Department Of Economics

Introduction

Department of Economics established in our college on June 1986, as college open. The Economics department is working under the social science faculty. This department makes Annual plan as per University norms and implements it strictly. In our department students take admission as per university rules.

Osmanabad District in Maharashtra is considered as India’s 3rd backward District and Paranda Tahsil belongs to the same District. Students coming to our college are from rural area and economically backward area, that’s why we try to guide them in the field of professional skills to fulfill their daily needs. We organize various extracurricular activities to enhance their knowledge. For this we conduct the tours to visit Sugar, factories, Bank Self-help group etc.

To offer update knowledge, the department conducts various programs such as group discussion, seminars, Test management also motivates the teachers to enhance their research knowledge especially for participation in state, national, and international seminars and conferences.

Faculty of our department Asst. Prof. Kharde A.C. awarded Ph. D. from Dr. BAMU Aurangabad in 2017.

The golden achievement of our department is it has organized just 32nd Marathwada regional Economics conferences from 15 Nov. to 16 Nov. 2014. An academic performance of Economics department is very good. Students of Economic department settled in their life in various sector like Business, farming, Banking, Teachers profession and police department.

SCOPE OF THE ECONOMICS

1. The subject has great scope to achieve job opportunities in the following fields.
2. Government Departments: Indian Economic Services (IES) through UPSC.
3. Corporate Sector: Job titles such as Data Analysts, Financial Analyst, Research Analyst, Business Analyst, Economic Research Analyst, Market Analyst, etc.
4. Banks / Financial Institutions: Job at an entry level position in Bank, MNCs and research firms.
5. Teaching: One can appear for NET / SET exam to qualify for working as Assistant Professor / Associate Professor in College / University.
6. Research: One can opt for fellowship programmes offered by IIMS and other Management institutes
7. Statistical Organizations: CSO, NSS offers jobs for graduates in Economics.

IMPORTANCE OF THE SUBJECT

1. There is growing need for economists and experts in today’s dynamic world of economy. Economics has a vital role in one’s day to day life.
2. To understand and analyze Social, Political and Economic Life of an individual.
3. To get the knowledge of optimizing resource utilization and reduce wastages.
4. To plan for economic development of a country and society’s overall prosperity.
5. To use resources in the best possible way for obtaining maximum profit.
6. To study the problem of poverty, population, unemployment, pollution of a country.

VISION OF THE DEPARTMENT

Empowerment students through study of subject of economics.

OBJECTIVES

1. To empower the student for placement.
2. To develop Overall Personality of the Students

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DEPARTMENT

1) Highly qualified and committed faculty members.
2) Students’ performance is outstanding in cultural and co-curricular activities of the college.
3) Research based activities.
4) Papers such as Micro and Marco Economics, Indian Economics And Developement are introduced, which are useful for research.

INTRODUCTION OF DEPARTMENT

S.G.R.G Shinde College was established in 1987. The Economics Dept. was also established at the same time and started catering education to first year students. The first graduation batch came out in 1990. The department has always remained in touch with the students of the two streams i.e. Arts & Commerce.

Papers taught in Department (U.G)

Class Name of the Papers
B.A. I year (Sem-I) 1. Micro Economics
2. Indian Economy
B.A. I year (Sem-II) 3. Theory of Price
4. Money & Banking in India
B.A. II Year (Sem-III) 5. Macro Economics
6. Development & Planning
B.A. II Year (Sem-IV) 7. Public Finance
8. Statistical Methods
B.A. III Year (Sem-V) 9.International Economics (compulsory)
10.Agriculture Economics (compulsory)
11.History of Economic Thought (optional)
12. Project work
B.A. III Year (Sem-VI) 13.Research Methodology (compulsory)
14.Industrial Economics (compulsory)
15.Economy of Maharashtra (opt.)
16.Project Annual work

Former Heads

Sr No. Name of the Heads
1 Prof. N.M. Godage

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE DEPARTMENT

Sr. no. Department Particulars Date of Establishment
1 Economics F.Y. B.A. Economics 1986
2 Economics S.Y.B.A. Economics 1987
3 Economics T.Y.B. A. Economics 1988

Head

Sr. No. Name of the Heads Tenure
1 Dr. Kharde A. C 1995 to till today

Teachers List (Senior College)

Sr. No. Name of the Teacher Designation Tenure
1 Dr. Kharde A. C Assistant Professor and Head 1995 to till today
2 Mr. Landage K.D .(Assistant Professor) (CHB) 2017 to till today

Teachers List (Junior College)

Sr. No. Name of the Teacher Designation Tenure
1 Mr.Gaikwd S.K Lecturer 1991 to till Today
2 Mr. Dhanve S.P Lecturer 2005 to till Today

ACHIEVEMENT OF DEPARTMENT

It is one of the departments in the college. It plays an important role in many activities. Every year results of UG classes are much better than University results. Many times our students have good ranking in competitive examination. Our past students are working in Research, Academics and Industries.

FACULTIES AVAILABLE

Sr. No. Name of the Teacher Qualification Designation
1 Dr. Kharde A. C M. A. Ph.D Assistant Professor and Head
2 Mr. Landage K.D M. A. B. Ed. .(Assistant Professor)(CHB)
3 Mr. Gaikwd S.K M. A. B. Ed. Lecturer
4 Mr. Dhanve S.P M. A. B. Ed. Lecturer

FUTURE PLAN

Sr. No. Plan of Action
1 To conduct socio-economic survey of Paranda Taluka 2020
2 To organize workshop of economic subject in the year 2021
3 To Start Self-employment guidance center up to 2022

BEST PRACTICES

Economics department conducts study tour visit to industry from the year 2011. It is inspiring for the students to make carrier and identify job sector for them. Students of economics department also visit various banks to learn their process and job opportunities in banking sector.