அறிவால் விளையும் உலகு
Wisdom Makth the World

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Department of Economics was established in the year 2005. The Government of Tamil Nadu was very keen to set up this Department in this University to cater to the needs of the students in this backward region.

VISION

  • Envisioned to bolster higher education to deprived sections.
  • Ignite the young minds in the direction of overall development.
  • Disseminate the research findings to benefit the community.

MISSION

  • To provide Quality Education, Research and Extension of Higher Education.
  • To actively engage in Research and Extension on different areas within the broad domain of Economics.

PROGRAMMES OFFERED

  • M.A.,
  • M.Phil.,
  • Ph.D., (Part time and Full time)

FACULTY

  • Dr.K. Jayaraman (Associate Professor)
  • Area of Specialisation : Maritime Economics and International Trade
  • Email : kjayaraman2@gmail.com
  • Phone : 0427-235030
1
1
1
1
1

ACTIVITIES

  • Collaboration with the District Rural Development Agency, Government of Tamil Nadu for Integrated Rural Energy programme in Salem district.
  • Coconut Development Board, Government of India. Statistical Survey for Concurrent Estimation of Coconut Production in Dharmapurai and Krishnagiri Districts.
  • National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad conducted survey on Impact of Women Empowerment in National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in Tamil Nadu.
  • Nirmal Gram Puraskar Conducted by SEVA Society of the Department of Water and Sanitation, GOI, New Delhi. Survey conducted in Salem and Thanjavur District.

FACILITIES

LIBRARY

The Department Library has 2100 reference documents, and more than 100 research reports. In addition to our students and staff, researchers from outside institutions refer these documents.

COMPUTER

The Department is equipped with more than 20 computers with internet connectivity. Both the students and teachers use the computers.

SMARTCLASS ROOM

With the funding from the State Government, a Smart Class Room is being established. This will be used for conducting regular classes and for organising seminars and special lectures

GOLD MEDAL

The Department of Economics provides six Gold Medals every year for outstanding students of PG Degree in Economics.The following Entrepreneurs have instituted gold medals for meritorious Students in Economics.

  • Salem Sekar Enterprises gold medal.
  • Narasus Smt.Mahalashmi Ammal gold medal.
  • AVR Sudarsanam gold medal.
  • Madhaiyan. M. Thangammal gold medal.

ENDOWMENTS

This Department has got four Endowments such as

  • Rural Economics – Professor N.Rajamani Endowment.
  • Industrial Economics – Narasus Smt. Mahalashmi Endowment.
  • Environmental Economics – AVR Sudarsanam Endowment and
  • ooperative Madhaiyan. M. Thangammal Endowment.

SCHOLARSHIPS

P.G., & M.Phil., Students

  • Tamil Nadu Government Scholarship.
  • Dr. B.R. Ambedhkar Scholarship.
  • Rajaji Scholarship.

DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

  • University Research Fellowship.
  • University Grants Commission.
  • Tamil Nadu State Co-operative Union.
  • Indian Council For Social Science Research.
  • Tamil Nadu Government.

The University Research Fellowship holders have been selected based on the State Level Competitive examination.

#

DOWNLOAD

Programmes Syllabus
M.A View
M.Phil View
Ph.D View

ALUMNI

CONTACT

  • Department of Economics

  • Periyar University
  • Periyar Palkalai Nagar
  • Salem – 636011
  • Tamil Nadu
  • India
  • Ph: 0427-2345766 (Ext.No:259 , 260)
Posted on 13 Dec 2018
“PRIDE December 2018 Examinations Online Application “

Read More

Posted on 12 Dec 2018
WEB TRAINING PROGRAMME ON URKUND:ANTI PLAGIARISM SOFTWARE

Read More

Posted on 10 Dec 2018
Rules to be followed for Plagiarism Checking

Read More

Posted on 08 Dec 2018
Walk-In Interview : The Post of JRF to work under the research project sponsored DST, Govt. Of India

Read More

Posted on 07 Dec 2018
AUGUST 2018- PRIDE EXAMINATIONS - REVALUATION RESULT

Read More

Posted on 06 Dec 2018
Tender Notice - Equipments for the Department of Physics

Read More

Posted on 06 Dec 2018
Tender Notice - Lab Table and Island tables for the Department of Botany

Read More

Posted on 06 Dec 2018
PRIDE – EXAMINATION REVISED FEES STRUCTURE

Read More

Posted on 06 Dec 2018
Ph.D. Programme Online Registration Application for Common Entrance December 2018 Session

Read More

Posted on 05 Dec 2018
Notification : Inviting Researcher of the University/ Research laboratories in India/ Abroad.

Read More

Posted on 05 Dec 2018
PRIDE ADMISSION PORTAL IS OPEN

View Details

Posted on 03 Dec 2018
Tender Notice - Purchase of Island Table in the Department of Environmental Science

View Details

Posted on 04 Dec 2018
Tender Notice - Island tables for the Department of Microbiology

View Details

Posted on 03 Dec 2018
Tender Notice - Purchase of Island Table in the Department of Environmental Science

View Details

Posted on 30 Nov 2018
Tender Notice - Purchase of Capillary Suction Timer and Accessories

View Details

Posted on 30 Nov 2018
Tender Notice - Work of Lab Cupboard Door ( Balance one part 93.55Sqft).

View Details

Posted on 28 Nov 2018
Tender Notice – Printing of Periyar University Calender-2019 ( R14 Section) from reputed firms.

View Details

Posted on 22 Nov 2018
Alumini Meet - 2018

View Details

Posted on 15 Nov 2018
PRIDE : Extension of Date for Fees Payment

View Details

Posted on 12 Nov 2018
DECEMBER 2018 - UICP Examinations - Last Date for Submission of Appplication

View Details

Posted on 12 Nov 2018
SUB : Revised Fees Structure ( Affiliated Colleges / University Department / PG Extension Center )

View Details

Posted on 12 Nov 2018
Pennagaram Constituent College - College Committee List

View Details

Posted on 02 Nov 2018
AUGUST 2018- PRIDE EXAMINATIONS - RESULT

View Details

Posted on 01 Nov 2018
PRIDE - NO DUES FOR CONVOCATION - 2018

View Details

Posted on 01 Nov 2018
PRIDE EXAM - MAXIMUM PERIOD FOR COMPLETION OF COURSE

View Details

Posted on 31 Oct 2018
Circular for Study Centres - Tuition Fees

View Details

Posted on 25 Oct 2018
Circular for Study Centres - Using of Periyar University Name and LOGO

View Details

Posted on 20 Nov 2017
Inviting Express of Interest to Establish “Learning Support Centre” and Service to Co-ordinate Periyar University Distance Education Programmes.

Read More

Posted on 06 Dec 2018
International seminar on “Research Intelligence and Databases” on 14th December, 2018.

Read More

Posted on 22 Nov 2018
A Two Day National Seminar on FOOD is not just a CURRY : Raison d’etre of Food in Literature (FDLT-2019)

Read More

Posted on 22 Nov 2018
International Conference on current approaches in Nutraceuticals and food technology for Diabetes Management (ICNDM-2019)

Read More

Posted on 11 May 2018
Department of Microbiology – International Conference on Extremophilic Microbes for Sustainable development in agriculture environment and Health – from 19th Dec to 21st Dec 2018

Brochure 

Registration Form