The department of Economics came into existence with the inception of the college and Degree classes opened in 1981, as the local gentry intended to educate the students on commercial and economic front in the Port City as well as commercial town of Chandbali so that they can get placement in financial sectors like: Banking, Insurance, Statistical units, Govt. and private enterprises and above all Self Employment. Since then this department has been working sincerely to cherish the desire of the public through teaching and learning process.

The department organized unit test , group discussion , distribution of papers and career counselling updating the students with the recent changes in economic scenario taking place from time to time in order to develop their standard to face the challenging needs in a dynamic set up . Eminent academicians are invited to deliver their presentation in the department. Our students have scored success in P.G. / M.Phil and undergone JNU, New Delhi. Besides large number of students are entering into the job sector every year and rendering social service to the downtrodden and rural poor. The department of economics imparts teaching in both Pass and Honours in 3 years degree course structure.

1. Name of the department: DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

2. Year of Establishment: 1979-80

3. Name of Programmes / Courses offered: UG (Pass &Hons)

Name of Lecturer Qualification Designation Specialization No. of Yerars of Experinces No. of Ph.D Students guided for the last 4 years
Bishnu Mohan Swain M.A Reader Economic System 30 Nil
Sandhya Rani Mohanty M.A.,M. Phil Lecturer Statistics 13 Nil
Sushanta Mohakud M.A Lecturer Economic System 02 Nil