A one day UGC Sponsored National Seminar in Economics on “Micro Finance and Women Empowerment” was held on 22nd January 2016. The Seminar was inaugurated by Prof. C.M. Kotturshettar, Former Chairperson, Dept of Commerce, Karnatak University. Also present on the occasion were Dr. I. S. Malekar, Secretary, Karnataka Northern Diocese, and former Principal, and other dignitaries and invitees.