Stella Maris College of Commerce and Industry places utmost importance on the association and relationship between parents and teachers.Through, this association parentsof students and teachers at college come together for the betterment of the students. The College maintains constant communication with parents to ensure efforts taken at institution level are followed up at home. Itís the policy of SMCCI to conduct Parent Teacher Meeting at regular intervals to assess student performance and corrective action. SMCCI also hold Parentingseminars at regular
In the present global scenario, the importance of communicative English is beyond any doubt. The Director of SMCCI, from his vast experience in field of recruitment understands this better than anyone and has initiated steps to improve communication skills of students to ensure that they wonít get ignored in the competition due to inadequate communication skills. SMCCI has a dedicated programme to train students on communication skills and provide them with ample opportunity to practice public speaking and presentation skills using audio visual media. Competent faculty and visiting professionals guide the students to improvise their skills to use English language effectively.
One of the objectives of SMCCI is to equip the students with relevant competencies to find a suitable job in their area of studies. Utilising the experience of Mr. Arun Paul, Director of SMCCI in the HR Management stream in India and abroad, SMCCI has created a Placement Unit to develop and fine-tune the competencies of students to meet the requirement of the Industry and beat the competition. SMCCI also facilitates meeting of students with industry experts at regular intervals. The interaction with practicing Chartered Accountants, Finance Managers, Management Gurus help students to understand the dynamics of the industry and help them to fine-tune themselves to meet the requirements of the Industry for finding a suitable placement
The college library has a wide variety of books in English, ranging from fiction to ample study guides and prescribed Reference books by Foreign authors to aid our students in their endeavour for academic success. The SMCCI Library also has International magazines like " The Economist" and other journels in the Reference section.
SMCCI offers Means & Merit Scholarship for deserving students under the Charity Program of St. Maryís Charitable Trust, promoters of SMCCI. The Trust has allocated funds to the tune of Rs25,000/- per annum for disbursement of Scholarships. Student performance is assessed continuously and only those who are consistent in their academic performance are eligible to receive Scholarship on a continuous basis.
Students are encouraged to participate in the personality development programs. The expert panel on evaluation of the student competencies identifies the Skills to be developed in each Semester. The focus is on improvement of Presentation Skills using Power Point during the current Semester and each Student is being given training on Power Point and Delivery. SMCCI believes in celebrating the success and social events. Students actively participate in celebration of festivals like Onam, Christmas etc. SMCCI holds Cultural events and participates in the Cultural events and Arts Festivals organized by University and educational institutions.
Faculty undergoes frequent training by Subject experts and Industry personnel to upgrade their knowledge base. This helps them to stay tuned to the requirement of the Industry and developments in their field of expertise. Faculty are also required to prepare Session Plans and Teaching Plans at the beginning of each Semester and present the Plans with the help of Power Point.