To forge a just and liberated society by moulding the youth with integrity, morally specific, socially responsible, academically trained, and economically contented.
- Train the students academically excellent so as encompass the cut-throat competitive market, through quality education.
- Develop an analytical mind and appropriate skills among students.
- Encourage the faculty to be more professionally competent, committed, and compassionate.
- Facilitate upholding of Noble Human Values all through life.
The Department of Economics was established in the year 1992 with the undergraduate program. Prof.Babukkutty Thomas was the first Head of the Department. Later in 2005 Prof M.T.Kuttiachan took charge as the Head of the Department. At present, there are 200 students studying in the department with Dr. Silvi T.S as the Head of the Department since 2016. The department was elevated to a Post Graduate Department in the year 2014, with BA Economics in the aided and MA Economics in the self-financing stream. It has six faculty members with notable academic tracks and has ICT-enabled classrooms and a library at the department level. The members of the faculty have served as members of the Board of Studies (UG), the University of Calicut and have undertaken minor projects of UGC under the 12th plan. The department has already 21 outgone batches.
Socio-economic Survey @ Tribal Colony
Tribal Colony Visit
Onam Celebrations @ Department of Economics
World Environment Day @ Kaavu
25-03-2022 to 29-03-2022
BA Economics IIIrd Year Students - Study Tour
Seminar on Financial Inclusion in association with Kerala Bank
Socio-Economic Survey in Melekappu Tribal Colony
Seminar on Healthy Relationships In association with WDC PRC & KSWDC
Christmas Celebrations 2021 @ Department of Economics
A Skill Development Programme
Inter- Collegiate online speech competition in connection with World Population Day on 11th July 2021
Inter- Departmental cross-word Puzzle competition in connection with World Population Day on 11th July 2021
Online Competition in connection with World Reading Day - June 19th 2021
World Environmental Day celebrations 2021
Webinar on "Career Prospects in Economics"
National Webinar on "Is Virtual Teaching a New normal? Exposures & Experiences from Indian Experiments
Tuition for Tribal Students
14-02-2020 to 15-02-2021
Orientation programme on UPSC
Seminar on Gender and Development - Babukutty Memorial Lecture Series 14
"Kaavu" a Biological Park - Inauguration
Inter-Departmental Debate on "Union Budget 2019"
Orientation to First year Students
Flood Relief Programme 2018
Seminar on "Economics & Ethics of Private Property"
Awareness programme on Digital Economy and E-Banking - Babukutty Memorial Lecture Series - 13
Invited lecture on "Demonetisation in India"
One day National Workshop on "Techniques for Data Analysis in Research"
"Ooru Ulsavam" - Melekkappu Colony
National Seminar on Wayanad Agricultural Economy since 1991 – Inauguration