DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
A Short History
The department of Economics started functioning in 1981 as a part of the Pre-Degree and currently offers various Economics courses for students. In 1998 B. An Economics (Model II-Insurance) was commenced with Prof. Rethina Raju as the founding Head of the Department. The curriculum prescribed by the M.G. University gives special emphasis on Insurance (vocational course). Soft skill training and intensive placement training are given to equip the students to meet the needs and skills demanded by the national and international job market.
The department strives for the holistic development of the students by imparting high-quality education through innovative and student-centric teaching-learning methods for the service of the country. The Economics Association always takes initiatives to organize special lectures, budget discussions, debates, and symposia, national and international seminars that help the students to get a wide exposure to changing global and national economic scenarios and help them to broaden their vision. Along with the economics courses, the department also conducts Industrial visits and undertakes field projects to provide real-world experiences in addition to the theoretical knowledge gained from classrooms.
Additional Certificate Courses Offered
- Fundamentals Of Insurance
- Banking And Insurance