Economics

Department of Economics

The Department of Economics was established in 1979 with the introduction of an Under Graduate aided regular course in Economics. In 1982 a Post Graduate Programme in Economics was added. The department has a high track record of excellence in the University examinations. At present there are 34 students studying in the post-graduate course in Economics and 157 students studying in the under graduate course. History and Political Science are the complimentary papers offered in the U.G. Programme. The optional papers for the P.G. Programme are Business Management, Marketing Management and Personal Management. The Department has a library with a good collection of latest books, national and international journals, periodicals, R.B.I. Bulletin and World Bank Publications. Every Year the Department conducts varied Outreach Programme and Extension Activities. The Economics Alumni Association has instituted the Best Outgoing Student Award in the U.G and P.G Programmes. The Department also conducts an Annual All Kerala Intercollegiate Debate Competition for Prof. E. Antony Isaac Ever Rolling Trophy instituted by the Economics Alumni Association.