Department of Economics is one of the oldest departments of the College having been established alongside the College itself. It has always strived towards academic excellence through an updated and innovative syllabus.
The department was established in the year 1959 and currently has a two-member faculty. The vision of the Department ever since its establishment is to work towards enriching the lives of its student community by exploring economic issues and ideas to acquire new frontiers of knowledge without losing sight of fundamentals of the subject taught. The department keeps restructuring its syllabus according to the change in Global and National scenario. The department has now introduced new and innovative methods of teaching such as practical papers in very semester. This will enable students to understand the subject better and also make them competitive to face international and national level entrance examinations. There is a club exclusively for the students of economics where competitions are conducted in various fields such as debates, group discussions, quiz etc which enhances the student’s calibre and the club also plays a major part in the youth festival conducted every year which helps the student learn the application of the subject beyond the class room teaching.