Department Of Economics - Shift 1


Scope of the Course:

  • Economists  are  employed  in  large  numbers  in  industries,  institutions  and  different departments  of  the  Government. 
  • Financial  institutions  –  both  national  and  international absorb  Economists  with  some  training.  
  • With globalization the  need  for  economists  in business and industry is growing. 
  • Hence, constant effort should be made to improve the skill and knowledge of the students of economics and make them employable. 

Aims and goals of the course

  • To take cognizance of the different economic systems that are prevailing
  • To make the students know about the basic functions of an economy, 
  • To enable the learners understand the various markets and their roles in an economic set-up, 
  • To hone one's skill in analysis and interpretation of economic principles, 
  • To equip enough knowledge to start an enterprise. 
  • To develop self-confidence among student community. 
  • To cater to the present day need of the society. 


  • To impart quality education in Economics to Rural and Economically weaker students
  • To make the students creative and research oriented
  • To provide a platform to the students to exhibit their talents and creativity


  • To provide education not only to acquire knowledge but also to inculcate a sound philosophy for a holistic living
  • To encourage self evaluation, personality development and guide the students to strive towards perfection and competence
  • The Department of Economics provides excellent teaching and learning environment with its focus on continuing education



Program Outcomes

After  completion  of  three  years,  the  program  should  be  able  to  demonstrate  the following abilities among the students:- 

  • To supply young economists. 
  • Employability. 
  • Develop  the  opportunities  in  analyzing  the  problems of  society  and  finding  a solution. 
  • To develop self-confidence.
  • To meet the challenges of the ever changing economic environment. 
  • To develop skills and ethics 
  • To develop value orientation. 
  • To make them good citizens and to discharge their social responsibility. 
  • To prepare them for higher studies


1971 -1972        -  Under Graduate courses was started 
1980- 1981       -  Post Graduate was started
1990-1991          -  Inauguration of part- time Ph.D programme 
2006-2007          -  Inauguration of part time M.Phil programme 
2006-2007          -  Inauguration of full- time Ph.D programme 
2008-2009          -  Inauguration of full - time M.Phil programme 

Programs offered

Staff Achievement


Student Achievement


Department Association Activities


Prominent Alumni


Research Projects Received

Thrust Areas of Research

  • Environmental Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Economics of Human Development
  • Health Economics
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Eco-Tourism
  • Labour Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Industrial Economics
  • Marketing
  • Banking
  • Women Studies



Contact Details

044 2245 1746