B.A Degree course in Economics was introduced in our college in the year 1970 with a sanctioned strength of 40 students. Ever since its inception, the department is dedicated to its credit of producing potential students fit to meet the demands of this competitive society. The department strives to provide quality education with special emphasis on responsible citizenship, secular outlook and moral values by encouraging the academic and personal growth of students.
Strengths and Achievements
The faculty is actively involved in training of students to create a research aptitude with specific focus on mathematical economics which will enhance their chances for further career advancement. The department aims to create responsible citizens who intervene in their respective environment effectively.
Methodology of teaching learning
Class rooms are equipped with projectors and portable mike systems
Programme: BA Economics
Complementary 2: Mathematical Economics
Open Course: Fundamentals of Economics.
Choice Based Course: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Economics
Add-on Course: Entry into Govt. Services
Economics Association OIKONOMIA is a vibrant association in the college which creatively intervenes in various academic and co-curricular activities enhancing the all round development of students.Publication of department Manuscript ‘Ecospark’ is an initiative by the association to bring out the creative potential of the students.
Visits to Premier Academic centres
|Place of visit||Purpose of visit||Date& Year|
|RBI, Kochi||Attending the class on recent changes in the monetary policy||June 2017|
|Department of Applied Economics, CUSAT, Kalamassery||Know about the new frontiers of Applied Economics||November 2016|
|Startup Village, Kalamassery||To familiarise the new startup ventures and inculcating entrepreneurship among students||Jan-15|
|St Teresa’s College Ernakulam||Attending the “Discussion on Indian Economy and Economic Survey” by DrAravindSubramaniam, Cheif Economic Advisor, Govt of India||Feb-17|
|POC Palarivattom||Attending the Debate on Demonetisation; Impacts and Consequence||Dec-16|
|Modern Bread Factory, Kochi||Industrial Visit||Every year December|
|Hill Palace Museum, Tripunithura||to understand the past and get to know the historical importance||Every year August|