Department of Economics

📅Last Updated on October 6, 2021

The Department of Economics  was established in 1951, under the headship of Prof. J.V. Magima.

MOTTO

“Quality Teaching and Research”


MISSION

Shall train students to think independently so that they are able to co-relate economic theory with current economic issues.


VISION

To establish the economics department as a center of quality teaching and research.


OBJECTIVES

  • To utilize the potential of brilliant students.
  • To develop critical thinking towards economic issues.
  • To develop research aptitude.
  • To upgrade weaker students.

 MEANS

  • Emphasis is laid on understanding not on memorizing.
  • Students are encouraged to participate in co curicular and extra curricular activities.
  • P.G. students undertake research activities and publication.
  • Various teaching methodologies and tools are used while imparting education.
  • Use of SPSS for developing analytical skills.
  • COURSESUnder Graduate Courses
    • B.A.
    • B.Sc.

    The B.A./B.Sc. Course is a three year degree  course. Foundation course is a compulsory subject. Economics can be opted as one of the three optional subject.

    Post Graduate Course

    • M.A. Economics

    The M.A. (Economics) course spanning four semesters to impart the necessary skills and capabilities to meet the challenges of vibrant economic environment. The course provides statistical and mathematical approach to the understanding of economic principles and policies. It also helps students to develop overall understanding towards the Indian and the Global economy.The discipline of economics enhances the students understanding towards the dynamic and drastically changing national and international economics scenario.

    Add-on Course

    • Certificate course on “Advertisement and Sales Promotion”

EVENTS / ACTIVITIES

  • The Department of Economics had organized an Online UGC NET classes from 25th May to 5th June 2021. The aim of the course is an effort to continue the process of learning that encourages acquiring competencies and skills to develop future opportunities even in unfavorable pandemic conditions. The Guest Speakers were Mr. Vivek Pandey, Mr. Ravi Dwivedi (Gautam IAS Academy) and Dr. Gita Gulati Head, Dept. of Education, Mata Gujri Mahila Mahavidhyalaya, Jabalpur. The number of students benefitted by this course was 91.

  • The Department of Economics had organized Online PowerPoint Presentation Competition on “Eminent Women Personality: Contribution towards Economy” on the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8th March, 2021. The aim of the celebration was to appreciate the Economic, Political, Social and Cultural achievements of women from all walks of life and their contribution in all Economic fields. In which the students have presented different views on Eminent Women Personality.

                   

       

  • The Department of Economics has organized a ‘Laghu Natika’ on the occasion of “Swami Vivekanand Jayanti ” on 12th January, 2021. The students depicted the massages given by Swami Viveknand. They also tried to poetry the Impact of Swami Vivekanand Teaching on youth. Shambhvi Bhanot, Komal Arora, Vaishnavi Kansana, Janvi Pnjvani, Tuhin Patel, Prasant Mishra, Rishita Tiwari, Akansha Mishra Priyanshi Gupta, Shreyansh Diwan, Kanha Shrivastav and Pragyesh Borkar have actively participated on the event.  👉Click Here to view Laghu Natika

  • Publication of Departmental Newsletter “ The Aloysian Economic Times”  Bi-Annual Newsletter 2020

  • The Department of Economics had organized Online Workshop on “Entrepreneurship Development” from 15th June – 20th June, 2020. The aim of the workshop was to inspire students to achieve and to enable students to become independent, competent, promising businessmen and to develop and strengthen entrepreneurial skills. The Guest Speakers were Dr. Caroline Saini, Mr. Rahul Agrawal, Dr. Vipin Rai, Dr. Hephzibah John and Mr. Parv Parmar. The number of students benefitted by this workshop was 38. It was very interesting session.

        

  • The Department of Economics organized a national webinar on “Development Strategies for Revival of India Economy after COVID-19” which held on 27th May 2020. The Eminent Speakers were Prof. A.D.N Bajpai, Former Vice chancellor of A.P.S University Rewa, M.G Chitrakoot Gramodayaya University, Chitrakoot and H.P University, Shimla.  Prof. Prahlad Kumar, Retd. M.G Chitrakoot Allahabad University, Pragraj, U.P, Prof. S.K. Choubey, Director  University Institute of Management, R.D.V.V Jabalpur, Prof, N.G Pendse, Controller of Examination & Head, Department of Economics, R.D.V.V University, Jabalpur and Mr. Prem Dubey, President Jabalpur Chamber of Commerce & Industry Jabalpur. 357 Participants were there in this Webinar.
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  • Publication of Departmental Newsletter “ The Aloysian Economic Times”
  • Economics Forum- The department has a vibrant forum which organises various activities, such as- Budget Discussion, Debate, Extempore, Quiz,Economic Survey etc.
  • Review of Articles
  • Editorial Review
  • Publication of Research Papers by PG Students
  • Economic Survey
  • Industrial Visit

2016-17

2017-18

  • The Department of Economics has organized a Special lecture on 20th November 2017 on the topic titled   “Samaj Vigyan me Bhartiya”.  Prof. Kuldeep Chandra Agnihotri, Hon’ Vice-Chancellor and Prof. A.D.N. Bajpai, Former Vice-Chancellor,  Avdhesh Pratap University, Rewa, Gramodya University, Chitrakoot and Himanchal Pradesh University Shimla were the speakers of the function.

           

2018-2019

  • The Department of Economics has organized a guest lecture on 13th February, 2019 on the topic  “Inclusive Inter-Sectoral Development for Sustainability: Still a Dream”.  Prof. A. Ranga Reddy, UGC – Emeritus Professor, Department of Economics, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, was the speaker of the function.

             

  • Department of Economics conducted a quiz competition on 31st August 2018. The quiz was related with the current Economic issues. There were 20 students participated in the quiz competition. To organized this quiz competition the main aim was to help the students to aware the current condition of the economy.

                                        

2019-2020

  • The Department of Economics has organized a ‘Nukkad Natika’ on the occasion of International Peace Day in the College campus, Jabalpur on 21st September 2019, In which the students have presented a Nukkad Natak on International Peace. 09 students participated in this activity. The name of the students are Shambhvi, Pranjali, Komal, Aayush, Ranjana, Nifat, Ankita, Tuhin and Shryansh.

           

  • Two Days Workshop on “The Application of SPSS for Data Analysis” for Post graduates students in all streams organized by the Department of Economics. The workshop was conducted from 24th September 2019 to 25th September 2019 (02 Days). 47 students were attended this workshop. Dr. Jai Anand Shukul, (Dean, Academics) at LNCT engineering College, Jabalpur was the Resource Person for the workshop. In which sir gave insight into how the statistical tools are used in research through SPSS.

             

Group Discussion on Impact of Industrial Production on Import and Export

St. Aloysius College (Autonomous) Jabalpur, Department of Economics has Organised Group Discussion under the banner of “Smararan Bharat Ratna Rajeev Gandhi” On 7th September 2019, under which the U.G. and P.G students have participated with enthusiasm. At the beginning of the program Post Graduate students have given input sessions on the respected topic “ Impact of industrial production on import & export”. 21 Students participated in group discussions.The students were divided into four groups and after the discussion every group has presented the outcomes of the discussion drawn by their respected groups. The group discussion was conducted successfully.

Guest Lecture On Entrepreneurship Development

  • St. Aloysius College (Auto.), Jabalpur Department of Economics in collaboration with Entrepreneurship Development Cell has organized a Guest Lecture on 1st October 2019 on the topic “Entrepreneurship Development”. Mr. Prem Dubey, President, Jabalpur Chamber of Commerce was the speaker of the function. 90 students were attended this lecture.

           

Head of Department

Area:Micro Economics, Macro Economics,Rural Development, Public Economics and Indian Economy

Dr. Reeta Chouhan

Head of Department

Area:Micro Economics, Macro Economics,Rural Development, Public Economics and Indian Economy

Dean of Social Science

Area: Macro Economics, Monetary Economics, Economic Growth and Development

Dr. Elena Philip

Dean of Social Science

Area: Macro Economics, Monetary Economics, Economic Growth and Development

Rev. Dr. G. Vazhan Arasu

Principal

Area: Indian Economy, Macro Economics, Public Finance, Business Environment

Rev. Dr. Fr. G. Vazhan Arasu

Principal

Area: Indian Economy, Macro Economics, Public Finance, Business Environment

Assistant Professor

Area: International Economics , Indian Economy , Macro Economics, Economics of Growth & Development

Dr. Anthonima K. Robin

Assistant Professor

Area: International Economics , Indian Economy , Macro Economics, Economics of Growth & Development

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
The departmental members are actively engaged in research and publication. The department edits and publishes the following journals and magazines:

  • Ninad – Multidisciplinary Research Journal (Ed. by the Department)
  • The Aloysian- College magazine – English section
  • The Aloysian Times- Departmental Magazine- Tri – Annual
  • Sarthi – Science & Religion Journal (Ed. by the Department)

PUBLICATIONS 

Journals Publication:
Type of Journals International National Others
Peer Review Journals 16 15
Non-Peer Review Journals 02 01 01
e-Journals 08
Conference Proceedings 01 01
Books Publication:
 With ISBN NO.  Without ISBN No. Chapters in Edited Books
07 05 02
Awards:
International 01
National 03
State
University
Dist. 01
College