Principal's Desk

CMA Dr. W. V. Balaji has been working as the Principal of Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Arts College run by Pondicherry Society for Higher and Technical Education, Puducherry from 1st March 2016. He holds the post of Principal in Kasthurba College for Women, Villianur, Puducherry from 01.06.2015 to 29.02.2016. He is a Post Graduate in commerce from the prestigious Presidency College, Chennai and was awarded M.Phil Degree in Commerce from D.G.Vaishnav College, Chennai. A Doctorate from Bharathidasan University, Trichirapallai and passed the final examination of ICWAI from the most prestigious Institute of Cost Accountants of India, Kolkatta. He has 28 years of teaching and research experience. He worked as Lecturer in Commerce for the period of two years from 1989 to 1991 at Sir Theagaraya College, Chennai. He joined as lecturer in commerce in Arignar Anna Government Arts College, Karaikal after the appointment offered by the Union Public Service Commission, New Delhi to the Union Territory of Puducherry during 1991. He was transferred in the same capacity to Avvaiyar Government College for women, Karaikal in the year 1999 and in 2006 became Associate Professor in Commerce.

Research Experience:

His research for Master of Philosophy was on Performance Evaluation of Primary Cotton Handloom Weavers' Co- operative Societies in Kancheepuram. He persuaded his doctoral research on the Organizational Effectiveness of Spinning Mills in the Union Territory of Puducherry. He has supervised and produced many M.Phil Graduates.

Seminar/ Workshop/Conferences organized:

Being a versatile scholar and an efficient academician, Dr. W.V. Balaji, had been the coordinator for more than 25 National Seminars. He has been the resource person at various seminars, workshop and conferences held in the institutions of high repute across the nation. He has presented a number of research papers and published scholarly articles in his area of Specialization.

Other Relevant Information:

 Associate Member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India Membership No. M/22642.
 Sector Officer and Special Executive Magistrate, General Elections to Pondicherry Legislative Assembly.
 Principal In charge, Avvaiyar Govt. College for Women, Karaikal.
 Pay Drawing Officer, Avvaiyar Govt. College for Women, Karaikal.
 Chief Superintendent, Pondicherry University Examination, Avvaiyar Govt. College for Women, Karaikal.
 Chairman, Board of Question Paper setters for B.com (CBCS-2011)
 Chairman, Board of Question paper setters for the Certificate Programme in Tax Practice, Alagappa University, Karaikudi
 External Examiner for Ph.D Thesis.
 Member in Executive Body, KendriyaVidyalaya Sangathan, Karaikal.
 Examiner- Confidential Work at Commission's Office, Tamilnadu Public Service Commission, Chennai (2013)
 Member of Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) Avvaiyar Govt. College for Women, Karaikal.
 Member of UG Board of Studies in Commerce.

Roll Of Principles:

Dr.V.S.THIRUMAVALAVAN 02.06.1998 30.06.2001
Thiru.A.RAJENDRAN 04.07.2001 19.07.2004
Thiru.A.MANICKAM 20.07.2004 17.08.2004
Tmt.R.HEMALATHA 18.08.2004 08.06.2005
Dr.BASSAVA RAMACHANDRAN 09.06.2005 30.09.2005
Thiru.D.KRISHNAMURTHY 01.10.2005 26.12.2007
Dr.R.VASANTHAKUMARI 27.12.2007 20.08.2008
Dr.V.RAMASSAMY 21.08.2008 20.12.2012
Dr.P.NALLASAMY 02.01.2013 21.09.2014
Dr.CHERYL-ANN GERARDINE SHIVAN 22.09.2014 29.02.2016