Sri Aurobindo College of Commerce and Management (SACCM) was set up in the year 2004 as one of the foremost centers of specialized learning in the industrial town of Ludhiana. SACCM bears the name of Sri Aurobindo, a modern seer and vedic scholar, and as such the institution’s traditions are heavily borrowed from his philosophy on integral education. Accordingly, the college has crafted an integral process of education, whereby the thrust is not placed on creating a highly informed individual crammed with information rather an individual consummate in character, personality and values.
The College was set up by a trust named ‘Sri Aurobindo Socio Economic and Management Research Institute’. The Managing Trustee of this trust is Padma Bhushan Awardee Mr. S P Oswal, who is also Chairman of one the leading textile conglomerates in India, The Vardhman Group. SACCM is an exclusive commerce and management college which aims to contribute to the movement of nurturing the youth as leaders of tomorrow and for strengthening the country’s economic and industrial progress. The College is affiliated with Panjab University, Chandigarh and offers co-educational undergraduate programmes like B.Com, B.Com (Hons.) Accounting and Finance , B.Com (Hons.) Management Studies and BBA.
SACCM offers its students the very best in terms of infrastructure and resources. SACCM is located at the Ferozepur Road, Ludhiana. Spread over 12 acres of land, the Campus has a built up area of 82,000 sq ft, has lush green lawns, state-of-the-art teaching and administrative blocks, sports grounds and indoor sports complex. The lecture halls are well equipped with audio-visual teaching aids that aid in accelerating the effectiveness of teaching- learning processes.
The College lays great emphasis on high quality education and Student centeric learning. Its unique learning approach is designed to significantly contribute to the growth and development of each student. The learning environment of the College is challenging and requires disciplined conduct from the students. The teaching methodology is a blend of conceptual and experiential learning. Lectures are supplemented with case studies, practical assignments, group exercises, projects, personal skill development workshops and industrial visits. SACCM has strategically invested in its faculty by appointing best, brightest and fresh academic talent out of the lot. The faculty uses innovative teaching methods synergizing their research knowledge and corporate experience to train the student on professional lines.
SACCM aspires to be one of the best commerce and management colleges in India. Despite being a young institution with just a decade and a half long history to reckon with, the College has consistently produced excellent results in University examinations. Over the last sixteen years, 32 students of the College have won the Panjab University Gold Medals in academics and more than 221 students have featured amongst the top 10 position holders in the University examinations. Apart from academics, the College students have regularly won prizes in co-curricular activities such as debates, elocution, fine arts, musical events and in the field of sports at the University level.
In a short span of sixteen years, the College has fastly matured to become one of the most sought-after institutions in the region for an education in commerce and management. As a responsible institution of the society it shall follow its motto ‘Visant L’Excellence’ and persevere to scale new milestones in the times to come for the greater good of its students and the country at large.