Department of Economics
The Department of Economics endeavours to impart specialized knowledge in field of Economics to create a class of skilled professional and intellectuals to cope with the challenges in the era of globalization. The Department aims to acquaint students with problems of the economy and enable them to cope up with professional competency. The dedicated and sincere faculty of the Department is devoted to enhance the capabilities and capacities of the students by creating opportunities in rural as well as urban segments of the economy. The curriculum of the courses offered is designed to teach, train and prepare human resources with scientific knowledge and professional acumen in multidisciplinary areas and is best suited to develop analytical aptitude the students. The Department is equipped with a modern state of art library, a computer laboratory with internet facility and a conference/seminar room with advanced teaching aids. The teaching and training is provided through expert lectures, seminars, documentaries, language laboratory and study tour/ industrial visits with sole aim to prepare a cadre of qualified intellectuals and trained economists and professionals for administration, education and research areas. To enhance the international exposure and competency of students, the Department has successfully organized two international Conferences on Microfinance, Microentrepreeurship and Skill Development in association with BanquePopulaire Chair in Microfinance of the Burgundy School of Business, Dijon, France in 2013 & 2015, one data dissemination Workshop in 2013 and one Students ; Seminar in 2015 . Presently, the Department offers three courses, e.g., Ph.D. in Economics, M.A. in Economics (Hons.) Integrated (5 Year) and M.A. in Economics (2 Year).