About Us

S. S. Dempo College of Commerce & Economics, Cujira, Goa, established in 1966 by the Goa Education Society, under the Chairmanship of Shri. Vasantrao S. Dempo, a leading industrialist of Goa, is the oldest and the most highly reputed institution for undergraduate commerce education (B.Com). Presently managed by the Dempo Charities Trust, Panaji, led by the dynamic scion of the Dempo family, Mr. Shrinivas Dempo and the trustees Ms. Pallavi Dempo and Shri. Yatish Dempo, the college is all set to blaze new frontiers in academic and co-curricular excellence under the proven leadership of Principal, Dr. Radhika S. Nayak and the dedicated services of the Vice-Principal, Assoc. Prof. Gauri Tamba and members of the teaching, administrative and support staff.
The fundamental objective of the college is to produce educated men and women, possessing domain knowledge, professional competence and above all, moral character, to work in the spheres of trade, commerce, finance and industry. Having scrupulously lived up to its objective, the college, which is affiliated to the Goa University, has produced commerce graduates who make up the who’s-who of the business and commercial firmament of Goa. The rich alumni resource testifies to the fulfillment of the vision and mission of the institution.
In keeping with the changing demands of education, the college has now also diversified its academic programs to provide a strong foundation through the industry-linked undergraduate program in Business Administration (B.B.A.), the Post Graduate program in Commerce (M.Com), and the new career oriented Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (Event Management) program, originally crafted under the innovative program scheme of UGC. Besides the college has also launched MA in Tourism and Heritage Management programme affiliated to Goa University.
The college lays equal emphasis on the all round development of the personality of the students who enter its portals. The achievements of the students in Sports have been laudable. The students have earned laurels in the competitions for co-curricular activities organized within and outside the state. To win with dignity and lose sportingly is a lesson that alumni carry with them as they face life’s challenges, having benefitted from the training imparted to them in the varied activity clubs that function under the guidance of the faculty.

The college also takes pride in inculcating in students, a spirit of service, discipline and patriotism through the activities of the NSS and NCC units. The active participation of staff advisors enthuse the students to invest their time and energy and impress on them the lasting values of caring for and sharing with the underprivileged .

The aim of the institution is to enable our students to step out into this competitive professional world with competence and confidence and towards this end, no effort is spared by the Management and staff of S. S. Dempo College of Commerce & Economics.