The PG Department of Commerce organised a workshop on 25th October 2022 for the PG & UG final year students on the topic ‘E-filing process of GST: A practical outlook’ in association with ICA Cochin. The resource persons of the workshop were Mr Ronnie Thomas James, Centre Director of ICA Cochin and Mr Praveen P.P, Faculty of ICA Cochin.

The programme started with an opening remark of Ms Shamila N.A.,Assistant Professor, Department of Commerce. The workshop aimed to gain an understanding of the GST concept, its advantages and types. The workshop created a structured and practical environment to understand the basic nuances of the GST framework. The steps involved in filing, the eligibility criteria for registration, types of GST returns were explained with the help of a GST simulator software.

The programme provided insight on the maintenance of records for compliance under GST and familiarize the students with the usage of technology and the process of return filing under GST. The Practical demonstration of the entire compliance of GST was a new experience for the students and was highly beneficial to them. The session concluded at 12.30 pm with a quiz competition. Ms.Maria Sebastian, second year student proposed vote of thanks for the session.