About our department
The illustrious journey of the Department of Economics started in the year 1951. The importance of Economics as a subject to be included in the degree level was realized by those at the helm of affairs when the College started functioning. The foresight of those great men was responsible for the rapid growth of the department. The prestige it commands today comes as no surprise when one traces its glorious beginnings. The sincerity and fervent commitment of the teachers to the cause of the welfare of the student community enabled them to reach heights. The Department offers BA Degree Programme in Economics. Agricultural Economics is the elective paper for BA Economics and Human Resource Management is the open course offered by the Department. The Department also offers MA Degree Programme in Economics. Agricultural Economics and Industrial Economics are offered as optional papers of MA Economics Degree Programme. The Department was elevated to the status of approved Research Centre in 2005.