Department of Economics

Established in 2010, the Department of Economics of Govt. College, Ambalapuzha is one of the growing departments of economics in Kerala. At present the department, under the leadership of existing faculty members offers academic programmes. Faculty in the department engages in workshops, seminars, industrial interfaces, and related programmes. All faculties possess PhD, and are doing research projects.

Economics is the mother of all social sciences including commerce and management. The subject is closest to the understanding of the practical life of humans. It has become the most sought after subject today. The growth and power of the economies of the world may be explained and would also depend on the intellect of the economists. Hence economists have the privilege in their hands in shaping the future of the world.

VISION:  Establish uniqueness as a department of elevated standard in teaching and research in Economics, and to serve the society.
MISSION: Endow students with superior knowledge, information and skills to tackle real world economic and social problems and to embark on forward-looking research on contemporary economic and social issues.

Overview: BA Economics course is one of the most sought after programme of the college. The numbers of applications received vastly outnumber the number of seats that is available. The seats are filled to the maximum. This shows that the number of youngsters in the area wanting higher education is going up. A good majority of the students belong to the poorer sections of the society.  By looking at the geographical profile of the students, it is clear that the students come from the nearby areas of the college.

Courses offered by the department:


Name Designation Phone/Email Qualification
Dr.B.PRADEEP KUMAR Head of the Department, Assistant Professor, Coordinator,WWS 91-9496155644 | | UGC/NET, PhD
Dr.Mothi George Assistant Professor, PTA Secretary 9446584883, 0477-2244883 | PhD,UGC-NET
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