Department of Economics
In this department the faculty members and the students together make the learning enjoyable. The department takes the initiative to break the boundary of classroom. Frequent visits are organized to villages to have an idea of their lifestyle and economic condition. Recently, the department organized UGC sponsored National Seminar on Microfinance in collaboration with the Livelihood School, Hyderabad.
Faculty and their research interest:
Dr. Atanu Thakur, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Research Interests : Livelihoods and sustainable development, Gender Economics, Microfinance and System of Rice Intensification (SRI).
Dr. Tapasi Biswas, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Head
Research Interests:Informal Sector, Manufacturing Industry, Economics of disability
Dr. Pampa Sen Gupta, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Research Interests :
1. Labour and Demographic Economics (Emphasis on Gender Discrimination in Indian Labour Market)
2. Mathematical and Quantitative Methods (Emphasis on Econometric Methods)
3. Health, Education and Welfare (Emphasis on Gender)
4. Globalisation and Inclusive Growth (Emphasis on Indian Economy)
Shri Subrata Kumar Kundu, M.Sc., MBA
Lecturer (Part Time)
Research interest: 1. Urban Development