourth Research Day Celebrations was held on the 18th January 2020.
They were awarded with a certificate, a memento and a cash prize Rs. 5,000/-.
CA/ CS Rankers
• Heena Navani of M.Com. Sem-4 successfully qualified for UGC- NET.
Academic Achievements 2018-19
Vishnuvardhan Iyer of Semester 2 secured 5th rank and All India Rank – 21 in CS Foundation Examination December 2018.
Khushi Mukesh Jain of Semester 2 secured Ahmedabad 6th rank and All India Rank – 22 in CS Foundation Examination December 2018.
Yash Shreyas Chokshi secured All India Rank – 46 in CA Intermediate (New course) Examination May 2018.
Academic Achievements 2017-18
Devansh Shah of Semester 2 secured 1st rank at all India level in CPT examination 2018.
• STUDENT’S ACHIEVEMENT
Devangi Shah of Sem-6 has secured All India Rank- 8 in CS-Foundation, Ahmedabad 2nd rank in CS-Executive and AIl India Rank-21 & Ahmedabad 1st rank in CS-Professional.
• INDIA TODAY SURVEY 2016
S.M. Patel Institute of Commerce now known as Faculty of Commerce, GLS University, features amongst the Best Colleges of the City and is ranked amongst Top 50 Best Commerce Colleges of the Nation in a survey conducted by India Today (May 2016) a leading magazine of the country. The criterions considered were reputation of the college, quality of academic input, student care, infrastructure and job placements.
• B.COM SEM-6 TOPPERS LIST
• B.COM SEM-5 TOPPERS LIST
• A Proud Moment for Faculty of Commerce (SMPIC)
Faculty of Commerce (SMPIC) under the leadership of Dr. Ashwin Purohit, Dean of Faculty of Commerce (SMPIC) is honoured with INDIA’S NO.1 BRAND AWARD 2016 in the EDUCATION CATEGORY on 2nd May, 2016 at Hotel Leela, Mumbai. Shri Bhalchandra Joshi, Executive Director of GLS University and Shri Ashwin Purohit, Dean, Faculty of Commerce (SMPIC) accepted the award at the hands of Mr. Hemant Kaushik, President, International Brand Consulting Corporation, USA.
• SMPIC TOPPERS AT GUJARAT UNIVERSITY EXAMINATIONS
• STUDENTS’ ACHIEVEMENTS
Ankit Jain of Semester-4 secured 25th rank at All India Level and 1st rank at Ahmedabad level in IPCC Examination.
Shiv Chaatwani of Semester-4 secured 39th rank at All India Level and 3rd rank in Ahmedabad in IPCC Examination.
Hiral Kamlesh Vaishnav secured 24th rank at All India Level and 6th rank at State Level in Company Secretary Examination conducted by The Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
Pinky Ramsinghani, student of SMPIC brought laurels to the institute by receiving four Gold Medals at Gujarat University Convocation Program for her academic excellence in B.Com.
• INDIA TODAY SURVEY 2015
S.M.Patel Institute of Commerce once again was ranked among the Top Five emerging Commerce College in the Country by a survey conducted by India Today in 2015. S.M.Patel Institute of Commerce made its presence felt at National Level for the third year in succession by being ranked in the Elite group of colleges of the country.
SMPIC TOPPERS AT GUJARAT UNIVERSITY EXAMS
Year 2014-2015 carved out to be the “BEST” year till date in the Academic history of SMPIC with a student bagging Numero Uno position in Semester-2 & Semester-3 Exams conducted by Gujarat University. In all 51 students secured position in Gujarat University Top 50 ranks.
OVERALL RANKS SECURED IN GUJARAT UNIVERSITY B.COM & M.COM DURING THE YEAR 2014-15
SMPIC TOPPERS AT GUJARAT UNIVERSITY EXAMSSMPIC has consistently excelled in not only co-curricular activities but also on the academic front. Nearly 100 Commerce colleges are affiliated to Gujarat University and every year nearly 30,000 students appear for University exams. Since the last four years, SMPICites have secured places in the top 10 as well as top 50 in large number. The current year 2013-14 details of the rankers are as under:
OVERALL RANKS SECURED IN B.COM AND M.COM DURING THE YEAR 2013-14
SMPIC- LIST OF TOPPERS – F.Y. B.COM SEM-2 -2012
|Sr. No.||Rank||Name of student||Marks||Seat No|
|1||1||SHAH JEEL DINESHBHAI||403||14933|
|2||2||DOSHI RUTU JIGNESHBHAI||402||14391|
|3||4||SHETH DISHANG VIKENKUMAR||398||15083|
|4||5||DEDHIYA VISHAL HITESHBHAI||396||14352|
|5||6||GHADIALI ZAINAB ILYAS||395||14405|
|6||7||VANJANI ANJALI JAGDISH||394||15172|
|7||9||SADHNANI SONIYA SURESH||387||14822|
|8||9||HEMLANI KARISHMA PRAKASH||387||14424|
|9||13||SARAWAGI SACHIN SURESHKUMAR||383||14850|
|10||15||SHAH JAY VIPULKUMAR||380||14932|
|11||17||DAULAT AVANI SHAILESHBHAI||378||14341|
|12||20||CHITLANGYA VISHAL BANWARILAL||375||14323|
SMPIC- LIST OF TOPPERS – S.Y. B.COM APRIL -2012
|Sr. No.||Rank||Name of student||Marks||Seat No|
|1||4||VYAS DHRUMIL PIYUSH||402||17124|
|2||6||JAIN KALPANA SURENDRASINGH||393||16481|
|3||8||AGRAWAL MAHEK SUNILBHAI||391||16250|
|4||10||SETLANI NIKITA ASHOKBHAI||389||16829|
|5||12||OZA KRISHNA HARESHBHAI||387||16664|
|6||14||BHAGCHANDANI VAISHALI HARESHKUMAR||385||16287|
|7||14||ACHHDA MEGHNA HARESHKUMAR||385||16231|
|8||16||SHAH RAHULKUMAR KAMLESHSINGH||383||16971|
|9||17||RADHANI JATIN RUPESH||382||16778|
SMPIC- LIST OF TOPPERS – T.Y. B.COM APRIL -2012
|Sr. No.||Rank||Name of student||Marks||Seat No|
|1||1||LAKHWANI BHARAT RAMCHAND||395||13177|
|2||4||VOHERA RAHUL RAMESHKUMAR||387||13742|
|3||5||LATHI PRAFUL PREMPRAKASH||386||13181|
|4||6||JAIN AAKANKSHA KAMALKUMAR||384||13072|
|5||9||SHAH KHUSHBU AMITKUMAR||380||13504|
|6||13||LACHHANI ASHA NARAYANDS||376||13173|
|7||14||JAIN SAPNA KAMALKISHORE||375||13096|
|8||14||BURAD SANJAYKUMAR AMRUTLAL||375||12941|
|9||15||SHAH HIRENKUMAR RAJESHKUMAR||374||13479|
|10||16||SHAH KRUPA PRASHANT||373||13507|
|11||17||KOTHARI SONIKA RAJKUMAR||372||13167|
|12||18||TULSIANI AVIJEET MAHENDRAKUMAR||371||13721|
|13||18||PAREKH VATSAL SURESHBHAI||371||13280|
|14||19||SHAH NIRALI PARESHKUMAR||370||13534|
|15||22||AGRAWAL RAHULKUMAR RAMESHKUMAR||367||12872|
|16||23||MODI HARSH JAYENDRAKUMAR||366||13237|
|17||23||JETHMALANI NEETA KISHORBHAI||366||13108|
Topper Of 2010-11
|7||KISHANCHANDANI POOJA RAJKUMAR||4th|
|8||MODI HARSH JAYENDRAKUMAR||5th|
|9||JAIN SAPNA KAMALKISHORE||7th|
|10||JETHMALANI NEETA KISHORBHAI||10th|
|11||LAKHWANI BHARAT RAMCHAND||14th|
|12||SHADWANI DEEPIKA MOHANLAL||23rd|
|13||DOSHI SMITKUMAR BHARATKUMAR||24th|
|14||VOHERA RAHUL RAMESHKUMAR||25th|
|15||MEHTA PRIYANKA DHANPATRAJ||25th|
|16||JAIN ADITYA LABCHAND||26th|
|17||KHOLIYAWALA FARHANA FARUQBHAI||27th|
|18||MEHTA HIRAL ASHOKKUMAR||45th|
|19||JAIN VERSHA PRAKASHCHAND||46th|
|20||KEWLANI BARKHA CHANDRESH||49th|
|21||KEWLANI BARKHA CHANDRESH||50th|
|22||KHEMANI ROHIT RAJESHKUMAR||4th|
|23||KATTA BHANUPRIYA SUSHILKUMAR||5th|
|24||DALAL NUPUR KALPESHBHAI||16th|
|25||SHAH HARSHIL BHUPESHBHAI||18th|
|26||DESAI CHARMI MILAN||27th|
|27||OZA KRISHNA HARESHBHAI||31th|
|28||MEHTA PERSIS RAKESH||38th|
SMPIC Semester-2 Result APRIL-2013
|Sr. No.||Name of student||Rank|
SMPIC Semester-4 result
|Debate Competition organized by C. U. Shah Arts College|
|Adweta Kawad from T.Y. B.Com bagged the Best Speaker’s award in the debate competition organized by C. U. Shah Arts college on 23rd January,2013.|
|Debate Competition organized by S. V. Arts College Nimesh Kewlani and Priya Pandey won the third prize as a team in the debate completion organized by Sardar Vallabhbhai Arts College on 5th February, 2013. Elocution Competition organized by Umiya Arts and Commerce College Sumruti Anand won the consolation prize in an Elocution competition organized by Umiya Arts and Commerce College on 24th January, 2013. Spell Bug 2013 organized by H. L. Institute of Commerce Mitesh Chhabaria won the second prize in the Spell Bug Competition organized on 17th feb.,2013 at H. L. Institute of Commerce. Nilesh Anchalia, Khyati Mehta participated in the same competition.|
|Study Enhancement Workshop at AMA by SMPIC SMPIC organized study enhancement program at AMA on 31st July 2012 on Branding and Advertising, Self Awareness and Success, Goal setting and Power of positive thinking in which fifty students from the institute participated. Concourse 2012 by H.L.B.B.A. SMPIC team consisting of Isha Samrina, Sagar Pandya, Palak Vyas, Rohanshi Shah, Sumruti Mishra reachedup to the final round in the state level competition of movie making in Concourse 2011 at H.L.B.B.A. Commerce Idol Competition organized by C. U. Shah City Commerce College Sumruti Anand of T.Y. B.com stood first in the Commerce Idol Competition organized by C. U. Shah City Commerce College on 19th August, 2012. This is the third consecutive year when the college bagged the first prize. “MANEDGE” by J. G. College of Commerce Sumruti Anand bagged the second prize in “MANEDGE” the Presentation competition at J. G. College of Commerce on 21st January 2013. She made presentation on Swot Analysis.|
|Vikalap- the case analysis Competition organized by N. R. I. B. A. Vikas Chitlangiya Sem IV and Vishal Chitlangiya SEM IV secured the third position in Vikalap-the case analysis Competition organized by N. R. Institute of Business Administration. Student Exchange Program Zainab Gadhiali SEM IV got selected in Indo Japan student exchange program. Quiz competition in K. K. Jarodwala Science College Adweta kawad and Disha Doshi Secured 5th position in Quiz competition in K. K. Jarodwala Science College. Winners at SMPIC Narsee Monji Institute of Management Studies(NMIMS-MUMBAI) Vikas Chitlangiya,Vishal Chitlangiya and Monil Shah won 3rd prize at Narsee Monji Institute of Management Studies(NMIMS-MUMBAI) in two national level competitions .1.ad-making(adventure) and 2.Business plan(What an idea sarji).Out of 26 teams from all business schools ,6 teams were short listed in grand finale and SMPIC secured 3rd position against all others management students from SIS-MUMBAI, IIM-INDORE and others. The business plan was based on “Eco Friendly Ethanol” and Ad-Making was about “Youth Empowerment.”|