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  •              The Department of Economics was started in the academic year 2011-12.  The Department offers 2 years Masters Degree Course in Economics under Semester Scheme with Choice Based Credit System.(CBCS)The intake of Students for the Ist Semester has been fixed at 39 Under Merit Category and 03 Under Payment Cum Merit Category, totaling to 41. In order to enable the students to compete effectively in the job market, greater importance is being given for skill formation during their training in the Department. The students are helped in every possible way to improve their communication, analytical and writing skills. Besides covering the topics mentioned in the syllabus, the Faculty makes every attempt to kindle students' interest in current issues. The Department has imparted quality education to several Post Graduate students, some of whom are now well placed .

  • Name of the Department    Department of Post-Graduate Studies and Research in Economics
    Year of Establishment 2011-12
    Name of the Chairman Prof. B. Jayarama Bhat
    Name of the Co-ordinator
    Address of the Department Department of Post-Graduate Studies and Research in Economics
    Kuvempu University, Post-Graduate Centre
    Basavanagara, B.H.Road, Kadur - 577458
    Phone: +91(0)08267-221655,  Fax: 08267-221655
    E-mail: pgcentre@gmail.com, ravinkadam123@gmail.com
  • Programmes Nature & Duration Eligibility Intake
    M.A CBCS, Two-year, Four Semesters B.A., with Economics 39+03
    M. Phil Full-time: One year
    Part-time: Two years
    M.A., in Economics 03/Faculty
    Ph. D 3-5 Years M.A., in Economics 05+2/Faculty
  • Sl.No. Name Qualification Designation Area  of  Specialisation
  • Research Projects
    Sl.No. Title Funding Agency Principal Investigator Co-Investigator Amount Status
    Research Scholars
    Sl.No. Name Title of Thesis Research Type Guide
  • Workshops/Seminars/Conferences organized and Funding Agency :
    Title Level Year Funding Agency
    U.G.C.Sponsored Refresher Course in Economics State 2000 UGC
    Recommendations of Eleventh Finance Commission State 2001 Kuvempu University
    GATS- Challenges and Prospects for India National 2004 Kuvempu University

    Relevance of Co-Operative Sector in the Changing Economic Scenario

    National 2007 Government of Karnataka
    Infrastructure Development: Current Scenario and future challenges National 2008 Kuvempu University
    Re-engineering co-operatives National 2008 Kuvempu University

    A Placement Cell has been contemplated to establish and function in the Department in collaboration with the University Guidance Bureau.